Company Details

Nitrochemie AG


Nitrochemie belongs to Rheinmetall Waffe Munition GmbH ( 51% ) and RUAG Holding  ( 49%).

Nitrochemie is a general contractor for charge systems and a partner of ammunition producers for propellant components in the European and international markets.

The companies comprising the Weapon and Ammunition division of Nitrochemie specialize in the development and manufacture of large and medium calibre armament and ammunition. In the ammunition sector, the spectrum ranges from electronically programmable medium calibre rounds to special search fuse ammunition for artillery. In addition, the division specializes in propellants, including propelling charges for artillery and mortar rounds, propelling powders, and combustible cast parts. Moreover, the division's range of products encompasses decoy systems for air, sea and land applications, illumination and signal flares, obscurant agents and practice ammunition.

Key products :

  • Large Calibre Weapons and Ammunition
  • Medium Calibre Weapons and Ammunition
  • Propulsion Systems/Components
  • Protection Systems/Pyrotechnics
  • Naval Products
  • Air Force Products
  • Simulation and Training
  • Test Systems
  • Test and Evaluation
  • Manufacturing
  • Services



Address:Niesenstrasse 44
Country :Switzerland
Phone No:+41-33-2281020
Fax No:+41-33-2281330
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