A Network of around 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: 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.

Nauticor GmbH & Co. KG

Nauticor GmbH & Co. KG
Dornbusch 2
20095 Hamburg

Located in Hamburg, Germany, Nauticor GmbH & Co. KG is a leading provider of liquefied natural gas (LNG) as marine fuel. Nauticor and the group companies of its shareholder The Linde Group haveaccess to a broad range of expertise in cryogenic engineering, logistics and fuel supply. Nauticor's strategy is to cover the complete LNG value chain – from sourcing and transport through storageand distribution to refueling ships with LNG in strategically important ports.

Main Objectives

  • LNG
  • LNG supply
  • LNG bunker vessel
  • LNG infrastructure
  • Ship fuel


Tailormade LNG supply solutions with trucks and bunker vessel in European ports.


Belieferung der ersten zwei LNG-betriebenen Fähren in Deutschland. Regelmäßige Lieferungen an Werften und Schiffe in verschiedenen Häfen in Nordeuropa.


LNG is the most environmentalfriendly fuel with lontime potential due to a significant reduction of emissions.

Back to Overview

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

Around 350 companies and institutions in the maritime industry are already members of the MCN. The members.

Input and Exchange on Topics That Concern You

Receive 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 finding 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 the MCN with our newsletter (in German).

Transnationally Cooperations

Hansestadt Bremen Hansestadt Hamburg Mecklenburg Vorpommern Niedersachsen Schleswig Holstein