thyssenkrupp Marine Systems, a pioneering force in the maritime sector, is making significant strides in the non-military arena by launching its new operating unit, NXTGEN Engineering. With a strong emphasis on innovative and sustainable solutions, thyssenkrupp Marine Systems is positioning itself as a leading provider in the burgeoning civil market. The establishment of NXTGEN Engineering signifies the company's commitment to delivering cutting-edge products and services and demonstrates its dedication to the responsible development of our oceans.Oliver Burkhard, CEO of thyssenkrupp Marine Systems, emphasizes the growing demand for intelligent and sustainable civil solutions, underscoring the organization's commitment to meeting this demand and contributing to the sustainable development of the world's oceans. Leveraging their extensive expertise gained from complex maritime projects, thyssenkrupp Marine Systems is already equipped to offer future-oriented products and services. The coming years will be dedicated to further developing innovative NXTGEN products and services that address the evolving needs of the civil market.Drawing upon their wealth of experience and comprehensive product portfolio in high-tech shipbuilding, thyssenkrupp Marine Systems brings NXTGEN to life. NXTGEN products, including uncrewed systems, are derived directly from the existing portfolio, offering versatile applications in critical infrastructure protection, detection and disposal of contaminated sites at sea, and marine surveying. The newly established NXTGEN operating unit serves as an interdisciplinary "innovation hub" that amalgamates these competencies, fostering the agile and user-oriented development of state-of-the-art solutions.Lisa Thormann, Head of NXTGEN, highlights an ongoing project focused on industrial clearance and disposal of unexploded ordnances. Collaborating with local medium-sized partners, the comprehensive concept covers the entire process chain, from detection to disposal. The team is eagerly anticipating early orders, reflecting their dedication to delivering tangible results.thyssenkrupp Marine Systems is already a world leader in the use of H2 fuel cells in the maritime sector. NXTGEN Engineering combines this expertise with the energy transition's power-to-X applications, which involve converting electricity into versatile energy sources that can be utilized across sectors. Initial solutions in this domain are already in the design phase, showcasing thyssenkrupp Marine Systems' commitment to green transformation and sustainable practices.