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    Maritime Cluster Northern Germany
    The voice and the platform of the maritime
    industry in northern Germany.
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    A network of more than 250 members
    Renowed northern German companies cooperate
    across state boundaries and benefit from the
    cross-industry network.
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    Maritime expertise in the MCN specialist groups
    Intensive exchange between the economy
    and science across different industries.
Maritime Cluster Northern Germany: By members for members

Five northern German countries – one maritime cluster! The Maritime Cluster Northern Germany (MCN) promotes and develops cooperation in the northern German maritime industry. It gives the maritime industry a voice, creates platforms so that stakeholders are able to interact with one and other and it also promotes interfaces with other industries - innovative, technology-oriented and forward-looking.


Holiship receives "blessing" from EU-Commission

The face of ship design is changing. The vastly increasing complexity of European built ships and maritime structures as well as the growing number of rules and regulations call for novel concepts of product design and testing. To address this challenge a team of 40 European maritime industry and research partner has submitted the HOLISHIP (HOLIstic optimisation of SHIP design and operation for life cycle) proposal in response to the 2015 Call of the European Union’s Horizon 2020 Transport Research Programm.

New members

  • Peters & May GmbH

    Peters & May GmbH

    8/1/2016 - Peters & May provides worldwide bespoke transport services for a variety of cargo; from premier racing yachts, to superyachts, manufacturers, helicopters, luxury cars and much more. With over 25 years’ experience, a global network of offices, dedicated loadmasters and in-house VAT and customs experts.

  • DNV GL

    DNV GL

    7/1/2016 - DNV GL is a world-leading classification society and risk management company, driven by our purpose of safeguarding life, property and the environment. We enable organizations to advance the safety, efficiency and sustainability of their business.

  • Sudoservice GmbH

    Sudoservice GmbH

    5/1/2016 - Sudoservice GmbH is a family owned distributor for technical ship spare parts. Its core business is engine spare parts for Deutz, MAN, MAK and SKL and stern tube seals mady by the brands John Crane Lips, DeepSeaSeals, Railko, Cedervall and JMT (Japan Marine Technologies).

  • Transas Marine GmbH

    Transas Marine GmbH

    5/1/2016 - Transas is a world-leading developer and supplier of a wide range of software, integrated solutions and hardware technologies for the marine industry, including onboard navigational systems (ECDIS), simulator systems and shore-based applications (VTS).

  • EurA Consult AG – Niederlassung Hamburg

    EurA Consult AG – Niederlassung Hamburg

    5/1/2016 - EurA Consult AG was founded in 1999 and has made a name as an innovation consultancy offering its services throughout Germany. Our clients, numbering over 1000 across the group as a whole, are mainly companies of all sizes from a wide range of industries.

    „We are match-maker for collaboration of companies with universities and research organization and enable innovation by securing financial support.“

    Dr. Harald Eifert

Inter-state cooperation