Next FX was established in 2001 as a manufacturer of theatrical, pyrotechnic, special effects and technical pyrotechnics. Today, Next FX is a leading pyrotechnic manufacturer serving customers throughout the world. The Next FX facility is located near the town of Columbus in south central Montana. Here, the principals of Next FX put their 80 plus years of combined manufacturing experience to work developing and producing dependable pyrotechnic devices that have become a standard for the live-entertainment industry. Additionally, Next FX provides pyrotechnic devices and materials for military and law enforcement simulation and training as well as other technical applications.