ThyssenKrupp Marine Systems
|Founded||January 5, 2005|
|Headquarters||Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany|
|Peter Feldhaus (Chairman and CEO)|
Number of employees
|Parent||ThyssenKrupp Industrial Solutions|
Hellenic Shipyards Co.
ThyssenKrupp Marine Systems of Germany (often abbreviated TKMS) is a group and holding company of providers of naval vessels, surface ships and submarines. It was founded when large industrial conglomerate ThyssenKrupp acquired Howaldtswerke-Deutsche Werft on January 5, 2005.
The group consists of:
- Howaldtswerke-Deutsche Werft in Kiel, Germany
- Atlas Elektronik in Bremen, Germany
- Hellenic Shipyards Co. in Skaramangas, Greece (25%)
The group represents a sales volume of around €2.2 billion and has a workforce of 8,400 people as of August 30, 2006.