Welcome at Center of Maritime Technologies

Coordinator of the network for Research, development and Innovation of the German maritime Industry and science.


The association’s goal is to strengthen research, development and innovation in the maritime industry by promoting cooperation between the various players in industry and the academic world.


CMT serves as the central hub for the maritime competence network with the following tasks, aims and services:

  • Central contact point for innovative tasks and ideas in the maritime sector
  • Information broker and contact point for research-related information, competencies and exploitation of research results
  • Coordination of maritime R&D activities in Germany and Europe, foremost through establishment and coordination of R&D networks
  • Initiation of innovation, research and development through information, consulting, administrative and technical support
  • Commissioned research activities through own capacities in selected fields
  • Strategy formation for companies, specific economic sectors and the whole maritime industry
  • Fostering the European integration through collaboration in European committees and through contribution to the development of the European Research Area
  • Creation of contact possibilities between CMT members and other players in the maritime sector


CMT Corporate Brochure download as pdf


Autonomous systems in air, land and sea: Risks & Reliability

29 June 2017, Portsmouth, UK


Schiffs- und Meerestechnisches Kolloquium: Efficient Design and Operation of Cruise Vessels

30.06.2017, 14:00-15:00 Uhr, Hamburg


Schiffs- und Meerestechnisches Kolloquium: Der Einsatz von integriertem CAD/CAM im modernen Schiffbau unter Berücksichtigung von verteilter gleichzeitiger Entwicklung (Concurrent Engineering) gestützt durch PLM/PDM mit Software von Siemens PLM

07.07.2017, 14:00-15:00 Uhr, Duisburg


Schiffs- und Meerestechnisches Kolloquium: Numerische Simulation in der Eis- und Polartechnik

14.07.2017, 14:00-15:00 Uhr, Berlin


Go-3D 2017

7. September 2017, Rostock, Germany


11th Symposium on High-Performance Marine Vehicles – “Technologies for the Ship of the Future” (HIPER)

11 - 13 September 2017, Zevenwacht, South Africa