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.
The company for environment and coast was founded in 1994 by Dr. Kai Ahrendt and offers a broad spectrum of services all over coast and marine problems. Coastal protection planning and integrated coastal zone management (ICZM), project development, marine resourrces and renweables, hydronumeric modelling as well as project management are the main activities of the company. Offshore aquacultre and co-utilisation (near shore and offshore wondparks) are additional objectives of the company.
- coastal protection
- project management
co-utilisation of man-made nearshore and offshopre structurs, patent for harvesting rain offshore, patent for scour protection for monopiles, maricutlure in offshore windparks.
German Railway, WiMi Schleswig-Holstein, HZG, BMBF.
Chair of the Foundation German Coastal Protection, Chair Maritime Consulting Group
Network Baltic Sea, Black Sea and Meditarranean.
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).