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.

DNV GL

Maritime Region Germany
Brooktorkai 18
20457 Hamburg

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. Our origins stretch back to 1864, and our reach today is global. Operating in more than 100 countries, our 15,000 professionals are dedicated to helping customers in the maritime, oil & gas, energy and other industries to make the world safer, smarter and greener. For more information visit www.dnvgl.com/maritime

Main Objectives

  • Classification
  • Certification
  • Advisory services
  • Software
  • Training

Maritime:

We help manage risk and ensure availability of vessels and units in both the shipping and offshore sectors

Oil & Gas:

We enable safe, reliable and enhanced performance by providing integrated assurance, advisory services and offshore classification

Energy:

We support our customers across the energy value chain in ensuring reliable, efficient and sustainable energy

Technology & Innovation:

We carry out research and innovation within key technology areas to create a safe and sustainable future.

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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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