JOHNEX News

ISO Accreditation at JOHNEX

JOHNEX have once again been re-accredited to national and international standards within Health & Safety, Quality and Environmental Management.

2016 RJ (Dick) Johnson Award Announced.

Congratulations to Michelle Kopae, winner of the 2016 annual RJ (Dick) Johnson award. The RJ (Dick) Johnson Award is presented each year to the JOHNEX employee who best exemplifies the JOHNEX core values of Professionalism, Innovation, a Can Do attitude and Trustworthiness. Michelle was a clear winner in 2016, with a record 10 nominations and two Monthly Champion awards across a number of different departments at JOHNEX. Michelle applies herself diligently to every task, is always happy to assist and is actively helping to improve JOHNEX's internal processes. A worthy winner, Michelle works in JOHNEX's head office.

Salesman of the Year 2015

JOHNEX's Salesman of the Year award for 2015 was awarded to Queensland's Brendan Toll in recognition of the outstanding job he had done with customers and displaying the JOHNEX explosives core values of PICT (Professionalism, Innovation, having a "Can Do" attitude & Trustworthiness) in Queensland and the Northern Territories.

2015 R J Johnson PICT Award Winner Announced

We are pleased to announce that the winner of 2015 JOHNEX R J Johnson PICT Award for the employee who most personifies the company's PICT values of Professionalism, Innovation, having a "Can Do" attitude and Trustworthiness is Dennis Kuun.

OHSAS 18001 Accreditation

JOHNEX have recently undertaken the external auditing process to maintain its International accreditation for its Occupational Health and Safety Management Systems - OHSAS18001.

Salesman of the Year 2014

JOHNEX recently awarded their Salesman of the Year award to Western Australia’s Shaun Mulvaney in recognition of the outstanding job he had done with customers and displaying the JOHNEX explosives core values of PICT (Professionalism, Innovation, having a "Can Do" attitude & Trustworthiness) in the region.

Inaugural RJ Johnson PICT Award Winner

In a ceremony held in Perth, the inaugural annual RJ Johnson Award was presented to Katherine Charlton from our Bogan Gate, NSW operation

JOHNEX achieves ISO Accreditation across the board

JOHNEX explosives successfully achieved ISO accreditations at all Australian Manufacturing Facilities and Perth Head Office. The accreditations include Quality Management ISO 9001, Occupational Health and Safety Management ISO 18001 and Environmental Management ISO 14001.

Salesman of the Year Award

JOHNEX recently awarded their Salesman of the Year award to Queensland and Northern Territory’s Brendan Toll in recognition of the outstanding job he had done with customers and the spreading of the JOHNEX explosives brand values of “Professionalism, Innovation, Can do & Trust” in the region.

Another EZIPUMP DV MPU in the field

JOHNEX welcomes another new addition to the growing fleet of EZIPUMP DV repumpable MPUs in the field, supplied by E.M.E.A. The latest unit has been bought by Dynamic Drill & Blast, operating out of the Onslow district, northern WA.

JOHNEX explosives launch MEGADRIVE®

In their quest for a better product, JOHNEX explosives are announcing the launch of their MEGADRIVE® packaged explosive range. The formulation has been beefed up to cope with the strict demands of the mainly underground customers’ requirements and to an area of the market that is being neglected.

JOHNEX launch surface bulk emulsion - EZIPUMP®-ANE (Class 5.1)

Over the last 3 years JOHNEX explosives have been progressively researching the best emulsion formulation for the harsh Australian mining environment. In the last 3 months we have had several successful blasts using the same formulation of EZIPUMP®-ANE and our own, home engineered, emulsion delivery unit. At the end of May 2012 we were awarded the authority to blast in NSW and Queensland and already have orders for 3 more trucks.

New National Business Manager

JOHNEX explosives are pleased to announce the appointment of Kerry Hughes into the newly created role of National Business Manager.

The Innovator delivers big time!

As part of the ongoing expansion of the JOHNEX delivery fleet, the NSW branch have just taken delivery of a brand new 18 tonne explosives delivery truck - the "innovator". Based at our NSW branch, the "innovator" boasts a 550hp engine and is capable of delivering a huge mixed explosives load. We can now get larger orders to our customers quicker. Contact us today for more information.