Explosive Contractors, Inc.

Who we are

Services Industries:

Explosive Contractors, Inc. was created and incorporated in 1993 from the vision of the Braden family. As the family business grew, so did our reputation for quality drilling and blasting. Our success is the result of outstanding products, equipment and most importantly an outstanding safety-oriented team.

Our Blasters are certified or licensed for work in the following states: Arkansas, Illinois, Kansas, Missouri, Oklahoma and Wisconsin
 All miners are MSHA Part 46 trained
 First Aid and CPR certified
 ATF, DOT, MSHA and OSHA Regulatory Compliance Training
 Daily and weekly safety training by blaster-in-charge
 Over 300 years combined blasting & drilling experience

Industry Associations
 International Society of Explosives Engineers
 Heartland Chapter of the International Society of Explosives Engineers
Mississippi Valley Society of Explosives Engineers
Missouri Limestone Producers Association

Office Locations
Hollister, Missouri (Corporate)
Bonne Terre, Missouri
Taylor, Wisconsin