Security & Defence

The Technical Ceramics business of Morgan Advanced Materials has provided precision-engineered materials, components and assemblies to meet the stringent requirements of the international defence and security markets for more than 50 years.

Armoured vehicle


From military hardware and surveillance equipment, to armour for personnel and vehicle protection, our superior materials technology and impressive manufacturing capability deliver real performance benefits in the field. 

Our advanced ceramic materials offer superior dimensional stability, strength, stiffness and chemical resistance across a wide range of temperatures.  We have a wide range of products including: 

  • Body armour plates
  • Vehicle armour tiles
  • X-ray tubes
  • Scratch resistant glass for fingerprint scanning 

Our offering is suited to applications such as soldier protection, armoured vehicle protection, x-ray scanning equipment, electronic devices and fingerprint scanners. 

Our world-class design expertise and specialist manufacturing capabilities allow us to work in partnership with our military and security customers to develop competitive tailored solutions to meet their needs. Our ceramic components and brazed assemblies are produced to tight specifications, in quantities from one-offs to very high quality volume production. 

For more information, contact us today.