2011

Monday, 17 October 2011 Marine

Rolls-Royce secures new equipment orders for tugs in China

Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, today announced orders worth around £18 million for the supply of Azimuth thrusters to power 18 new tugs being built in China.

Wednesday, 12 October 2011 Civil

Rolls-Royce and Pratt & Whitney announce new partnership to develop next generation engines for mid-size aircraft and restructuring of IAE collaboration

Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, and Pratt & Whitney, a United Technologies Corp. (NYSE:UTX) company, are pleased to announce an agreement to form a new partnership to power future mid-size aircraft (120 – 230 passenger aircraft).

Tuesday, 11 October 2011 Defence

Rolls-Royce awarded $99.9 million contract for US Navy T-45 Trainer engine support

Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, has been awarded a $99.9 million MissionCare™ contract by the US Department of Defense Naval Air Systems Command at Patuxent River to provide support for the F405 (Adour) engines that power the US Navy’s T-45 training aircraft.

Monday, 3 October 2011 Marine

Rolls-Royce wins first order for award-winning Environship

Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, has received its first order for vessels based on the Group’s award-winning, highly efficient, Environship concept.

Friday, 30 September 2011 Investors

Nanyang Technological University and University of Manchester to launch new Project Management MSc in Singapore

The University of Manchester is to partner with Nanyang Technological University (NTU) to offer an industry led MSc in Project Management, a qualification which was developed in conjunction with Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company.

Monday, 26 September 2011 Civil

Rolls-Royce powers new era in air transport with delivery of first Boeing 787 Dreamliner to All Nippon Airways

Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, has welcomed the delivery today of the first Boeing 787 Dreamliner to launch customer All Nippon Airways (ANA) as the beginning of a new era in air transportation.

Thursday, 22 September 2011 Investors

Mark Morris to succeed Andrew Shilston as Finance Director of Rolls-Royce

Rolls-Royce announced today that Mark Morris, currently Group Treasurer, will become Finance Director and join the Board with effect from 1 January 2012.

Wednesday, 21 September 2011 Civil

Rolls-Royce share of China Eastern V2500 order worth $400 million

Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, has won a share of an order from China Eastern Airlines for V2500 engines to power 50 new Airbus A320 series aircraft.

Tuesday, 20 September 2011 Defence

Rolls-Royce engine marks 3 million flight hours on C-130J fleet

Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, has completed three million engine flight hours of the AE 2100, which powers the C-130J.

Monday, 19 September 2011 Defence

Growth variant UAV engine reaches flight test milestone

Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, has announced that the growth variant of the Rolls-Royce AE 3007H engine has successfully completed its US Air Force funded flight test.