Friday, May 19, 2017
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Fincantieri Signs Deal to Acquire Majority Stake in STX France

Italian shipbuilding group Fincantieri on Friday signed an agreement to acquire a majority stake in STX France, operator of the 150-year-old shipyard in Saint-Nazaire, France, as the Italian shipbuilder looks...

May 19, 2017
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Monday, March 27, 2017
Maritime News

Fincantieri’s Takeover of VARD Comes Up Short

Fincantieri’s bid for all remaining shares of Vard Holdings failed to reach the minimum threshold required to take the company private. Fincantieri said Friday that its voluntary unconditional offer for all remaining...

March 27, 2017
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Wednesday, February 22, 2017
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Carnival’s China JV to Order First Cruise Ships to Be Built in China

Cruise giant Carnival Corporation has announced that its cruise joint venture in China has signed a new memorandum of agreement (MOA) to order the first-ever cruise ships built in China...

February 22, 2017
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Tuesday, February 21, 2017
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Fincantieri Said Close to Agreement for China Ships Contract

By Alessandra Migliaccio and Tommaso Ebhardt (Bloomberg) — Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri SpA is expected to sign a binding contract to build cruise ships for the Chinese market during a visit...

February 21, 2017
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Friday, February 17, 2017
Maritime News

France Said to Prefer Broad Majority Stake, Versus Fincantieri Control, in STX France

By Michel Rose PARIS, Feb 17 (Reuters) – France does not want Italian shipbuilding group Fincantieri to hold more than 50 percent of bid target STX France, but is willing...

February 17, 2017
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Thursday, February 16, 2017
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Norwegian Cruise Lines Places 3.2 Billion Euro Ship Order at Fincantieri

Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings has placed an order for four new next-generation cruise ships at Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri for the NCL brand. The order includes options for 2 additional ships....

February 16, 2017
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Thursday, January 19, 2017
Maritime News

Carnival Orders Two More Ships at Fincantieri

Carnival Corporation has announced plans to build to new cruise ships at Italy’s Fincantieri to add to the cruise company’s Holland America Line and Princess Cruises brands. Final contracts are...

January 19, 2017
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Wednesday, January 4, 2017
Maritime News

Fincantieri’s Bid for STX France Viewed Favorably by French Government

By Emmanuel Jarry PARIS, Jan 4 (Reuters) – A leading French minister expressed support on Wednesday for a bid by Italy’s Fincantieri’s for shipbuilder STX France, adding that the government...

January 4, 2017
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Tuesday, January 3, 2017
Maritime News

South Korea Approves Fincantieri’s Bid for STX France

By Joyce Lee and Emmanuel Jarry SEOUL/PARIS, Jan 3 (Reuters) – A South Korean court approved Italy’s Fincantieri on Tuesday as the preferred bidder to buy shipbuilder STX France, helping...

January 3, 2017
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Tuesday, December 27, 2016
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Fincantieri Emerges as Sole Bidder for STX France -Sources

MILAN/SEOUL, Dec 27 (Reuters) – Italian shipbuilding and construction group Fincantieri SpA is the only bidder for shipping group STX France, a source close to the matter said on Tuesday....

December 27, 2016
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Monday, November 14, 2016
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Fincantieri Launches Offer for Remaining Vard Shares

Italian shipbuilding group Fincantieri has made a conditional offer for the remaining shares of Vard Holdings with a plan to take the company private. Fincantieri already owns 55.63% of the...

November 14, 2016
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Thursday, September 8, 2016
Maritime News

Shipbuilding Groups Damen, Fincantieri in Running for STX France -Report

PARIS, Sept 8 (Reuters) – Dutch group Damen shipyards and Italian group Fincantieri are the two potential buyers that have emerged for STX France, a shipyard subsidiary of the struggling...

September 8, 2016
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Thursday, June 16, 2016
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Fincantieri Signs $4.5 Billion Deal to Build Qatar Warships in Italy

ROME, June 16 (Reuters) – Fincantieri has signed a deal worth almost 4 billion euros ($4.47 billion) to build seven ships for Qatar, the Italian state-controlled shipbuilder said on Thursday....

June 16, 2016
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Thursday, May 12, 2016
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Vard Books $300 Million Order for Topaz Module Carriers

Offshore and specialized shipbuilder VARD has secured a $300 million to design and build “module carriers” as the company continues to look past traditional offshore vessels to secure new orders....

May 12, 2016
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Sunday, April 3, 2016
Maritime News

Carnival Finalizes Contracts to Build Five New Cruise Ships at Fincantieri

A big weekend for the world’s largest cruise company as Carnival Corporation finalizes contracts with Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri to build five new cruise ships costing more than $3.4 billion. The final...

April 3, 2016
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Monday, February 1, 2016
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MSC Confirms 4 Ship Order from STX France

SAINT-NAZAIRE, France, Feb 1 (Reuters) – Cruise ship company MSC Cruises on Monday confirmed orders for four ships in a 3-billion-euro ($3.26 billion) deal that will secure thousands of jobs...

February 1, 2016
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Wednesday, December 30, 2015
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Maritime News

Carnival Commits to Four New Ships at Fincantieri

World’s largest cruise ship company Carnival Corporation (NYSE/LSE: CCL; NYSE: CUK) has announced a memo of agreement signed with Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri for the construction of four new cruise ships...

December 30, 2015
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Wednesday, November 11, 2015
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Viking Ocean Cruises Makes it Six at Fincantieri

The new ocean-going fleet of Viking Cruises will increase to six ships by 2020 with the company returning to Fincantieri for two additional newbuilds. Fincantieri confirmed the two-ship contract on Wednesday from...

November 11, 2015
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Thursday, October 15, 2015
Maritime News

Fincantieri Shares Tumble After Profit Warning

  MILAN, Oct 15 (Reuters) – Shares in Fincantieri plunged as much as 18 percent Thursday after the Italian shipbuilder said problems in Brazil would hit second-half results at a...

October 15, 2015
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Tuesday, June 23, 2015
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Virgin Unveils Cruise Ship Plans

Virgin Cruises, the new cruise ship company by billionaire Sir Richard Branson, will build three mid-sized cruise ships at Fincantieri and the first vessel is scheduled to set set from PortMiami in 2020, the company revealed Tuesday.

June 23, 2015
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