Thrustmaster makes thrusters, and other products related to vessel maneuvering and control.
From company website:
Thrustmaster of Texas, Inc. manufactures heavy duty commercial marine propulsion and thrusters. The factory and production of all thrusters is based out of Houston, Texas with a global network of sales offices in Rotterdam, Singapore, China, Dubai, and Brazil. A service office is located in Houma, Louisiana to assist offshore clients.
All thrusters are developed in-house by a complete engineering department for mechanical, hydraulic, electrical and electronic design. Tooling includes machining and measuring equipment, CAD, vessel resistance and propulsion, 3D modeling and ANSYS Finite Element Analysis. The application of modal analysis, stress and strain analysis as well as rotor dynamic analysis of drive trains and transmissions are fundamentals towards the reliability and quality of Thrustmaster’s products.
What types of thrusters do you want? Thrustmaster makes several thrusters, and related products:
360° rotating Azimuth thrusters are used when enhanced maneuver- ability is required in applications such as dynamic positioning, ship escort and ship docking services.
Portable Dynamic Positioning
Quick dock-side conversion of any vessel to DP-0 thru DP-3 per any of the major classification societies.
Outdrive Propulsion Units
Outdrive units are self contained thruster packages for main propulsion and positioning of barges, platforms and river craft.
Thrustmaster retractable thrusters are thru-hull azimuthing thrusters using fixed pitch propellers at variable speed.
Axial flow water jets from 100kW to 6,400 kW available in 15 model sizes to accomodate vessels from 6m to +60m with stainless steel jets supported by electronic controls.
Tunnel thrusters for docking, slow speed maneuvering, emergency steering and station keeping at zero or slow forward speed.
You can find information about all their products on their website:
You can find the latest contact information on the company website:
Phone Number – 713-987-4265
Fax Number – 713-937-7962
Thrustmaster of Texas
6900 Thrustmaster Drive
Houston, TX 77041