Press Releases


June 24, 2021
Fincantieri Marine Group Honored by Wisconsin DAV

GREEN BAY – Fincantieri Marine Group was recently recognized for its commitment to veteran employment by Wisconsin’s chapter of Disabled American Veterans as the state’s 2020 Large Employer of the Year. Officials from FMG received the award from DAV’s Employment Committee Chairman Gary Meyer at their annual convention June 11. “We take great pride in […]

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Marinette Marine Appoints New CEO-Vandroff new CEO, Allman promoted to corporate role

WASHINGTON D.C. – Fincantieri Marinette Marine and its board of directors announced today that Mark Vandroff will be taking over as CEO effective July 7, replacing Jan Allman who has led the Wisconsin shipyard since 2014. “Our company’s continued growth afforded us an opportunity to expand our senior leadership team and to better organize to […]

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May 20, 2021
Fincantieri Marinette Marine Awarded Second Constellation-class Frigate

WASHINGTON D.C. – The Department of Defense announced today that the Navy is exercising a $553.8 million option to have Fincantieri Marinette Marine build the second Constellation-class frigate. The Wisconsin shipyard is currently working with the Navy on the detailed design phase of building the first-in-class USS Constellation (FFG-62), a modern guided-missile frigate based partially […]

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May 6, 2021
Fincantieri Marinette Marine Recognized for Safety

MARINETTE, Wis. – Fincantieri Marinette Marine received the top honor among larger companies from the Wisconsin Safety Council in their annual corporate safety awards that was announced today. The Wisconsin Safety Council honors businesses for exemplary safety records and excellence in safety & health management, and this year they recognized 10 companies for superior performance […]

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April 26, 2021
Fincantieri Marinette Marine Begins Waterfront Construction

MARINETTE, WISC – Fincantieri Marinette Marine (FMM) is prepared to launch the next phase of construction along the waterfront next month, which will include work in the adjacent Menominee River. Beginning in May and planned to continue until late October, FMM will have several inches of sediment and bedrock removed from the river bottom and […]

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March 8, 2021
Fincantieri Marine Group Partners with BMT on Navy Cable Ship Program

WASHINGTON D.C. – Fincantieri Marine Group is partnering with BMT, a leading naval architecture and marine engineering design group, as they assist the U.S. Navy in their effort to design and build a cable ship replacement. The Navy’s only operational cable ship, USNS Zeus, is at the end of its long service life, and the […]

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March 5, 2021
Fincantieri Marinette Marine Recognizes Mayor Steve Genisot

This week, Fincantieri Marinette Marine recognized Mayor Steve Genisot by presenting him an official shovel and hard hat from the Ground Breaking of Building 34 that recently took place at the shipyard. Mayor Genisot participated in the outdoor event in February, but due to extreme cold weather, the company postponed a few of the special […]

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February 10, 2021
Fincantieri Marinette Marine Welcomes L3Harris to Frigate Team

WASHINGTON D.C. – As detail design work continues on the Navy’s newest class of ships, officials announced that L3Harris has joined the team to provide integrated systems for the Navy’s Constellation-class frigates. “We are glad to have L3Harris, specifically its innovative Integrated Mission Systems team, with us as together we build tomorrow’s Navy,” said Fincantieri […]

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February 9, 2021
Fincantieri Begins Construction of Massive Shipbuilding Facility

MARINETTE, WISCONSIN – As Fincantieri Marinette Marine prepares to start construction of the Navy’s newest class of ships, several key leaders were in Marinette today to mark the occasion of the largest building in Marinette Marine history. “Building 34 is a key element to our Constellation-class frigate production,” said Dario Deste, President and CEO of Fincantieri […]

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December 7, 2020
GE Marine to Provide Gas Turbine Engines to Fincantieri for Constellation Class Frigates

WASHINGTON D.C. – Fincantieri Marinette Marine will partner with GE Marine to provide gas turbine engines and associated equipment on the Navy’s Constellation-class frigates being designed and built in Wisconsin. “GE Marine brings a proven and reliable gas turbine that integrates perfectly in our combined diesel electric and gas turbine (CODLAG) propulsion system,” said Dario […]

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