A PIONEER IN MODERN SHIPBUILDING
Turku shipyard, Meyer Turku, is one of the world’s largest and most advanced manufacturers of large cruise ships and passenger ferries. The highly modern luxury cruisers built at the Turku shipyard are known across the world for their cutting-edge technology, exciting innovations and exquisite design. Over the years, we have built hundreds of ships – with more on the way.
Our employees and partners are the secret to our success. Carrying responsibility for people, the community and the environment is at the core of what we do.
Turku shipyard in a nutshell
The Meyer Turku Oy is owned by the Meyer family. The Turku shipyard was founded back in 1737, and today it is led by CEO Tim Meyer.
We offer hi-tech solutions, highly advanced building processes and top innovations for shipping companies and other ship-owners. We build cruise ships, passenger ferries and special vessels together with our partner companies. Over the years, the Turku shipyard has built over 1,300 new vessels for clients across the world.
OUR EMPLOYEES ARE OUR GREATEST ASSET
Building cruise ships requires not only highly professional metal industry workers but also top expertise in design, project management, technology and product development. With our over 2,000 skilled workers, Meyer Turku can offer unrivalled expertise. This is why it is important to maintain our employees’ high level of expertise and ensure our personnel’s wellbeing. Together with our network of partner companies, we directly and indirectly employ about 9,500 employees (2020).