RUAG Ammotec

Welcome to RUAG Ammotec with the brands GECO, RWS, Rottweil and Norma

RUAG Ammotec specializes in high-quality pyrotechnic products for military and civil markets and for industry. Activities include developing and manufacturing small-calibre ammunition for hunting and sports as well as armed forces and government agencies. The products are renowned for their ultimate dependability, precision and optimally engineered effect. Environmentally safe disposal of pyrotechnic products also forms part of the service portfolio. RUAG Ammotec is the European market leader in hunting and sports ammunition. It manufactures a wide range of small-calibre and special ammunition for government agencies. The company also produces a unique line of lowpollutant, NATO-qualified small-calibre ammunition for security forces. Building on its ammunition expertise, RUAG Ammotec develops innovative products such as actuator cartridges for fastening technologies and safety systems in the area of industrial pyrotechnics.   

Law Enforcement

RUAG Ammotec is highly competent in the area of ammunition for police, security and special forces. Highest reliability, best precision and optimally adapted effectiveness characterise our products and emphasise the innovative strength of the company in the global market.   

Armed Forces

Soldiers, especially infantrymen, are the focus of our product developments. RUAG Ammotec provides the perfect equipment, mainly in the form of environmentally friendly ammunition for missions and manoeuvres using the standard NATO calibres. RUAG is the first producer worldwide to achieve NATO approval for its environmentally compatible ammunition.


For years, RUAG Ammotec Ltd. has been successfully producing components for ammunition and pyrotechnic elements for civil and military applications. As a supplier for international industrial companies, we achieved an excellent reputation and are at the forefront in the field of primer technology.     

Hunting & Sports

Our company offers a unique, wide range of ammunition for the demandful hunter. The brands GECO®, RWS®, Rottweil®, norma® and Hirtenberger® cover all areas of application of shotshell, rifle and rimfire cartridges in more than 60 countries. Click here for the RUAG Ammotec website