Cantieri di Pisa & Mondomarine May Still Seek New Ownership

Mondomarine’s owners still wish to secure a buyout by the fall. The news comes following a meeting about the future of Mondomarine and its sister shipyard, Cantieri di Pisa. According to a few Italian media outlets, Gianfranco Simoncini, adviser to the Regional Councilor of Tuscany on labor issues, called the meeting on July 28. Representatives for Continue reading

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Mondomarine Lays Off Staff, Faces Further Challenges

Following temporary layoffs last month affecting 100 craftspeople, Mondomarine reached agreement with the workers’ unions late last week to pay some wages. The figure is less than what the unions sought, and more than what the shipyard offered. The financial challenges for Mondomarine, however, continue. The unions news comes via reports by La Stampa newspaper Continue reading