Fincantieri delivers the upgraded offshore patrol vessel P61 to the Armed Forces of Malta

Fincantieri delivers the upgraded offshore patrol vessel P61 to the Armed Forces of Malta

Fincantieri delivered Offshore Patrol Vessel P61 to the Armed Forces of Malta, following upgrading activities carried out at the Group’s drydocking facility within the Port of Genoa. Caption: OPV P61 was …
Nov 28, 2017 /  Naval
Virgin Voyages Begins Construction of First Ship and Starts Taking Deposits

Virgin Voyages Begins Construction of First Ship and Starts Taking Deposits

Virgin Group Founder Sir Richard Branson and Virgin Voyages President and CEO Tom McAlpin hosted a ‘Ship Tease’, where key details were revealed about what sailors can expect on the first of three ships, …
Nov 1, 2017 /  Cruise
Fincantieri: Dry dock works start on Viking’s sixth ocean ship

Fincantieri: Dry dock works start on Viking’s sixth ocean ship

The keel laying ceremony for the sixth of eight ocean cruise ships Viking has ordered from Fincantieri, took place yesterday at the shipyard in Ancona. The first building block of the ship is about 11 meters long, 28.8 …
Oct 19, 2017 /  Vessels
Silversea and Fincantieri announce plans to lengthen Silver Spirit

Silversea and Fincantieri announce plans to lengthen Silver Spirit

Ultra-luxury travel innovator Silversea has unveiled plans for its first-ever ship lengthening. The turn-key transformation of Silver Spirit will take place early next year at the Palermo shipyard of Fincantieri, one of …
Sep 27, 2017 /  Cruise
Silversea Cruises and Fincantieri signs contract for the construction of new ultra-luxury cruise ship

Silversea Cruises and Fincantieri signs contract for the construction of new ultra-luxury cruise ship

Silversea Cruises and Fincantieri signed a contract worth about 310 million euros, for the construction of a new ultra-luxury cruise ship, due to join the shipowner’s fleet in 2020. The new unit, tentatively named …
Sep 11, 2017 /  Cruise
Seabourn celebrates major shipbuilding milestone with coin and launch ceremony for Seabourn Ovation

Seabourn celebrates major shipbuilding milestone with coin and launch ceremony for Seabourn Ovation

Friday (Sept 1, 2017), the world's finest ultra-luxury cruise line Seabourn marked a major construction milestone with a traditional coin and launch ceremony for its newest ship, Seabourn Ovation, at the Fincantieri …
Sep 4, 2017 /  Cruise
Fincantieri enters partnership agreement with MAPEI

Fincantieri enters partnership agreement with MAPEI

Fincantieri, world leader in cruise ship construction, and Mapei, leader in chemical products for the construction sector, with a business line of shipbuilding industry products, signed a strategic cooperation agreement …
Jul 21, 2017 /  Curious
Hempel coats innovative new luxury cruise ship Silver Muse from head to toe

Hempel coats innovative new luxury cruise ship Silver Muse from head to toe

Luxury cruise line owner and operator Silversea has appointed leading coatings supplier Hempel to deliver innovative coating solutions for its newbuild 40,700 GT cruise ship Silver Muse. Alongside top quality …
Jun 9, 2017 /  Curious
Eni signs a cooperation agreement with Fincantieri for the development of natural gas power systems

Eni signs a cooperation agreement with Fincantieri for the development of natural gas power systems

Eni has signed a bilateral Memorandum of Understanding with Fincantieri establishing a research and development partnership. It will include the possibility to carry out studies on energy projects related to natural …
May 29, 2017 /  Curious
Fincantieri Holds Keel Laying Of The First Multipurpose Offshore Patrol Ship

Fincantieri Holds Keel Laying Of The First Multipurpose Offshore Patrol Ship

The keel laying ceremony of the Multipurpose Offshore Patrol Ship (PPA) took place Tuesday at Fincantieri’s shipyard in Muggiano (La Spezia). The PPA, first of seven units, will be delivered in 2021 and it is part …
May 10, 2017 /  Naval