Rheinmetall will provide its newest artillery propellant cost expertise to the U.S. Military. American Rheinmetall Munitions Inc., situated in Stafford, VA is on contract to prototype an artillery prolonged vary cost (ERC) for firing munitions out of a L58 size 155mm artillery cannon. This ERC will increase ranges achieved from U.S. Military 155mm munitions by roughly 10% over another artillery propellant at the moment fielded in the present day. American Rheinmetall Munitions’ cost is especially distinctive as a result of it may well obtain the ten% vary efficiency improve over everything of the operational temperature profile together with in ambient eventualities.

It builds upon a profitable cooperative R&D effort with the U.S. Military for L39 and L52 variations of the 155mm ERC. American Rheinmetall Munitions is a serious provider of modern, next-generation weapons and ammunition within the U.S., drawing on a worldwide portfolio of world-class munitions and armaments supplied by Rheinmetall and its associates. The corporate has been producing and supplying high-performance apply and direct-fire service ammunition for American navy and legislation enforcement prospects for a number of many years and is quickly increasing its U.S. expertise choices and manufacturing capabilities.


“American Rheinmetall Munitions continues to deliver modern applied sciences into the arms of our U.S. Joint Drive. Along with our Rheinmetall associates at Nitrochemie, we’ll introduce a propellant expertise that’s not like another in existence within the U.S. in the present day, offering U.S. Military Troopers a decisive edge in deterring and defeating adversaries” mentioned American Rheinmetall Munitions CEO, John Somich.

American Rheinmetall Munitions is a part of the American Rheinmetall household of U.S. protection firms which incorporates American Rheinmetall Programs in Biddeford, ME, American Rheinmetall Automobiles in Sterling Heights, MI, and U.S. company mother or father American Rheinmetall Protection in Reston, VA. American Rheinmetall Munitions (ARM) is headquartered in Stafford, Virginia, with manufacturing services in Camden, Arkansas, and Windham, Maine. The corporate is a part of Rheinmetall’s Weapon and Ammunition division and has been bringing the division’s world product portfolio to the U.S. marketplace for many years. Rheinmetall focuses on massive and medium caliber ammunition households and is a world chief within the area of long-range artillery, mortar and infantry programs.