2013 Press releases

Tuesday, 10 September 2013 Marine

Rolls-Royce unveils new maritime patrol vessel design

Rolls-Royce has unveiled a new design of maritime patrol craft at the Defence & Security Event International (DSEI) in London.

Tuesday, 10 September 2013 Energy

Rolls-Royce wins US$175m contract to power Kazakhstan-China natural gas pipeline

Rolls-Royce today announced a $175 million contract to supply Asia Gas Pipeline LLP (AGP) with equipment and related services to power the flow of natural gas through Kazakhstan's Line C Gas Pipeline, part of the vast 1,833km long Central Asia-China Gas Pipeline network.

Thursday, 5 September 2013 Nuclear

Rolls-Royce and Rosatom further strengthen civil nuclear collaboration

Rolls-Royce has been awarded a nuclear engineering services contract by Rosatom, the Russian state-owned nuclear company.

Monday, 2 September 2013 Defence

Rolls-Royce and Safran complete sale of RTM322 helicopter engine programme to Turbomeca

Rolls-Royce today confirms that it has completed the sale of its 50 per cent shareholding and interest in the RTM322 helicopter engine programme to Turbomeca (a Safran company), for which it has received a cash consideration of €293 million.

Wednesday, 28 August 2013 Marine

New 4,500 tonne Rolls-Royce Syncrolift installed in Vietnam

Rolls-Royce announced today that the largest capacity Syncrolift® shiplift to be built in Vietnam is now officially open for service.

Tuesday, 13 August 2013 Energy

US Representative Tim Murphy visits Rolls-Royce Nuclear Services facility in Pittsburgh

(Moon Township, PA)  Rolls-Royce today welcomed US Representative Tim Murphy (PA-18) to its newly expanded and re-branded Nuclear Services facility in Moon Township, PA. The visit marked the official integration of nuclear specialist consultants PKMJ Technical Services into the Rolls-Royce Group following its acquisition.

Thursday, 8 August 2013 Civil

British Airways thanks Rolls-Royce with Derby flyover of new Boeing 787 Dreamliner

British Airways flew its new Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft over the Rolls-Royce site in Derby this morning as a 'thank you' to employees who worked on the Trent 1000 engines that power the aircraft.

Tuesday, 30 July 2013 Defence

Rolls-Royce receives $195.5 million contract for Liftsystem production, support for F-35B Lightning II

Rolls-Royce has been awarded a $195.5 million contract to produce and support LiftSystems ™ for the F-35 Lightning II program, the unique technology that provides vertical-lift for 5th-generation combat aircraft.

Thursday, 25 July 2013 Investors

Rolls-Royce Holdings plc Half Year Results

Rolls-Royce has been awarded a $195.5 million contract to produce and support LiftSystems ™ for the F-35 Lightning II program, the unique technology that provides vertical-lift for 5th-generation combat aircraft.

Friday, 19 July 2013 Civil

Rolls-Royce powers 1,000th Airbus A330 delivery

Rolls-Royce Trent 700 engines today powered the delivery of the 1,000th Airbus A330 aircraft.