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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.

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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.

Rendsburg Port GmbH

Albert-Betz-Straße 3
24783 Osterrönfeld

The RENDSBURG PORT GmbH is the operator of the new heavy lift port at the Kiel Canal and a consortium of the medium - sized regionally and supraregionally active companies AHLMANN ZERSSEN GMBH + CO KG and Brunsbüttel Ports GmbH.
RENDSBURG PORT offers costumized maritime services as for example stevedoring and warehousing, chartering, organisation of pre - and on carriage and various additional services such as boatmen und waste disposal.

Main Objectives

  • heavy-lift logistics
  • cargo-handling
  • maritime services
  • warehousing
  • port logistics



working load

of terminal with about 90 t / m²

3,6 ha terminal size

for stevedoring and warehousing

location right at the Kiel - Canal

with access to international as well as to national waterways and the motorway system

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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.

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