IDEX 2019: Fincantieri pursues co-operation with Abu Dhabi Shipbuilding

22 February 2019

Italian state-controlled shipbuilder Fincantieri announced on 21 February that it had agreed to pursue industrial co-operation with Abu Dhabi Shipbuilding at the Abu Dhabi 2019 International Defence Exhibition & Conference (IDEX 2019).

Although no formal agreement was signed, the two companies will seek to finalise a memorandum of understanding in the near future, with the aim of facilitating joint proposals for upcoming United Arab Emirates Navy requirements.

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