Naval industry

attuatori industria navale
Actuators for the naval industry

MecVel electric linear actuators offer several benefits to the naval industry, as they are the best solution to handle effectively walkways, hatches, watertight and fire doors.

Specifically, these are some of the possible applications:

  • Hatches, watertight and fire doors: automatic opening and closing of safety systems provided on board, or of storage compartments for small tender
  • Walkways: control of walkways extension for accessing the ships

Considering the reduced storage spaces on board, electric linear actuators can be used to create retractable systems. They are mainly used in dinettes and cockpits, to lift or lower tables or beds, and automate the transformation of the same space from an operating area into a relaxing one.


Electric linear actuators manufactured for the naval industry comply with a series of features fundamental for this field: they have reduced overall dimensions, they are silent, non-polluting thanks to the use of the electric system and at the same time suitable to provide high performance in environments also critical due to the presence of saltiness. criticità come la salsedine.

This is given by the fact that MecVel has great know-how and deep design experience gained with more than 30 years in the linear automation industry and a customization service of the product, developed to offer tailored solutions according to applicable technical specifications.

Therefore, electric linear actuators allow for higher efficiency on board, optimizing and increasing the reliability of access or safety systems on ships.

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