Spring Meeting 2022 Registration Open

03/21/2022

The IME Team is excited to invite our members to the 2022 Spring Meeting, May 9th – 12th, 2022, in Washington, D.C.  We are excited to offer our members two days full of collaboration an...

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IME's New President

03/02/2022

Washington, D.C. (03/02/2022) – The Institute of Makers of Explosives (IME) is pleased to announce that J. Clark Mica has been selected to become its next President effective March 14, 2022. He...

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AESC/IME JPG Standard Update

09/20/2021

Originally developed in 2008 with DOT/PHMSA, the AESC/IME JPG Standard has been successfully used to process thousands of jet perforating gun systems without the need for costly laboratory testing a...

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(Updated 5/5/2021) PHMSA Outreach: Requirement to Pass the UN 6(d) Test Expanded

01/27/2021

(Updated 5/5/2021) PHMSA Outreach: Requirement to Pass the UN 6(d) Test Expanded to 4 Additional Explosive 1.4S Entries Mandatory Compliance Date (May 10, 2021) Coming Soon Take action now As p...

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Proposed Rulemaking Seeks to Remove Duplicatively Regulated Explosives from CFATS

01/06/2021

Today, the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency (CISA) took an important step toward regulatory rightsizing by publishing an Advanced Notice of Propos...

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To promote the safety and security of employees, users, the public and the environment throughout the manufacture, transportation, storage and use of commercial explosive materials used in mining, construction and other operations essential to the development and maintenance of the national infrastructure.

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