Aerial view Factory site

Facilities

Spread over three sites in the South West of England, Event Horizon has a wide range of facilities to undertake complex explosive testing, munition disposal and explosive storage.

Offering
• 3 storage sites • Burning ground • 3 test sites, including underground
• Explosive test and trial area • Factory site • Laboratory • Impact testing range.

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Underground facility

Mine 

Assuming stewardship in 2017 of the historic Holmans Test Mine in Cornwall we have access to a unique underground testing facility.
Over 1 mile of flat underground tunnels LED lit along the main access points.
Fully confined test chambers.
Forced Air ventilation.
HSE Licensed Storage.

Explosive storage magazine

Magazines

We have ample storage for all hazard types at our main magazine site and also limited storage at our other locations. 

Process building

Factory sites

A HSE Licensed factory facility permits the manufacture, storage, breakdown and assembly of munitions and explosives. A small-scale explosive manufacture facility is available for prototyping explosive compositions.
We have at our disposal:
A range of material mixers to cover a range of material manufacture scales.
Selection of presses for manufacture, 6 Tonne, 30 Tonne inert Hydraulic Press, and remotely operated 10 Tonne, 180 Tonne explosive rated hydraulic press

Laboratory

Laboratories

Laboratory facilities house a range of chemical analysis equipment, allowing onsite analysis of We have laboratory facilities to undertake explosive formulation, analysis and special projects.

© Event Horizon Ltd

The Old Brewery, Stagman Lane,
Ashcott, Somerset, TA7 9QW, UK

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+44 1458 210280