Austin, Texas. April 27, 2010. /PRNewswire/ — Applied Mechanical Corp. announced today that it is changing its name to AM Technical Solutions, Inc. The new name better captures the company’s growing product and service offerings and primary objective of helping customers achieve superior results.
The name change reflects a direction and a focus that has been building for some time. A year ago, the company embarked on a strategy to grow the business both organically and through acquisitions. Since then, the company has added new products and expanded into new industries and new markets.
“Our services now go beyond on-site engineering, technical services, project management and logistical resources. Our approach has been to develop custom solutions that are tailored to the customer’s needs; often providing a turnkey offering for all scopes, said Kelly McAndrew, the company’s CEO. McAndrew emphasized, “Today we offer our customers the innovative strategies, project programming, and integrated approaches that are critical to effective control of schedule, budget, and performance.”
With its new strategic direction, the board has chosen to change the company’s name to “AM Technical Solutions” because it more accurately reflects the company’s primary objective: help customers achieve superior results.
“We have worked hard over the past 15 years to ensure that the name Applied Mechanical is synonymous with excellence and integrity, and we are confident that the strength of our brand will transfer to the new name. . We are proud of our company’s legacy and are equally excited by our new AM Technical Solutions name and the image that it projects,” said Tim Self, the company Chairman.
AM Technical Solutions will address the market with five business units:
- Capital Equipment and Facility Services
- Project & Construction Management
- Equipment Services
- QA/QC Services
- Facility Environmental Performance Services
All of these services and proven methodologies continue to be backed by the same experienced professionals that have become known in the industry as “the experts people count on.”
The company has launched a new website, www.amts.com. Effective immediately, all business activity will be conducted using the new name. There has been no change in the company’s management or ownership.