Morgan Advanced Materials is a global engineering company. We apply world-class material science and manufacturing expertise to solve the technical challenges that our customers face everyday.
We work in selected segments of the electronics, energy, healthcare, industrial, petrochemical, security and transport markets, typically in close collaborative customer relationships. Our core strength is our ability to get to grips with individual customer problems, apply the science and engineer elegant and reliable solutions.
Morgan Advanced Materials has a longstanding history as a global leader in materials science and applications engineering. We are proud of the reputation we have earned so far, and we are focused on continuous improvement for the future in every aspect of what we do.
1856: The Morgan brothers founded the Patent Plumbago Crucible Company as a private partnership making graphite crucibles for metals furnaces at its factory in Battersea, London.
1881: The Patent Plumbago Crucible Company was renamed The Morgan Crucible Company.
1890: Shares were floated and Morgan became a public limited company.
1907: Morgan started making commutator brushes at its factory in Battersea, London, and established a sales office in Germany.
1909: Morgan opened a crucible factory in Russia and appointed an agent in Japan.
1920: Morgan opened an office in New York, USA
1925: Morgan established a brush factory in New York, USA
1946: The Morgan Crucible Company was listed on the London Stock Exchange.
1964: Morgan acquired the industrial ceramics firm Steatite & Porcelain Products, based at Stourport-on-Severn, UK.
1971-6: Morgan’s brush manufacturing was re-located from Battersea, London to a new site in Morriston, South Wales.
1987-2001: The Morgan Group continued to expand with a series of global acquisitions including Alberox, WESGO, Haldenwanger and Diamonex.
2006: Morgan celebrated its 150th anniversary.
2008: Morgan acquired composite materials company NP Aerospace.
2008: Morgan established the Material Centre of Excellence for thermal insulation products in Bromborough, UK.
2013: The company was renamed Morgan Advanced Materials.
2015: Morgan established the Material Centre of Excellence for Structural Ceramics in Stourport-on-Severn, UK.