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AMETEK SMP at Virtual International Battery Seminar

Monday, July 27, 2020

AMETEK SMP goes digital to showcase range of metal products at first virtual International Battery Seminar and Exhibit this month

AMETEK Specialty Metal Products (SMP) will be going online to join fellow exhibitors at the 2020 virtual International Battery Seminar and Exhibit. The event takes place online from 28 to 30 July using digital technology in line with Covid-19 health and safety guidelines. This is the first time that the popular annual event has been presented in a virtual format and it is open to key decision-makers and influencers from battery and metallurgy sectors around the globe.

Representatives from AMETEK SMP will be available throughout the three-day event to connect with people via live chat and phone to discuss the high purity nickel and other metal strip products that are used in collectors and connector tabs for multiple battery applications. AMETEK SMP nickel strip products are prized for their excellent electrical and thermal conductivity and highest commercially available purity. They offer strong resistance to corrosion, tarnishing and chemical reactivity.

Matt Lappen, Director Strip Products at AMETEK SMP, says, “The International Battery Seminar is a firm fixture in our exhibitions calendar, and we are thrilled that it is s going ahead in this exciting new format. We look forward to bringing our range of high purity metal strip, wire and other products to an even larger online audience of battery manufacturers and suppliers who will be logging on to participate from across the world.”

2020 sees the 37th annual International Battery Seminar and Exhibit take place entirely virtually over three days. Using ground-breaking technology, a full program of events and meeting opportunities will available in a mix of live scheduling and on-demand downloads. Delegates can log on to design their own mix of facilitated networking events, tutorials, virtual exhibition booths, live speakers and scheduled presentations and seminars. A series of programs will run digitally, covering topics such as R&D, manufacturing, engineering and applications. Visit the event’s website at

AMETEK SMP is a division of AMETEK, specializing in metal products that include precision strips, ultra-thin foils, specialty shaped wires, high purity powders, precision tubes and clad plate. It comprises five companies, each working with customers across a number of sectors, including medical, aerospace and general industry. The AMETEK SMP companies are AMETEK Wallingford, AMETEK 84, Fine Tubes, Superior Tube and Hamilton Precision Metals. The AMETEK SMP website can be found at