Rheinmetall Denel Munition struck a first of more to come with its 40 mm and 76 mm ammunition


Rheinmetall Denel Munition concluded a deal with a prominent international client.
The 40 mm Low Velocity High Explosive and High Explosive Dual Purpose ammunition is still scheduled for delivery in 2020, while the 76 mm high explosive naval ammunition order will be completed in 2021. The 40 mm rounds is used by infantry forces and enabling engagement at ranges of 400 meters, whereas the 76 mm/62 mm ammunition is used by the Navy.

“This is another successful extension of our pre-existing relationship, following an artillery supply,” commented Jan-Patrick Helmsen, CEO of RDM.

Rheinmetall Denel Munition is a well-known international supplier for high quality 40 mm ammunition. Rheinmetall Denel Munition manufactures the full range of Low Velocity, Medium and High Velocity 40 mm ammunition and has a proven compatibility in a wide range of different 40 mm weapons. Self-destruct functionality, required by many users, have been implemented on the RDM High Velocity 40mm ammunition range. This technology has also been migrated to the Medium Velocity range of 40 mm ammunition and is currently in Qualification testing for introduction in 2021.

With more than 40 years of experience in manufacturing of 76/62 mm naval ammunition, innovative technologies, as well as a comprehensive portfolio RDM, is well-positioned as a premier supplier of naval ammunition globally.