History, Vision and Mission

EPC Nordex began in August 2016 with the acquisition of Nordex Explosives Ltd by EPC Groupe – an international explosives company with 120 years of pedigree in the explosives industry.

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Nordex Explosives has been in operation since 1970, known as the only Canadian manufacturer of explosives.

The combination of EPC Groupe’s surface technology and mining expertise with Nordex Explosives underground knowledge and history makes EPC Nordex a force in the Canadian market place.

EPC Nordex is looking to expand its range of products and services within both the underground and surface markets, capitalizing on its unique position in Northern Ontario.

EPC Nordex will now adopt the EPC Groupe motto of “Concentrated Energy” and focus on putting safety as its number one priority in all its operations whilst delivering a customer centric service.


To become the number one integrated supplier of commercial explosives through delivering a full service philosophy to the mining, construction and quarry industries of Canada.


Our Vision will be achieved by being passionate, delivering high level customer service and adding value in all the services and products delivered to the customer. The integrated approach to business is a long term philosophy looking to share the benefits of the final blasting output ; Concentrated energy is the term we use to encapsulate our Mission.

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