AMPERE S.p.A. is a family owned joint stock company founded in 1940 by the late G. Picker, a graduated in Electrical Engineering at Karlsruhe University in Germany.
The company’s main activities are sales in Italy of instruments and systems for Measurement, Test, Monitoring, and Diagnostics both as distributor and as agent on behalf of leading manufacturers worldwide.
With a new and fast-growing business unit (named “Servizio Misure”) AMPERE is also offering consultancies and specialized diagnostic services to Power Plants and T&D Utilities, on transformers, generators, motors, cable and overhead lines. Both in Italy and abroad.
AMPERE has also adequate engineering capacity and experience for providing automatic energy management systems.
The “Area Elettrica” business unit of AMPERE offers a wide range of instrumentation and systems for electrical measurements and test, including full HV testing rooms and also on-line monitoring solutions.
The “Area Processo” business unit of AMPERE provides measurement’s solutions for process industry and has specialized skills and experience to sell, install and manage leak detection and monitoring systems for oil and water pipelines. A specialized range of laboratory instrumentations is available including detection of heavy metals in soil, water and consumer goods. Ampere also provide full range of calibrators fo preassure, temperature and electrical signal.
The “After Sales Service” of Ampere is based on a well fitted in-house electronic laboratory for the test repair, overhaul and calibration of instruments; as well as for the assembly of customized systems. In-field installation, commissioning and repair services are also offered to Ampere’s customers all over the Country and also outside of Italy.
Main customers are I.P.P., Private and Public Utilities, Infrastructures, Large Manufacturing Plants, Global EPC Contractors, Processing and Manufacturing Industries, HV Testing laboratories, Building Technology, Universities, etc.
The company participates to the most important technical trade shows in Italy, as well as to specialized trade shows and conferences in Europe ad USA.
AMPERE S.p.A. is an ISO 9001:2008 and OHSAS 18001:2007 company, certified by Dekra.
AMPERE’s offices, the warehouse and the electronic-maintenance laboratory are located in the premises owned by the company (total surface approxim 1000 sq.m.), in Milano, via Scarlatti 26, in the city’s business center.
Staff: 23 people as Permanent Employed plus 10 people as Temporary Employed
President: Roberto Picker
Managing Director: Tullio Tomasoni
Sales Engineers (7) ; not including Temporary Employees
Specialized Technical Engineers (3); not including Temporary Employees
After Sales Service Engineers (4); not including Temporary Employees
Commercial and Administration Staff
EQUITY: € 723.000,00=
ANNUAL AVE. SALES: floating between € 7.000.000= and € 9.500.000=
MAIN BUSINESS AREAS
1. PROCESS AREA
1.2 Portable instrumentation and process transducers for flow, temperature, pressure and humidity.
1.3 Leak detection distributed systems for pipelines
1.4 Laboratory precision test instruments
1.5 Process calibrators for temperature, pressure and signals
1.6 Data acquisition systems and videographic recorders
2. ENERGY AREA
2.1 Test instruments and HV generators for medium and high voltage complete Testing Rooms
2.2 On-line and off-line diagnostic equipment for power plantss, MV-HV cable networks, HV substations and machinery
2.3 Power management automatic systems and software
2.4 Energy Storage solutions for utilities and industries
2.5 Specialized protection devices for railways electrical substations
2.6 Specialized solution for Waste to Energy by pyrolysis
2.7 Mobile Substation on Trailers for HV/MV and Protection System
2.8 Turn-Key Power Plant including HV/MV Substation plus B.O.P.
3. AMPERE DIAGNOSTIC SERVICE “Servizio Misure”
3.1 Professional diagnostic support with on site measuring service for: transformers, generators, motors, overhead lines, underground power cables.
3.2 Distribution cables’ network diagnostic services for joints’ predictive maintenance.
3.3 Engineering of automatic power quality management systems.
MAIN PRINCIPALS of AMPERE for INDUSTRIAL PROCESS AREA
|ALPHA MOISTURE SYSTEMS||Alpha House, 96 City RoadBradford, BD8 8ESENGLAND|
|AMETEK JOFRA INSTRUMENTS||Gammelgtardsvej 87,DK-3520 Farum - DENMARK|
|AOIP||Zac de l’orme Pomponnee50-52 Avenue Paul Langevin91130 Ris Orangis - FRANCE|
|CONTROLOTRON||155 Plant Avenue – HauppaugeNY 11788 - USA|
|DICKSON||930 South Westwood AvenueAddison, IL 60101 - USA|
|HAENNI ISTRUMENTS Inc.||Industrie Neuhof 66CH 3422 Kirchberg – SWITZERLAND|
|MONARCH INSTRUMENT||Division of Monarch International I.n.c.15 Columbia Dr, Anherst, NH - USA|
|OPTOCON||Washingtonstrasse 16/16a D-01139 Dresden – GERMANY|
MAIN PRINCIPALS of AMPERE for ENERGY AREA
|BAUR||Raiffeisenstrasse 8A-6832 Sulz – AUSTRIA|
|DOBLE ENGINEERING||- 85 Walnut Street, P.O. box 9107,Watertown, MA 02272-9107 - USA|
|EA TECHNOLOGY||Capenhurst Technology ParkCapenhurst CH1 6ES – Chester UK|
|GENERATORTECH||31 Southerland Drive - Scotia,NY 12302 - U.S.A.|
|GENERAL ELECTRIC ENERGY (with HYDRAN and KELMAN brands)||Lissue Industrial EstateLissue Road – Lisburn BT28 2RE – UK|
|HAEFELY TEST AG(with TETTEX and HIPOTRONICS brands)||Lehenmattstrasse 353, P.O. BoxBasel - SWITZERLAND|
|MONROE ELECTRONICS||100 Housel AvenueLyndonville NY 14098 - USA|
|OFIL||POB 4016 Nes-Ziona, 74140 ISRAEL|
MAIN CUSTOMERS OF AMPERE
2A Milan Municipality
ACEA Rome Municipality
ALPIQ ITALIACVA Aosta
ENEL GREEN POWER
IRIDE Turin Municipality
TERNA (Italy’s national HV grid)
OIL & GAS
SNAM RETE GAS
|ABB PROCESS AUTOMATION
|Oil & Gas
Pulp and paper
Cars and trucks
Circuit breakers and MV equipment
|RISEARCH & EDUCATION
C.N.R. National Research Committee
CESI National Electric Laboratories
INFN Nuclear Physics
POLYTECHNIC OF MILANO
UNIVERSITIES OF: Milano, Torino, Trieste, Padova, Napoli, Roma, Palermo, Genova.
BANCA INTESA SAN PAOLO - Milano
UNICREDIT – Milano