Press releases

Thursday, 26 May 2016

Rolls-Royce has signed a contract with the yard Astilleros Gondan in Spain to design and equip a second Service Operation Vessel for shipowner Østensjø Rederi. The vessel will support wind farm operations for DONG Energy.

Tuesday, 24 May 2016

Rolls-Royce today announced that it is further expanding its global network of Authorised Service Centres (ASC) for business aviation aircraft under its CorporateCare® service provision for customers.

Monday, 23 May 2016

Rolls-Royce has signed a contract with the Italian yacht builder Benetti to deliver a new generation of high performance, lightweight steerable thruster that makes comprehensive use of carbon fibre material for the first time.

Friday, 20 May 2016

Rolls-Royce today congratulated Air China as it became China’s first operator of the Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner aircraft, powered by the Trent 1000 engine.

Monday, 16 May 2016

Nuclear professionals, engineers, researchers, academic staff and students had the opportunity to get first-hand information about Rolls-Royce innovative nuclear instrumentation & control (I&C) technology at a recent seminar held at the Budapest University of Technology and Economics.

Wednesday, 11 May 2016

Rolls-Royce has despatched the first ‘shipset’ of four engines as part of its largest ever order, for Emirates. The Trent 900 engines left the Rolls-Royce site at Derby, UK, where they were assembled, for Airbus in Toulouse, France, where they will be fitted to an A380 aircraft.

Wednesday, 11 May 2016
  • Order for 12 MTU diesel gensets for first three frigates
  • Gensets meet IMO III emissions standard
  • Rolls-Royce also supplying MT30 gas turbine packages
Monday, 9 May 2016

One of the most famous names in the British maritime engineering industry, Cammell Laird, has selected a Rolls-Royce design for the UK’s future polar research ship, which, when built, will be one of the most advanced scientific maritime vessels ever constructed. Rolls-Royce will also supply machinery and equipment for the vessel in a deal worth £30 million.

Thursday, 5 May 2016

Rolls-Royce Holdings plc is today holding its Annual General Meeting in Nottingham. In his comments to shareholders, Chief Executive Warren East will be confirming that overall trading in the first few months of the year has been in line with expectations and that the outlook for the year as a whole is unchanged. Reconfirming his comments in February, Warren East added: “Despite steady market conditions for most of our businesses, 2016 continues to be a challenging year overall as we sustain investment and start to transition major products in Civil Aerospace, and tackle weak markets in Marine.”

Friday, 29 April 2016

Rolls-Royce welcomes the decision by China Eastern to select 20 Airbus A350 XWB aircraft, which is powered by the Trent XWB engine.