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Fincantieri - Cantieri Navali Italiani S.p.A. is a shipbuilding company based out of Trieste, Italy. It is a part of Fintecna. Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... Image File history File links No higher resolution available. ... Men from Francisco de Orellanas expedition building a small brigantine, the San Pedro, to be used in the search for food Shipbuilding is the construction of ships. ... Trieste (Italian: Trieste; Slovenian and Croatian: Trst; German: Triest; Hungarian: Trieszt; Latin: Tergeste; Serbian: Трст or Trst) is a city and port in northeastern Italy right on the border with Slovenia. ...


Fincantieri has developed a long tradition in designing and building ships. Two hundred years of history marked by the construction of over 7,000 ships which, from Alaska to the Caribbean, have taken, and continue to take, the image of Italian industry out into the world. Official language(s) English Capital Juneau Largest city Anchorage Area  Ranked 1st  - Total 663,267 sq mi (1,717,855 km²)  - Width 808 miles (1,300 km)  - Length 1,479 miles (2,380 km)  - % water 13. ... West Indian redirects here. ...


This tradition has always been carried forward by a drive towards enhanced performance and a quest for new solutions in design and construction, also within a framework of strategic partnerships.


Experience and technological resources have enabled the company to conceive highly successful, cutting edge designs, from the "Rex" and the "Destriero” which in 1933 and 1992 respectively won the "Blue Ribbon", to the construction of some of the world’s most beautiful and famous cruise ships, floating showcases of “Made in Italy” which encapsulate the spirit of enterprise, artistic creativity, sophisticated craftsmanship and culture which have always been hallmarks of the company. Year 1933 (MCMXXXIII) was a common year starting on Sunday. ... 1992 (MCMXCII) was a leap year starting on Wednesday. ...


Today Fincantieri is one of the world’s largest shipbuilding groups. World leader in the construction of cruise ships and large ferries, sectors characterised by high technology and design content the company is also a reference builder in the military field with a full range of product types including surface vessels and submarines. Furthermore, the company is also developing its activities in the business area of mega yachts.


Drawing on is substantial experience as prime contractor and integrator, on its engineering capabilities and capacities and on its integrated network of specialised shipyards, supported by a vast, expert supply chain, Fincantieri sets out to be a partner to ship owners and the defence sector offering innovative, tailor-made products and providing a high service level.


In Italy Fincantieri employs a staff of nearly 9,400 (rising to approximately 20,000 if the supply chain is included) working at 8 shipyards, two design centres, one research centre and two production sites for mechanical components.


The shipyards of Monfalcone, Marghera, Sestri Ponente, Ancona, Castellammare di Stabia and Palermo report to the Merchant Ships Business Unit while the shipyards of Riva Trigoso and Muggiano report to the Naval Vessel Business Unit. Monfalcone is a small coastal city on the North-East of Italy, Gulf of Trieste. ... Sestri Ponente is an industrial suburb of Genoa in Northern Italy. ... Ancona is a city and a seaport in the Marche, a region of central Italy, population 101,909 (2005). ... Location of Castellammare di Stabia in the Gulf of Naples. ... For other uses, see Palermo (disambiguation). ...


The Company Quality System is certified according to UNI EN ISO 9001:2000


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The aircraft carrier Giuseppe Garibaldi (551) is the current flagship of the Marina Militare Italiana, the Italian Navy. ... Cavour (550) is an Italian aircraft carrier (CVS). ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... The Pride of Rotterdam (along with its Sister Ship The Pride of Hull) is P&O Ferries flagship of the fleet and is one of the worlds largest ferries, working the route between the ports of Hull and Rotterdam. ... Sea Containers House on the River Thames. ... The SuperSeaCats are a series of high-speed craft (HSC) built by Fincantieri in Genoa for Sea Containers Ltd. ... The SuperSeaCats are a series of high-speed craft (HSC) built by Fincantieri in Genoa for Sea Containers Ltd. ... The SuperSeaCats are a series of high-speed craft (HSC) built by Fincantieri in Genoa for Sea Containers Ltd. ... The SuperSeaCats are a series of high-speed craft (HSC) built by Fincantieri in Genoa for Sea Containers Ltd. ... Minoan Lines is a dominant company in the passenger ferry sector that has been growing fast for the last 30 years. ... There are very few or no other articles that link to this one. ... Finnlines ships in Helsinki in 2004 Finnlines (Oy Finnlines Ltd) is a Finnish shipping company that operates freight all over Northern Europe as well as passenger services in the Baltic Sea. ... M/S Finnmaid (IMO 9319466) is one of the five ROPAX ships ordered by Finnlines from the Italian shipyard Fincantieri, but which have suffered from delays in delivery. ... SNCM (Société Nationale Maritime Corse Méditerranée) is a ferries company operating in the Mediterranean sea. ...

External links

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Il mercato ha premiato le scelte e l'operato di Fincantieri, riconoscendole nel 2000 la leadership mondiale nel comparto delle navi passeggeri e in quello dei ferries, con quote di mercato rispettivamente del 28% e del 23%.
With the centers of designing in Genoa and Trieste (the biggest in Europe) and the eight shipyards located in different Italian regions, Fincantieri is one of the most important European shipyards group.
The market awards choices and products of Fincantieri; in 2000 it acknowledged the company with the world leadership in the sector of passengers ships and ferries, whose quotes in the market are respectively 28% and 23%.
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