About Us

AMS® is a Canadian company that specializes in designing and manufacturing the widest range of customizable heated and non-heated anti-slip solutions for all applications, environments and operations.


Advanced Mat Systems was founded on the principal to provide the highest quality of solutions and services for the prevention of Slip-Fall type accidents. 


Since 2009 AMS® has been developing strategic partnerships and alliances that have allowed us to develop the ADVANCED MAT SYSTEM®.  Through a strategic alliance with Custom Safety Products Inc. we have established a premiere manufacturing facility in Alvin, Texas.  This partnership combines over 100 years manufacturing experience has positioned AMS® as a leading Arctic & Harsh environment specialists.


Ultimately our goal is to keep both people and projects operating safely, smoothly and effectively.


Years of research, development and testing has resulted in a variety of innovations in our product offerings.  AMS continues to strive in the development of new product solutions over many industries, and continues to be a the forefront.  

A cornerstone product which continues to set us apart from all other existing mat manufacturers is our Patented, Arctic Pad®.  Arctic Pad® is not only the most versatile heated industrialized traction mat available today, it is the ONLY ONE.  This ground-breaking technology is designed to combat anti-icing and de-icing, thus making winterizing your project simple and cost effective to install (less the 5 mins per sqm)


At AMS® innovation is our DNA and we continually strive to answer the call from our customers to provide simple forward thinking solutions

Who We Are
Winterization: Leading Arctic, Harsh & Cold Environment Specialists


AMS® offers winterization products from heat trace to control cabinets to heated equipment blankets and heated ladders.  Our team can support your operations with experience, design, engineering, consultation, installation supervision and commissioning services. 


A unique product solely manufactured by AMS is the Arctic Pad® - The world’s only completely customizable heated traction mat for industrial use.


AMS® coordinates with electrical engineers globally to ensure the Advanced Mat System® line of products and services are preforming optimally, saving you time and money.

The World's Most Versatile Anti-Slip Matting Solutions


Advanced Mat Systems Inc. (AMS®) is the world’s only manufacturer of customized heated & non-heated non-skid matting for commercial and industrial operations called the Advanced Mat System®.   


Originally designed for the Oil & Gas industry, our product lines are now utilized in almost every industry, from MODU'S to Facilities to Vessels to Tower Cranes to Wind Tower Platforms.  Our customizable multi-purpose solutions have been proven time and time again to improve safety of operations.

Cole Hepburn

Operations Manager

Genee LaMarsh

Chief Business Officer

Jean-Paul (JP) Hawkins

President & CEO

Kendall Kinchen

Vice President

Mission Statement

To provide simple forwarding thinking solutions that improve safety and personal well-being.

© 2011 Advanced Mat Systems Inc. All rights reserved

© 2011 AMS. All rights reserved

© 2011 Arctic Pad.  All rights reserved

ARCTIC PAD Patent No. 2606792

Tel: 1.403.910.1492