Today, Dyno Nobel is a global leader in the commercial explosives industry with more than 3,770 employees. We manufacture over 27 k tonnes of packaged explosives and more than 1.2 million tons of ammonium nitrate capacity. We have 32 manufacturing facilities on three continents (including state-of-the-art initiation systems facilities in the United States, Australia and Mexico). Also, our Engineering and Technology team supports domestic and export product sales, as well as the use of our cutting-edge technologies around the world. Founded over 180 years ago, Dyno Nobel has a unique history and a Tradition of Practical Innovation
Our founder, Alfred Nobel, changed the world by inventing dynamite and detonator in the mid-1800s and made this change sustainable by establishing the world famous Nobel Prize system. Throughout our history, we have patented more than 2,800 products, with 230 currently in effect.