Entries by SMP News

Stuart Hanson Retires after 47 years’

Last month we said farewell to Stuart Hanson, after a whopping 47 years’ service! The entire SMP family are extremely grateful for Stuarts’ contribution over the years, and he will be missed, we wish he all the best for a long and happy retirement with many hours on the golf course to look forward to! […]

SMP a world-leading producer of Inconel 718

Our considerable manufacturing capability, experience and commitment to quality enables us to produce nickel based superalloys in a large range of sizes and heat treatment conditions, making us a world-leading producer of Inconel 718. For sales enquiries please contact shfsales@smp.ltd

Special Melted Products Ltd are Made In Sheffield License Holders

We are very pleased to join the Made in Sheffield community, as license holders. As world-class manufacturers of specialty steels and nickel based super alloys that are used in critical applications for the Aerospace, Oil & Gas and Nuclear industries, we were founded in the Steel City and have remained here for almost 200-years. A […]

SMP appoints Managing Director

SMP appoints Andy Richardson as its new Managing Director, 24 years after he first joined the business as a Laboratory Metallurgist. Andy’s career began in 1991 at Firth Vickers Foundry, where he successfully completed his metallurgy traineeship. He has since amassed over 30 years’ industry experience, developing his career in several roles that has seen […]


“I am glad to inform you that Special Melted Products has successfully completed Baker Hughes supplier self-release qualification per SRS-QA33. The status for Special Melted Products has been upgraded to Eligible for Raw Material Self-Release . Thank you for your continuous hard work as well as strong leadership driving quality and technology in achieving this […]

Appointment of Claire Rowley as Commercial Manager

Special Melted Products is pleased to announce the appointment of Claire Rowley as Commercial Manager. She has joined at a very exciting time following the Mutares Acquisition earlier this year and will contribute to the growth of SMP as it continues to extend business activities. Claire brings experience in a broad range of international market […]


SMP responds to customer demand by introducing 734

In response to OEM demand for a material that is cost competitive, high strength and gives excellent corrosion resistance, SMP have redeveloped their standard Staballoy material. By adding a ESR melt step to the manufacturing process the corrosion and fatigue properties are enhanced, whilst attaining a minimum yield strength of 140 ksi. 734 is now […]