About Alcomet

Alcomet Ltd

Alcomet Limited was founded in 1998 and in our infancy our core business was supplying aluminium, copper alloys and stainless steel in all forms to a customer base of generic engineering companies.

We have since evolved to become a specialist supplier of electrical metals and components to the electricity sector and expressly for electricity substations. Our product range includes:

  • Copper and Aluminium Earth Tape
  • Substation Portable Earthing Leads
  • Stranded Conductors and Cables
  • Earthing materials, tools and accessories
  • Oil Circuit Breaker Contacts
  • GRP Walkways and Flooring
  • Guardian Metal Theft Prevention
  • Demarcation Cones and Accessories

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We pride ourself on being the country’s leading supplier of electrical material and bespoke solutions. Our enviable reputation and success has been built up by forging strong relationships with engineering professionals within the electricity and transmission sector. By listening to our customers and working closely with them we have developed a range of bespoke solutions such as our retrofit Oil Circuit Breaker Contacts and Guardian Security Products  in response to a critical industry need.

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We are the UK’s leading supplier of electrical metals and components to the electricity transmission and distribution market. This includes:

Metal Theft Prevention – Guardian Security Range

Developers of the award winning Guardian Security Range. Products tested and approved to counter the problem of theft and vandalism in substations.

The Guardian Security range has now been widely adopted by key clients within the electricity utilities sector where it has been built into procurement specifications as mandatory policy. It has also been adopted by electricity substations in a wide variety of vertical and utility sectors including:

  • Rail Networks
  • Oil and Gas
  • Water and sewage
  • Mobile mast sites

As an endorsement of quality and excellence, HM Queen Elizabeth II honoured Alcomet with a Queen’s Award for Enterprise: Innovation in 2009, expressly for the development and launch of the Guardian Security Range.

Alcomet was also the recipient of the E.ON Changing Supplier Award for People and Culture, demonstrating the success that can be achieved when a supplier and customer work collaboratively sharing one objective.

Our customers include:

ABB | Alcomet
Amey | Alcomet
Balfour Beatty | Alcomet
Clancy | Alcomet
Electricty Northwest | Alcomet
Freedom | Alcomet
General Electric | Alcomet
Iberdrola | Alcomet
IDEC | Alcomet
Kier | Alcomet
Kirby | Alcomet
Laing O'Rourke | Alcomet
Manning | Alcomet
McNicholas | Alcomet
Morgan Sindall | Alcomet
Morrison Utility Services | Alcomet
Murphy | Alcomet
National Grid | Alcomet
Network Rail | Alcomet
NIE Energy | Alcomet
Northern Powergrid | Alcomet
RWE | Alcomet
Schneider Electric | Alcomet
Scottish and Southern | Alcomet
Scottish Power | Alcomet
Siemens | Alcomet
SSE | Alcomet
UK Power Networks | Alcomet
Wood plc | Alcomet

Over the years Alcomet has developed solid relationships with clients, suppliers and stakeholders galvanized by a commitment to deliver the highest levels of service and product quality. We are constantly improving and refining our policies and procedures to maintain this commitment.

Our documented Statements and Policies underpin this commitment >>