To start off the year A&M Industrial Inc., acquired Industrial Tool Specialist (ITS), an industrial distributor headquartered in Springfield, VT. ITS has built their 45-year reputation in the metalworking industry as a leader in providing application support and technical assistance to manufacturing companies throughout New England. Then in March, A&M Industrial negotiated an agreement with Springfield Tool Supply (STS) also of Springfield, VT to move all their industrial cutting tool business thru A&M as well.
Thermal imaging cameras are devices that translate heat into visible light to analyze a particular object or scene. The image produced is known as a thermogram and is analyzed through a process called thermography. Thermal imaging cameras take measuring temperature to the next level; instead of getting a number for the temperature you get a picture showing the temperature differences of a surface.
If you need help determining exactly what you need you now have a number of choices. You can contact A&M by phone or email to reach a technical expert or you can do it yourself using our cutting tools website.
Our Petromarine division is a premier source for high quality petrochemical gauging and sampling products, gas detection monitors and SCBA equipment. To make it easier to select and buy these items a new website was developed offering items like Plumb Bobs, Gauging Tapes, Samplers, Gauging Pastes, Thermo-Hydrometers and Gas Meters as well as common safety items used with these like Eye, Ear and Foot Protection, Coveralls and Rainwear. Petromarine is also a great source for SCBA fit Testing, Certifying Gauging Tapes and Bobs and is an Authorized Service Center for SCBAs and Gas Detection Equipment.
A&M is hosting the Safety Symposium with a combination of OSHA information updates, latest technical solutions to improve safety and on-site certified training. Technical Presentations will highlight the day:
Lockout/Tagout & Arc Flash Awareness
Ladder Safety and Certification Training
Introduction to Fall Protection and Fall Arrest (with a live demonstration)
Our storage experts configure and install safe, ergonomic storage systems to meet OSHA standards, improve loss prevention and increase operational efficiency. They develop, create and provide custom CAD drawings to identify flow, plan and elevations that meet your unique specifications.
When a local flavor and fragrance company contacted A&M they knew their energy costs for steam generation for their facilities were rising, but needed help getting them back under control. As with many manufacturing facilities operating a steam plant they needed some regular maintenance and some troubleshooting to help them determine what needed to be done. A&M activated the A&M Steam Team to do a site audit to identify problem areas and viable solutions.
Environmental cleanup is a complex business that requires many tools. One local company involved in this process has their specific requirements that need to be met for their truck hoses, and when existing hoses decay, they need new ones right away. The hose shop at A&M is their resource for these precious hoses, often providing same-day service on customized hose.