Key competencies MSM GROUP is an innovative combination of armaments and munitions technologies, leading to high-performance solutions. We offer a complete portfolio of 155mm, 152mm and 122 mm artillery ammunition, including training ammunition.
155 mm Artillery Ammunition Family
155 mm artillery ammunition from the portfolio of MSM GROUP is a product that can be used in many of currently used 155 mm guns and howitzers all around the world. Our ammunition was tested in such 155 mm weapon systems like ZUZANA, NORA B-52, G5/G6, M109, M198, FH-70, KRAB, KH-179 and many others ,…. The ammunition can be used against infantry, armoured targets as well as against structures. MSM GROUP offers wide variety of 155 mm ammunition for maximum flexibility and user comfort during training and operational use. In our portfolio we offer High Explosive and Smoke projectiles of different types – standard M107 projectile, projectiles of different design – using extended range technology boat tail and base bleed units – Our base bleed ammunition of types HE ER BB and HE ER FB BB ensure extended range of more than 30km when fired from 39 calibre gun, up to 43 km when fired from 52 calibre gun. White Phosporus (WP) smoke projectile creates white phosphorus smoke cloud in battlefield area. The minimum fragment coverage area for the HE projectile is not less than 3100m2 per projectile. All of our 155mm ammunition is supplied with point detonating fuzes of our own design – KZ 984. The KZ 984 fuze fulfils all NATO standards requirements for 155mm ammunition, but we are able to offer our customers other type of fuzes – proximity, time and multi-purpose along with our NATO standard partners. Our projectiles can be supplied with wide variety of powder charges depending on the customers demand – older “textile bag” charges – M3A1, M4A2, M119, M203 as well as modern Bi-Modular charge system ensuring the best and most advanced firing capabilities. Our 155mm ammunition is currently in service in more than 18 countries around the world.
152 mm Artillery Ammunition
152 mm artillery ammunition from the portfolio of MSM GROUP is the product which was originally designed for 152 mm self-propelled gun howitzer DANA (SpGH-77), however this ammunition can be used with any 152 mm howitzer which is designed to withstand the pressure generated by the ammunition. The ammunition can be used against infantry, lightly armoured targets as well as against structures. MSM GROUP offers its customer unique solution of extended range of 152 mm ammunition which ensures the firing range of 20 km for boat tail (BT) projectile and 25.5 km for base bleed (BB) projectile. All projectiles for our 152 mm ammunition are supplied with PD fuzes of our own design – KZ 88M. The fuze fulfils all NATO standards requirements for 152mm ammunition. Our 152mm ammunition has been supplied to more than 12 countries around the world and MSM GROUP being one of the few companies producing such ammunition within NATO and EU territory ensures maximum quality of production.
122 mm HE Artillery Ammunition for 122 mm D-30 and 2S1 Gvozdika
Semi fixed 122 mm HE ammunition for 122 mm towed howitzer D-30 and self-propelled weapon system 2S1 GVOZDIKA consists of the HE projectile and cartridge case with propelling charge.
The HE projectile is equivalent to original projectile 53 OF 462, developed in former USSR. Like propelling charge can be used full charge or reduced charge to ensure wide variety of use in whole range. We offer both complete rounds, projectile with full charge (equivalent to original round 3VOF5) and projectile with reduced charge (equivalent to original round 3VOF6). Our 122 mm ammunition has been supplied to more than 9 countries around the world and MSM GROUP being one of the few companies producing such ammunition within NATO and EU territory ensures maximum quality of production.
105 mm Artillery Ammunition
Half crimped rounds are used for 105 mm howitzer M52 and M52A1 (M49 gun), M101 and M101A1 (M2A1 and M2A2 guns), M108 (M103 gun) and M56 Pack Howitzer.
Used against personnel and material, producing fragmentation effects and shock wave.