About us

TGE Marine

TGE Marine is a market-leading provider of engineering services for the design and supply of gas carriers, fuel gas systems and offshore units.

About us

With our engineers and our knowledge, we will make the marine business more environmentally friendly.
Our project teams consist of experienced engineers and experts to support both shipyards during design, construction and commissioning, and owners during operation of the vessel. We are able to help you, as our customer and partner to find the best solution for an environmentally friendly and cost-effective result. At TGE Marine we ensure that our customers and partners are at the centre.

‘Designed in Germany’ is still a quality promise, and we at TGE Marine will keep this promise.

Strategic Goals

  • Our Vision
    Under our vision THE GAS EXPERTS - Innovations for Greener Shipping, 100 employees, most of them engineers at TGE Marine's headquarters on the Rhine, along with 20 other employees worldwide, are currently working to make a contribution to more sustainable shipping.
  • Our Mission
    We are the leading provider of clean and efficient gas handling and fuel gas systems for the marine industry. Our motivated and skilled team creates value together with our customers by developing plants of the highest standards, paving the way for a sustainable future.
  • Our Values
    • Keeping the Promise
      We are a reliable partner and show high integrity.
      We take responsibility for all our actions.
      Honesty, openness and transparency are the key to our strong working relationships.
    • For Greener Shipping
      We are committed to use nature's resources responsibly.
      It is our goal to enhance vessels with clean and efficient systems to reduce their ecological footprint.
    • Passion for Innovation
      We develop innovative solutions for our customers and deliver sustainable products of the highest quality.
      Our passion and experience enable us to discover new ways for the future.
    • All Aboard
      Our greatest asset are the people who work in our crew.​
      Our collaboration is based on trust, fairness and respect.
      Diversity is our strength and basis for innovation.

TGE Marine Milestones

  • World’s first high pressure LNG fuel supply system
  • World’s biggest fuel gas system for a crane vessel
  • World’s first combined 7,500 m3 LNG/ LEG/LPG carrier
  • World's largest ethylene ship: 37,000 m3 ethylene/ethane carrier
  • World’s first 16,100 m3 FLNG
  • World’s first LNG bunker new building
  • World’s first conversion of a container vessel
  • World’s largest LNG carrier based on type C tanks
  • World’s first FRU Barge
  • World’s first fuel gas system for an IceClass vessel
  • World’s first vacuum insulated LNG fuel tanks
  • World’s biggest PCTC, entering in service in 2024

Global Footprint


Jan Volkert Wibel

Jochen Busch

Dave Damaschek


Dr. Thomas S. Knudsen
Chairman of the Supervisory Board

Ichiro Tanaka
Vice Chairman of the Supervisory Board

Dr. Taketsune Matsumura
Member of the Supervisory Board

Dr. Manfred Küver
Member of the Supervisory Board