(PRESS RELEASE) TRIESTE, 11-Jul-2022 — /EuropaWire/ — Fincantieri S.p.A., one of the world’s largest shipbuilding groups, has announced a new EUR 1.2 billion worth contract with an international customer for the construction of a new ultra-luxury cruise ship, which is scheduled for delivery by the end of 2025. The contract also includes an option for two additional vessels and will be subject to access to financing, as per industry practice.
Fincantieri is one of the world’s largest shipbuilding groups, the only one active in all high-tech marine industry sectors. It is leader in the construction and transformation of cruise, naval and oil & gas and wind offshore vessels, as well as in the production of systems and component equipment, after-sales services and marine interiors solutions. Thanks to the expertise developed in the management of complex projects, the Group boasts first-class references in infrastructures, and is a reference player in digital technologies and cybersecurity, electronics and advanced systems.
With over 230 years of history and more than 7,000 ships built, Fincantieri maintains its know-how, expertise and management centres in Italy, here employing 10,000 workers and creating around 90,000 jobs, which double worldwide thanks to a production network of 18 shipyards operating in four continents and with over 20,000 employees. www.fincantieri.com
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