2009

Thursday, 24 September 2009 Investors

Nine UK schools selected for Rolls-Royce Science Prize

Nine schools from across the UK have today been announced as finalists for the 2009 Rolls-Royce Science Prize.

Wednesday, 23 September 2009 North America

Rolls-Royce expands RR300 global reach through exclusive distribution agreement with AAR

Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, has signed an exclusive distribution agreement with AAR, expanding the global reach for aftermarket supply of RR300 parts and services.

Wednesday, 16 September 2009 Nuclear

Rolls-Royce and EDF Energy to collaborate on UK new nuclear build

Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, today announced plans to collaborate with EDF Energy, the UK business of the French utility group, on programmes that will initially support the construction of four new nuclear power plants in the UK.

Friday, 28 August 2009 North America

Rolls-Royce to begin construction in Virginia

Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, is ready to begin construction at Crosspointe, its new aerospace facility in Prince George County, Virginia.

Monday, 24 August 2009 Energy

Rolls-Royce powers major gas pipelines in China

Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, has won two additional major contracts from PetroChina for power systems to be installed on the West to East Gas Pipeline Project (WEPP).

Friday, 31 July 2009 Defence

Typhoon Tranche 3 order worth over £300 million to Rolls-Royce

Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, has announced that its share of the Eurofighter Typhoon Tranche 3 order is worth more than £300 million.

Thursday, 30 July 2009 Investors

Rolls-Royce Group plc 2009 half-year results

Rolls-Royce made progress in the first half of 2009 with the order book, revenues and profits all increasing.

Wednesday, 29 July 2009 North America

Rolls-Royce secures RotorWay International for RR300 engine

Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, has been selected to power the RotorWay Eagle 300T turbine twin-seat helicopter with RR300B1 engines. As part of this agreement, RR300 engines will be delivered to RotorWay International through 2017.

Tuesday, 28 July 2009 Investors

Rolls-Royce invests in research and factories to support future growth

Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, today announced plans to invest in four new factories and two advanced research programmes in the UK.

Tuesday, 28 July 2009 Investors

Rolls-Royce increases Singapore investment to support continued growth

Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, today announced plans to build a new wide chord fan blade (WCFB) factory in Singapore.