Primed for the future.

Small arms ammunition primers engineered and manufactured in the USA.

White River Energetics is an energetic materials engineering and manufacturing firm.

We specialize in:

  • Energetics manufacturing
  • Research and development of modern energetics and manufacturing processes
  • Advanced training in energetics chemistry, safety, and manufacturing

Small arms ammunition primers made in America.

Located in a state-of-the-art facility in Arkansas, USA, WRE supports a wide range of domestic and international clients in defense and sporting markets through the manufacture and distribution of primers for small caliber ammunition.

Our manufacturing capabilities include metallics manufacturing, automated primer mix production, and our own proprietary assembly and packaging cells.

WRE Small Caliber Primers are available for pre-existing or new D&M Ammunition Manufacturing Solutions customers, international customers, and in the US through domestic distribution.


White River Energetics Manufactures:

Small Pistol, Large Pistol, Small Rifle and Large Rifle Primers
using the traditional Lead Styphnate process.




We are hiring.