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Alvant uses DSEI show to Demonstrate Benefits of Matrix Composite Materials to the Defence Industry

Alvant will be attending DSEI 2019, the world’s leading defence and security event*, to raise awareness of the benefits of matrix composite materials in defence specific applications, specifically those that require lightweight, high-strength struts, linkages,...

New Research Shows AMCs Can Radically Improve the Power Density of Electric Motors

Alvant has published new research data which quantifies the extent to which AMCs can enhance the performance of rotors in electric vehicle motors. This shows that AMCs can increase the strength and stiffness of high-speed...

Alvant to Launch Customisable MMC Multi-Phase Material at Advanced Engineering

Alvant will launch a customisable MMC multi-phase material – offering viable alternative to titanium and carbon sandwich composite – at the Advanced Engineering show from 31 Oct – 1 Nov at the NEC, Birmingham.


Alvant Promote Aluminium Matrix Composites At Farnborough

Last month’s Alvant promoted the advantages of Aluminium Matrix Composites at Farnborough Air Show.

Alvant, (previously Composite Metal Technology or CMT) is a recently launched British advanced materials technology business, created to respond to the...

Alvant Appointed to Help £28m Safran-Led Project Developing Large Aircraft Landing Gear of the Future

Alvant, a leader in Aluminium Matrix Composites (AMCs) component design and manufacture, has been appointed to work on a two-year, £28m project titled ‘Large Landing Gear of the Future’. Alvant is participating in this project...

Composite Metal Technology Relaunches at Alvant as Market Interest Surges

Having recently won a series of new contracts in the aerospace, defence and automotive industries for its unique AMC (aluminium matrix composite) technology, a new Basingstoke company, Alvant has been launched.

Alvant, formerly Composite Metal...


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