A Network of around 350 Members

Renowed Northern German companies cooperate across state boundaries and benefit from the cross-industry network.

Maritime Cluster Northern Germany

The platform of the maritime industry in Northern Germany.

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 cooperations in the Northern German maritime industry. It creates platforms so that stakeholders are able to interact with each other and it also promotes interfaces with other industries.


Nidec ACIM Germany GmbH
Im Teelbruch 104
45219 Essen

As a leading company in the supply of industrial automation systems, electric motors and generators, Nidec ASI GmbH offers a wealth of solutions and services for a variety of applications from 100kW to 65MW. Our engineering capabilities allow us to design electric power generation and propulsion systems to meet ship designers’ targets in terms of weight, noise vibration levels and performance.

Main Objectives

  • Electric Propulsion Systems
  • Power Generation
  • Auxiliary Systems
  • Energy Storage Systems
  • Global Service

We offer

full responsibility from design to comissioning

We provide

considerable experience in marine applications

Our Systems

consist of a wide range of components in Low-/Medium Voltage up to 65 MW

We benefit

from 150 years of experience and systems installed on over 100 ships

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Cross-state Network of the Maritime Industry

The Maritime Cluster Northern Germany promotes an consolidates the collaboration in the industry. We link up forces across federal state boundaries. We promote cooperation across various industries.

A Maritime Network

Around 350 companies and institutions in the maritime industry are already members of the MCN. The members.

Input and Exchange on Topics That Concern You

Receive valuable information and professional exchange in our interdisciplinary specialist groups.

Maritime Calendar

Whether specialist congresses, workshops or participation in trade fairs - our event programme is comprehensive and versatile.

Become a Member

We advise our members on project ideas, funding programmes and help finding the right project partners. More Information on membership.

Serving Northern Germany and the Maritime Industry

We have regional offices in Bremen, Hamburg, Lower Saxony, Mecklenburg-West Pomerania and Schleswig-Holstein. Contact us.

Our Newsletter

News, projects and events from the maritime industry and the MCN with our newsletter (in German).

Transnationally Cooperations

Hansestadt Bremen Hansestadt Hamburg Mecklenburg Vorpommern Niedersachsen Schleswig Holstein