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.

IPP SoftWorks GmbH

IPP SoftWorks GmbH
Software Solutions & Engineering for your Business Rendsburger Landstr. 196-198
24113 Kiel

IPP SoftWorks develops modern, high-grade web-based and mobile software solutions and offers all IT services from stock taking to case studies to realization as well as operation for innovative companies of all size based on the Microsoft technology-stack.


Cooperation, innivative concepts and a clean technocal implementation are the foundation of our work. IPP SoftWorks ist your IT partner for services and sustainable solutions that will move you forward. Our portfolio includes:

Main Objectives

  •  Web based and mobile software development
  •  Professional consulting services
  •  Production of digital media like video, 3D and web contents
  •  Focus on the Microsoft technologie stack, especially MS .NET

Founded in 2008

IPP SoftWorks has been founded in 2008 in Kiel and currently has a staff of ca. 15 employees as well as some freelance specialists.

Branch neutral

IPP SoftWorks realizes software solutions and concepts for any kind of branch, because we simplify the complex, listen to and understand our customers.


We always thing modern, try new trends and base our solutions and services on the latest technologies in ordert o craft modern and affordable software.

Considerable customers

We are happy to call companies of all sizes beginning at small to mid size as well as internationally operating companies our customers.

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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