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  THE STEEL DEAL: Metal Storm Inc.
Metal Storm Inc., a munitions company headquartered in Virginia but with its roots in Australia, has been developing a gun that can shoot at blistering speeds, albeit in short bursts as each barrel is reloaded.
Metal Storm technology has been under development for about a decade, but a series of small-business innovative research contracts awarded recently by the Department of Energy and the Army mean prototypes are now being produced and demonstrated.
Metal Storm Inc. will demonstrate a high-explosive munition with a 10-meter (32.5 feet) or burst radius in Singapore on Feb. 6, Smith said, and for the Army's Picatinny Arsenal and Armament Research, Development and Engineering Center later that month.
steelturman.typepad.com /thesteeldeal/2006/01/metal_storm_inc.html   (1180 words)

  
 PRESS RELEASE CEO Corner -- February 2006   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Metal Storm has contributed to the current design of the launching system and there is potential to utilise Metal Storm technology in future designs if a commercial agreement is reached with Starchase™.
Metal Storm is working with government agencies and departments, as well as industry, to develop a variety of systems utilising the Metal Storm non-mechanical, electronically fired stacked ammunition system.
Metal Storm's weapon technology uses computer-controlled electronic ignition and a system of stacked projectiles, to achieve a completely non-mechanical gun that is very lightweight and compact, providing a very high firepower to weight ratio.
www.marketwire.com /mw/release_html_b1?release_id=111007   (2192 words)

  
 PRESS RELEASE Metal Storm Limited -- Bulletin Board   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Metal Storm has received and Interim Hazard Classification (IHC) for its MK16 family of munitions and is continuing with the CRADA objective to integrate Metal Storm Electronics Ballistics Technology with the HE433 High Explosive Dual Purpose U.S. inventory round.
Metal Storm will be presenting preliminary designs for the first of a family of less lethal munitions, as well as the results of a munitions survey and the Concept of Operations (CONOPS) for a Metal Storm Crowd Control System.
Metal Storms Chief Operating Officer, Ian Gillespie, will be leaving the company towards the end of October to take up a CEO role with a large public company in an unrelated industry.
www.marketwire.com /mw/release_html_b1?release_id=165780   (1271 words)

  
 Metal Storm - Board Changes : ArriveNet Press Releases : Travel   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Metal Storm advised the market on 8 May 2006 that it had signed a preliminary agreement with Harmony Capital Partners Pte Limited (Harmony) of Singapore to facilitate a Renounceable Rights Issue of $27.5 million in unsecured Convertible Notes with attaching Options.
Metal Storm Limited is a multi-national defense technology company engaged in the development of electronically initiated ballistics systems using its unique "stacked projectile" technology.
Metal Storm is working with government agencies and departments, as well as industry, to develop a variety of systems utilizing the Metal Storm non-mechanical, electronically fired stacked ammunition system.
press.arrivenet.com /travel/article.php/818422.html   (812 words)

  
 CNN.com - Gun whips up a Metal Storm - Jun. 27, 2003
Metal Storm's high-speed gun, capable of firing at a rate of a million rounds a minute.
This is Metal Storm, a weapons system that forsakes old-style mechanics for the speed of electronics.
Metal Storm started in a small Brisbane workshop, where all the prototypes have been built.
www.cnn.com /2003/BUSINESS/06/26/australia.metalstorm/index.html   (485 words)

  
 Defense Review - Metal Storm Limited CEO's Update: Metal Storm's Past, Present, and Future   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
The Metal Storm components were manufactured by our subsidiary ProCam and were integrated with an optical targeting system and purpose designed mount into a unit that can be readily attached to the Talon or other robotic platforms.
Metal Storm's future success relies in large measure both on protecting its proprietary technology and maintaining strong relationships within the defense establishments in the countries where it plans to do business going forward.
Metal Storm Limited is a defense technology company engaged in the development of electronically initiated ballistics systems using its unique "stacked round" technology.
www.defensereview.com /article718.html   (2174 words)

