CSR – The AMS Composite Cylinders Supplier Code of Conduct

At AMS Composite Cylinders, we are committed to upholding the highest ethical standards across our global operations. We have a zero tolerance policy when it comes to any kind of unethical business behaviour - and this runs through our entire supply chain. As part of this commitment, all of our suppliers around the world must [...]

2019-12-06T09:45:09+00:00December 6th, 2019|Uncategorised|Comments Off on CSR – The AMS Composite Cylinders Supplier Code of Conduct

AMS Composite Cylinders Set for Medica 2019

This November, the AMS team is heading back to Düsseldorf, Germany, to exhibit at Medica 2019. Medica is the world’s largest trade fair for the medical sector, and this year’s event runs from 18th – 21st November at the Messe Düsseldorf. You’ll find the AMS stand at Hall 11 / C29. Medica is the world [...]

2019-11-07T11:35:27+00:00November 7th, 2019|Uncategorised|Comments Off on AMS Composite Cylinders Set for Medica 2019

Cylinder Supply Chain – Raw Material Sustainability, Ethics and CSR

Whichever industry you operate in – sustainability is big news. It’s never been more important for businesses to take responsibility, and to operate in a sustainable, environmentally friendly and socially responsible manner. The world of gas cylinders is no different - and at AMS, we take our commitment to sustainability seriously. Our responsibility doesn’t end [...]

2019-08-27T10:48:09+01:00August 27th, 2019|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Cylinder Supply Chain – Raw Material Sustainability, Ethics and CSR

World’s First Hydrogen Bike Gets 50% Range Boost for G7 from AMS Composite Cylinders

European hydrogen fuel cell specialists, Pragma Industries, has successfully increased the maximum range of its pioneering hydrogen fuel cell bike by 50%, using one of our advanced, high-pressure gas cylinders. A fleet of its fuel cell Alpha bikes will now be heading to the G7 World Summit, to provide sustainable transport for journalists covering the [...]

2019-08-27T10:53:46+01:00August 19th, 2019|Uncategorised|Comments Off on World’s First Hydrogen Bike Gets 50% Range Boost for G7 from AMS Composite Cylinders

Carbon Fibre, the Environment and the Future of Recycling

Carbon fibre is transforming the world as we know it. Extremely light and incredibly strong, it’s being used to improve the performance and efficiency of a huge number of products and industries – from aviation, automotive and renewable energy, to sports equipment and technology. It’s also the material that enables us to create our ultra-lightweight, [...]

2019-08-12T15:12:52+01:00August 12th, 2019|Uncategorised|Comments Off on Carbon Fibre, the Environment and the Future of Recycling

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+00:00January 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+00:00January 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+00:00January 2nd, 2019|Carbon Composite Cylinders|Comments Off on Science in the sky – AMS Cylinders fitted to Large Atmospheric Research Aircraft