SCHOTTEL is an innovative group of companies specializing in the development, design, production and marketing of azimuthing, propulsion and maneuvering systems as well as complete propulsion systems with power ratings of up to 30 MW for vessels of all sizes and types. Founded in 1921, a long tradition forms a major part of our corporate culture. High product quality and a commitment to local presence are the hallmarks of our success. Sales and service locations worldwide ensure customer satisfaction. With a high level of investment in research and development, we optimize our existing products and implement innovative system solutions. We continually advance the efficiency and reliability of all our propulsion and maneuvering systems. Thanks to close cooperation with ship owners, yards, consultants and internationally renowned independent research establishments, we have been able to achieve this goal of advancement consistently. We know what moves ships!