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Platzer Marine Propulsion, Inc. located in sunny Fort Lauderdale, Florida (the world’s “yachting capital”), offers a unique combination of progressive products and services.  Whether you seek maximum propulsive efficiency and vessel speed or maximum comfort through reduced vessel motions, noise and vibration, we have the experience, analytic tools and products to provide an optimum solution.  

We recently established a sophisticated virtual hydrodynamic laboratory to provide the capability to precisely analyze most fluid dynamic problems, including vessel resistance & powering, seakeeping and propulsor cavitation studies.  Additionally, we routinely conduct instrumented sea trials to measure shaft horsepower and vessel vibration levels for our customers. 

We provide our customers the assurance of more than 30 years of expertise in developing advanced marine propulsors for the U.S. Navy, several international navies, large & small commercial workboat operators and international yacht builders.

North American Agent for:

Hung Shen Propellers                 Seafury Surface Drives               Humphree Interceptors
Headline News
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Armstrong Marine, Inc. delivers 40 knot, fuel efficient Pilot boat fitted with Seafury Surface Drives to Guatemala

Mr. Greg Platzer presented a seminar with Mr. Rob Kaidy of Ocean5 on 'Props, Tunnels and Stern Geometry Optimization'
at IBEX 2009

Humphree interceptors retrofitted on
102' Ocean Alexander motor yacht,
reducing fuel consumption up to 20%

Platzer custom six blade propeller
installed on 72' Merritt Sportfish
reducing vibration by 70%

CFD sea keeping and broaching analysis completed on 80' Hampton motor yacht

CFD Study on the Revolution Self Aspiring Aerator by Midan Industries

Upcoming Events

Fort Lauderdale International Boat Show
October 27-31, 2011

  Platzer Marine Propulsion, Inc.
200 SW 6th St
Ft. Lauderdale, FL 33301

(954) 377-0124