History


1846
Foundation of Münchmeyer & Co.



1911
Foundation of Petersen & Co.



1972
Merger of the two companies into MPC Münchmeyer Petersen & Co.



1974
MPC Münchmeyer Petersen Marine GmbH is established providing know how in shipbuilding, material and equipment packages for the shipbuilding industry



2012
Successful restructuring of MPC. MPC Industries take over Ferrostaal



2014
Acquisition of the Ahrenkiel Group and foundation of Ahrenkiel Steamship, as Manager and owner of over 60 commercial vessels. More than 80 employees ashore and about 1,600 at sea. One of the top 15 container tramp owners worldwide. Market leader in the feeder segment between 1,000 and 3,000 TEU.



Today
MPC Marine today is a specialist for the development and execution of maritime projects around the world and a provider of a wide range of services to the shipping industry.