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  • 05.10.2017
    Keel laying for New Mein Schiff 2 at Meyer Turku shipyard

    The Keel of new Mein Schiff 2 was laid today 5.10.2017 at Meyer Turku shipyard. This important production milestone marks the beginning of the hull assembly. She will be a sixth ship build by Meyer Turku for German TUI Cruises. New Mein Schiff 2 will be delivered to the customer early 2019.

  • 28.09.2017
    New Mein Schiff 1 float-out at Meyer Turku shipyard

    New Mein Schiff 1, the next generation of cruise ships for ship owner TUI Cruises, has taken another milestone with the completion of its assembly from giant blocks and its floating out from Meyer Turku’s dry dock for further interior outfitting before delivery. This marks another important step in bringing the many improvements that are coming with New Mein Schiff 1 & 2 to reality.

  • 13.09.2017
    Construction of LNG-powered cruise ship Costa Cruises NB-1394 begins at Meyer Turku shipyard

    The steel cutting ceremony for the first of two Costa Cruises ships to be powered by liquefied natural gas (LNG) was held today 13.9.2017 at Meyer Turku shipyard, Finland. The ship will sail to the seas in October 2019 with a sister ship following in 2021.

  • 06.09.2017
    Meyer Turku to more than double investments to 185 million euros

    Meyer Turku shipyard is more than doubling investments from previously published 75 million euros to 185 million euros. The new investments include a new plate cutting line, a new profile cutting line and a new panel line to the steel halls of the shipyard. These new investments will be ready by end of 2018/start of 2019 and will boost the steel production of the shipyard in order to fulfil the record breaking order book reaching to 2024.

  • 15.06.2017
    Meyer Turku ei hyväksy työntekijöiden ulosmarssia

    Noin 900 Turun telakan työntenkijää on tänään klo 12 poistunut telakalta puolitoista päivää kestävään työnseisaukseen. Työnseisauksessa ovat mukana työntekijäportaasta kaikki muut paitsi sähkötyöntekijät. Osallistuvia on noin 900.

  • 24.05.2017
    Metalliasennus Huuhka Oy chosen as supplier of the year for Meyer Turku

    Meyer family shipyards have rewarded suppliers first time together. Supplier of the year 2016 for Meyer Turku was Metalliasennus Huuhka Oy.

  • 09.05.2017
    Meyer Turku delivers Mein Schiff 6 to TUI Cruises

    Meyer Turku and German TUI Cruises celebrated today on the 9th of May, 2017 the successful delivery of cruise ship Mein Schiff 6.

  • 04.05.2017
    Meyer Turku’s makes sustainable development with 25 million euros profit in 2016

    Meyer Turku has made another profitable year in 2016 and is on a good and also economically sustainable path with Meyer family ownership since late 2014. The net profit of the shipyard in 2016 was 25 million euros (or 3.2% of revenue), rising from 15 million euros in 2015.

  • 13.02.2017
    New Mein Schiff 1 & 2 construction is taking major milestones

    TUI Cruises and Meyer Turku shipyard have jointly designed the New Mein Schiff 1 & 2 to be an evolution on the successful foundation of Mein Schiff 6. Today the construction of these ships is entering a next stage: The keel laying of New Mein Schiff 1 and the start of production of New Mein Schiff 2 were celebrated by invited guests, Meyer Turku employees, the CEO of TUI Cruises Wybcke Meier and the CEO of Meyer Turku Jan Meyer. At the same time Mein Schiff 6 is being completed for delivery at the outfitting key.

  • 24.01.2017
    LNG Ferry Megastar was delivered by Meyer Turku Shipyard to Tallink

    LNG Fast Ferry Megastar was delivered to Tallink from Meyer Turku Shipyard on Tuesday, 24th of January according to the schedule. Megastar will set a new standard for ferries on HelsinkiTallinn route by customer comfort and environmentally friendly technical sophistication.

  • 11.10.2016
    Meyer Turku wins two new large cruise ship orders from Royal Caribbean

    Miami-based cruise line operator Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. and Meyer Turku shipyard signed a memorandum of agreement for two next generation cruise ship orders to be delivered in 2022 and 2024. The around 200,000 gross ton large cruise ships under the project name “Icon” will mark the beginning of a new generation of LNG powered cruise ships with a number of innovations such as an application of fuel cells for power generation. Fuel cells are a very energy efficient and clean way to generate electrical energy.

  • 06.09.2016
    Carnival Corporation orders two new ships from Meyer Turku

    Meyer Turku (Finland) has signed a memorandum of agreement with the world’s largest cruise ship operator Carnival Corporation & plc for two new, 180 000 GT, cruise ships. The Ships will be built for Carnival Cruise Lines with delivery dates expected in 2020 and 2022. With the same agreement, Carnival Corporation & plc also orders one 180 000 GT cruise ship from Meyer Werft (Germany) for P&O Cruises, to be delivered in 2020.

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