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Holiday overviews – which AMS location is open and which not. It’s that time of the year

December 14, 2017

Both in The Netherlands and China the end of year holiday season is about to start. Since the holiday calendars in both areas of the world are not completely in sync, we thought it to be good to provide all relations of AMS with a clear overview for coming months holiday planning. Hereunder we list […]

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Shenzhen International Industrial Design Fair: we were there and it rocked!

December 13, 2017

The Dutch government decided to present ‘innovative’ / ‘design’ / ‘smart industry’ related Dutch companies (with a presence in mainland China) on the international design fair in November in Shenzhen in an orange coloured ‘Holland Pavilion’. The exhibition featured exhibitors in various categories like; ‘intelligent manufacturing’, ‘smart life’ and ‘design services’. The Holland Pavilion was […]

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New AMS colleagues in Amsterdam, Foshan & Shenzhen. At your service!

December 13, 2017

Due to further development at both management and engineering levels and as well as our ambitions to expand our competencies and business further, AMS Group has been hiring experienced new colleagues for all three locations.  Hereunder some highlights of the last few months: In Amsterdam (NL): Andy Hall (1965) started in September as ‘engineering & […]

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What do DNA sample tubes & sewage systems have in common?

March 1, 2017

You might guess, but we better give you the answer straight away: they both need plastic injection moulds to create the plastic parts which are used in both applications. And even though the dimensions are completely different, AMS has been making plastic injection moulds for both. The plastic mould team of AMS has been very […]

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Fake news or Facts – POTUS, CHINA & AMS

March 1, 2017

With the new president of the United States of America, a whole new trend has been introduced. Seems like most of the publications by the free press are nowadays subject to the ‘Fake News’-verdict by the actively twittering ‘@POTUS’ (President Of The United States). That’s quite confusing for people living in the free world, as […]

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Monday nights are AMS Masterclass nights

February 17, 2017

In recent years we have been asked regularly to share our experiences on taking products & devices from a working prototype towards series production. Back than, we have never realized that our experiences might have been inspiring insights for many more people than just those who asked us for it. This ‘eureka’ moment appeared on […]

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CES 2017 in Las Vegas rocked!

January 9, 2017

From January 5 – 9 Tim Steltenpool (coo) & Bart Bakkum (cco) visited the annual Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas. During this period CES is the most often broadcasted item on global tech & gadget publications/shows. Online, printed, tweeted or just via ordinary media channels. For important technological breakthroughs, but also for less […]

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AMS Amsterdam office modernized

January 5, 2017

December 23rd 2016 was the ‘moving back’ day for AMS Amsterdam, after 2 months of renovations. The ‘old’ office in the industrial building at Asterweg 20-S3 in Amsterdam has been ‘modernized’; more light, better mapping, a separate workshop, and much more space and opportunities for co-working, co-development and simultaneous meetings.           […]

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Do you know AMS’ Amsterdam based team?

August 18, 2016

Many of you are in day to day, or at least frequent, contact with one or more AMS persons in Amsterdam but have never met them in person. Therefore, we considered it a good idea to show you the people behind the names/positions/emailaddresses/telephone numbers. At least for the Amsterdam team. Since it is rare that all […]

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