A Network of more than 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: 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 Communication Solutions & Consulting
Isarweg 47
24146 Kiel

DRYNET GmbH specializes in innovative, efficient and functional solutions for shipping companies in the fields of satellite communications, shore based communications (Coast-Link, shipznet), onboard vessel communication solution, Telemedicine Applications, IT Security, management and integration of vessel applications with shore based infrastructure  and independent consulting.

Main Objectives

  • Offshore & Maritime IT and Communication Solutions
  • Satellite Communications (ka, ku, C-band VSAT, L-Band)
  • Shore based Mobile Communications (3/4G, WiMax)
  • Telemedicine Applications and Services
  • Wireless onboard networks


DRYNET provides unbiased innovative solutions oft he technology leaders!


Since 2005 we are your experts for maritime communication solutions!

Tailor Made

We help our clients to implement the best solution for their individual needs!

Cost Efficient

We are obliged to our clients to provide the best price/performance!

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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.

Input and exchange on topics that concern you

Benefit from 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 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.

Our newsletter

News, projects and events from the maritime industry and MCN with our newsletter (in German).

Transnationally Cooperations

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