Since its establishment in 1937, the plant has assembled, restored and demilitarized hand grenades and medium-to-large caliber ammunition. More recently, it has extended its range of activities to include the overhaul of missiles weapons systems, the assembly of ammunition metal components and the disposal of large quantity of anti-personnel and pressure mines, as well as practice mines.
The plant includes manufacturing facilities(for reconditioning missiles, discharging ammunition of various calibers, for disassembling projectiles, assembling and packing projectiles; furnace for demilitarizing various types of ammunition components) and laboratories.
170 people: military and civil
Ministry of Defense, Simmel Difesa
The plant was ISO 9001 certified and Vision 2000
Hand MF2000 classified by Italian MoD
Performing technical tests on various types of ammunition; carrying out performance tests on Army ammunition.