Current News

  • 08.10.2018

    Royal Caribbean Cruises Ltd. (NYSE: RCL) and Silversea Cruises today announced agreements to build new ships for Silversea Cruises, the ultra-luxury and expedition cruise brand that recently joined the RCL family.

  • 07.09.2018
    New chances - MEYER WERFT keeps growing

    The cruise market is growing, the yard team is growing

  • 17.08.2018
    Employees honoured for successful learning

    he ceremonial awarding of the symbolic training propeller has taken place for the sixteenth time at MEYER WERFT. The symbolic ship propeller represents movement and drive and serves to emphasise the importance of employee training. Tim Meyer, CEO, Anna Blumenberg, member of the HR management and Nico Bloem, chairman of the works council, presented the awards to employees at the shipyard who have successfully completed a wide range of further training and education measures.

  • 14.08.2018
    Float out of the AIDAnova

    The AIDAnova is scheduled to leave the MEYER WERFT covered building dock II on Tuesday 21 August 2018. The float out procedure is planned to commence at around 7.00 pm. However, weather conditions or production processes may result in delays or schedule changes.

  • 25.07.2018
    MEYER WERFT and University of Groningen sign cooperation agreement

    MEYER WERFT (MW) and the University of Groningen (UG) agreed a long-term collaboration today, as Sibrand Poppema (President of the University of Groningen) and Tim Meyer (Managing Director of MEYER WERFT) signed a cooperation agreement.

  • 28.06.2018
    Spirit of Discovery’s keel is laid down

    The keel was laid down today for Spirit of Discovery, the first new vessel for the British shipping company SAGA Cruises at the MEYER WERFT shipyard in Papenburg. The first block of the new ship weighs 320 tonnes and is 5.5 metres high, 23.5 metres long and 20 metres wide.