Established over 180 years ago, Dyno Nobel has a unique history and an unsurpassed Tradition of Practical Innovation. We are a global leader in commercial explosives, creating and investing in products and solutions to help our customers remain competitive.
Our founder, Alfred Nobel, changed the world with his invention of dynamite and the detonator in the mid-1800′s and changed it again when he founded the world famous Nobel Prizes.
"We know our industry and we're driving new ways of thinking"
Throughout our history, we have patented over 2,800 products with 230 patents currently in force. In fact, most of the innovative explosive products EVER INVENTED are traced through Dyno Nobel.
Today, Dyno Nobel is a global leader in the commercial explosives industry with more than 3,770 employees including some of the most highly trained blasters in the industry. We manufacture over 54 million pounds of packaged explosives and more than 1.2 million tons of ammonium nitrate capacity with 32 manufacturing facilities on three continents (including state-of-the-art initiation systems facilities in the United States, Australia and Mexico), our Engineering and Technology team supports domestic and export product sales as well as the use of our cutting edge technologies around the world.