We offer complete vibration analysis and balancing services for both the industrial and marine industries. Our ISO Certified Analysts use the latest, state-of-the-art equipment and software.

Datum Rotating Machinery Services has proven experience in laser and optical alignment services for the marine and industrial industries. We offer precision alignment of rotating machinery.

See our full list of mechanical services for industrial jobs like pumps, compressiors, blowers, fans and more. We install machinery mounting systems, field machining just to name a few.


DATUM is a dynamic company made up of well trained and very experienced staff who come from complementing Naval engineering backgrounds. We are dedicated to providing great customer service and a high level of technical expertise while maintaining a competitive fee schedule.

For every client we are transparent in our communications. As industry experts, we stand by the work we do and take honorable actions. We guarantee it.


From the first interaction throughout the entire process you will experience our difference when you work with the Datum team.

  • Leadership has 50+ years experience
  • Mechanical engineering expertise
  • Dedicated to ongoing training and development of our staff
  • Our owners provide consultations – you work directly with the boss
  • Our team is growing and constantly adding to our already impressive list of knowledge and certifications


We take pride in the ongoing training and development of our entire team. Here are our profesional industry memberships, affililations and certifications.

  • American Society of Naval Engineers / ASNE
  • ABS Recognized External Specialists for Vibration Analysis
  • ISO Certified Analysts, Accredited by the National Standards Institude (ANSI)
  • Members of the Vibration Institute
  • Marine Industries Association of South Florida / MIASF
  • US Superyacht Association / USSA
  • American Society of Mechanical Engineers / ASME
  • American Boat & Yacht Council / ABYC


Distributor of Thordon Seals

We are also a proud Thordon distributor, offering the TG100 seal for water lubricated propeller shafts. The Thordon TG100 is a new mechanical seal for propeller shafts found in workboats, dredgers, tugs, patrol craft, yachts, and other coastal vessels operating in either clean or dirty, abrasive-laden water.


See what others are saying about our professional team and expertise and why we are a top rated provider for marine maintance, industrial and mechanical services in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.

I have returned to Datum RMS for all of my vibration analysis and alignment needs. They have a hardworking team and a wealth of practical experience in the maritime industry. I give this company my wholehearted recommendation.

Bryan Antill

Captian M/Y Surina
Engaging Datum Rotating Machinery Services was the exact thing to do! Not only did they provide excellent service and prompt delivery of all parts, but I want to highlight the plus point of their fiexibility to our complex schedule. Their service attitude and willingness to accommodate to others is really something worth signining up for. I will seek to use their services again.

Theo Scheepers

Chief Enginner, MY Ad Lib
I am very pleased with both their quality of work and work ethic. They are professional and great in all respects to work with. We have again contracted with Datum for a follow up alighment check. I highly recommend Datum and their service Engineers.

Tommie Skoglund

Chief Engineer
Memberships & Professional Certifications


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