Surmet is unique in its ability to take laboratory inventions to the production floor

Founded in 1982, Surmet Corporation is an Advanced Materials Technology Company, with a vertically integrated manufacturing capability. In addition to multiple facilities in Massachusetts, including its Headquarters, Surmet also has R&D and manufacturing facilities in Buffalo, NY and Murrieta, CA.

Best known for its ALON® Optical Ceramic, Surmet is also a pioneer in other advanced material technologies including IR Optics, Spinel Optical Ceramic, Aluminum Nitride, Dissimilar materials joining, advanced optical coatings, and Optics Fabrication. Learn more at Products and Services.

What can Surmet do for you?

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Recent News

Transparent Ceramics Enable Large, Durable, Multifunctional Optics
White paper published by Surmet Corporation in Photonics Spectra, June 2014
Built-to-last Surmet reflects aspiration for advanced manufacturing to generate growth
THE BUFFALO NEWS, February 22, 2014
Surmet Wins 3-year DARPA Funding for Fabrication of ALON® Optical Ceramics
Press Release Issued by Surmet Corporation on Decmber 17, 2013 via PR Web

ALON® Technology

ALON® is an amazing new advanced ceramic that is based on a composition of aluminum oxynitride with a cubic spinel structure. It is hard, durable, and transparent in the near ultra-violet, visible and near infrared wavelength of light. Learn More.

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