Diamorph group, Permali’s new owners, has announced an exciting investment of £6m+ to support manufacturing of composite materials and bearings at its Gloucester facility. With this comes a significant recruitment drive.
Diamorph is a passionate materials science-based company, boasting 3 state of the art manufacturing sites and a multitude of sales offices across the globe. The company have deep materials science knowledge in their chosen technologies, to make innovative products that provide protection in a wide range of safety critical or high cost of failure activities. The business is split into 3 Business Units:
- Composite and Polymer Materials: products provide protection from wear, impact and electrical shock
- High Temperature Solutions: materials protect process integrity at temperatures between 350 and 1200 degrees C in high temperature process industries
- Passive Fire Protection: products designed to protect lives and buildings by stopping the spread of fire, allowing time for occupants to leave the building
The primary Composite and Polymer Materials (CPM) manufacturing site is in Gloucester; the home of Permali and the future home of Tenmat composites & Railko, some of the best-known material brands in exciting industries such as F1, Defence, Marine, Aerospace and Rail. So far, Diamorph plans to invest 6 million on developing a state-of-the-art fabrication centre and offices in the heart of Gloucester. With increased demand in these sectors, Diamorph Gloucester currently have over 70 roles available from Manufacturing Operatives, Lab Technicians, Quality Inspectors, CNC Managers to Warehouse and Logistics Supervisors.
Tony Beswick, Managing Director of the CPM business commented:
“Diamorph works on some really demanding projects, for example Permali has the prestigious honour of supplying composite parts to all Formula 1 teams on the grid as well as applications on passenger airliners – you’ve probably sat on a plane with our products on! Diamorph invests in its people and with so many exciting opportunities coming up we hope to involve the whole community in its growth and successes”
Diamorph serves customers by combining deep market knowledge with a unique capability to invent, modify and adapt the materials which make our products perform. Every day, at every level of the organisation, Diamorph works to improve the performance of our products, leveraging materials science knowledge to create improved protection for people, processes and physical assets across the globe.