ThyssenKrupp Marine Systems is one of the leading system providers for non-nuclear submarines and high-end naval vessels. The company stands for marine competence, innovative technologies and comprehensive and reliable service. ThyssenKrupp Marine Systems with its premises in Kiel, Hamburg and Emden (Germany) is part of the Business Area Industrial Solutions of the ThyssenKrupp group.
A new nameplate for two internationally renowned shipbuilding companies with a long tradition but for whom the future clearly lies ahead. Since the merger of
- Howaldtswerke-Deutsche Werft GmbH and
- Blohm+Voss Naval GmbH
in January 2013, ThyssenKrupp Marine Systems GmbH stands for more than 300 years of accumulated cutting-edge technology and art of engineering "Made in Germany".
In order to stay abreast of the long tradition and success, the new umbrella preserves former company names in the designation of its business units and brands for the naval surface and submarine products.
ThyssenKrupp Marine Systems comprises the three Operating Units Submarines, Surface Vessels and Services.
Today this naval system house is a powerful, specialised global player exclusively acting in the naval shipbuilding field and possessing outstanding expertise in system integration and in the prime contractor role. More than 3,200 highly qualified and motivated employees in Germany are passionate about the customer-oriented advancement of submarine and naval surface vessel technology. For naval assets to be built in the own premises or in selected shipyards worldwide.
The ThyssenKrupp Group
ThyssenKrupp has around 157,000 employees in just under 80 countries working with passion and expertise to develop solutions for sustainable progress. Their skills and commitment are the basis of our success. In fiscal year 2012/2013 ThyssenKrupp generated sales of around €39 billion.
Innovations and technical progress are key factors in managing global growth and using finite resources in a sustainable way. With our engineering expertise in the areas of "Mechanical", "Plant" and "Material", we enable our customers to gain an edge in the global market and manufacture innovative products in a cost and resource efficient way.
* The Steel Americas business area, having been classified as a discontinued operation in accordance with IFRS at September 30, 2012, was reclassified as a continuing operation at September 30, 2013; the prior-year figures have been adjusted accordingly. Within Steel Americas, ThyssenKrupp Steel USA is reported as a disposal group