AMS’ handling systems are tailored for any kinds of requirement and yacht: tailgates, coaming, seals, gaskets, locking pin and every component are designed and manufactured by AMS to provide a perfectly-balanced combination of lightweight, user-friendliness and technical reliability

Thanks to the involvement in various and heterogeneous projects and an extraordinary technical background, AMS’ team is able to deal with the most challenging projects, finding always the best solution in terms of system efficiency and excellent aesthetic performance.


Operation fail-safe logic
Non-corroding materials
Hydraulic, electric or manual handling
Custom and state-of-the-art solutions
Hidden and space-saving handling systems
Noiseless and fluid motion
Long-lasting quality


Handling system types
Hull doors, Garage doors, Balcony doors, Transom doors, Pantograph doors, Sliding doors, Foldable bulwarks, Hatches

Operating system
Hydraulically actuated. Electrically or manually actuated versions available on request.

Automatic operation
The correct automatic operation sequence is guaranteed by the control logic integrated in the electric switchboard.

Manual operation
Manual handling mode is also available to bypass the control logic and perform emergency operations when needed.

Control system
IP55 electric switchboard for local operation provided with programmable logic controller and configured for remote operation from the wheelhouse or other location.

Hydraulic power unit
Hydraulic power pack designed for guaranteeing the correct functioning of the system.
Hand pump for emergency operation included.

Power supply
Operating voltage: 24Vdc, 230Vac or 400Vac, as required.
If required, the switchboard can be provided with a configuration for a 24Vdc auxiliary power supply (e.g. from the on-board batteries) in order to keep the status signals active when the yacht is laid up.

Locking system
Hydraulic pin locks. Electrically or manually actuated versions available on request.

Stainless steel. Aluminium or carbon fibre light versions available on request.

Polished stainless steel for visible hinges.
Anodized or painted Aluminium.
Carbon look or coated carbon fibre.

Status signals reported on wheelhouse
Door open, door closed and locked.