Atk has been awarded an indefinite delivery/indefinite quantity contract from the US Army Contracting Command for small-calibre ammunition.

ATK will supply a mix of 5.56mm, 7.62mm, and .50-calibre ammunition, while production will be carried out at the company’s Lake City Army Ammunition Plant in Independence, Missouri, US.

ATK has produced more than 10 billion rounds since 2000 and is the primary supplier of small-calibre ammunition for the US Armed Forces.