2013 Press releases

Monday, 23 December 2013 Investors

Development in Serious Fraud Office Enquiry

Further to our announcement of December 6th 2012 relating to concerns about bribery and corruption in overseas markets, we have been informed by the Serious Fraud Office that it has now commenced a formal investigation into these matters.

Wednesday, 18 December 2013 Marine

Island Offshore has ordered its twenty-sixth vessel with Rolls-Royce design

Rolls-Royce has a won a contract to design and equip a new offshore support vessel for Island Offshore, to be built by shipbuilding group Vard.

Monday, 16 December 2013 Defence

Rolls-Royce awarded $57.1 million services contract for AE 1107C engines for US Marine Corps and Air Force V-22 aircraft

Rolls-Royce has been awarded a $57.1 million contract to support AE 1107C engines for V-22 aircraft operated by the US Marine Corps and Air Force.

Tuesday, 10 December 2013 Energy

Rolls-Royce wins key contract to help boost domestic oil production in the U.A.E

Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, has been awarded a strategic contract to supply Abu Dhabi Marine Operating Company (ADMA-OPCO) with power generation equipment and related services to help boost oil and gas processing at the Satah Al- Razboot (SARB) offshore project in the United Arab Emirates (UAE).

Monday, 9 December 2013 Civil

Rolls-Royce welcomes Kuwait Airways selection of A350 aircraft

Rolls-Royce today welcomed a decision by Kuwait Airways to order ten Airbus A350-900 aircraft, which are powered by Rolls-Royce Trent XWB engines.

Tuesday, 3 December 2013 Energy

Rolls-Royce wins additional $28M contract to strengthen role in China's energy infrastructure

Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, today announced a $28 million contract to supply PetroChina with equipment and services to expand the flow of natural gas through the Lunnan - Tulufan branch of the second West to East Pipeline Project (WEPP II).

Tuesday, 3 December 2013 Marine

Rolls-Royce secures design & systems integration contract from SINOPACIFIC

Rolls-Royce announced today that it has won an order to provide design and integrated equipment packages for two UT 771 WP platform supply vessels to be built by Sinopacific Shipbuilding Group Co. Ltd (SINOPACIFIC), one of the leading shipbuilders in China.

Tuesday, 26 November 2013 Civil

Rolls-Royce announces engine for A330 Regional

Rolls-Royce today announced the latest version of its market-leading Trent 700, the Trent 700 Regional, will power the recently announced Airbus A330 Regional aircraft.

Tuesday, 26 November 2013 Civil

Rolls-Royce Trent 900 EP2 passes EASA type test

An improved version of the Rolls-Royce Trent 900 engine has passed its European Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) type test.

Monday, 25 November 2013 Defence

Rolls-Royce receives $215 million contract for Liftsystem production, support for F-35B Lightning II

Rolls-Royce has been awarded a $215 million contract to produce and support LiftSystems™ for the F-35 Lightning II program, and F-35B jets continue to demonstrate success in operations, training and test.