High performance ceramics in defence applications

Protecting lives every day

Advanced ceramics for worldwide efficient protection: on land, at sea and in the air

At CeramTec we design, develop and manufacture advanced ceramics and assemblies that are used worldwide in a wide range of different applications, from mechanical engineering to the automotive industry and medical technology – and as well for armour, sensor and measurement applications for defence uses. Our technology and materials open up the possibility of greater precision, reliability and efficiency.

As an established engineering partner, CeramTec offers individual solutions and assemblies that are precisely tailored to customer requirements in the applications. From detection and measurement with sensors of specific properties to the protection of people and vehicles with appropriate protective ceramics.

The world is changing every day. Military and Security forces worldwide are continuously faced with new threats. CeramTec‘s defence mission is to protect life on land, at sea and in the air with advanced ceramics. With production sites and subsidiaries in Europe, America, and Asia, CeramTec is present around the globe as a manufacturer and supplier. The company is headquartered in Plochingen, near Stuttgart.

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High performance ceramics in defence applications
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Materials and material properties for Armor Applications
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PZT Hemispheres and Full Sphere Assemblies
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Get in touch with our defence team for armour and piezo applications:

Phone +49 (0) 22 05.9200 - 0
Email myceramtec@ceramtec.de

Only for ballistic inquiries:
Email info@etec-ceramics.de

CeramTec serves customers with high grade of specialization: In Lohmar (Germany) is the CeramTec-Competence Center for Ballistic Protection.

The UK facilities in Ruabon and Southampton (United Kingdom) are focused on piezo products in special designs.

The plant in Lauf (Germany) is equipped for the production of piezo products in high volumes in high quality.

For defence applications CeramTec mainly work with customers that are part of the NATO and EU and adheres to the strict export controls that are in place in this sector.

Special requirements? Our global acting defence team will find the ideal solution for your application.

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