After a couple of delays (see earlier story), Finland’s Meyer Turku shipyard yesterday delivered the 180,000 gt, 6,552 passenger, Costa Smeralda to Costa Cruises, the Italian brand of Carnival Corporation & plc.
NOVEMBER 15, 2018 — A traditional steel cutting ceremony at the Meyer Turku shipyard in Finland today marked the start of construction on Carnival Cruise Line’s newest and largest class of vessel,
MAY 9, 2018 — Finnish shipbuilder Meyer Turku has reported its third profitable year in a row with a 2017 annual net profit of EUR 32.2 million. The profit is being used
FEBRUARY 12, 2017 — Germany’s TUI Group is ordering a further vessel from shipbuilder Meyer Turku in Finland for delivery in 2023 to its TUI Cruises brand. The agreement is still subject
SEPTEMBER 6, 2017 — Finland’s Meyer Turku shipyard is more than doubling its infrastructure investments from a previously published EUR 75 million euros to EUR 185 million ($221 million). The new investments
JANUARY 24, 2017—Today, Finland’s Meyer Turku Shipyard delivered the 2,800-passenger fast ferry Megastar was delivered to Tallink for its Helsinki-Tallinn route. The 212m ferry, which will be able to reach service speeds
JANUARY 11, 2017 — Nearing completion at Finland’s Meyer Turku shipyard, Tallink’s new liquefied natural gas (LNG) fueled fast ferry M/S Megastar is scheduled to make her maiden voyage from Tallinn, Estonia,
SEPTEMBER 22, 2016 — Wärtsilä will supply a broad range of integrated automation, navigation and dynamic positioning equipment, as well as the complete uninterruptable power systems (UPS) for four new cruise ships.
JUNE 20, 2016 — Today, ten days ahead of schedule, TUI Cruises took delivery of the 99,800 gt, 2,794 passenger cruise ship Mein Schiff 5 from the Meyer Turku shipyard in Finland.
FEBRUARY 22, 2016 — Espoo, Finland, headquartered Valmet is to supply exhaust gas scrubber system (EGCS) for two new cruise vessels, Mein Schiff 7 & 8, to be built by Finland’s Meyer