Wolfmet Tungsten used to Restore Racing Engine

When the Wolfmet team at M&I Materials were approached by Straight and Level Aircraft Engineering Services to help them restore a unique F3 racing engine, their vast experience within the motorsport industry allowed them to provide a bespoke solution to a very specific problem. Archie Butterworth, a charismatic engineer and racing car driver, was responsible for developing a number of …

Wolfmet Donates Tungsten Alloys to Maker Faire

M&I Materials has donated Wolfmet tungsten alloy to help the Europe’s largest event aimed at encouraging young people to choose a career in science, technology, engineering and maths. Maker Faire, which takes place between 26th and 27th of April in Newcastle, is a family-friendly festival of invention and creativity where makers, hackers, coders and inventors from all over the world …

M&I Materials- Hot 1000 Companies to Inspire Britain

M&I Materials has been selected as part of the ‘Hot 1000 Companies to Inspire Britain’. The report, generated in partnership with the London Stock Exchange and Daily Telegraph, publicises some of the fastest-growing and most revolutionary small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) in the UK. As well as establishing the 1,000 companies, the publication examines in detail the opportunities and challenges facing SMEs and looks at the sectors and …

Matthew Walker Wins 50m Freestyle Bronze Medal

M&I Materials would like to congratulate our local athlete Matthew Walker on his impressive bronze medal swim in the 50m freestyle. Along with the whole nation, we have been captivated by the 2012 Olympics and in awe of the epic displays of talent, strength and endurance. We were really pleased that, earlier this year, Matthew accepted our offer of sponsorship, and …

M&I Materials Sponsor Matthew Walker at Paralympics

M&I Materials Ltd is proud to announce that we will be sponsoring and supporting our local British swimmer, Matthew Walker, MBE at the London 2012 Paralympics. The team at M&I are thrilled that this year’s Games will be held on home soil and are really looking forward to watching Matt swim. Commenting on the partnership between M&I and Matt, Managing …

M&I wins Siemens Best Supplier for Quality

In June 2010, M&I Materials Ltd was named as ‘Best Supplier for Quality’ at the Siemens Annual Transformer Suppliers Day. Siemens is one of the world’s largest manufacturers of transformers and every year the company’s Transformer Business Unit awards prizes to its leading suppliers. Prizes are given under the categories of quality, logistics, procurement and technology. The annual transformer awards aim to strengthen strategic …

Manufacturing Excellence Attracts Chinese VIPs to M&I Materials

Just months after receiving a visit from HRH the Prince of Wales, the team at M&I Materials were again honoured, this time to open their doors to H.E. Mr Liu Xiaoming, Ambassador of The People’s Republic of China to the UK, and his wife, Madame Hu Pinghua. The United Kingdom is the first major Western country to recognise the People’s …

The Prince of Wales visits M&I Materials

On Thursday 4th February, M&I Materials and its team were very proud to host a Royal visit from HRH The Prince of Wales. Selected because of outstanding achievement in export and manufacturing, the company was honoured to be the only commercial business to receive a Royal visit on The Prince’s 2010 tour of Manchester. The Prince was greeted by Chairman …

M&I Materials Achieves ISO 14001 Certification

M&I Materials Limited, a manufacturer of specialist materials for industry and science, has achieved certification by Lloyd’s Register Quality Assurance under the Environmental Management Standard ISO 14001. The ISO 14001 is a certification of an environmental management system, which requires an organisation to manage, measure, improve and communicate its environmental program in a systematic way. Only those companies with excellent …