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Friday, 4 April 2014 Marine

Rolls-Royce secures contract for wave piercing offshore vessel

Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, has signed an £11 million contract with Spanish shipyard Gondan for a wave piercing offshore vessel to be delivered to Simon Møkster Shipping in Norway.

Monday, 31 March 2014 Marine

Rolls-Royce wins Heyerdahl Award 2014

Rolls-Royce has been awarded the maritime Heyerdahl Award 2014. The award was presented by His Majesty King Harald at the Norwegian Shipowners' Associations Annual Conference in Oslo 31 March.

Monday, 31 March 2014 Defence

Rolls-Royce supports US Marine Corps KC-130Js through $50 million contract

Rolls-Royce has been awarded a contract to support the US Marines Corps fleet of KC-130J air-to-air refuelling tankers, worth more than $50 million.

Friday, 28 March 2014 Marine

Rolls-Royce to deliver innovative ship equipment to Volstad Shipping

Rolls-Royce has won a contract to deliver a unique package of advanced ship equipment for a new offshore construction vessel currently being built in Turkey for the Norwegian ship owner Volstad Shipping AS.

Thursday, 27 March 2014 Civil

Rolls-Royce selected by ANA to provide Trent engines worth $1.1BN

Rolls-Royce has been selected by All Nippon Airways (ANA) to provide Trent 1000 engines, worth $1.1bn, to power 25 Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft.

Friday, 21 March 2014 Marine

Rolls-Royce to supply design and integrated systems package to Cosco

Rolls-Royce has won an order to provide an integrated design and equipment package for two offshore supply vessels to be built at COSCO (Guangdong) Shipyard Co., Ltd in China for Singapore based Chellsea Group.

Wednesday, 19 March 2014 Marine

Rolls-Royce to power Asia's first gas powered tug

Rolls-Royce has won an order from Chinese state oil company CNOOC, to power Asia's first gas powered tug.

Friday, 14 March 2014 Civil

Rolls-Royce Statement

Rolls-Royce continues to provide its full support to the authorities and Malaysia Airlines. Rolls-Royce concurs with the statement made on Thursday 13 March by Malaysia's Transport Minister, Hishammuddin Hussein regarding engine health monitoring data received from the aircraft.

Wednesday, 12 March 2014 Marine

Rolls-Royce receives patent for wave piercing bow design in China

Rolls-Royce has been granted a patent in China for the Environship wave piercing bow technology for merchant vessels, in recognition of its unique and innovative bow design. The Environship concept, which can be adapted for different ship types, incorporates a range of Rolls-Royce technologies to deliver efficiency savings for ship owners.

Tuesday, 11 March 2014 Marine

Rolls-Royce opens new marine customer training centre in Brazil

To better support marine customers in South America, Rolls-Royce has today opened a new training centre in Brazil, to cater for customers operating the large number of vessels with Rolls-Royce systems that work in country's deep water oil and gas fields.