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ALVANT MEDIA KIT: ABOUT ALVANT
12th June 2018

A full-service supplier of unique advanced materials technology that’s right for the time With management changes and contract wins, Alvant has transformed itself from an R&D company into the provider of high-strength, low-weight Aluminium Matrix Composites       Alvant is a business specialising in Aluminium Matrix Composites (AMCs). Having operated as Composite Metal Technology (CMT) until […]

ALVANT MEDIA KIT: ABOUT AMCs
12th June 2018

Aluminium-based Metal Matrix Composites: Stepping into the middle-ground between unreinforced metals and carbon composites For lightness, stiffness and strength, aluminium matrix composites (AMCs) are an advanced composites material reinforced with fibres or particulates, which provide sustainability and enhanced capability. Advanced composite materials combine the properties of high strength, high stiffness, low weight, enhanced damage tolerance […]

ALVANT MEDIA KIT: ALVANT’S MANAGEMENT TEAM
12th June 2018

Collective experience from world-leading engineering companies A strong and experienced management team focussed on technology commercialisation As part of Alvant’s recent transformation from an R&D-focused operation to a full-service supplier, in 2017 the company’s management team was revitalised by a series of internal promotions and external appointments. Executive Chairman Gwen Ventris (MA FRSA) joined Alvant […]

Light, stiff and strong AMC material is being specified in an increasing number of demanding applications in aerospace, defence, automotive, consumer and industrial sectors, including a Safran landing gear project; new name, new management team, new potential for AMCs. Having recently won a series of new contracts in aerospace, defence and automotive for its unique […]

AMCs selected to deliver a 30 per cent weight reduction, assisting the aerospace industry’s drive to reduce fuel consumption and carbon emissions Alvant, the 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 […]

Award-winning technology can help aerospace manufacturers achieve lower weight and emissions targets Alvant has recently been awarded Materials Application of the Year at the British Engineering Excellence Awards (BEEA). The prestigious award was presented to Alvant after judges recognised evidence of how the properties of its aluminium matrix composite (AMC) material were exploited to solve […]