Technical maritime services

from one source

  • Excellence partner network
    for ship & engine − the GDD Group.
  • BREDO Dry Docks:
    Dock management, repair and maintenance
  • German Dry Docks: Major ship projects –
    From retrofit to newbuildings and conversions
  • 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 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
  • Over 60 years of experience and extensive expertise in retrofits, conversions, ship extensions, remotorizations and repairs
  • Own engine specialists are immediately on site
  • Extensive know-how in green technologies and performance improvements
  • Large capacities in Bremerhaven-Kaiserhafen, Bremerhaven-Fischereihafen and Cuxhaven-Amerikahafen - combined with a strong service network, i.a. in Rotterdam
  • Worldwide service

Our specialists

The members and service areas of the GDD Group

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Dock management, repair and maintenance
BREDO Dry Docks focuses on all tasks related to repair and maintenance. Modern shipyard facilities in the Kaiserhafen and the fishing port of Bremerhaven as well as in the Amerikahafen of Cuxhaven allow for a quick arrival and maximum flexibility. BREDO Dry Docks is your contact for GDD Group's multi-site dock planning.


Major ship projects
German Dry Docks manages the major projects of the GDD Group. From complete newbuildings, conversions and retrofits of any size and complexity to the development and installation of green technologies and drive systems.


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

Site Notice

Website www.gdd-group.com

Information provided according to Sec. 5 German Telemedia Act (TMG):

German Dry Docks AG
Barkhausenstr. 60
27568 Bremerhaven

Represented by:

CEO: Guido Försterling
Chairwoman of the supervisory board: Nadine Petram


Telephone: +49 471 9450 - 0
Telefax: +49 471 9450 - 440
Email: info@gdd-group.com

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We do not take part in online dispute resolutions at consumer arbitration boards.

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Privacy Policy

Website www.gdd-group.com

1. An overview of data protection

The following gives a simple overview of what happens to your personal information when you visit our website. Personal information is any data with which you could be personally identified. Detailed information on the subject of data protection can be found in our privacy policy found below.

2. General information and mandatory information
Data protection

The operators of this website take the protection of your personal data very seriously. We treat your personal data as confidential and in accordance with the statutory data protection regulations and this privacy policy.

If you use this website, various pieces of personal data will be collected. Personal information is any data with which you could be personally identified. This privacy policy explains what information we collect and what we use it for. It also explains how and for what purpose this happens.

Please note that data transmitted via the internet (e.g. via email communication) may be subject to security breaches. Complete protection of your data from third-party access is not possible.

Notice concerning the party responsible for this website

The party responsible for processing data on this website is:

German Dry Docks AG
Barkhausenstr. 60
27568 Bremerhaven

Telephone: +49 471 9450 - 0
Email: info@gdd-group.com

The responsible party is the natural or legal person who alone or jointly with others decides on the purposes and means of processing personal data (names, email addresses, etc.).

Opposition to promotional emails

We hereby expressly prohibit the use of contact data published in the context of website legal notice requirements with regard to sending promotional and informational materials not expressly requested. The website operator reserves the right to take specific legal action if unsolicited advertising material, such as email spam, is received.

3. Data protection officer
Statutory data protection officer

We have appointed a data protection officer for our company.

datenschutz nord GmbH
Konsul-Smidt-Straße 88
28217 Bremen
Contact: Dr. Uwe Schläger, Geschäftsführer

Telephone: +49 421 696 632-12
Email: uschlaeger@datenschutz-nord.de

4. Data collection on our website
Server log files

The website provider automatically collects and stores information that your browser automatically transmits to us in "server log files". These are:

These data will not be combined with data from other sources.

The basis for data processing is Art. 6 (1) (b) DSGVO, which allows the processing of data to fulfill a contract or for measures preliminary to a contract.

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Google Maps

This site uses the Google Maps map service via an API. It is operated by Google Inc., 1600 Amphitheatre Parkway, Mountain View, CA 94043, USA.

To use Google Maps, it is necessary to save your IP address. This information is generally transmitted to a Google server in the USA and stored there. The provider of this site has no influence on this data transfer.

The use of Google Maps is in the interest of making our website appealing and to facilitate the location of places specified by us on the website. This constitutes a justified interest pursuant to Art. 6 (1) (f) DSGVO.

Further information about handling user data, can be found in the data protection declaration of Google at https://www.google.de/intl/de/policies/privacy/.



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