Episode 54 – Interview with Kevin Brundish, AMTE Power, Battery Cells

For this episode of the AVID Learning podcast Ryan Maughan talks to Kevin Brundish the CEO and co-founder of AMTE Power the UK’s leading EV battery cell manufacturer and cell development company.

Ryan finds out more about AMTE Power, their history which stretches back over 20 years to the start of the Lithium battery industry and their exciting plans for the future. AMTE has a flexible battery cell manufacturing facility based in Thurso in the North of Scotland where they have been developing new battery cell technology and manufacturing processes for many years. The Thurso facility is one of a very small number of such facilities in the world.

Kevin and Ryan discuss lithium battery technology, and the place that AMTE fit in the market supporting the research and development of new battery cell technologies and manufacturing processes.

AMTE are helping to drive forward the performance of Lithium Ion battery cells for specialist high performance applications. As well as Lithium Ion batteries the company is also heavily involved in the development of new Sodium Ion battery technology.

AMTE has recently been in the press recently as they are involved in not only one but two, yes two battery Giga Factory developments, the first to scale up their manufacturing for specialist cells and the second supporting Britishvolt with their plans for a high-volume production facility for more conventional cells.

This was a fascinating discussion covering many aspects of battery cell technology and manufacturing from an expert in the field.

Kevin Brundish LinkedIn profile

AMTE Power Corporate website

Britishvolt Corporate Website

Ryan Maughan LinkedIn profile

AVID Technology website

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