We are thrilled to announce the much-anticipated launch of the new HydroMate control unit from FirstMate, designed to complement all HydroHoist UltraLifts. This revolutionary control unit is equipped with a solar option, offering enhanced convenience and sustainability!

Premier Marine Controls

Enhance your boating experience with HydroMate lift controls, exclusively for HydroHoist UltraLifts. Designed by Firstmate Controls, these premier marine electronics deliver unmatched safety and functionality, tailored to meet your specific needs for ease and reliability.

Key features of HydroMate® include:

  • Smart Connectivity: The HydroMate® control unit is equipped with Bluetooth and Wi-Fi capabilities, allowing boat owners to control their boat lift from their smartphone or tablet using the myDockLink® app.
  • Ease of Installation: With a user-friendly design, the HydroMate® control unit can be quickly installed on existing HydroHoist boat lifts, making it an easy upgrade for current users.
  • Energy Efficiency: HydroMate® incorporates energy-saving features that reduce power consumption without compromising on performance.
  • Durability: Constructed from marine-grade materials, the HydroMate® is built to withstand harsh marine environments.
  • Safety Features: The system integrates enhanced safety protocols to protect both the vessel and the operator.

The Control Unit to Suit Your Needs

The HydroMate lift controls, designed and built by Firstmate Controls, are premier marine electronics with both user safety and functionality built into every control. We provide a range of control unit choices to meet your specific lift and user requirements.

Solar Power

Experience the convenience of solar-powered marine boat lift controls, designed to offer energy efficiency and eliminate the need for additional power sources at the dock. Enjoy a convenient and sustainable solution that keeps your lift operational with the clean, efficient power of the sun.


myDockLink is a revolutionary smartphone app designed to streamline and enhance your boating experience. With its user-friendly interface and advanced technology, myDockLink allows you to operate your boat lift directly from your phone effortlessly. Whether you're at the dock or away from your boat, this innovative app provides unparalleled convenience by enabling you to raise and lower your boat with just a few taps on your smartphone.

*Requires Wi-Fi connection and myDockLink app subscription.

Exclusive to HydroHoist UltraLift Series

The HydroMate control unit stands as an exclusive feature to the HydroHoist UltraLift Boat Lift Series, offering unparalleled convenience for boat owners. Engineered with cutting-edge technology, the HydroMate control unit enables seamless operation, providing users with the ability to effortlessly raise and lower their boats with precision and ease. Its intuitive design and robust functionality make it a standout feature of the UltraLift Boat Lift Series, setting it apart as a superior choice for those seeking top-tier performance and reliability in boat lift systems.


Installation & Operation Manual