2013 Press releases

Thursday, 21 November 2013 Marine

Rolls-Royce delivers ship equipment for 10 vessels for Malaysian ship builder Nam Cheong

Rolls-Royce has signed contracts to deliver an extensive package of ship equipment for ten anchor handling offshore vessels to the Malaysian ship builder Nam Cheong.

Thursday, 21 November 2013 Energy

Rolls-Royce awarded $138M energy services contract by Petrobras

Rolls-Royce has been awarded a $138M, five-year services contract by Petrobras, a world leader in deep and ultra-deep water oil and gas exploration and production, to support its oil production activities offshore Brazil.

Tuesday, 19 November 2013 Civil

Rolls-Royce to work with Mubadala to establish Abu Dhabi as a key aerospace hub

Rolls-Royce confirmed at the Dubai Air Show today that it has entered into a Strategic Framework Agreement with Mubadala Aerospace, Communications Technology and Defense Services (ACTDS) to establish the Emirate of Abu Dhabi as a key member of Rolls-Royce's global network for maintenance and manufacturing activities.

Monday, 18 November 2013 Civil

Rolls-Royce wins $300M Qatar Airways order

Rolls-Royce has won a $300m order from Qatar Airways for Trent 700 engines, with long-term TotalCare® support, to power five Airbus A330 freighter aircraft.  The order for five Airbus A330 Freighters and eight options was announced by the airline on the first day of the Dubai Air Show.

Monday, 18 November 2013 Marine

Rolls-Royce to design and power live fish carrier for the Faroe Islands

Rolls-Royce announced today that it has signed a contract for the delivery of design and equipment for a live fish carrier, to be built at the Tersan shipyard in Turkey for Faroese ship owner Bakkafrost.

Sunday, 17 November 2013 Civil

Rolls-Royce wins $5bn Etihad Airways order to power 50 Airbus A350 XWB aircraft

Rolls-Royce has won a $5bn order from Etihad Airways for Trent XWB engines, the world's most efficient engine flying today, to power 50 Airbus A350 XWB aircraft.

Thursday, 14 November 2013 Defence

Rolls-Royce delivers 1,500th engine to Lockheed Martin for C-130J

Rolls-Royce has completed its 1,500th AE 2100 engine for installation on a Lockheed Martin C-130J aircraft, scheduled for delivery to the US Air Force in 2014.

Tuesday, 12 November 2013 Defence

NOAA 'Hurricane Hunters' to be launch customer for Rolls-Royce T56 Series 3.5 engine enhancement

The WP-3D 'Hurricane Hunter' aircraft of the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) will be the first customer to fly with the fuel-saving T56 Series 3.5 engine enhancement package developed by Rolls-Royce.

Friday, 8 November 2013 Investors

Rolls-Royce Holdings plc - Interim Management Statement

Trading is consistent with the guidance for the Group provided at our half year results in July. For the full year, the Group continues to expect modest growth in underlying revenue and good growth in underlying profit, with cash flow around breakeven.

Friday, 8 November 2013 Investors

Rolls-Royce appoints Lee Hsien Yang as a Non-Executive Director

Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, announces that Lee Hsien Yang will join the Board as a Non-Executive Director in January, 2014. Mr Lee serves as a Special Advisor of General Atlantic, LLC. and has been a member of the Rolls-Royce International Advisory Board since 2006.