The contracts were awarded by Kvaerner Masa-Yards
in Finland, Tianjin Xingang shipyard in China and Fincantieri shipyard in Italy.
Canyon Ranch plans to launch its own series of spa-at-sea ships, and at presstime had signed a letter of intent with Finland's Kvaerner Masa-Yards
to build two 25,000-grt ships.
The most advanced scheme is that of the Abu Dhabi Gas Liquification Company (Adgas) which ordered four LNG carriers at the cost of $1bn from the Finnish boatyard Kvaerner Masa-yards
Norwegian shipbuilder Aker Yards ASA said on Wednesday (8 September) that its Finnish subsidiary Kvaerner Masa-Yards
Inc had signed a contract with the global cruise vacation company Royal Caribbean International Ltd for a second Ultra Voyager cruise ship.
Celebrity Cruises took delivery of the Infinity and Summit, a pair of 1,950-passenger/91,000-tonners from Chantiers de l'Atlantique, while sister company Royal Caribbean began operating the third Voyager Class vessel, the 3,114-passenger/42,000-grt Adventure of the Seas, completed at Kvaerner Masa-Yards
, and added the highly acclaimed first unit of a new series, the 2,100-passenger/90,090-grt Radiance of the Seas from Meyer Werft, Germany.
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Verksteder, Rissa, Norway; Ingalls Shipbuilding, Pascagoula, MS; Kvaerner Masa-Yards
, Helsinki and Turku, Finland; Lloyd Werft, Bremerhaven, Germany; Meyer Werft, Papenburg, Germany; Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, Nagasaki, Japan; Societa Esercizio Cantieri, Viareggio, Italy; Francesco Visentini, Donada, Italy/T.
Norwegian shipbuilding group Aker Yards said on Friday (27 August) that its Finnish shipyard Kvaerner Masa-Yards
had received a contract to build a 14,500 tdw Arctic container vessel for the Russian company MMC Norilsk Nickel.
Norwegian shipbuilder Aker Yards ASA said on Wednesday (18 August) that its Finnish subsidiary Kvaerner Masa-Yards
Inc had signed an agreement with the global cruise vacation company Royal Caribbean International Ltd to extend an option to purchase a second Ultra Voyager ship, scheduled for delivery in 2007.
Finnish construction group YIT Corporation said on Wednesday (23 June) that its subsidiary YIT Kiinteistotekniikka Oy had signed an agreement with the Finnish shipbuilding company Kvaerner Masa-Yards
Oy, part of the Norwegian engineering, construction and shipbuilding group Aker Kvaerner, to acquire its 40% holding in YIT Shipins Oy.
Finnish shipbuilding company Kvaerner Masa-Yards
Inc, part of the Norwegian engineering, construction and shipbuilding group Aker Kvaerner ASA, said on Tuesday (15 June) that it had signed a conditional contract with FS Ocean Club Ltd, managed by Ocean Development Group, to design, construct and deliver a luxury residential ship.
The Finnish ship power supplier and decentralized power generation systems provider Wartsila Corporation said on Tuesday (8 June) that it had won a contract from the Finnish shipbuilder Kvaerner Masa-Yards
Inc to supply six Wartsila 12V46 engines as prime movers for the main generating sets for the Ultra Voyager cruise ship recently ordered by Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd (RCL).