A world leader in the development and delivery of complete, seamlessly integrated 60, 81 and 120mm smooth-bore mortar systems

Established in 1860, Hirtenberger Defence Systems (HDS) has a long and distinguished history of supplying the world’s leading defence forces with state-of-the-art ammunition and explosives.

Leveraging cutting-edge technology and years of experience in the field, HDS has been manufacturing 60, 81 and 120mm calibre smooth-bore mortar systems for more than 50 years.

HDS’s mortar bombs are of the highest combat effectiveness and provide maximum safety in hostile environments all over the world – without diminished levels of performance or durability.

The product range includes all types of mortar ammunition, weapon systems, auxiliary field equipment, and aiming and sighting systems – tried, tested and in service by modern militaries the world over.

From hand-picking the highest quality raw materials, through to meticulous manufacturing, weapons integration and training, HDS offers a full 360° service to ensure today’s militaries are best-equipped for tomorrow’s warfare.