March 2010

Component calculation and data exchange made easy for SCHOTTEL customers

Time is of the essence in every industry – and marine engineering is no exception. The design engineer needs to know quickly which propulsion system, with which power rating and size, he can and must include in his project...[more]

February 2010

SCHOTTEL founds the Josef Becker Research Centre

Today’s greatness and strength of the propulsion specialist SCHOTTEL is rooted in innovative product ideas that are ahead of their time. Creative solutions will be required in future, too, not just in modern shipping, but also in...[more]

January 2010

SCHOTTEL Academy founded

With the founding of the SCHOTTEL Academy in January 2010, the renowned manufacturer of propulsion systems is demonstrating its commitment to improved training and continuous professional development for all target groups. The...[more]

October 2009

AROSA AQUA – an innovative propulsion system for a new generation of river cruise ships

Due to the stringent requirements of the owner, AROSA Flussschifffahrt GmbH, in terms of sound levels in the cabins and reduced energy consumption, newbuilding 514 from NEPTUN Werft GmbH was designed with a new propulsion concept...[more]

September 2009

SCHOTTEL propulsion systems fore icebreaking tugs

SCHOTTEL GmbH in Germany has recently secured the order from STX Europe to deliver the propulsion systems for three icebreaking tugs intended to operate in very shallow waters in the North Caspian Sea. Each tug will be equipped...[more]

March 2009

STX Heavy Industries and SCHOTTEL cooperate in the production of large propulsion systems

The South Korean company STX Heavy Industries Co., Ltd. and SCHOTTEL will, in the future, be cooperating in the area of large Rudderpropeller systems for underwater installation, as used on drilling rigs, for example. Within the...[more]

January 2009

SCHOTTEL enters 2009 on a sound footing

With an investment volume in 2008 of around €8.5 million for capacity expansion measures alone, SCHOTTEL GmbH set a course for successful development of the group despite the general worsening of economic conditions worldwide....[more]