  
 Australian Storm of Metal Terror : Melbourne Indymedia
Metal Storm, the company that has invented the deadliest gun in the world, will be used in Iraq and potentially any place where crowds protest their government's decisions.
Metal Storm technology, invented by a Brisbane grocer, is an electronically initiated, stacked projectile system, which removes the mechanical steps required to fire a conventional weapon.
Metal Storm employs 60 staff, is headquartered in Brisbane, Australia and incorporated in the US, with offices in Washington DC and a defence engineering capability located in Seattle, operating as ProCam Machine LLC.
melbourne.indymedia.org /news/2005/07/93968.php   (1701 words)

  
 Metal Storm Limited - SourceWatch
Metal Storm currently has approximately US$50 million in research and development funding in place to develop its technology from leading government defence-related agencies in Australia and the United States.
Metal Storm Limitied is "an electronic ballistics technology company based in Brisbane, Australia with an office in Washington DC in the United States.
"Metal Storm's overriding goal is to expedite the commercialisation of its technology, with a specific focus on several highly prospective civil and military applications."[1]
www.sourcewatch.org /index.php?title=Metal_Storm_Limited   (500 words)

  
 METAL STORM
In addition to the military applications for Metal Storm technology, Metal Storm Ltd. is also working on commercial applications of this technology.
            “Metal Storm's overriding goal is to expedite the commercialisation of its technology, with a specific focus on several highly prospective civil and military applications” (Metal Storm).
            Metal Storm, because of its classification as a “conventional” weapon, even though there is really nothing conventional about it, is being categorically ignored, greatly increasing its lethality.
cseserv.engr.scu.edu /StudentWebPages/SNelson/ResearchPaper.htm   (1172 words)

  
 Yorkshire CND - Metal Storm To Weaponize UAVs For DoD Demonstration - 27/2/04
Mike O'Dwyer, said DPI's UAV helicopters were an excellent platform for demonstrating Metal Storm's technology to the U.S. defense industry and military decision-makers because they have already been used in frontline operational locations.
"Integrating Metal Storm's electronic-weapon system with small, lightweight UAV helicopters, will enable them, for the first time, to undertake small-scale strikes to support ground troops by day or night, escort convoys, clear roads and retaliate against mobile, man-launched ordnance such as those used in Iraq recently," said Mr.
Metal Storm Limited is a defense technology company, employing 60 staff, headquartered in Brisbane, Australia and incorporated in the US, with offices in Washington DC and a defense engineering capability located in Seattle, operating as ProCam Machine LLC.
www.cndyorks.gn.apc.org /yspace/articles/metal_storm.htm   (734 words)

  
 Metal Storm Limited - Electronically initiated 'stacked projectile' weapon technology
Metal Storm 4 barrel weapon system on a remotely operated mount, integrated with an Unmanned Ground Vehicle (UGV)
Metal Storm Limited advises that the payment of interest on Convertible Notes for the period 1 October 2006 to 31 December 2006 will occur as follows:
At its meeting of 31 October 2006 the Board of Metal Storm Limited accepted the resignation of Director, General Wayne Downing, effective from November 1, 2006 with thanks for his contribution to the Company over a long period of service.
www.metalstorm.com   (145 words)

  
 Metal storm warning!: Guns special technical report Guns Magazine - Find Articles
I first encountered Metal Storm at the prestigious 2001 NDIA Small Arms Conference where the company had an informational exhibit, and O'Dwyer himself was on line to give a technical presentation.
All set to walk away and mentally log the Metal Storm name for future reference in my "I told you so" files, I was approached by a small and friendly fellow who introduced himself as Mike.
In his Metal Storm ballistic system, the only significant moving parts are projectiles from his uniquely designed caseless ammunition, loaded one in front of the other as many as practical, depending on the length and caliber of the launch tube.
www.findarticles.com /p/articles/mi_m0BQY/is_4_48/ai_83483907   (801 words)

