2011

Monday, 6 June 2011 Investors

Public takeover offer by Daimler and Rolls-Royce for Tognum successful – companies now jointly hold 60 per cent

Following the expiry of the acceptance period for its public takeover offer for Tognum AG, Daimler AG and Rolls-Royce Holdings plc now hold a total of 59.87 per cent of Tognum shares through their Joint Venture Engine Holding GmbH.

Wednesday, 25 May 2011 Marine

Rolls-Royce recognised for innovative ship concept

Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, has received the "Next Generation Ship Award" for its Enviroship Concept.

Wednesday, 25 May 2011 Investors

Rolls-Royce appoints Lewis Booth as a Non-Executive Director

Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, today announces the appointment of Lewis Booth as a non-executive Director.

Wednesday, 25 May 2011 Marine

Rolls-Royce signs innovative £20m support contract

Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, has signed a long term contract with BAE Systems to provide in-service support for the Royal Navy’s Type 45 destroyers.

Monday, 23 May 2011 Civil

Rolls-Royce wins first order from TransAsia

Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, has won its first order from Taiwanese airline TransAsia Airways.

Monday, 16 May 2011 Investors

Daimler AG and Rolls-Royce Group plc joint venture welcomes Tognum’s endorsement of its revised offer

Daimler AG and Rolls-Royce Group plc, through their 50:50 joint venture, are pleased to have reached an agreement with Tognum AG concerning their voluntary public takeover offer for all Tognum shares.

Monday, 9 May 2011 Civil

Rolls-Royce Trent 1000 awarded ETOPS approval

The Trent 1000, developed for the Boeing 787 Dreamliner by global power systems company Rolls-Royce, has been granted Extended Twin Engine Operations (ETOPS) approval by the Federal Aviation Authority (FAA).

Friday, 6 May 2011 Investors

AGM and Interim Management Statement

Today Rolls-Royce Group plc is hosting its 2011 Annual General Meeting at the Queen Elizabeth II Centre in London.

Monday, 2 May 2011 Investors

Rolls-Royce opens first new manufacturing facility in Virginia - Expanding global capacity and capability

Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, has officially opened its first manufacturing facility at Crosspointe, the Group’s new advanced manufacturing and research campus in Prince George County, Virginia.

Tuesday, 19 April 2011 Energy

Rolls-Royce expands pipeline activity in China

Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, advanced its position as an industry leader for gas compression equipment on major natural gas pipelines with a recent contract award from PetroChina, the largest oil and gas producer in China.