2009

Thursday, 23 July 2009 Energy

Rolls-Royce to power the largest shopping and entertainment centre in Asia

Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, has announced that it will provide a 40MW power solution for the biggest shopping and entertainment complex in Asia, now under development in the Bangladeshi capital, Dhaka.

Wednesday, 15 July 2009 Nuclear

Rolls-Royce takes leading role in UK nuclear research centre

Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, will lead the development of the UK’s Nuclear Advanced Manufacturing Research Centre (NAMRC), announced as part of the Low Carbon Industrial Strategy launched by Lord Mandelson today.

Thursday, 9 July 2009 Civil

Rolls-Royce announces Air New Zealand Trent 1000 orders

Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, is to power Air New Zealand’s order of Boeing 787-9 aircraft with Trent 1000 engines, including a TotalCare long-term service agreement.

Monday, 6 July 2009 Marine

Rolls-Royce invests in customer training capacity

Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, is to transform customer training in its Marine business by investing in a new European customer training centre at Ålesund, Norway.

Friday, 3 July 2009 Civil

Rolls-Royce wins $470M Trent order from Turkish flag carrier

Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, has won a $470m order, at list prices, for Trent engines to power seven aircraft from Turkish Airlines (Turk Hava Yollari).

Monday, 29 June 2009 Investors

Rolls-Royce announces investment in ODIM ASA ("ODIM")

Rolls-Royce today announced that it has agreed to purchase a 33 per cent holding in the ordinary shares of ODIM, a leading provider of specialist marine handling systems to the offshore oil and gas industry.

Wednesday, 24 June 2009 Defence

Rolls-Royce delivers ADVENT technology milestone

Rolls-Royce has achieved a significant milestone in the Adaptive Versatile Engine Technology (ADVENT) research program, delivering the adaptive fan system rig on schedule to the U.S. Air force Compressor Research Facility (CRF).

Wednesday, 24 June 2009 Civil

Rolls-Royce BR725 engine receives EASA Type certification

Rolls-Royce has received type certification for the new BR725 engine that will power the first flight of the Gulfstream G650 business jet later in the year.

Thursday, 18 June 2009 Investors

Paris Air Show orders reflect strength of Rolls-Royce portfolio

Rolls-Royce has secured $4.1 billion in new orders during the Paris Air Show, demonstrating the resilience created by its global reach, strong portfolio and continued investment in technology.

Tuesday, 16 June 2009 Defence

Rolls-Royce engine test proves Adour MK 821 is fit for Indian Jaguar requirement

Rolls-Royce has successfully installed and tested the Adour Mk 821 engine in a Jaguar aircraft to prove its capability and suitability for the Indian Air Force’s Jaguar upgrade requirement.