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Marine
Tuesday, 31 March 2015

Grimaldi Group has returned to Rolls-Royce with an order for five more Promas Lite upgrades just seven months after signing a contract to retrofit the integrated rudder propeller system to ten Ro-Ro (roll-on, roll-off) vessels operating under the Group’s Finnlines brand.

Nuclear
Monday, 30 March 2015

Rolls-Royce has today announced the acquisition of R.O.V Technologies, Inc., a US-based business primarily providing nuclear utility operators with remote visual inspection services for Boiling Water Reactors (BWR) and Pressurised Water Reactors (PWR.

Civil
Monday, 30 March 2015

Air China has selected Rolls-Royce Trent 1000 engines and long-term TotalCare® support. The engines will power 15 new Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner aircraft.

Marine
Friday, 27 March 2015

Rolls-Royce has been awarded a contract by ship builder Fincantieri to supply a fully integrated propulsion system for Norway’s new Polar Research Vessel, which will carry out significant environmental research at the North and South Poles.

Marine
Wednesday, 25 March 2015

Rolls-Royce has secured a landmark agreement to supply six of its new B33:45 medium-speed diesel generator sets to China’s Fuijan Mawei shipyard for configuration aboard the world’s first ever seabed mining vessel.

Marine
Monday, 23 March 2015

Rolls-Royce has extended its service capability in South Korea by partnering with Busan-based ship repairer Sunjin Entech.

Marine
Thursday, 19 March 2015

Rolls-Royce has secured a contract with Keppel Shipyard in Singapore to supply two all-gas engines for power generation on-board a Floating Liquefaction Vessel (FLNGV) owned by Golar LNG Ltd. The vessel Hilli was a former LNG carrier and is being converted to a FLNGV carrier.

Civil
Wednesday, 18 March 2015

Rolls-Royce is today announcing that Bristol will be the location for a centre of advanced fan system composite technology development, creating a hub of composite knowledge in the UK and securing 120 jobs in the city by the end of 2019. This advanced manufacturing facility will be at the forefront of developing the next generation of fan blades and fan cases, made of carbon-fibre composite materials, for Rolls-Royce’s future aero-engines.

Marine
Friday, 13 March 2015

Rolls-Royce gas engines have powered Fjord Line ferries Bergensfjord and Stavangerford to the top two positions in the World Ports Climate Environmental Ship Index (ESI).

Civil
Monday, 9 March 2015

Rolls-Royce has been selected by Turkish Airlines to supply Trent 700 engines and long-term TotalCare® service support, worth $300m, to power four Airbus A330 freighter aircraft.