Vazovski Mashinostroitelni Zavodi EAD

Represented By
Dr. Eng. Ivan Getsov

Dipl. Engineer
Ivan Getsov
Managing Director and member of the board of directors of VMZ EAD


“VMZ” EAD develops and produces a wide range of products for special purposes, for some of which it is the only manufacturer in the world such as ammunition, grenades, missiles, fuses, lighters, pyro-delays and others.

Currently “VMZ” is one of the biggest companies in Eastern Europe for the production of special products. The company combines in itself everything necessary for the design, development, provision of non-standard equipment, production of metal parts, filling and assembly. This completeness of the full production cycle guarantees very high quality and flexibility inherent solely to the highest class companies.

Main products
  • Grenades for use on RPG-7 grenade launcher fitted with warheads with a HEAT, tandem/HEAT, HEAT/fragmentation, FRAG/HE, thermobaric and penetration effect
  • Grenades for use on SPG-9 grenade launcher and 2А-28 gun fitted with warheads with a HEAT, tandem/HEAT, HEAT/fragmentation, FRAG/HE, thermobaric and penetration effect
  • Disposable rocket grenades launchers with anti-tank (BULSPIKE-AT, RPG-22), thermobaric (BULSPIKE-TB) and fragmentation (BULSPIKE-AP) effect
  • 122 mm rockets for use on BM-21 GRAD multiple launch rocket system
  • Air-to-surface unguided aircraft rockets of 57 mm and 80 mm caliber
  • FRAG/HE, HEAT, smoke and illuminating artillery rounds with calibers 100mm, 122mm, 125mm, 130mm, 152mm and 155mm
  • Manufacture of cartridge cases for artillery ammunition of calibers 100 mm, 105 mm, 122 mm, 130 mm, and 152 mm
  • 60 mm, 81 mm, 82 mm and 120 mm mortar rounds with FRAG/HE and thermobaric effect
  • Offensive, defensive and thermobaric hand grenades
  • “Fagot”, “Faktoria”, “Konkurs”, “Malyutka” and “Metis” anti-tank guided missiles
  • Mechanical and electromechanical fuzing and igniting devices for various types of ammunition

Company profile


A quality management system certified for conformity with the requirements of the ISO 9001:2008 international standard and NATO standard AQAP 2110 has been set up at VMZ EAD.

The high quality and up-to-date performance specifications of the products manufactured by VMZ EAD have been marked very high by the experts from the Ministry of Defense of the Republic of Bulgaria as well; some types of them have been accepted into service with the Bulgarian Army, while acceptance into service of other types is underway.


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Vazovski Mashinostroitelni Zavodi EAD
1, “Ivan Vazov” Blvd.,
4330 Sopot, Bulgaria
Tel: +359/02/980 55 04
Fax: +359/02/980 55 04
Marketing department: +359 888 494 317

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