  
 MCSMGI - Metal Casting Storm Water Monitoring Group, Inc.   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
The Metal Casting Storm Water Monitoring Group (MCSMGI) is a non-profit corporation established in 1992 to assist California's metal casting industry with storm water compliance.
By law, every industrial facility in California must monitor storm water run-off, test the run-off for specified substances, and report these findings through a myriad of forms and filings (more info).
In all, MCSMGI is proud to be one of California's oldest and most proactive storm water compliance groups.
www.stormwatergroup.org   (148 words)

  
 Discovery Channel - FutureWeapons - Metal Storm
Potentially the world's most powerful automatic weapon, Metal Storm uses a system that combines gun barrel and magazine, so that the only moving parts are the projectiles themselves.
Other automatic weapons have a magazine with bullets that are mechanically loaded into the barrel, but in the Metal Storm weapon, ammunition is preloaded and stacked in the combined barrel/magazine.
Seen above is Metal Storm's remote-controlled Redback 40mm weapon system, recently introduced as a devastating counter to all types of threats.
discoverychannel.co.uk /future_weapons/gallery/metal_storm/index.shtml   (158 words)

  
 Metal Storm: Rise of the Machines
It's called Metal Storm and it uses electronics to control the blast of projectiles, which can shred a target or throw up a defensive wall against an incoming missile."
When I got to Metal Storm's branch office in Arlington, Virginia (main headquarters is in Brisbane, Australia), I was surprised to find how accessible it was.
Metal Storm is an electronic ballistics technology company created by Mike O'Dwyer, whom Zink, a retired Army lieutenant colonel, likens to Thomas Edison.
weeklystandard.com /Content/Public/Articles/000/000/002/893foort.asp   (582 words)

  
 The Epoch Times | The Story Behind China's "Metal Storm"
Metal Storm —invented by an Australian Mike O Dwyer—is a weapon that fires by using electronic technology.
The U.S. Pentagon listed Metal Storm as number eight in its 2004 list of "Crucial Military Technologies." China has spent ten years searching for this technology.
Min explained everything about Metal Storm to me, including the Chinese files, the inventor, and contact information such as the phone number and fax.
www.theepochtimes.com /news/6-10-9/46844.html   (2015 words)

  
 New Scientist Technology Blog: Metal Storm's deadly rain
Developed by Metal Storm of Singapore, the Redback can be remotely operated and even programmed to autonomously track targets.
All of Metal Storm's weapons use a computer-controlled electronic firing mechanism instead of a mechanical one.
The Redback is a joint project between Metal Storm and Electro Optic Systems Holdings Limited (EOS).
www.newscientist.com /blog/technology/2006/02/metal-storms-deadly-rain.html   (199 words)

  
 Metal Storm Weapons - Popular Mechanics
With no moving parts, Metal Storm weapons can lay down a million-plus rounds per minute.
Rounds are stacked and electronically ignited, creating a storm of metal.
Other recent Metal Storm demonstrator systems have included a "scaled up" 40mm grenade launcher for the military that fires small "shot bursts" at rates equivalent to 6000 rounds per minute, as well as a Variable Lethality Law Enforcement (VLE) handgun.
www.popularmechanics.com /technology/military_law/1281426.html   (838 words)

  
 The Epoch Times | In Pursuit of a Deadly Weapon
The weapons shown may one day be replaced by multi-barrel, million-shot-per-minute "Metal Storm" weapons, but the weapon's Australian inventor Mike O'Dwyer says the persistence and determination of China's communist regime to obtain the deadly technology has set his alarm bells ringing.
Speaking on Australia's Nine Network, the inventor of the gun, Mike O 'Dwyer, said the Chinese had been after the Metal Storm technology for decades, but that a particular telephone conversation with an American accented man representing the Chinese army had set alarm bells ringing.
Chief Operations Officer of Metal Storm, Ian Gillespie, said Mike O'Dwyer was no longer involved with the company on a day-to-day level and those overtures from the Chinese Communist regime had been made over a year ago.
www.theepochtimes.com /news/6-10-3/46613.html   (654 words)

