Technical maritime services

from one source

  • Excellence partner network
    for ship & engine − the GDD Group.
  • German Dry Docks & BREDO:
    Conversion. Repair. Retrofit.
  • German Ship Repair & Rotterdam Ship
    Repair: Harbour and Voyage Repairs
  • MWB Marine Services:
    Engine Technology
  • MWB Power:
    Governor and Energy Services

Strong connections

For more capacity, performance and flexibility.

The German Dry Docks Group (GDD Group) combines tradition with progress. Customers from all over the world benefit from technical maritime services from a single source. Our specialists offer you the complete range of all services related to ships and engines. Together, we ensure the highest level of competence, reliability, flexibility and service.

Perfectly positioned around ship & engine
  • Everything from a single source: every company can act autonomously, or, if required, contribute its expertise and performance to joint projects
  • One contact person: a technical project manager is at your side from the very beginning − from cost calculation to coordination, execution and billing
  • Plenty of experience and great expertise in retrofitting and re-engineering
  • Own engine specialists are immediately on site
  • Green solutions, technologies and performance improvements around your ship
  • Worldwide service
  • Large capacities in Bremerhaven-Kaiserhafen, Bremerhaven-Fischereihafen and Cuxhaven-Amerikahafen
  • Strong service network in Bremerhaven and Rotterdam

Our specialists

The members and service areas of the GDD Group


German Dry Docks and BREDO are specialised in docking, repair, maintenance and retrofitting of ships of all kinds. The two shipyards focus on all stationary tasks, from the repair of individual components to complete conversions. Modern shipyard facilities in the Kaiserhafen and fishing port of Bremerhaven and a floating dock in Cuxhaven allow for a quick journey and maximum flexibility.

www.germandrydocks.com www.bredo.de

German Ship Repair and Rotterdam Ship Repair are your contact partners for mobile and always available 24/07/365 service for port and travel repairs − along the German-Dutch coast and worldwide. The two companies are equipped for all emergencies and receive − if necessary − fast and exclusive support from the engine experts of the GDD Group.

www.germanshiprepair.com www.rotterdamshiprepair.nl

MWB Marine Services is your partner for all tasks related to drive systems and motors of all types and designs. From stationary and mobile repair, overhaul and modernisation of engines and components to the installation of new diesel and gas engines up to LNG and dual fuel upgrades: our engineering experts ensure that you keep moving.


MWB Power is a Woodward Business Partner and is responsible, within the GDD Group, for the repair, overhaul and installation of mechanical governors for marine engines and steam turbines. The company provides worldwide support and spare parts for governors. Furthermore, MWB Power is a specialist for LED and the premium partner of 2G Energy AG for the service and sale of combined heat and power plants. MWB Power operates from Bremerhaven and Rotterdam.


From the Weser into the whole world

The headquarter of the GDD Group in Bremerhaven


Website www.gdd-group.com, www.germandrydocks-group.com

German Dry Docks AG
Barkhausenstr. 60
27568 Bremerhaven
Phone   +49 471 9450 - 0
Fax +49 471 9450 - 440
E-Mail info@gdd-group.com

Registered as a company at the Local Court of Bremen, Germany,
under the filing code HRB 3293 BHV, VAT no.: DE 210068526
CEO: Guido Försterling
Chairwoman of the supervisory board: Nadine Petram

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