Phoenix-based Advanced Material Solutions (AMS) opens high volume non-destructive testing center in the heart of Mexico’s auto manufacturing region


June 5, 2018 (Phoenix) – Advanced Material Solutions (AMS), a Phoenix-based company that provides high speed, high volume non-destructive testing. And parts cleaning services to the automotive, transportation, medical device, consumer products and pharmaceutical industries,

announced that it is opening a non-destructive testing center in Celaya, Guanajuato, Mexico. The new facility expands AMS’s geographic reach to help meet the needs of automotive. And other industries clustered in south central Mexico, where manufacturers such as Ford, Toyota, GM, Chrysler, KIA, BMW, Nissan, Audi, VW, Honda and Mazda have plants.

“Our location in the newly constructed Entrada Group Celaya campus allows us to continue AMS’s mission of ensuring the safety of critical parts. This is through non-destructive testing and cleaning”, stated Peter Miller, AMS President.  “We are eager to further develop strong relationships with auto manufacturers and tier one, two and three suppliers in. And across the Bajio region, supporting important innovations within the automotive industry.”

Raúl González Ramírez of Celaya, Guanajuato, has been hired to oversee the company’s operations and quality control. Ramírez has an industrial mechanical engineering degree from the Instituto Tecnológico de Celaya. And a master’s degree in quality and productivity from UTEC. Ramírez has more than 25 years of experience in mechanical engineering, business management. And related research activities in mechanical engineering and holds numerous industry credentials and certifications.

Comprehensive High-Speed Materials Evaluation

“Raúl has deep knowledge of the automotive manufacturing business and brings industry experience and leadership skills to the role of general manager,” said Miller. “We are pleased to have him at the helm, at an exciting time for our company. Our technologies are being applied to increasingly diverse applications. And his experiences within the automotive manufacturing sector should prove especially valuable in helping our Mexican customers benefit. This is from comprehensive high-speed materials evaluation and cleaning of safety-critical parts in a one-stop production operation. By using our latest technologies.


Advanced Material Solutions’ business is to provide high speed, high volume non-destructive testing, flaw detection. And parts cleaning services for the automotive, transportation, medical device, consumer product and pharmaceutical industries. Thereby ensuring product integrity for its customers. The company has operations in Phoenix, Arizona and Ogden, Utah. For more information on the Company and its services, please visit


NDT is used to detect anomalies and defects in industrial components without disrupting operations or damaging the material. Ultrasound and other advanced imaging technologies are used to monitor the condition of industrial assets throughout a project’s life-cycle. There is a growing demand for high-quality NDT services to reduce risk. And improve the integrity and lifetime of manufactured parts.