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.
Maritime expertise has a tradition at Hochschule Bremen with its roots from the founding of "Bremen School of Navigation" in year 1799. The teaching activity in the school of marine engineering and shipbuilding commenced in 1895. Hochschule Bremen has a diversified maritime activities in education and research at present. Among others, the sustainable use of the sea as transport mode and resource is an important challenge for technology, business and society.
Hochschule Bremen offers maritime-related study programs.
Hochschule Bremen emphasizes on application and technology-oriented researches, supplement and expansion of basic research through application and technology-related components in shipbuilding technology and protection of maritime environment and cooperation with maritime transport companies, among others.
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.
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.
News, projects and events from the maritime industry and MCN with our newsletter (in German).