February 28, 2015 3:05 AM ET

Aerospace and Defense

Company Overview of Federal Cartridge Company

Company Overview

Federal Cartridge Company manufactures shotshell, centerfire, and rimfire ammunition and components. Its products include hand guns, riffles, rimfires, and shot guns. The company serves hunters, competitive shooters, and law enforcement organizations. It has distributors in Africa/the Middle East, the Asia Pacific Region, Canada, Europe, Latin America/the Caribbean Region, and Mexico. Federal Cartridge Company was formerly known as Federal Cartridge Corporation and changed its name to Federal Cartridge Company in January 1985. The company was founded in 1916 and is based in Anoka, Minnesota. Federal Cartridge Company operates as a subsidiary of Alliant Techsystems Inc.

900 Ehlen Drive

Anoka, MN 55303-7503

United States

Founded in 1916





Key Executives for Federal Cartridge Company

Age: 73
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Federal Cartridge Company Key Developments

Federal Cartridge Co. Wins Contract for 40-Caliber Ball and Jacketed Hollow Point Ammunition

Federal Cartridge Co. was awarded a $17,104,003 firm-fixed-price, indefinite-delivery/indefinite-quantity contract on Sept. 17, 2013 for .40-caliber ball and jacketed hollow point ammunition in support of the U.S. Coast Guard and Naval Criminal Investigative Services. The .40-caliber ball and jacketed hollow point ammunition will be used for training as well as law enforcement missions. Work will be performed in Anoka, Minn., and is expected to be completed by September 2018. Fiscal 2013 Navy working capital funds, fiscal 2012 procurement of ammunition, Marine Corps, fiscal 2013 procurement of ammunition, Navy and Marine Corps funds in the amount of $1,156,180 were obligated at the time of contract award. Contract funds will not expire at the end of the current fiscal year. Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crane Division, Crane, Ind., is the contracting activity (N00164-13- D-JN39).

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