MAXAM is an industrial group leader in the development



MAXAM is an industrial group leader in the development, manufacture and sale of:

  • Civil explosives, initiation systems and services for mining, quarries and infrastructures,
  • Cartridges and gunpowder for sports hunting,
  • Products and services for the defence industry,
  • Key raw materials for the nitro chemical industry.

Since its foundation by Alfred Nobel in 1872, MAXAM has become a global organization composed by five business units, with over 140 companies operating across the five continents, 6.000 employees worldwide, with industrial facilities in more than 45 countries and sales in over 100.

MAXAM’s global experience allows us to offer sustainably high-tech products and services of the highest quality to contribute to our client’s efficiency. As Europe’s largest blasting solutions provider to the mineral extraction industry, MAXAM combines innovative products, services and customized delivery systems to help the industry be safe, environmentally friendly and competitive. MAXAM’s management systems are certified under ISO 9001:2008 (quality), ISO14001:2004 (environment) and OHSAS 18801:2007 (Occupational Health & Safety). MAXAM is a member of RESPONSIBLE CARE and supports the GLOBALCOMPACT.

MAXAM will contribute to SLIM developing new explosive application technologies especially focused for small mineral deposits (WP4 coordination). To do so it will collaborate with the R&D partners, participating in the conception and in the validation phase (WP6) of these new technologies in the mining operations, working with the validation experts.

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MADRID 28042