Green light for the biggest reform of Navantia Ferrol

    The board of directors of the State Society of Industrial Participations (SEPI) has given light, last Friday, to various investments included in the plan of the future of Navantia, among them which implies the first phase of the reform of the ferrolana factory to adapt to the 4.0 Shipyard model. With the funds, which according to sources close to the public firm are budgeted at one hundred million euros, the construction of a large workshop that is designed to manufacture larger modules will be carried out, saving labor time later when be assembled These are facilities that will measure half a kilometer long and one hundred meters wide, with two production lines. Sources close to the company explained that the execution of these facilities will last for three years, and will serve to increase the shipyard’s competitiveness before ...

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Porsche launches a new catamaran superyacht

    The spectacular 41-meter-long ship is the result of a collaboration between the brand dedicated to the creation of luxury vessels based in Singapore, Royal Falcon Fleet, and the design house Porsche Design Studio. Baptized as “Royal Falcon One”, the new Porsche catamaran yacht features a unique multihull design, devised by the geniuses of the Incat Crowther naval architecture firm that not only forms a beautiful appearance, but also a great functionality that offers its passengers a much more efficient and comfortable navigation. The interior has a modern design to reflect the futuristic identity of its exterior and houses five spacious cabins where up to 10 passengers can be accommodated. The three double cabins are located on the main deck, while the master suite and the VIP suite are located on the upper level. On board the Royal Falcon ...

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The “Allure of the Seas”: Navantia’s new challenge after the “Oasis”

    Navantia takes hold in the cruise ship repair sector with Royal Caribbean. After the success of the Oasis of the Seas reform, the next challenge of the Cádiz shipyard is the remodeling of its twin ship, the Allure of the Seas. Bobby Brown, cruise director of the Oasis of the Seas, emphasizes that “there are few shipyards in Europe capable of taking on such a work; for us, the deadlines are fundamental and with Navantia we are very happy” Up to five Royal Caribbean cruise berths are scheduled in the Bay of Cádiz for the coming months. This week the Rhapsody of the Seas has been added to the Oasis of the Seas, which this Sunday reached the dry dock of Navantia Puerto Real for a 12-day beaching. In this case, the staff that will be working on ...

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Call for scholarships UDC-NAVANTIA Course 2019/20

The University of La Coruña, within the framework of the agreement "Cátedra Cosme Álvarez de los Ríos" summons 2 bags for the students of the Masters in Naval and Oceanic Engineering and Industrial Engineering of the UDC through the agreement of the UDC with Navantia S.A. for the realization of external academic practices of the students of the University of La Coruña.

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