The latest generation of lifting keels.
World superyacht leader in modern, efficient and reliable keels and keel components, founded 1990.
The full CNC machined finished, tested and ready for on board installation APM package includes telescopic keels, lifting keels, carbon trunks, fixed keels, pivoting keels, daggerboard keels, crash safe or standard lead bulbs.
Custom made engineering package is provided for each project. Complete and detailed 2D and 3D drawings, full structural study and FEM stress analysis, including grounding and fatigue events.
DNVGL approval. Installation instructions with keel systems, adjusting and operation manual.Lifting cylinders custom made, sub sea heavy duty cylinders in Duplex stainless steel, carbon or titanium.
As part of the activities, we perform for our clients, there are the full maintenance-refit service works. The keels are removed from the yachts, sent to our premise, and after the full refit works, will return “as news”, renovated in all the details. These works are necessary in order to maintain the keels, components of…
SWS 96-4 APM lifting keel on Nyumba, obtaining victory at 2023 ISS design and leadership- November 2023
Southern Wind Shipyard has been appointed for their construction SWS 96-4 Nyumba as winner of two categories at Superyacht Society Award 2023 as: BEST SAILING YACHT under 500GT and BEST INTERIOR SAILING YACHT We at APM would like to share our compliments with all the SWS team and the Nauta Design team for this remarkable achievement.…
Short story in pics for the latest APM keel supplied to Southern Wind Shipyard. SWS, Southern Wind Shipyard in Cape Town (South Africa), will receive soon the lifting keel for the latest 96’ #5, of Farr Design. See https://www.sws-yachts.com We’ll keep updated about the launches, APM compliments our friends of SWS for the next launch…