SMW Engineering

SMW IS RELIABILITY.  QUALITY.  INNOVATION. 

Forward-thinking, industry-leading products, processes and technologies have defined SMW Engineering for more than 15 years.

SMWE is a major metallurgical fabricator serving the aerospace, defense and automotive sectors worldwide.  We also provide a full range of technology and engineering solutions and services to clients in the mining, minerals, metals, manufacturing, infrastructure and energy sectors.

We specialize in the development, manufacture and supply of lightweight applications deploying proprietary and generic magnesium and other aluminum-based specialized alloys and hybrid materials. 

We are the global leader in forged magnesium wheel blanks, extruded bar, plate and similar fabrications.

Projects
Efficient Hydrogen Storage for Fuel Cells

SMW is experimenting with several magnesium hydride compound modifications, comprising potentially optimal solutions for attaining the most effective and easily implementable hydrogen storage by...

Almascan®

SMW is currently developing Almascan® (Al-Mg-Sc system), deploying advanced powder metallurgy technology which entails ultra-rapid cooling (up to 10.000.000 K/s) through the use of spinning...

MagForming

Development of new magnesium forming technologies for the aeronautics industry (MagForming and AEROMAG) MagForming  (created to complement the work of the AEROMAG project), was...

AeroMag

Aeronautical Application of Wrought Magnesium (FP6 AEROMAG) The technical focus of the university-driven proposal, AEROMAG, designed in collaboration with the Network of Universities...

News
February 2022: High-tech equipment for coating forged magnesium automotive wheels

SMW Group AS has secured support for its Project titled “Development and purchase of high-tech equipment for the coating of ultra-light and environmentally friendly forged magnesium...

October 2020: Innovative coating process for Mg components

We’re pleased to announce that our project “Innovative and Efficient Coating Development For Magnesium Components” has received funding from The Central Finance and Contracting Agency under...

March 2017: Ekranoplan technology to be commercialized

SMW Engineering announces plans to commercialize ekranoplan technology and is developing the prototype.  In many cases/applications, it is more efficient than any other in existence; and...

August 2016: Magnesium wheels R&D project

Negotiations are underway to initiate large scale R&D project jointly with several automotive OEMs: “In-depth study of Magnesium Wheels Environmental, Safety and Economic benefits”....