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Shipbuilding

Port activities associated with shipbuilding and ship repair. Includes both military vessels and cruise ship building.

Spain’s Nodosa Shipyard delivers two MARPOL vessels to Barcelona port

Barcelona, Spain (PortSEurope) May 29, 2017 – Spanish company Nodosa Shipyard, based in Marín, has delivered two marine pollution (MARPOL) vessels...

Svitzer orders tugs for Tanger Med operation

Tanger Med, Morocco (PortSEurope) May 23, 2017 – Svitzer, a provider of sea and safety support, has ordered four more Azimuth Stern Drive (ASD) tugs...

Fincantieri acquires control of STX France

Trieste, May 19, 2017 – Fincantieri S.p.A. has announced that it signed today a share purchase agreement for the acquisition of 66.66% of the share capital...

Port Said Engineering Works Co. building boats for Canal Company for Mooring and Lights

Port Said, Egypt (PortSEurope) May 5, 2017 – In 2017, Port Said Engineering Works Company, part of the Suez Canal Authority, is building fibreglass...

Vard wins contract for research vessel

Tulcea, Romania (PortSEurope) Singapore, May 2, 2017 – Vard Holdings Limited, a global designers and shipbuilders of specialized vessels, has secured a...

Rodritol wins Las Palmas port yachts workshop tender

Las Palmas, Spain (Ports Europe) April 20, 2017 – Las Palmas port authority (Autoridad Portuaria de Las Palmas) made official the result of the competition...

STX Fincantieri sign agreement

Trieste, Italy (Ports Europe) April 12, 2017 – Fincantieri S.p.A. has announced that it has signed with the French State, represented by the Agence des...

Ceremony marks first presentation of Silver Muse by Fincantieri

Trieste, 2 April 2017 – Silver Muse, the new ultra-luxury cruise ship built by Fincantieri for Silversea Cruises, was presented today at Fincantieri’s...

Rimorchiatori Napoletani buys two tugboats from Sanmar

Istanbul, Turkey (Ports Europe) March 12, 2017 – Sanmar A.S.’s faith in their latest design cooperation with Robert Allan Ltd has been well rewarded....

Fincantieri and Ferretti announce cooperation

Trieste, Italy (Ports Europe) February 20, 2017 – The Italian companies Fincantieri and Ferretti Group have announced a cooperation agreement to...

Fincantieri awarded Norwegian Cruise Line contract

Trieste, Italy (Ports Europe) February 16, 2017 – Fincantieri, the Italian shipbuilder, has been awarded a contract by Norwegian Cruise Line Holdings...

Europe Technologies and Chantier Naval de Marseille sign MOU

Paris, France (Ports Europe) February 10, 2017 – During the Euromaritime event in Paris, Chantier Naval de Marseille (CNM) signed a MOU with Europe...

EU approves dismantling of ships at Bordeaux port

Bordeaux, France (Ports Europe) February 2, 2017 – Bordeaux port has received an approval by the European Union for the dismantling of ships. The site...

Baleària orders construction of two ferry ships

Alicante, Spain (Ports Europe) February 2, 2017 – Spanish shipping company Baleària reached an agreement with the Italian shipyard Cantiere Navale...

Marseille port to open ship repair dock in April

Marseille, France (Ports Europe) January 26, 2017 – Chantier Naval de Marseille (CNdM)’s new ship repair dock number 10 at Marseille port will be...

Bordeaux is most important French port for ship dismantling, EU says

Bordeaux, France (Ports Europe) January 5, 2017 – Bordeaux port is the most important in France for the ship dismantling industry, a study by the European...

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