2013 Press releases

Thursday, 9 May 2013 Defence

Rolls-Royce awarded $35 million contract to repair US Navy T56 engines

Rolls-Royce has been awarded a $35 million contract extension for repair and overhaul of T56 engines on US Navy aircraft.

Wednesday, 8 May 2013 Marine

Rolls-Royce delivers deck machinery and seismic equipment to WesternGeco

Rolls-Royce is a world-leading provider of power systems and services for use on land, at sea and in the air, and has established a strong position in global markets - civil aerospace, defence aerospace, marine and energy.

Wednesday, 8 May 2013 Marine

Rolls-Royce to power 100th Drillship

Rolls-Royce Plc has signed a contract to deliver drillship propulsion systems to the world's largest drilling company Transocean. This latest contract marks the 100th drillship to feature Rolls-Royce propulsion equipment.

Thursday, 2 May 2013 Investors

Rolls-Royce Holdings plc - Interim Management Statement

Current trading in line with expectations, guidance for the full year confirmed

Thursday, 25 April 2013 Marine

Rolls-Royce wins repeat order for live fish carrying ship

Rolls-Royce, has signed a repeat order for a ship developed specifically for transporting live fish. This will be the second vessel of this type for ship owner Sølvtrans AS, the world's largest transporter of live fish.

Tuesday, 23 April 2013 Defence

Rolls-Royce and Safran agree transfer of RTM322 helicopter engine programme to Turbomeca

Rolls-Royce today announces that it has reached agreement to sell its shareholding and interest in the RTM322 helicopter engine programme to Turbomeca (a Safran company). Rolls-Royce's 50 per cent interest in the engine programme will be progressively transferred to Turbomeca, which will then hold 100 per cent of the RTM322 programme.

Monday, 22 April 2013 Civil

Rolls-Royce wins $1.6bn Trent order from IAG

Rolls-Royce has won a $1.6bn order, at list prices, from International Airlines Group (IAG) for Trent XWB engines to power 18 Airbus A350-1000 aircraft. The order includes long-term TotalCare® service support. In addition, IAG has placed options for a further 18 A350 aircraft

Thursday, 18 April 2013 Marine

Rolls-Royce to supply Promas propulsion system for two new Neptune lines cargo ships

Rolls-Royce has won a contract to supply its Promas propulsion system for two new car and truck carrying ships which are being built in Korea for Neptune Lines

Wednesday, 10 April 2013 Marine

Rolls-Royce and Drydocks World Dubai to cooperate on LNG tug solutions for Middle East market

Rolls-Royce plc has signed a memorandum of understanding with Drydocks World Dubai to provide systems for Liquid Natural Gas (LNG) powered tugs for the Middle East market. The tugs, to be designed by the Drydocks World in-house design team, will incorporate a range of power and propulsion equipment from Rolls-Royce, including Bergen medium speed gas engines.

Thursday, 21 March 2013 Marine

Rolls-Royce to supply propulsion system for battery powered 'ferry of the future'

Rolls-Royce plc has signed a contract for the delivery of its highly efficient Azipull propulsion and control system for the 'ferry of the future', a new vessel which will operate on battery power alone