  
 Welcome to Metal Storm. Inspirational Personal Adornments in Lead Free Pewter. Brooches, Pendants, Belt buckles, Turned ...
Metal Storm is pleased to welcome you to this online portal for the display and purchase of it's products.
Metal Storm is the brainchild of Marek Woznica and has been crafting fine items of metalwork and jewellery since 1990.
We invite you to come and view the web site to find out more about Metal Storm and to see the full range of beautiful, hand-crafted articles we have to offer.
www.metalstorm-uk.com   (129 words)

  
 Metal Storm Limited information and related industry information from Hoover's
Everyone knows electricity can be dangerous, but Metal Storm Limited adds a whole new dimension to electrical danger.
Metal Storm's technology uses stackable bullets that fire from the barrel in sequence, outermost bullet first.
There are 5 competitors for Metal Storm; see more.
www.hoovers.com /metal-storm/--ID__104834--/free-co-factsheet.xhtml   (441 words)

  
 The Official Metal Storm Site   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Metal Storm has officially disbanded in name only!
Don't worry, the name "Metal Storm" is still copyrighted.
You can hear plenty of Metal Storm classics still being played with these guys.
www.bandmetalstorm.com   (93 words)

  
 An Improbable War and Turkey's New Opportunities - by Christopher Deliso
On July 4, 2003, around 100 U.S. soldiers "stormed the barracks," arresting 11 Turkish soldiers who were allegedly planning to assassinate the Kurdish governor of Kirkuk.
The road ahead is clear for the authors of Metal Storm, at least.
While 37-year-old co-author Orkun Uçar forges ahead on Metal Storm 2, 30-year-old Turna is working on Metal Storm 3, as well as another novel on a similar theme, World War 3.
www.antiwar.com /deliso/?articleid=5362   (3074 words)

  
 RedOrbit - Science - Metal Storm CEO Corner Update   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
In the announcement of the Company's annual results on 16 March I made a statement that the Company had sufficient resources based on confirmed contract income and expected costs to sustain it until late July 2006.
We have never been in a stronger position to secure our objective of building sustainable revenue streams and profits for our shareholders.
Metal Storm Limited (NASDAQ: MTSX) (ASX: MST) is a multi-national defense technology company engaged in the development of electronically initiated ballistics systems using its unique "stacked projectile" technology.
www.redorbit.com /news/science/436096/metal_storm_ceo_corner_update/index.html?source=r_science   (489 words)

  
 Metal Storm Weapons: Million-Plus Rounds Per Minute » Netscape.com
Popular Videos – Military Channel documentary on the Metal Storm Weapons system, which is "based on an electronically fired gun-and-launcher design with multiple rounds stacked in a single barrel."
Dr. Gatling invented his gun to make war too horrible to wage--he failed.
Death metal version of "C is for Co...
www.netscape.com /story/2006/10/23/metal-storm-weapons-million-plus-rounds-per-minute   (153 words)

  
 eBay - metal storm, CDs, Games items on eBay.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-05)
Metal Storm rules for modern conflicts 15mm or 20mm
Metal Storm (Nintendo) another rare nes collectible wow
STORM Northland 7" BLACK FOLK METAL Fenriz Satyricon
search-desc.ebay.com /search/search.dll?query=metal+storm&newu=1&krd=1   (417 words)

  
 Metal Storm - Trailer and Preview - Moviefone
Metal Storm - Trailer and Preview - Moviefone
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Trailers and previews for Metal Storm on Moviefone.
movies.aol.com /movie/metal-storm/22487/trailer   (32 words)

  
 METAL STORM :: An Original Mod for Irrational Games' Freedom Force
METAL STORM :: An Original Mod for Irrational Games' Freedom Force
Metal Storm is a mod for the Irrational Games' Superhero tactical RPG Freedom Force.
4/21 - METAL STORM Chapter 2 is out....finally!!!
www.freewebs.com /wickermanim   (253 words)

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