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Rolls-Royce commits to Derby as the production hub for the Trent XWB

Rolls Royce - Thu, 12/18/2014 - 09:35
Rolls-Royce is today announcing that Derby will be the production centre for the Trent XWB

Rolls-Royce to support Boston University Program that develops practical engineering and manufacturing skills

Rolls Royce - Wed, 12/17/2014 - 02:53
Rolls-Royce is proud to announce that it has entered into a multi-year agreement to support the Boston University College of Engineering's new Engineering Production Innovation Center (EPIC); a pioneering facility that helps address a critical need in the US: the training of prospective engineers who understand how to develop and manufacture innovative new products. The center will provide real-world manufacturing experience to students of all engineering disciplines.

Rolls-Royce selected to power 65 AirAsia X aircraft with engines worth $6.2bn

Rolls Royce - Mon, 12/15/2014 - 02:39
Rolls-Royce has been selected by AirAsia X to power 10 Airbus A330ceo and 55 Airbus A330neo aircraft with engines and long-term TotalCare® support worth $6.2bn.

Rolls-Royce and VTT unveil a vision of Ship Intelligence with futuristic oX bridge concept

Rolls Royce - Thu, 12/11/2014 - 01:09
vels of data analysis to operate on-board systems to manage propulsion, navigation and potentially lead to autonomous vessels.

Rolls-Royce initiates share buyback programme

Rolls Royce - Wed, 12/10/2014 - 09:16
Following the completion of the sale of the energy gas turbine and compressor business to Siemens on 1 December 2014 and further to the announcement on 19 June 2014 committing to a £1 billion share buyback, Rolls-Royce Holdings plc (the "Company") announces that it has today put in place a programme to enable the purchase of its ordinary shares.

Rolls-Royce secures major deck machinery contract for six vessels

Rolls Royce - Tue, 12/09/2014 - 11:17
Rolls-Royce is to deliver an extensive package of advanced deck machinery to six new high-end anchor handling tug supply vessels (AHTS) to be built by Kleven in Norway for the Danish ship owner Maersk Supply Service.

Rolls-Royce unveils new Marine gas turbine service and test facility in Bristol site

Rolls Royce - Mon, 12/08/2014 - 03:33
Vice Admiral Simon Lister, Chief of Materiel (Fleet), Defence Equipment and Support, opened a new state-of-the-art gas turbine testing centre today at the Rolls-Royce facility at Filton, Bristol, UK.

Air New Zealand selects additional Rolls-Royce Trent 1000 engines

Rolls Royce - Mon, 12/08/2014 - 03:07
Air New Zealand has selected Rolls-Royce Trent 1000 engines and long-term TotalCare® support for two additional Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner aircraft.

Rolls-Royce receives US certification for nuclear digital safety Instrumentation and Control technology

Rolls Royce - Thu, 12/04/2014 - 01:51
Rolls-Royce market-leading digital safety Instrumentation and Control (I&C) platform, known as Spinline?, has received certification for use in America's civil nuclear power reactors by the US Nuclear Regulatory Commission (US NRC).

Successful seatrials of first Rolls-Royce S4 Waterjets

Rolls Royce - Wed, 12/03/2014 - 11:25
Rolls-Royce has successfully completed seatrials of its first S4 series of waterjets, designed to give higher efficiency at lower speeds.

Rolls-Royce welcomes selection of eight further A350 XWB aircraft

Rolls Royce - Wed, 12/03/2014 - 11:13
Rolls-Royce has welcomed a decision by Finnair to firm up an order for eight further Airbus A350 XWB aircraft.

Rolls-Royce delivers 1,500th Trent 700 engine

Rolls Royce - Mon, 12/01/2014 - 12:05
Rolls-Royce celebrated the delivery of its 1,500th Trent 700 engine, with customer AirAsia X.

Rolls-Royce completes deal to sell its energy gas turbine and compressor business to Siemens

Rolls Royce - Mon, 12/01/2014 - 11:47
Rolls-Royce confirmed today that it has completed the deal to sell its Energy gas turbine and compressor business to Siemens for a £785 million cash consideration.

Rolls-Royce invests in UK military engine support capability

Rolls Royce - Mon, 12/01/2014 - 11:16
Rolls-Royce has announced an £18 million investment in Bristol, UK, to support the TP400 engine.

Rolls-Royce secures contract for its first offshore vessel to be built in Turkey

Rolls Royce - Thu, 11/27/2014 - 10:37
Rolls-Royce has won a £12 million order to provide design, integrated power and propulsion systems and equipment for a highly advanced multipurpose service vessel for the Norwegian ship owner Myklebusthaug Management to be built at the Be?ikta? Shipyard in Turkey.

US Marine Corps awards Rolls-Royce v-22 engine services contract

Rolls Royce - Tue, 11/25/2014 - 12:28
Rolls-Royce has been awarded a new, two-year contract to provide aftermarket engine support for the US Marine Corps and Air Force V-22 fleets, which provides a more than 30 percent reduction in support costs.

Rolls-Royce wins $5bn Trent order for 50 aircraft from Delta Air Lines

Rolls Royce - Thu, 11/20/2014 - 07:11
Rolls-Royce has won a $5bn order for Trent engines and long-term TotalCare® service support from Delta Air Lines to power 50 new aircraft.

Rolls-Royce to power new French Airbus Tanker Transport

Rolls Royce - Thu, 11/20/2014 - 06:54
Rolls-Royce has been selected by Direction Generale de l'Armement (DGA) to provide Trent 700 engines and support to power 12 Airbus A330 Multi Role Tanker Transport (MRTT) aircraft for the Armee de l'Air.

Rolls-Royce Trent 1000 powers latest phase of Boeing ecoDemonstrator flights

Rolls Royce - Tue, 11/18/2014 - 09:13
The Rolls-Royce Trent 1000 engine has powered the latest phase of Boeing ecoDemonstrator aircraft flights, on a 787 Dreamliner.

Rolls-Royce Holdings plc - Interim Management Statement

Rolls Royce - Thu, 11/13/2014 - 07:00
As announced on 5 November, Rolls-Royce has accelerated its cost reduction efforts and outlined additional restructuring charges that will reduce the expected underlying profit in 2014 and 2015 by around £60m in both years, subject to employee consultation.