MTG Marinetechnik Independent Naval Warship Design Agency
MTG Marinetechnik GmbH is a highly experienced independent naval consultant with more than 50 years of involvement in ship design concepts and all aspects of the procurement process such as requirements management, cost analysis, personnel / crew models, simulations, as well as survivability reports.
Ship design ideas and technical solutions for the naval industry
MTG designs naval ships based on the individual needs of several navies and governments with a focus on the early process phase.
Each project begins with the engineers at MTG analysing the capability gap or requirement in terms of its technical feasibility. They then compile functional requirements together with the client, which provide the basis for design ideas and technical solutions.
Engineering and feasibility studies for marine applications
The client’s individual conditions gathered by MTG are used to draft a consistent and viable general concept. The German think-tank puts the pieces of the puzzle together using in-depth studies, including:
- Conclusive overall concepts
- Propulsion models
- Electrical drafts
- Personnel / crew
- Technical risk appraisals
- Cost estimation (LCC)
- Mission systems
- Ship operation facilities
- 2D side and plan views
- Acoustic evaluations and calculations
- Technical documentation
Procurement phase and lifetime support for vessel-building projects
MTG’s project management team involves the naval customer during the whole process.
While evaluating the client’s requirements, MTG defines the capabilities the vessel must have. The engineers then prepare and present preliminary as well as final results and discuss these with the client.
The ship design consultants give recommendations based on the results for further decision-making and future steps. This includes all necessary data, evaluations and comparisons so the client is able to select the best solution for their needs.
MTG supports during the procurement phase and throughout the lifetime of the vessel for mid-term conversion.
The original idea behind the establishment of MTG Marinetechnik was born in 1966. The German Federal Ministry of Defence brought together the strategic knowledge surrounding the overall concept of naval ships in one place and away from production sites. The aim was to create a centre for maritime expertise in order to identify and develop ideal solutions, without the economic pressure of production utilisation levels.
The company was designed as an independent and unbiased consulting firm from the very beginning. For this reason, MTG Marinetechnik soon carried out tasks, not only for the German Navy, but also for other navies and industrial companies.
Today, more than 50 experts in the fields of naval architecture, marine engineering, electrical engineering, weaponry, telecommunications engineering, and computer science work together on projects on an interdisciplinary basis.
MTG is an independent business that offers impartial consulting services to provide the ideal approach for every client.
Products and Services
Decision Support for Building the Next Generation Fleet
MTG Marinetechnik supports clients such as the German MoD, Federal Office of Defence Technology and Procurement, and the German Navy with the planning and preparation of new naval procurement programmes.
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MTG Marinetechnik as an independent marine naval design agency takes pride in having five decades experience in all fields of maritime technology and the appertaining project management.
F125 Frigate, Multi Role Combatant and Replacement for the F122 Bremen Class Frigates
Gerald R Ford Class (CVN 78/79) – US Navy CVN 21 Future Carrier Programme
programme was previously known as the CVN(X).
SSBN Borei Class Nuclear-Powered Submarines
Khareef Class Corvettes
Inhaúma Class Corvettes
Kulmbach Class Minehunter
Anzac Class Frigate
F123 Brandenburg Class Frigate (Type 123)
F122 Bremen Class Frigate
Frankenthal Class (Type 332)
Five years ago, Guido Gerdemann became the MTG Marinetechnik GmbH managing director after working in several roles for ten years.Read more
While still performing at VII Seminario de Ingenieria Naval in Bogota, Colombia, South America, MTG Marinetechnik GmbH is already preparing for the DWT Marine Workshop in Germany.Read more
MTG Marinetechnik GmbH defines as its core business not only conclusive overall concepts but also every aspect that supports the early procurement process: requirements management, cost analysis, personnel / crew models, simulations, as well as survivability studies.Read more
MTG Marinetechnik Purchases SURMA Survivability Software to Expand Navy Combat Survivability Assessment Capabilities
MTG Marinetechnik has recently signed a contract with the Finnish company Surma Ltda for the supply of the SURMA survivability simulation software.Read more
MTG Marinetechnik supports clients such as the MoD, Federal Office of Defence Technology and Procurement, and the German Navy with the planning and preparation of new naval procurement programmes.Read more
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