About A.I. Armements

About us

Artillerie
Inrichtingen Armaments B.V.

Artillerie Inrichtingen and Nederlandse Machinefabriek Artillerie Inrichtingen were registered with the Dutch Chamber of Commerce on March 1, 2022, under registration number 63230402.

A.I Armaments B.V is an Dutch owned SME business that supports the Modern Day Warrior. Through research and development we leverage new technologies and cutting edge designs to keep the men and women who defend The Netherlands at the forefront of technology. We stand behind each and every product we deliver, providing best in class customer service and product support. Unmatched quality, precision, reliability and durability is the key to our success.

We are dedicated to innovation, design, promoting local content, and bringing fabrication back to The Netherlands. By collaborating closely with strategic partners, universities, and military clients in the Defense Industry, A.I Armaments B.V creates product solutions and generates new jobs.
We live in a fast-paced world characterized by uncharted frontiers, where advanced technology empowers a new generation of players. There are no limits at the edge of these frontiers, only boundless opportunities.

A.I Armaments B.V is a dynamic defense contractor and solutions company focused on the development and manufacturing of Weapons and Ammunition. Our company comprises a diverse team of professionals with backgrounds and expertise in the Dynamic Shooting World and defense industries.

We are A.I ARMAMENTS. Our goal is to ensure a secure future for ourselves, our children, and our neighboring countries by providing self-sufficiency in terms of ammunition and weapons supply.
AI Values

Our Values

Our mission

Our mission

  1. At AI Armaments BV, our mission is to become a globally renowned manufacturer of firearms and ammunition, catering to both domestic and international clients.We are driven by the aspiration to establish an unmatched track record and reputation for manufacturing high-quality products that exceed industry standards.
  2. As a long-lasting international business entity, we are committed to building a strong presence and gaining a competitive edge in our chosen segment of the firearms market.To achieve this, we place utmost importance on maintaining a highly professionalized management team. Our management practices are built upon a quality system that adheres to internationally recognized standards, ensuring consistency, traceability, and accountability in all our operations.
  3. We strive to be at the forefront of innovation, consistently pushing the boundaries of manufacturing technology and processes. By investing in research and development, and fostering collaborations with leading experts and institutions, we aim to introduce cutting-edge advancements to our products and operations.
  4. Furthermore, we prioritize the satisfaction of our customers by delivering exceptional products that not only meet but exceed their expectations. Our commitment to quality craftsmanship, rigorous testing, and continuous improvement ensures that every firearm and ammunition leaving our facility is reliable, precise, and safe.
  5. Through our unwavering dedication to excellence, AI Armaments BV aims to become a trusted and sought-after name in the firearms industry. We are determined to contribute to the advancement of the sector, while upholding the highest ethical standards and fulfilling our social and environmental responsibilities.
  6. Together, with our team of highly skilled professionals, strategic partners, and valued clients, we will forge a path towards becoming a world-class manufacturer of firearms and ammunition, recognized globally for our unrivaled quality, innovation, and customer satisfaction.
Our Team

Meet our team

Gerard Zondervan

CEO & Founder

Gerard Zondervan (1963) started his career as a project manager at an engineering firm after his graduation in Mechanical Engineering founded his 1st company in 1995.

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Michael Zondervan

Business Advisor

Michael Zondervan (1991) studied Mechanical Engineering and started working in the valve industry after graduating.

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Alex Macro

Legal Advisor

Axel Macro studied law in both Leiden and Edinburgh and specialised in military law and company law.

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Emile van Duren

Strategy Advisor

Ir. Emile van Duren (1960) had a military career and reached the rank of Lieutenant General.

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Joep Athmer

Chairman Advisory Board

Ing. Joep Athmer (1955) had – after his conscription with the Artillery and Corps of Engineers.

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A.I. Armaments B.V.

Why choose us

Regional Leadership and Commitment
Regional Leadership and Commitment: As the headquarters of our operations in The Netherlands, we are driven to become the foremost regional leader in small arms and small arms ammunition manufacturing. Our dedicated focus on this region allows us to better understand and meet the specific requirements of our local clients.

Our Partners

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