ALTEK is a technology based company with expertise and experience in aluminium dross and scrap processing systems.

Our engineers have over 200 years of international experience in developing and refining solutions to dross and scrap recycling.

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The world's most advanced electromagnetic stirrer

Productivity Increase up to 25%
Energy Reduction up to 15%
Dross Reduction up to 50%
Reduced Melt Loss up to 30%


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Upgrade your TARDIS to the latest standards.
Efficiency - new head design - longer life, faster cooling Safer - new fume filter New head cooling, simpler easier to maintain Fully automatic - fully closed door...

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Altek’s R&D team are researching innovative new solutions to two major issues:

  • Salt Cake recycling with partners Alusalt
  • Calcium metal modifying inclusions Injectionhotwire
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ALTEK manufactures and installs a comprehensive range of equipment for the aluminium industry.
Each is designed to maximise production, reduce costs and increase profitability...

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Within ALTEK is a group of experienced process metallurgists and engineers. ALTEK provides specialist consultancy services to many aluminium operations around the world...

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Latest News


Aluminium Dusseldorf 2014

ALTEK attend various exhibitions and conferences throughout the year, most notably at Aluminium Dusseldorf 2014. Situated in a bustling location, Alan Peel (Managing Director) and his team greeted many visitors and showcased the wide range of technologies and products which they can offer. There was wide range interest for their existing product base of Electromagnetic […]

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ALTEK-MHD Joint Venture

Realising and understanding the potential for Electromagnetic Technology, ALTEK have embarked on a new joint venture, ALTEK-MHD. This joint venture ( based in the ALTEK offices, UK) comprises  of  ALTEK, Unimet and the Siberian Federal University, and has been set up to further develop a wide range of MHD technologies for application within aluminium sector. […]

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