Drilling & Blasting Services


Rock on Ground Pty Ltd (ROG) is a privately owned Australian drilling and blasting contractor specialising in drilling and controlled blasting practices, our key services include:


Drilling and Controlled Blasting for civil infrastructure projects, where rock excavation is required in close proximity to existing infrastructure such as:

  • rail lines;
  • roads;
  • pipelines;
  • powerlines;
  • bridges;
  • buildings and general infrastructure; and
  • quarries.


Drilling and blasting for open pit mining projects, providing:

  • production;
  • presplit;
  • contour/pioneering; and
  • RC grade control.


Rock on Ground also provides the following key additional services:

  • Explosives Supply: Bulk and Initiating Explosives, ANFO trucks and magazines;
  • Blasting Consultants;
  • Blast vibration and overpressure monitoring;
  • Quarry Managers for civil blasting; and
  • Drill & blast labour hire.


Our key Clients have included:

  • BGC Contracting
  • Citic Pacific Mining Management
  • Downer EDI Works
  • DTMT Construction
  • Georgiou
  • HWE Mining
  • Kimberley Metals Group
  • Laing O’Rourke
  • Leighton Contractors
  • Macmahon
  • Mining & Civil Australia
  • NRW
  • Rio Tinto
  • Thiess

Rock on Ground is also affiliated with Modular Training Pty Ltd, a Registered Training Organisation that provides shotfiring training packages to the mining and resources industry. Please visit the Modular Training site here.