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.

bbe Moldaenke GmbH

Preetzer Chaussee 177
24222 Schwentinental

For more than 20 years now bbe Moldaenke GmbH has been one of the leading manufacturers of top-quality products in environmental technology. We develop and produce measuring instruments to assess and manage water quality. Our instruments are made for use in oceanography, limnology, drinking water monitoring, river dam monitoring, bathing water analysis, and environmental assessment. The newest development is the 10cells. It is a field instrument for the quick check of Ballast Water.

Main Objectives

  • ballast water
  • indicative test
  • quality control
  • measuring devices
  • chlorophyll measurement

Indicative testing of ballast water

Indicative testing of ballast water is an important issue for port authorities, institutes and certifiers, ballast water treatment suppliers and ship owners. The big advantage of bbe´s 10cells is the easy handling in combination with the short measuring time and the high sensitivity. 10cells can easily be used by newly instructed staff and provides reliable results in less than a minute..

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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

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