2012

Thursday, 21 June 2012 Marine

First Rolls-Royce gas powered offshore vessel delivered to Island Offshore

Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, announced today that Island Offshore has taken delivery of Island Crusader, the first gas powered Rolls-Royce offshore vessel.

Wednesday, 20 June 2012 Marine

Rolls-Royce wins new order for anchor handler from Italian shipyard

Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, has signed an £18 million contract with Italian shipyard Rosetti Marino S.p.A for the design and delivery of an integrated power & propulsion and equipment system for an anchor handling vessel.

Tuesday, 19 June 2012 Marine

Rolls-Royce to power the world's largest construction vessel

Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, has delivered 13 large azimuth thrusters to the world's largest construction vessel, currently being built at Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering, South Korea for Swiss ship owner and operator Allseas Group.

Monday, 18 June 2012 Nuclear

Rolls-Royce secures £1billion contract for UK's future submarine programme

Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, has signed a contract worth in excess of £1billion with the Ministry of Defence (MoD) to deliver reactor cores for the UK's nuclear-powered submarine fleet.

Monday, 18 June 2012 Investors

Rolls-Royce breaks ground on $50 million jet engine test facility

Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, today broke ground on a new $50 million jet engine test facility at the company's outdoor testing site on NASA's John C. Stennis Space Center, Mississippi.

Friday, 8 June 2012 Civil

Rolls-Royce to acquire Aero Engine Controls

Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, announces today that it will acquire the 50 per cent of shares it does not already own in Aero Engine Controls (AEC) a joint venture with Goodrich Corporation.

Friday, 8 June 2012 Investors

Rolls-Royce to acquire Aero Engine Controls

Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, announces today that it will acquire the 50 per cent of shares it does not already own in Aero Engine Controls (AEC) a joint venture with Goodrich Corporation.

Monday, 28 May 2012 Defence

Rolls-Royce awarded £100 million support contracts for UK transport and tanker fleets

Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, has secured contract extensions, which will see the company provide ongoing support for engines on the UK's C-130 Hercules transport and VC10 tanker fleets.

Wednesday, 23 May 2012 Marine

Rolls-Royce water jets to power wind farm support vessels

Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, has secured a contract to supply water jets for four new wind farm support vessels to be built by South Boats for offshore company MPI.

Monday, 21 May 2012 Investors

Rolls-Royce appoints Jasmin Staiblin as a non-executive Director

Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, announces that Jasmin Staiblin will join the Board as a non-executive Director today. Jasmin is Chief Executive of ABB Switzerland, a subsidiary of the ABB Group.