We have three well-positioned emulsion manufacturing plants and one specialty chemicals plant from which we can toll and/or custom manufacture emulsion blasting agents, oxidizers, and emulsifiers for explosives.
Nelson Brothers has been manufacturing our signature PowerNel™ emulsions for nearly four decades. PowerNel™ products are trusted across the industry due to consistency in our manufacturing process and the high-quality raw materials that go into our products. Nelson Brothers produces our own blend of fuel oil and emulsifiers giving us control over the entire manufacturing process and providing premium emulsion products. We have emulsion plants strategically placed in Alabama, Wyoming, and Kentucky. Each of our plants has a dedicated team of local lab technicians monitoring for quality control. With the added option to sensitize product at the plant, we ensure we provide the industry with optimally performing products that meet dynamic needs. Our comprehensive manufacturingis able to reach the entire U.S.
Furthermore, we are the only emulsifier manufacturer that also uses them in our own blasting agents and field operations.
Our customers have relied on Nelson Brothers in the supply of commercial explosives products since 1956. We have supplied over 17 billion pounds of our flagship PowerNelTM emulsions to customers in the United States, making PowerNelTM one of the most trusted emulsion product lines of all-time.
Our people are as trusted as our products because we strive to serve to make service a differentiating factor in every aspect of our business. We maintain a unique position as both a industry-leading and family owned company, We approach our work as such, and see each customer interaction as a chance to strengthen relationships. We have the know-how, work ethic, and drive to succeed in even the most challenging blasting conditions.
We seek to drive innovation actively rather than simply keep up. PowerNelTM emulsions are powered by cutting-edge, in-house developed and manufactured emulsifiers that continuously provide advantages in quality and capabilities. Our dedicated ISG leverages the full extent of technology available daily to develop new solutions in response to direct needs observed in the field.