Anti-Slavery Statement

Modern Slavery Statement Advanced Materials Systems based in Taiwan are a manufacturer of fully wrapped carbon fibre and aluminium cylinders. AMS and U.K. and Europe distributor AMS-CC have a zero-tolerance approach to slavery and human trafficking. We are committed to ensuring that they do not take place in our businesses and we take steps to [...]

2019-05-17T10:25:11+01:00May 17th, 2019|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Anti-Slavery Statement

Europe’s First Hydrogen Drone Doubles Flying Times with AMS Cylinders

Specialist drone manufacturer, SKYCORP, has successfully doubled the maximum flight times of e-Drone Zero, Europe’s first hydrogen powered drone, to two hours, by using a new, ultra-lightweight gas cylinder from AMS Composite Cylinders. The e-Drone Zero is a powerful, long endurance quadcopter designed for the commercial market. It features a compact, custom military grade frame, and is [...]

2019-04-29T15:47:26+01:00April 29th, 2019|Hydrogen fuel cell technology|Comments Off on Europe’s First Hydrogen Drone Doubles Flying Times with AMS Cylinders

The Cutting Edge – AMS Cylinders Fitted to Military Grade Thermal Lance

 “We’re always looking for ways to improve our systems, and AMS cylinders tick a lot of boxes. In terms of performance, they conform to all the relevant standards, and they are lighter than competing cylinders, which translates to real-world tactical benefits for our users. The clean, white design complements the look and feel of our [...]

2019-02-19T10:35:27+01:00January 9th, 2019|Carbon Composite Cylinders|Comments Off on The Cutting Edge – AMS Cylinders Fitted to Military Grade Thermal Lance

Take to the Skies – Hydrogen Powered Drones Hit the Market

Drone technology is advancing quickly. Until recently, the vast majority of consumer drones have been powered by traditional lithium batteries, but in the quest for greater range, running time and loadbearing capacity, manufacturers are shifting their focus towards hydrogen fuel cells. This year alone, several companies have brought hydrogen drones to market – heralding a [...]

2019-02-19T10:39:24+01:00January 2nd, 2019|Carbon Composite Cylinders, Hydrogen fuel cell technology|Comments Off on Take to the Skies – Hydrogen Powered Drones Hit the Market

Science in the sky – AMS Cylinders fitted to Large Atmospheric Research Aircraft

At AMS Composite Cylinders, we supply lightweight, high-performance carbon composite cylinders for a huge range of interesting applications – with an excellent track record in the aerospace industry. Earlier in the year, we supplied some of our advanced, fully wrapped carbon composite cylinders to Dr. Stephen Andrews of the Wolfston Atmospheric Chemistry Laboratories (WACL) at [...]

2019-02-19T10:43:28+01:00January 2nd, 2019|Carbon Composite Cylinders|Comments Off on Science in the sky – AMS Cylinders fitted to Large Atmospheric Research Aircraft

Oxygen Therapy – Portable Oxygen Concentrators vs Portable Oxygen Cylinders

When it comes to portable oxygen therapy, there are two main options for delivery. These are portable oxygen cylinders which contain compressed oxygen gas, or oxygen concentrators, which use a battery powered system to compress and filter air, in order to create a consistent supply of concentrated oxygen. In this post, AMS Composite Cylinders Technical [...]

2019-02-19T10:46:45+01:00November 23rd, 2018|Oxygen Therapy|Comments Off on Oxygen Therapy – Portable Oxygen Concentrators vs Portable Oxygen Cylinders

Hydrogen Fuel Cells – Future Vehicle Technology

Are we set for a hydrogen powered transport network? In the future, will we all be travelling on hydrogen powered planes, trains and automobiles? In this final part of our in-depth series on hydrogen powered vehicles (check out parts 1, 2and 3for more), AMS Composite Cylinders Director Steve Langron looks to the future – beyond [...]

2019-02-19T10:49:18+01:00October 1st, 2018|Hydrogen fuel cell technology|Comments Off on Hydrogen Fuel Cells – Future Vehicle Technology

Speciality Gas Cylinders – Customised Solutions for Every Application

The global speciality gases market is growing fast. To meet this demand, there are now more solutions that ever before when it comes to gas cylinders. At AMS Composite Cylinders, we supply standardised and bespoke carbon composite and aluminium cylinders for a full range of speciality gas applications, including research, analysis, calibration, manufacturing and process [...]

2019-02-19T10:51:24+01:00August 1st, 2018|Carbon Composite Cylinders|Comments Off on Speciality Gas Cylinders – Customised Solutions for Every Application

Controlling the Cost of Carbon Composite Cylinders

This month, growing concerns over the instability of global commodity prices and the rising cost of aluminium is driving raw material cost increases at some of the world’s leading cylinder manufacturers. The result for many customers is an inevitable price rise. Thankfully, at AMS Composite Cylinders, we will not need to have difficult conversations with [...]

2019-02-19T10:54:30+01:00July 31st, 2018|Carbon Composite Cylinders|Comments Off on Controlling the Cost of Carbon Composite Cylinders

Breathe Safe – Managing the Risks and Challenges of Home Oxygen Therapy

In the UK, the number of patients requiring home oxygen therapy is on the rise – thanks to an increase in respiratory conditions, including asthma and Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease (COPD). Oxygen therapy can deliver huge benefits in terms of maintaining patient independence and quality of life. It also comes with everyday challenges and real [...]

2019-02-19T10:56:50+01:00July 31st, 2018|Oxygen Therapy|Comments Off on Breathe Safe – Managing the Risks and Challenges of Home Oxygen Therapy