Metrosil Hosts BCC as it Demonstrates the Value of Ceramic Science to UK Manufacturing

Metrosil, manufacturer of globally recognised silicon carbide-based ceramic varistors, recently hosted Dr. Laura Cohen, Chief Executive of the British Ceramic Confederation. Dr. Cohen toured the manufacturing facilities and met the team at M&I Materials, where Metrosil is one of four advanced material streams within this private, export-led company. M&I Materials’ Technical Director, Dr. Amanda Quadling, who recently joined the BCC …

Visit Metrosil at MEE 2019

Metrosil is exhibiting at Middle East Electricity 2019 in Dubai from 5-7 March. Visit us to find out more about our work in the region or to discuss your overvoltage protection requirements. The Metrosil team will be at booth number H4.G10 alongside our MIDEL colleagues – we look forward to seeing you there.

Metrosil Joins the British Ceramic Confederation (BCC)

Metrosil has recently joined the British Ceramic Confederation (BCC), a body that represents the collective interests of all sectors of the UK ceramics manufacturing industry. The BCC safeguards the industry’s prosperity, and as a Trade Association, it provides wide ranging professional advice to its members – covering employment law, health and safety, energy, emissions, planning and waste management issues. Our …

Dr. Jeff Robertson Presents Poster at DPSP 2018

Dr. Jeff Robertson recently presented a poster at the 14th International Conference on Developments in Power System Protection (the DPSP Forum, 2018). It is the only bespoke conference and forum in the UK for industry experts, academics and business leaders to meet, publish results and share knowledge in the power system protection and control systems sector. The poster was based …

M&I Materials Appoints Technical Director to Support Global Growth

M&I Materials, a global leader in commercialising specialist materials for demanding applications in industry and science, has appointed Amanda Quadling to the role of Technical Director, as the company expands its footprint in Sub-Saharan Africa, Asia Pacific, Middle East, Europe and the Americas. Based in the company’s Manchester office, Quadling will be responsible for delivering excellence in technical support services …

Metrosil Exhibiting at Middle East Electricity 2018

The Metrosil team will be on hand to answer any questions surrounding our Relay and CTPU assemblies at MEE 2018. Middle East Electricity is the largest gathering of power and trade professionals in the MENA region. The 2018 event will welcome more than 1,500 exhibiting companies and 20,000+ visitors from 130+ countries. Accompanying the exhibition are knowledge programmes encompassing technical …

Introducing The High Energy Test Laboratory (HETL)

Rated up to 2,000 Volts, 8,000 Amps and 2 MegaJoules, HETL’s role in the high energy testing process is the key to Metrosil reliability. Metrosil’s Product Director, James O’Brien, says, “We refer to HETL as our very own on-site power station. With HETL we are able to run very high levels of energy through our de-excitation units – levels far …

Metrosil Launches New Range of Pre-Assembled CTPU Enclosures

In direct response to customer requirements, Metrosil is pleased to announce the launch of a new range of pre-assembled CTPU Enclosures. Allowing for easy installation near to the CT secondarys, Metrosil CTPUs, the world’s leading CT open circuit protection components, can now be ordered conveniently housed in welded sheet steel enclosures. The enclosures can be attached to a flat wall …

Metrosil introduces new range of De-Excitation non-linear resistors

Metrosil, the world leader in silicon carbide non-linear resistors (called varistors) today announced the launch of its new range of De-Excitation Units – the “Metrosil 8000 Series”, designed to protect large electrical generators. The all-new 8000 Series (protected by Registered Design) has been developed around an improved ergonomic structure, an industry first, providing not only protection for the varistor discs, …

Metrosil shares latest news at Middle East Electricity 2016

We will be exhibiting at Middle East Electricity 2016, from 1 – 3 March 2016, Dubai World Trade Centre, UAE. Sharing the latest news and technological developments, the Metrosil team will be keen to meet existing customers and make new contacts in the region. The Metrosil team will be located at Stand 1G05. If you are not attending Middle East …