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
Brodosplit signed new contracts with Italian Fincantieri

Brodosplit signed new contracts with Italian Fincantieri

The first contract concerns the construction of sections over 1200 tons of steel equipped with pipe fitting and locksmith components as well as electrical routing with delivery deadline in the first half of 2019. This …
Jul 5, 2018 /  Curious
Costa Cruises Celebrates Float-out of Costa Venezia - Its First Ship Being Built for China Market

Costa Cruises Celebrates Float-out of Costa Venezia - Its First Ship Being Built for China Market

Being built at Fincantieri shipyard as the brand’s first ship designed specifically for the Chinese market, Costa Venezia marks a major milestone for the Italian cruise company and its commitment to future of …
Jun 25, 2018 /  Cruise
ABB’s Azipod® propulsion passes 100 cruise ship milestone with PONANT order

ABB’s Azipod® propulsion passes 100 cruise ship milestone with PONANT order

Azipod® propulsion, the ABB technology that has become the industry standard in the cruise segment since its launch in 1990, has secured its 100th cruise ship order, winning a contract for powering the world’s …
Mar 7, 2018 /  Cruise
Fincantieri to renew two Grimaldi cruise ferries - Cruise Roma and Cruise Barcelona

Fincantieri to renew two Grimaldi cruise ferries - Cruise Roma and Cruise Barcelona

Fincantieri and the Grimaldi Group signed a letter of intent for the lengthening and refurbishment program for the cruise ferries “Cruise Roma” and “Cruise Barcelona”. The construction of the two …
Mar 6, 2018 /  Vessels
Fincantieri launches the eighth multipurpose frigate - Antonio Marceglia

Fincantieri launches the eighth multipurpose frigate - Antonio Marceglia

The launching ceremony of the Antonio Marceglia frigate, the eighth of a series of 10 FREMM vessels - Multi Mission European Frigates, took place Saturday at the integrated shipyard of Riva Trigoso (Genoa) in the …
Feb 5, 2018 /  Naval