Thursday, September 19, 2019
costa smeralda
Cruise Ships

Costa’s New Flagship Postponed at Meyer Turku

Finnish shipbuilder Meyer Turku is postponing delivery of Costa Cruise’s new flagship vessel, the LNG-powered Costa Smeralda, by one month, the shipbuilder said in a statement.  Meyer Turku attributes the...

September 19, 2019
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Monday, February 12, 2018
Cruise Ships

TUI Cruises Orders New Ship at Meyer Turku

TUI Cruises, part of Europe’s largest tourism group TUI Group, announced plans on Monday to order a newbuild cruise ship to be built at the Finnish Meyer Turku shipyard. The...

February 12, 2018
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Wednesday, September 6, 2017
aidanova keel laying
News

Carnival Begins Construction on First Fully LNG-Powered Cruise Ship

German shipbuilder Meyer Werft has laid the keel for the first of Carnival Corporation’s seven new next-generation cruise ships that will be fully-powered by liquefied natural gas (LNG). The steel...

September 6, 2017
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Tuesday, October 11, 2016
Maritime News

Royal Caribbean Orders Two Large, LNG-Powered Cruise Ships at Finnish Shipyard Meyer Turku

Miami-based cruise giant Royal Caribbean Cruises has signed a memorandum of agreement with the Meyer Turku shipyard in Finland for two LNG-powered cruise ships. The approximately 200,000 gross ton cruise...

October 11, 2016
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Monday, June 20, 2016
Maritime News

Meyer Turku Delivers Mein Schiff 5 Ahead of Schedule

Finnish shipyard Meyer Turku on Monday delivered the cruise ship Mein Schiff 5 to TUI Cruises a full ten days ahead of schedule.  Construction of the vessel began in November 2014...

June 20, 2016
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Tuesday, January 19, 2016
Maritime News

Meyer Turku Floats ‘Mein Schiff 5’ Cruise Ship

Meyer Turku Shipyard has celebrated the float out of the first ship being contracted and built totally under the ownership of the Meyer family of Germany. Mein Schiff 5 was...

January 19, 2016
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Wednesday, April 15, 2015
News

Meyer Werft Buying Finland Out of Turku Shipyard

Family-owned Meyer Werft Shipyard is buying the Finnish Government out of its minority stake in the Turku Shipyard, now known as Meyer Turku Shipyard Oy. The Papenburg, Germany-based shipyard and...

April 15, 2015
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Thursday, October 16, 2014
Engineering News

Freshly Minted Meyer Turku Shipyard Floats First Ship

Finland's new Meyer Turku Oy shipyard has celebrated its first newbuild float out since the Turku shipyard changed ownership just last month.

October 16, 2014
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