Alignment & Repair

of rotating machinery and shaft installations in the shipping industry

propulsion engineering stands for the alignment of rotating machinery and shaft installations worldwide. We deliver everything from a single source: analysis, measurement, alignment, repair and project support by our project manager on site. Our services are based on the highest standards we set ourselves. This way of working enables us to offer a broad portfolio.

Our services include:


  • Calculation of shaft installations
  • Calculations of foundation solutions
  • Design and construction
  • Refit of propulsion systems

Project management

  • Project planning
  • Project coordination
  • Project management from a single source


  • Alignment of rotating machinery
  • Alignment of shaft systems
  • Alignment of bearings
  • Measurement of bearing load
  • Measurement of crank web breathing

Foundation work

  • with casting resins (Loctite 7202)with concrete
  • with adjustable fitting pieces MountBasis
  • Production of steel fitting pieces and fitting bolts

Vibration measurement

  • Vibration measurement on rotating machinery
  • Vibration measurement on rotating shaft machines
  • Analysis and evaluation of measurement data
  • Mechanical processing on site Training

Mechanical machining on site training

  • Mechanical machining of bearing seats
  • Mechanical machining of flange surfaces


  • Training centre on marine plant geometry

Our technology:

  • FEM Software Shaft Designer®
  • CAD Software SolidWorks®
  • FFT Analysis Software Omnitrend®
  • 2D measuring systems Easy-Laser®
  • Force Transducer HBM®
  • Vibration measuring device Prüftechnik® VibExpert II
  • LEMAG® DI-5 Cheek Breathing Tester
  • Ultrasonic measuring device Sonowall® 70
  • Mobile drilling rig BG63

Based on our range of services, we are able to provide competent solutions with all aspects of the task in a customer-specific and result-oriented manner from a single source. This is done in cooperation with the customer and the shipyard on site. We see ourselves as a partner of our client. Our expertise and high quality level is trusted not only by renowned companies worldwide, but also by all classification and insurance companies. They accept our damage analyses and reports in full.

This is what sets us apart: precision & reliability