AMP Group announce acquisition of the former Harland Simon UPS
AMP Procurement Limited (“AMP”) is delighted to announce that we have purchased the Intellectual Property Rights (“IPR”) of Harland Simon UPS Limited (“HSUPS”) and we have established a new company called AMP Power Protection Limited (“APPL”) to run this business. AMP therefore has full rights and access to all designs & documentation of all equipment supplied by HSUPS since 1995 (over 25 years.)
APPL will provide rugged Power Protection Solutions to customers working in industrial applications, this will include:- custom design, supply, testing, project management, independent testing, documentation, service and support of: Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS) Systems and Commercial Off The Shelf(“COTS”) UPS products. APPL can support and service any Harland Simon UPS equipment in the field. We can also supply new & replacement equipment in full compliance with the original equipment design.
APPL has employed 5 of the Senior Management Team previously employed by Harland Simon UPS to ensure we can provide an excellent service to our customers. This smooth transition means APPL and the Team are now fully up and running and ready to support HSUPS customers.
Our APPL Team is as follows:-
- Andy Parfitt – CEO – Over 30 years experience in UPS & Power Protection
- Haydn Langley – Project Manager – Prince2 PM & Electro-mech Engineer – over 30 years experience
- John Slaughter – Design Manager – Over 30 years experience in UPS Industry in all fields
- Tim Rimmer – Compliance Manager – Over 25 years experience – mechanical engineer
- Mick Howe – Works Manager – Over 30 years experience in works practices
AMP Procurement Limited (“AMP”) provides supply chain management services to a range of customers. Principally operating within the defence sector, AMP Procurement also provides services to various government agencies including social housing projects and the NHS.
AMP MD Martin Peacock said;
“We are delighted with the acquisition. The IP of the former Harland Simon UPS division had an excellent name in the industry – and in addition this is a perfect alignment for AMP’s current strategy within the defence sector, as well as moving into the transport and utility sectors”
“This is an exciting new venture. With the support of AMP Procurement we have have been able to quickly and efficiently establish AMP Power Protection. We are now ready to supply and support Power Protection products in Harsh Industrial applications, productions ranging from Commercial Off The Shelf (“COTS”) to Ruggedised solutions up to Custom built systems in full compliance with customer detailed specifications and application requirements. We can also supply and support the Harland ProtectUPS(R) range of products. We are looking forward to a long and successful partnership with our customers and suppliers.”
With the support of the parent company “AMP”, both finance and management we are able to support and run your projects NOW. We are already running the T26 contract for BAE Systems, and several other smaller contracts.