MAXAM is a global technology company, specializing in the design, development, manufacture and application of energy materials. It structures its activity into four business units - Blasting solutions for mining, quarries and public works; - Cartridges and gun powders for use in hunting and recreational shooting; - Products and systems for the defence and security sector; - Production of key primary products in nitrochemical activity Founded by Alfred Nobel in 1872, our team is made up of more than 6500 people of 80 different nationalities, present in over 45 countries, all with a common goal: our contribution to our clients'? value chain, wherever they may be in the world, will lead to sustainable progress and development for society as a whole. MAXAM ended financial year 2017 with turnover amounting to 1087 million euros. For further information, please visit: