8 ways we can help soldiers and scientists get more from what they already have

Press Releases   •   Mar 22, 2018 15:56 CET

What is it really that soldiers, marines, sailors, pilots or scientists need to do their jobs safely or effectively? As vehicles, aircraft and other platforms become more expensive, and the process of replacing them ever more challenging, we believe they need to get more performance out of what they already have. Today we are presenting 8 ways that we can help provide just that.


​3 out of 4 Olympic Biathlon Medal Winners Used Lapua Ammunition From Nammo

News   •   Mar 20, 2018 11:28 CET

What do 3 out of 4 Olympic Biathlon gold medalists have in common? They all won using Lapua ammunition from Nammo.


Loose Rounds Episode 2 - Blood Transfusions

News   •   Mar 19, 2018 05:00 CET

One of the tragedies recorded by military history is the fact that soldiers we more likely to die off the battlefield than on it, either due to illness, malnutrition, or poor treatment of their injuries. Today, the situation is radically different, and in the second episode of the podcast series "Loose Rounds," we learn more about one advancement that helped change that: blood transfusions.


How Nammo Ireland helped Japan launch the world’s smallest space rocket

News   •   Feb 23, 2018 09:41 CET

On the 3rd of February 2018, the Japanese Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) successfully launched a micro-satellite into orbit using the smallest launch vehicle in space exploration history. On board the rocket were a set of hyper-accurate control valves for its positioning system, manufactured by Nammo Ireland.


Loose Rounds Episode 1 - Mortars

News   •   Feb 19, 2018 10:47 CET

Few weapons exemplify the value of incremental improvements more than the mortar. In the first episode of the new podcast series "Loose Rounds", the show runners Adin Dobkin and Angry Staff Officer trace the development of mortars from their early beginnings in the 14th and 15th century until today's battlefields.


New podcast series to trace small technological changes that have had a big impact on the battlefield

News   •   Feb 12, 2018 13:30 CET

Interested in military history? Nammo and War Stories are launching a new podcast series that will highlight small, unexplored and uncelebrated technological developments that have had a big impact on the battlefield. Teaser trailer available now - first full episode available on Monday February 19th.


Nammo takes ownership position in MAC LLC

Press Releases   •   Jan 26, 2018 15:00 CET

Nammo is proud to announce that it has taken an ownership position in MAC LLC, a leader in the development and production of lightweight polymer cartridge cases for small and medium caliber ammunition.


Stein Erik Nodeland appointed as new Executive Vice President for Aerospace Propulsion

Press Releases   •   Jan 15, 2018 11:19 CET

​Nammo is delighted to announce that, effective Monday 15 January 2018, Mr. Stein Erik Nodeland will take over as Executive Vice President for Aerospace Propulsion.


Nammo to organize its IKAROS Sea Safety business under Hansson Pyrotech AB

Press Releases   •   Dec 15, 2017 16:25 CET

From 1 January 2018, Nammo will organize all its sea safety activities under Hansson Pyrotech AB, a 100% owned affiliate under Nammo Sweden AB. The company will be tasked with all development, marketing and sales of the IKAROS line of Sea Safety products.


Watch the 1000 mph car make its first public run

News   •   Oct 26, 2017 10:35 CEST

The BLOODHOUND Project is an international education initiative focussed around a car aimed at setting a 1,000mph (1,609km/h) World Land Speed Record. To achieve this speed, the car relies on rockets provided by Nammo, and today the car is doing its first non-rocket powered public runs at Newquay airport in Cornwall - and you can watch it all live here from 13:30 UK time!

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Nammo is an international aerospace and defense company headquartered in Norway. With 2300 staff spread across more than 30 sites and offices in 14 countries, Nammo is one of the world's leading providers of ammunition, rocket motors and demilitarization services for both military and civilian customers.


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