2007

Sunday, 11 November 2007 Civil

Emirates places $8.4bn order for Rolls-Royce Trent XWB

Rolls-Royce announced at the Dubai Airshow that Emirates Airline has ordered Trent XWB engines to power up to 120 Airbus A350 XWB aircraft.

Wednesday, 7 November 2007 Civil

ILFC orders Rolls-Royce Trent XWB in $800M contract

Rolls-Royce announced that International Lease Finance Corporation (ILFC) has confirmed an order for the Trent XWB engine to power a fleet of 20 firm Airbus A350 XWB aircraft, due for delivery starting April 2014.

Thursday, 1 November 2007 Energy

Rolls-Royce reaches 100 B-Gas Engine orders

Orders for Bergen B-gas engines, the world’s most powerful and efficient medium speed gas engine, have reached 100, following a Spanish power development company contract, Rolls-Royce announced today.

Thursday, 1 November 2007 Civil

Rolls-Royce engine powers stronger Purdue partnership

A Rolls-Royce AE 3007 engine, now on display at the new Neil Armstrong Hall of Engineering at Purdue University, is another example of the strong and growing relationship between the company and the school.

Wednesday, 17 October 2007 Civil

Rolls-Royce Trents power first A380 to Singapore

Rolls-Royce expressed its pride in developing and delivering the Trent 900 engine for the Airbus A380, as the first aircraft in Singapore Airlines’ new fleet arrived at Changi International Airport.

Friday, 12 October 2007 Civil

Rolls-Royce opens new jet engine testing facility in US

Rolls-Royce has formally opened the new outdoor jet engine testing facility at the National Aeronautics and Space Administration’s John C. Stennis Space Center in Mississippi.

Thursday, 11 October 2007 Energy

Rolls-Royce gas turbines to help BP boost UK gas supplies

Rolls-Royce has signed a contract valued at more than $24 million to supply BP with two gas turbine mechanical drive packages for use at the Dimlington onshore compression facility on the east coast of England.

Thursday, 11 October 2007 Energy

Rolls-Royce wins first Australian order for Industrial Trent

Rolls-Royce plc, a world leading provider of power systems and services for use on land, at sea and in the air, has won a contract from Alinta Limited to provide a Trent 60 WLE dual-fuel electrical generating set at its new Tamar Valley Power Station site on the Tamar River in Tasmania.

Thursday, 11 October 2007 Energy

Rolls-Royce wins $64 million contracts to supply offshore gas turbines

Rolls-Royce, a world-leading provider of power systems and services, has signed contracts worth more than $64 million to supply RB211-powered gas compression packages to Shell, ExxonMobil and Woodside Energy for use on offshore production platforms.

Wednesday, 10 October 2007 Civil

KLM Cityhopper agrees maintenance contract with Rolls-Royce

Rolls-Royce and KLM Cityhopper have signed a new eight-year overhaul and maintenance agreement worth over $100 million for Tay engines powering the airline’s fleet of more than 40 Fokker 100 and Fokker 70 aircraft.