Founded in 1974 by Francesco Battistella, AMER SpA is a family-owned company that specializes in manufacturing tailor-made AC and DC motors, gearmotors and traction systems for battery-powered vehicles and applications. The company is headquartered in Valdagno (Vicenza) and has six production facilities throughout northern Italy and Switzerland, as well as three integrated branches providing sales, distribution & after-sales support around the world.
Amer’s products are used in equipment for cleaning, material handling, machine automation, medical needs and fitness. Examples of its applications are amusement park rides, electric wheelchairs, treadmills, automatic doors, railway crossing arms, forklifts, industrial sweepers, floor cleaning machines, fans, pumps, compressors, and welding machines.
Thanks to a strong-knit team of 140 highly skilled workers, all projects are developed in co-design with the customers. This process of mass customization allows the company to operate as a global venture with the personalized approach that is typical of small, local firms.
Amer offers its business partners added value in the form of a comprehensive range of hi-tech, top quality products and a dynamic approach to finding cutting edge solutions, both standard and custom designed. With this approach, Amer provides its international customers with the exact appropriate solutions and unparalleled after-sales assistance.

Why Amer
Amer is a hidden champion of manufacturing in Italy. Motors for battery-powered devices go largely unnoticed by the public. Despite its low public profile, Amer is a company who has reached great global success through its acute focus. Amer has become an an important key player and a worldwide point of reference in the AC and DC motor industry through its commitment to Research & Development and its customers.
As a family company, Amer gives itself strong internal rules to be followed.
The company delivers high standards to its customers in timely responses through its attention to research, continuous improvements on production processes, ongoing investments in technology and deeper study of the market. To maintain the highest quality standards, every single component is developed and double checked by Amer.