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AMS Building Expansion Set for Completion Late Spring 2018

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AMS Building Expansion Set for Completion Late Spring 2018

AMS is making significant progress on the construction of a third building, representing a major expansion to its main technology campus headquarters. Construction is slated for completion by late spring 2018. This $5 million testing and research and development (R&D) facility will add 15,000 square feet of new office and laboratory space to AMS’ existing headquarters, including housing a $1 million electromagnetic compatibility (EMC) chamber.

“We are extremely excited about these new changes,” said AMS president and CEO Dr. Hash Hashemian. “This expansion of our EMC and cable testing services allows us to meet the I&C system testing needs of the existing fleet of U.S. nuclear power plants, as well as many in Europe and Asia...Read More

Brent Shumaker of AMS Named Fellow of International Society of Automation

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Brent Shumaker of AMS Named Fellow of International Society of Automation

Brent D. Shumaker, Senior Engineering Manager at Analysis and Measurement Services Corporation (AMS), was recently elevated to the grade of Fellow by the International Society of Automation (ISA). Elevation to the distinguished grade of ISA Fellow is granted to ISA Senior Members in recognition of their outstanding achievements in scientific or engineering fields as recognized by ISA peers. Mr. Shumaker was awarded ISA Fellow in the Power Industry Division for his significant contributions to the development and implementation of online technologies to assess the health and remaining useful life of critical components in nuclear power plants.

AMS is an award-winning nuclear technology consulting and testing firm h...Read More

AMS attends the 2017 Plant Life Management Conference

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AMS attends the 2017 Plant Life Management Conference

AMS was pleased to attend the 2017 Plant Life Management Conference in Lyon, France. Dr. H. M. Hashemian was featured on a panel concerning, ‘Challenges and Needs for Plant Life Management and Long Term Operation.’

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U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry Speaks at the 61st General Conference of the IAEA

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U.S. Energy Secretary Rick Perry Speaks at the 61st General Conference of the IAEA

As part of the 61st General Conference of the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) held at the IAEA’s international headquarters in Vienna Austria, the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) announced its participation in the IAEA’s International Centres based on Research Reactor (ICERR) program...

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Hash Hashemian Speaks at Nuclear Suppliers Workshop

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Hash Hashemian Speaks at Nuclear Suppliers Workshop

On September 6 and 7, the East Tennessee Economic Council (ETEC) and the U.S. Nuclear Infrastructure Council held the Nuclear Suppliers Workshop at the Pollard Technology Conference Center in Oak Ridge, TN.

Dr. Hashemian was invited as a guest speaker at the event. His presentation focused of the future on nuclear energy. He spoke to a group of manufacturing companies interested in supporting existing nuclear facilities and upcoming nuclear construction projects in the Southeastern U.S.

Representatives from organizations in the nuclear industry came to hear over 30 speakers and to learn about potential business opportunities...

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