THE VOICE OF THE AUTOMATED MATERIAL HANDLING INDUSTRY
THE FUTURE OF
A collection of thought leaders
AMHSA members are the leading companies in their field and have a wealth of experience in the successful application of appropriate technologies to materials handling projects. For more information and for help in finding an appropriate partner, click below.
Solutions for all problems
At the heart of AMHSA are a range of technologies, from the highly automated to the more mechanical elements that feature in a modern materials handling system. It is the appropriate combination of such technologies that lead to a successful project.
What is AMHSA?
The Association is committed to promoting excellence in the automated material handling industry in terms of solutions, after sales support, reliability and safety. AMHSA promotes the interests of its members, defines and upholds best practice in the industry and aims to be a leading example of excellence.
AMHSA gives access to the latest information and industry intelligence, as well as superior technical knowledge and support.
With over 50 members supplying automated solutions, conveyor systems and associated equipment, AMHSA plays a significant role in the drafting of CEN and ISO standards affecting the automated handling sector, maintaining close contact with government organisations such as the Department for Business, Enterprise and Regulatory Reform (BERR – formerly the DTI) and the HSE.
Membership of AMHSA assists in improving business operations and management practices. AMHSA provides unique and authoritative industry surveys, specific publications, journals and white papers.
Networking and collaboration opportunities exist via online forums and through the popular newsletters. All designed to facilitate the sharing of best practice, improving the profile of the industry, as well as both individuals and companies in our sector and beyond.
Our 4 pillars
We provide unbiased, objective guidance and information on automation technology and trends within the supply chain.
We pride ourselves on staying ahead of the knowledge curve and spreading understanding and best practice throughout the supply chain.
We work together for the benefit of our members and the wider logistics industry.
We operate transparently, upholding the highest values of integrity, whilst always respecting the commercial confidentiality of our members.
“"Since joining AMHSA not only have Nerak benefited from many enhanced networking opportunities, but it has also enabled us to secure a professional cost effective source for our training and development needs."”Simon MusgraveSales Director, Nerak UK
““AMHSA provides members with a voice to help shape and define the European and national standards and legislation that govern the automated material handling industry across Europe.””Mike VernonPresident, British Material Handling Federation
“"AMHSA is the premier trade body for the Automated Material Handling Industry and the meeting place of all its key members- If it is happening in our industry, then AMHSA is involved."”Lynn KerfootManaging Director, Newland Engineering