Keeping you up to speed with all things AEM.


Why the North East is pioneering the next generation of electric vehicles

The electric revolution is already in full swing. Last year, 450,000 electric and hybrid vehicles were registered in the UK–that’s…


Origins of AEM – 2017

At Advanced Electric Machines, we’re now recognised across the globe for our rare-earth free high performance electric motors and powertrain…


How do we make electric vehicles genuinely sustainable?

There is no doubt that electrification is key to addressing climate change. Yet it is not as simple as merely…


North East manufacturing – looking back and forward

Advanced Electric Machines is proud to originate from and operate out of The North East of England. The North East…


What is the true scale of electrification? 

By now, it would have been nigh on impossible to have avoided discussion about automotive electrification. High on the list…


James Widmer – Chief Executive Officer and Co-Founder

Q: What did you do before you co-founded Advanced Electric Machines? JW: Oh, that’s a long story! Before I began…


Gary Chandler – Lead Product Development Engineer

Q: How long have you been working for Advanced Electric Machines? GC: It’s been about 18 months so far. Q:…


Alistair Druce – Product Development Engineer, AEM

Q: How long have you worked at Advanced Electric Machines? AD: I’ve been working here for about five years now,…


Mark Johnson – Power Electronics Director, AEM

Q: How long have you worked at Advanced Electric Machines? MJ: I’ve been here for seven months now, so I’m…