Ulyanovsky cartridge manufacturing factory is one of the leading enterprises of the Russian defence-industry complex with over a century history. It’s the only factory that makes ammunition of all calibers from 5,45 mm to 14,5 mm – 40 items of civilian and military cartridges. In July 1917 the enterprise made the first batch of cartridges, by December 1918 the staff of the factory was extended with 3 thousand employees from the evacuated Petrograd cartridge factory. In the years of the WWI the factory produced 350 million cartridges.
In 1942 the cartridges were being made at the factory by women. Every third cartrige for the front was produced by the Ulyanovsky factory.
They apply a lot of unique technologies developed by specialists of the factory.
These cartridges are highly demanded by other countries.
The civilian cartridges produced here comply with European safety standards.