Press Releases


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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October 27, 2020
Ambassador Robert O’Brien Visits Fincantieri Marinette Marine

Marinette, Wisconsin – Ambassador Robert O’Brien, Assistant to the President for National Security Affairs, visited Fincantieri Marinette Marine Shipyard Monday to tour the facility, speak with shipbuilders and receive briefings from shipyard leadership. O’Brien’s trip is part of a concerted effort to underscore the importance of the industry’s private shipyards in building and maintaining the fleet […]

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October 8, 2020
Fincantieri Bay Shipbuilding delivers new self-unloading barge to VanEnkevort Tug & Barge Inc.

STURGEON BAY, WISCONSIN: Fincantieri Bay Shipbuilding and VanEnkevort Tug & Barge, Inc. are pleased to announce the completion and delivery of a new self-unloading barge for operation on the Great Lakes. The new barge, named Michigan Trader, measures 740-ft. in length, 78-ft. in beam, and 45-ft. in depth. The barge has a 265-ft. unloading boom […]

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October 8, 2020
Fincantieri Marinette Marine Taps Pearlson for Shiplift Construction

Marinette, Wisconsin – Fincantieri Marinette Marine recently signed a contract with Pearlson Shiplift Corp. to design and build a state-of-the-art shiplift system in the Wisconsin naval shipyard. The shiplift will give FMM the capability to launch and retrieve larger vessels that will be produced in the shipyard. This more controlled and gentle launch method allows future […]

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September 5, 2020
Fincantieri Marinette Marine to Design Large Unmanned Vessel for US Navy

For Immediate Release: September 5, 2020 WASHINGTON D.C.  – The Department of Defense and the U.S. Navy awarded a contract yesterday to Fincantieri Marinette Marine for design and engineering work on the Navy’s future large unmanned surface vessel. Fincantieri Marinette Marine and five other companies will receive nearly $7million each for conceptual design work over the […]

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August 31, 2020
Fincantieri Bay Shipbuilding’s Essential Workforce Receives Congressional Service Award

STURGEON BAY, WISCONSIN – MONDAY, August 31, 2020: This past week, Congressman Mike Gallagher (8th District) traveled toFincantieri Bay Shipbuilding to present its workforce with Northeast Wisconsin Service (NEWS) Award. The award honors the unsung heroes of the Coronavirus who helped keep Wisconsin moving while the state was shut down. Honorees are selected for going above and […]

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August 14, 2020
Fincantieri Marinette Marine Receives National Safety Awards

MARINETTE, WI – Fincantieri Marinette Marine was recognized once again for its exemplary safety achievements by the Shipbuilders Council of America. The SCA announced the 2020 shipyard safety awards this week, and FMM took in two of the top awards, Excellence in Safety and Improvement in Safety. These awards honor yards who enhance safe operations […]

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July 31, 2020
Fincantieri Bay Shipbuilding Prepares for Navy Frigate Work

STURGEON BAY, WISCONSIN, Friday, July 31, 2020: Fincantieri Bay Shipbuilding (FBS) is preparing to upgrade their shipyard equipment and facilities this year to assist with work on the Navy’s new guided-missile frigate. Although the improvements will be within its current shipyard perimeter, FBS is working with the city of Sturgeon Bay and the state of Wisconsin […]

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July 16, 2020
Keel Laid for Polaris New Energy LNG Bunker Barge

STURGEON BAY, WISCONSIN, July 16, 2020: Fincantieri Bay Shipbuilding and Polaris New Energy hosted a private ceremonial keel laying Thursday, June 24, celebrating the start of construction of an LNG (liquefied natural gas) bunker barge. The barge will be named the Clean Canaveral and will operate as an articulated tug and barge unit that initially runs along the East […]

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June 29, 2020
Fincantieri Bay Shipbuilding delivers new year-round ferry for Washington Island fleet

STURGEON BAY, WISCONSIN – MONDAY, JUNE 29, 2020: Fincantieri Bay Shipbuilding and Washington Island Ferry Line are pleased to announce the completion of a new, year-round passenger/vehicle ferry for service to the Washington Island community across the Death’s Door Passage. The new ferry, named Madonna, measures 124-ft in length, 40-ft in beam, and 9-ft in […]

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