A Network of more than 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: the network for the maritime industry

Five Northern German countries – one maritime cluster! The Maritime Cluster Northern Germany (MCN) promotes and develops cooperation in the Northern German maritime industry. MCN creates dialogue platforms for stakeholders, so they can interact with each other, and it promotes interfaces with other industries.

Skuld Germany GmbH

Rödingsmarkt 20
20459 Hamburg

Skuld is a world leading marine insurance provider with an ‘A’ rating with Standard&Poor’s. We cater to the needs of shipowners, the offshore and energy sector, charterers and traders, ports and terminals, cargo and the superyacht community. Skuld was established in 1897 as a P&I club, has grown into a diversified marine insurer and now offers bespoke covers through Skuld P&I and Skuld 1897, a syndicate at Lloyd’s. Our headquarters are in Oslo with a worldwide office network with 250 employees.

Main Objectives

  • P&I
  • FD&D
  • H&M
  • Offshore
  • Commercial Marine Insurance

tailored insurance covers

We offer tailored insurance covers to match the needs of shipowners, the offshore and energy sector, charterers, traders and more.

only IG P&I club with a genuine German office

Skuld is the only IG P&I club with a genuine German office.

local Hamburg team

The local Hamburg team is solely dedicated to serving our German members and brokers.

long history in the German market

With a long history in the German market and local presence since 2005 we have a deep understanding of the market.

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Cross-state network of the maritime industry

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

A maritime network

More than 350 companies and institutions in the maritime industry are already MCN members. The members.

Input and exchange on topics that concern you

Benefit from 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 them find 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 MCN with our newsletter (in German).

Transnationally Cooperations

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