GE to Propel MSC Cruises’ Next-Generation Mega Fleet Seaside Class

GE to Propel MSC Cruises’ Next-Generation Mega Fleet Seaside Class

MSC Seaside EVO Are the Latest Two Mega Cruise Ships Added to MSC Cruises’ Seaside Class GE Will Provide the Electric Propulsion Technology and Lead the Consortium for Managing Electrical Power and Propulsion …
Feb 13, 2019 /  Cruise
Chantiers De L’Atlantique and Naval Group to build four naval replenishment tankers for the French Navy

Chantiers De L’Atlantique and Naval Group to build four naval replenishment tankers for the French Navy

The temporary consortium formed by Chantiers de l'Atlantique and Naval Group has been notified of an order for four Logistic Support Ships (LSS) and of their first six years of operational maintenance. This order for the …
Feb 4, 2019 /  Naval
The night multipurpose frigate “Spartaco Schergat” launched

The night multipurpose frigate “Spartaco Schergat” launched

The launching ceremony of the “Spartaco Schergat” frigate, the ninth of a series of 10 FREMM vessels – Multi Mission European Frigates, took place Saturday (Jan26) at the integrated shipyard of Riva …
Jan 28, 2019 /  Naval
CDP, Fincantieri and SNAM team up to innovative port facilities in Italy and develop sustainable technologies for maritime transport

CDP, Fincantieri and SNAM team up to innovative port facilities in Italy and develop sustainable technologies for maritime transport

Cassa depositi e prestiti (CDP), Fincantieri and Snam have signed a preliminary collaboration agreement aimed at identifying, defining and implementing medium-term strategic projects for the innovation and development of …
Jan 16, 2019 /  Vessels
Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Announces Order for New Ship for Regent Seven Seas Cruises

Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Announces Order for New Ship for Regent Seven Seas Cruises

Company Further Enhances Growth Profile with Eleven Ships on Order Across Portfolio of Three Award-Winning Brands Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings Ltd. (NYSE: NCLH), (NCL) Tuesday (Jan15) announced an order for a new ship …
Jan 16, 2019 /  Cruise
Fincantieri: Dry Dock works start on the first corvette for Qatar

Fincantieri: Dry Dock works start on the first corvette for Qatar

The keel laying ceremony of the first “Doha” class corvette ordered to Fincantieri by the Qatari Ministry of Defence within the national naval acquisition program, took place today at Fincantieri’s …
Nov 29, 2018 /  Naval
Fincantieri awarded a contract of over 200 million EUR by Windstar Cruises

Fincantieri awarded a contract of over 200 million EUR by Windstar Cruises

Fincantieri has signed a contract with Windstar Cruises (part of the Xanterra Travel Collection) (see also CruiseMapper), owners and one of the main operators in the field of high-end small ship cruises, for an …
Nov 16, 2018 /  Vessels
MSC Cruises enters ultra-luxury segment by placing order for four more ships from Fincantieri

MSC Cruises enters ultra-luxury segment by placing order for four more ships from Fincantieri

The first of this highly-innovative new generation of ships will come into service in Spring 2023 MSC Cruises (see also CruiseMapper) and Fincantieri today announced the signing of a memorandum of agreement (MOA) …
Oct 18, 2018 /  Cruise
Fincantieri Extends Cooperation with China

Fincantieri Extends Cooperation with China

Fincantieri and China State Shipbuilding Corporation (CSSC) are extending their industrial cooperation over and above their joint venture dedicated to building the first Chinese built cruise ships. The extended …
Aug 29, 2018 /  Finance
Fincantieri wins contract for the construction of a new class of ultra-eco-friendly ships for TUI cruises

Fincantieri wins contract for the construction of a new class of ultra-eco-friendly ships for TUI cruises

Fincantieri has been awarded an order for the construction of 2 new-concept gas powered ships (Liquified Natural Gas – LNG), from TUI Cruises (see also CruiseMapper), a joint venture between TUI AG and Royal …
Jul 13, 2018 /  Cruise