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 – innovative, technology-oriented and forward-looking.
OFFIS is a research institution of Lower Saxony. OFFIS does research and development of innovative information technology in the fields of energy, health and transportation. OFFIS designs innovative solutions for maritime transport systems from eNavigation to logistics integration. Key aspects are architectures for maritime transport systems, maritime safety and human machine interfaces. OFFIS operates the eMaritime Integrated Reference Platform (eMIR) as a test field in the North Sea.
- Information technology
- Traffic management
- Human machine interfaces
eNavigation und integrated traffic management
ensure safety at sea and at our coasts.
new solutions for safe and efficient maritime transport systems
OFFIS does research and development.
highly automated assistance systems
new human machine interfaces
innovative microelectronic circuits for tomorrow's seafaring.
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
More than 300 companies and institutions in the maritime industry are already members of the MCN. The members.
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