Finnish Marine Industry Receives New Orders


Finnish marine industry has received new orders and signed letters of intent during 2018.

German TUI Cruises has made an order on a new Mein Schiff 7 ship from Meyer Turku. The order value is about €500 million and the vessel is to be completed in 2023.

AS Tallink Group and Rauma Marine Constructions (RMC) have signed a letter of intent for the construction of an environmentally friendly passenger-carry ferry for the Helsinki-Tallinn route traffic. The design of the ship starts in spring 2019, it will be built in 2020 and delivered to the client in 2021. The value of the ferry will be about €250 million and it will be able to carry 2800 people.

Finnish navy has signed a letter of intent for the construction of four new corvettes with RMC. The value of the project is estimated to be about €600 million and the contract for construction will be signed in 2019. (Sources: Tekniikka & Talous: 13.2.2018, 18.10.2018, 24.10.2018)

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