Monthly Meeting

The Expanded Metal Company – Pioneering Metal Mesh Products for More Than 130 Years – Site Tour

Date: Wednesday 17 November 2021

Time: 12:00 – 14:00

Join us for our latest Monthly Meeting with The Expanded Metal Company. We’ll be learning about how the company has continued to innovate and stay relevant, even after 130 years. There will also be a site tour of its extensive facility in Hartlepool.

The Expanded Metal Company is a leader and innovator in the development and manufacture of expanded metal mesh products, combining more than a century of industrial experience with cutting edge technical capabilities and advanced production processes.

Operating from an extensive 25,000 sqm+ facility in Hartlepool – a long established global centre for expanded metal expertise – the company offers a wide range of high quality expanded metal mesh products which are used across numerous industries and applications.

We will meet for a light lunch and networking then hear about the company’s history, present, and future plans. Following the talk, we will have a site tour and see the manufacture and learn more about the application of its products. You can register your attendance here.


12:00 – Arrival, networking, lunch.

12:30 – Introduction from AMF

12:40 – Expanded Metal Company – ‘Their Story’

13:10 – Q&A

13:20 – Site Tour

14:00 – Close

Please Note: Spaces are limited for this event and priority will be given to AMF members.

Due to the nature of the business and purpose of the tour, if you have your own safety shoes, we advise you to bring them, just in case they are needed, though we will be keeping to safe areas.

COVID information:

We will adhere to the host company policies in relation to COVID-19. These will be advised after registration/closer to the date of the event.

If you are unwell (for any reason) on the day of the event, please do not attend the event.

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