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


11. Fachtagung Verschleißschutz von Bauteilen durch Auftragschweißen

15./16. Juni 2016, Halle (Saale)


Workshop - Shipbuilding of the future – Innovative materials and production

June 20-21, 2016, Papenburg, Germany


4th Maritime Research Policy Conference

28 June 2016, Brussels, Belgium


International Conference on Ships and Offshore Structures (ICSOS)

31 August - 2 September 2016, Hamburg, Germany


6. WGP-Jahreskongress

05.-06. September 2016, Hamburg



19.-20. September 2016, Leipzig