MSC Newbuild from Fincantieri. The rumored Project Mille

Fincantieri Delivers MSC Seaside

MSC Cruises have just taken delivery of the MSC Seaside. This is the first in the highly anticipated Seaside class of vessels. She will sail direct from Trieste, Italy to Miami where she will be home-ported...
MSC Newbuild from Fincantieri. The rumored Project Mille

MSC Announces Additional Seaside Order

MSC Cruises announced that they have agreed with Fincantieri to construct two additional Seaside class vessels. Hulls 3&4 will come with a slightly altered design. In the rendering above, it looks like ...

Details on Virgin Voyages Newbuild

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End to the STX France Saga?

There may finally be an end to the saga with STX France and Fincantieri.It originally seemed that Fincantieri would be the majority stakeholder in the French yard that would see everything change over t...
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Cunard Orders New Ship

Cunard and Carnival Corp. have announced this morning that they have entered into agreement to build a new ship for the 177 year old line. The line currently sails 3 ships, Queen Mary 2, Queen Elizabeth and...
Harmony of the Seas Departing Port Everglades. Captured by Greg Dragonetti 11/5/2016

[UPDATED] France Nationalizes STX France

UPDATE:  France and Italy would like to have a new deal in place by September 27. Both finance ministers have already met to start the conversations.They are quoted as wanting to create an "Airbus of the naval world."There is also the possibility that ...
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Princess Takes Delivery of Majestic Princess

Princess cruises have officially taken ownership of the Majestic Princess. The third ship in the Royal-class (fourth if you count the Britannia), will be exclusive to the Asian market. She’s considered the fi...
MSC Newbuild from Fincantieri. The rumored Project Mille

4K Video and Photos of MSC Seaside Construction

The most hotly anticipated vessel to launch this year, MSC Cruises MSC Seaside, is nearing completion. A drone enthusiast used his vehicle to capture the MSC Seaside from some pretty neat angles. You can vi...
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Fincantieri Hands Over Majestic Princess

The crew onboard Majestic Princess assemble for an inaugural photo Princess Cruises have officially taken possession of their newest vessel Majestic Princess. She is Princesses first ship designed exclusively for the Chinese market. In fact, she'll head stra...

NCL Orders Four Ships from Fincantieri

Norwegian Cruise Line announced that they have ordered four ships from Fincantieri. The new ships are scheduled for delivery in 2022, 2023, 2024 and 2025, with an option for two additional ships in 2026 and...