Fincantieri Marinette Marine lands $800 million U.S. Navy contract

May 1, 2020 IBB

Rendering of the first-in-class guided missile frigate, FFG(X), that will be built by Boilermakers at Fincantieri Marinette Marine. 

A CONTRACT WITH the U.S. Navy is poised to create at least 1,000 direct jobs at Fincantieri Marinette Marine in Wisconsin. FMM, which employs Boilermakers from Local 696 (Marinette, Wisconsin), will build the first-in-class guided missile frigate, FFG(X), for the U.S. Navy. Local 449 (Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin) Boilermakers, who are employed by Fincantieri Bay Shipbuilding, will be assisting, building various sections and modules for the FFG(X).

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