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How to reduce your carbon footprint

How to reduce your carbon footprint

Following on from our Carbon Footprint article we have put together some ideas on how you can reduce your carbon emissions.  A company is made up of a range of individual stakeholders who can cut their carbon footprint via their respective positions within the company...

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What is carbon footprint in business?

What is carbon footprint in business?

Carbon Footprint in Business Whilst researching the article on sustainability we realised that of the three pillars of sustainability; environmental, economic and social, the subject of environmental sustainability and carbon footprint reporting is a very broad topic,...

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Why is sustainability important in business?

Why is sustainability important in business?

What does sustainability in business mean? Sustainability can be defined as  “the ability to be maintained at a certain rate or level”. There are three pillars of sustainability in business; environmental, economic and social.  Environmental sustainability is the...

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Types of Float Switches

Types of Float Switches

Different Types of Float Switch and Their PricesThere are a number of different types of float switches, each with their own advantages and disadvantages.  Most designs can be made to different specifications to suit the ruggedness requirements of an application....

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How does a float switch work?

How does a float switch work?

What is a float switch and how does it work?Throughout this blog we will address what a float switch is and how vertical and horizontal float switches work. Float switches are used as the standard instrument for liquid level control in many applications such as pump...

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AMS-IAC Company Values

AMS-IAC Company Values

AMS-IAC Company Values With a family business background a number of core values came to mind when we started to review who we were and what our business stood for.  These included integrity, trust, ethics, loyalty, commitment, honesty, flexible and fair. In addition,...

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Alan Cobham’s magnetic float switches article from 1963

Alan Cobham’s magnetic float switches article from 1963

Magnetic Float Switch Article from Alan Cobham in 1963Recently found, this article from 1963 in an engineering magazine shows details of the Alan Cobham Engineering Company Ltd float switches.  It is a promotion for the company product when the manufacturing was...

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Train level measurement, gauges and indicators

Train level measurement, gauges and indicators

To solve a specific problem with access and the lack of height between a fuel tank and the trains body, AMS have modified the head of our approved level sensors to allow fitting in confined spaces. This development also removed the need for the transmitter to be located in a separate box on the side of the tank and allowed the sensor to be wired directly to the indicators, saving significant additional costs in materials and wiring time.

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