Who we are - History
1872. Alfred Nobel founds the Sociedad Española de la Pólvora Dinamita. Privilegios A. Nobel, with its head office in Galdácano (Bilbao), Spain.
1896. The company Nobel merges with eight societies creating the Unión Española de Explosivos, S.A. (UEE).
Press room - News - MAXAM Chairman & CEO, awarded in the 20th anniversary of independence of Uzbekistan
Among other entrepreneurs, José Fernando Sánchez-Junco was recognized with a memorable sign, “20 years of independence of the Republic of Uzbekistan”.
Press room - News - Advent International acquires Portobello Capital’s and Vista Capital’s stakes in MAXAM
The Spanish company is the European leader and the third largest operator in the global civil explosives and initiation systems industry.
Press room - News - MAXAM, award to the Internationalization in the XXI Executive Awards
In just a decade, MAXAM has gone from being a national company to reaching, with their products and services, over a hundred countries