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Clearing of PB Clermont Site Continues: Impact of Explosion Ripples Through Ammunition Industry

Clearing of PB Clermont Site Continues: Impact of Explosion Ripples Through Ammunition Industry

The second largest small arms propellant manufacturer in the world remains evacuated as a French hazardous materials company slowly continues to wet down and clear the site, hoping to avoid triggering a secondary blast or […]

PB Clermont Evacuation And Clearing Underway. Ammunition Industry Remains Ominously Silent.

PB Clermont Evacuation And Clearing Underway. Ammunition Industry Remains Ominously Silent.

One week after an explosion at the world’s second largest small arms propellant factory leveled a building, Belgian authorities have evacuated an area 350 meters out from the edges of an “explosion exclusion perimeter.” A […]

Will A Belgian Gunpowder Plant Explosion Affect The U.S. Ammo Market?

Will A Belgian Gunpowder Plant Explosion Affect The U.S. Ammo Market?

PB Clermont, the Belgian subsidiary of EURENCO which claims to have “one of the largest spherical powder production capacities in the world for small and medium calibre ammunition” experienced a significant explosion this past Friday […]