About American Wave Machines

American Wave Machines designs, engineers, manufactures and develops world class surf pools, wave systems and surf parks. Founded in 2000 by California surfer and engineer Bruce McFarland, the company looks to nature to design patented and proprietary technology that delivers authentic surfing experiences using real surfboards.
We are committed to delivering experiences that encompass the best of beach culture and the surf lifestyle.  We have two ground-breaking technologies replicating ocean-like waves that create ideal conditions for surfing in a safe and controlled environment, any time of the year, anywhere in the world.  PerfectSwell® is the first surf pool system capable of creating an authentic surfing experience that delivers 100% real ocean dynamics found in nature. SurfStream® is the world’s first standing wave machine that delivers a deep water stationary surfing experience (on real surfboards) scalable to various spaces.
From the Caribbean to Sweden, American Wave machines has developed more than 15 small and large-scale installations exclusively for surf parks, water parks, resorts, shopping centers and research institutions.
SurfStream History & FAQ’s  //  PerfectSwell FAQ’s