2871 RM Schoonhoven
T +31 (0)182 381 044
F +31 (0)182 388 332
Contact: Mr Hans Hoek +31 (0)6 1010 4613
Mr Walter Leenes +31 (0)6 1017 5358
Thrustmaster Europe BV (the Netherlands) is a subsidiary of Thrustmaster of Texas, Inc. a privately-owned corporation based in Houston, Texas. Thrustmaster manufactures heavy duty marine propulsion equipment up to 8.0MW (10,750hp), such as: Deck-mounted propulsion units, Thru-hull azimuthing thrusters, Retractable thrusters, Tunnel thrusters, Z-drives and Portable dynamic positioning systems (PDPS).
All products are developed in-house by a complete engineering department for mechanical, hydraulic, electrical and electronic design. Tooling includes state-of-the-art computer equipment with software packages for Computer-Aided-Design (CAD), vessel resistance and propulsion, 3-D mathematical modelling and ANSYS Finite Element Analysis (FEA). The application of modal analysis, stress and strain analysis as well as rotor dynamic analysis of drive trains and transmissions are major fundamentals towards the reliability and quality of Thrustmaster’s products.
Besides the Dutch office, Thrustmaster maintains its own sales & service office in Dubai, Brazil and in Singapore.
Thrustmaster maintains its own sales offices in North America and a growing network of carefully selected and well-trained agents all over the world. Many of the features and products that make Thrustmaster a major leader in thruster manufacturing in the United States and the world.
Since the founding of the company 28 years ago, Thrustmaster has consistently provided quality products and service to the marine industry at reasonable cost. What sets us apart in the marine propulsion industry is our dedication to quality and the commitment to treating our customers as our business partners.
At Thrustmaster, we constantly strive for the continuous improvement in the quality and value of our products. While many of the traditional thruster designs available on the market are more than 30 years old, we have taken every advantage of new technology for product improvement.
The assurance of quality is reflected in our dedication to the ISO-9001:2000 standards and classification society type approvals of our thrusters.