Baby Steps Key for Autonomous Ecosystem

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Riku-Pekka Hägg explains what is needed to create an autonomous ecosystem.

Symphony of the Seas Returns from Sea Trials

Royal Caribbean's Symphony of the Seas has completed the first round of sea trials.

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Fincantieri Seals USD 74 Mn Deal on STX France Acquisition

Fincantieri has finally inked the deal with the French state on the acquisition of its French counterpart STX France.

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Spotted: Celebrity Edge Floated Out at STX

STX France shipyard floats out Celebrity Cruises’ newest ship Celebrity Edge.

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Roundup of Cruise Ships Set for Delivery in 2018

2018 will be another busy year for builders of cruise ships as 16 ships are earmarked for completion and delivery.

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Steel Cut for 1st MSC Meraviglia-Plus Class Ship

French shipbuilder STX France cut the first steel on Wednesday, November 15, for MSC Cruises’  first ...

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France, Italy Strike Deal on STX France Takeover

The French and Italian governments have hammered out a deal on the future shareholding structure of STX France, ...

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France Prevents Fincantieri's STX Takeover

France has decided to refuse the proposal of Italian shipbuilder and ship designer Fincantieri to acquire the ...

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Relentless Growth of Cruise Shipping Poised to Press On

The cruise ship fleet is set to grow by 50 percent in the following ten years as cruise liners are expected to ...

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MSC Cruises Firms Order for Two LNG-Powered Cruise Ships

Cruise liner MSC Cruises has signed a new memorandum of understanding with STX France, finalizing the order of two ...

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French President to Look into Fincantieri-STX France Deal

French President Emmanuel Macron wants to review the terms of Fincantieri’s acquisition of its St ...

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MSC Cruises Takes Delivery of 1st Meraviglia Cruise Ship

Swiss-based cruise line MSC Cruises has officially taken delivery of MSC Meraviglia – the first of the ...

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Fincantieri Takes Majority Stake in STX France

Italian shipbuilder and ship designer Fincantieri has signed a share purchase agreement for the acquisition of ...

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Fincantieri Inks Heads of Terms for STX France with France

Italian shipbuilding company Fincantieri signed on Wednesday the Heads of Terms for the acquisition of shares in ...

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Fincantieri Closes In on STX France’s Acquisition

Italian shipbuilder Fincantieri has reached an agreement in principle with the French government on the acquisition ...

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Havyard Hired for Work on Celebrity Cruises' Ships

Saint-Nazaire-based shipbuilder STX France has hired Polish Havyard Production & Service (HPR) to carry out ...

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South Korean Court Gives Nod to Fincantieri's STX Bid

Italian company Fincantieri has received an approval from a South Korean court making it the preferred ...

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Report: Fincantieri Sole Bidder for STX France

Italian shipbuilding and ship designing company Fincantieri has emerged as the only bidder for Saint-Nazaire-based ...

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STX, MSC Finalize Deal for Meraviglia-Plus Cruise Ships

Geneva-based cruise giant MSC Cruises and French shipbuilder STX France have finalized the contract details for the ...

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STX France Kicks Off Construction of MSC Bellissima

Swiss-based cruise line MSC Cruises has held a steel cutting ceremony for MSC Bellissima, the second of the ...

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Steel Cut for Celebrity Cruises' New Edge Class Ship

The next generation of cruise ships moves from concept to construction today, as the first piece of steel is cut at ...

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MSC Cruises Unveils Name of New Mega Cruise Ship

Swiss-based cruise line MSC Cruises has revealed the name of its second Meraviglia-generation mega cruise ship, the ...

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