Thrustmaster of Texas, Inc. is a privately-owned corporation based in Houston, Texas. Thrustmaster manufactures heavy duty commercial marine propulsion equipment, including deck-mounted propulsion units, thru-hull azimuthing thrusters, retractable thrusters, tunnel thrusters, Z-drives and portable dynamic positioning systems.
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 modeling 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.
Thrustmaster maintains its own sales offices in North America and a growing network of carefully selected and well-trained agents all over the world.