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Thursday, 18 December 2014 Civil

Rolls-Royce commits to Derby as the production hub for the Trent XWB

Rolls-Royce is today announcing that Derby will be the production centre for the Trent XWB

Wednesday, 17 December 2014 Marine

Rolls-Royce to support Boston University Program that develops practical engineering and manufacturing skills

Rolls-Royce is proud to announce that it has entered into a multi-year agreement to support the Boston University College of Engineering's new Engineering Production Innovation Center (EPIC); a pioneering facility that helps address a critical need in the US: the training of prospective engineers who understand how to develop and manufacture innovative new products. The center will provide real-world manufacturing experience to students of all engineering disciplines.

Monday, 15 December 2014 Civil

Rolls-Royce selected to power 65 AirAsia X aircraft with engines worth $6.2bn

Rolls-Royce has been selected by AirAsia X to power 10 Airbus A330ceo and 55 Airbus A330neo aircraft with engines and long-term TotalCare® support worth $6.2bn.

Thursday, 11 December 2014 Marine

Rolls-Royce and VTT unveil a vision of Ship Intelligence with futuristic oX bridge concept

vels of data analysis to operate on-board systems to manage propulsion, navigation and potentially lead to autonomous vessels.

Wednesday, 10 December 2014 Investors

Rolls-Royce initiates share buyback programme

Following the completion of the sale of the energy gas turbine and compressor business to Siemens on 1 December 2014 and further to the announcement on 19 June 2014 committing to a £1 billion share buyback, Rolls-Royce Holdings plc (the "Company") announces that it has today put in place a programme to enable the purchase of its ordinary shares.

Tuesday, 9 December 2014 Power

Rolls-Royce and EnerNOC join forces to help stabilize power grid

FRIEDRICHSHAFEN, GERMANY – Starting in 2015, Rolls-Royce and energy service provider EnerNOC are offering genset operators a joint solution for running their plants even more efficiently and marketing available load-balancing energy

Tuesday, 9 December 2014 Marine

Rolls-Royce secures major deck machinery contract for six vessels

Rolls-Royce is to deliver an extensive package of advanced deck machinery to six new high-end anchor handling tug supply vessels (AHTS) to be built by Kleven in Norway for the Danish ship owner Maersk Supply Service.

Monday, 8 December 2014 Marine

Rolls-Royce unveils new Marine gas turbine service and test facility in Bristol site

Vice Admiral Simon Lister, Chief of Materiel (Fleet), Defence Equipment and Support, opened a new state-of-the-art gas turbine testing centre today at the Rolls-Royce facility at Filton, Bristol, UK.

Monday, 8 December 2014 Civil

Air New Zealand selects additional Rolls-Royce Trent 1000 engines

Air New Zealand has selected Rolls-Royce Trent 1000 engines and long-term TotalCare® support for two additional Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner aircraft.

Monday, 8 December 2014 Power

Rolls-Royce supplies MTU engines to Russian agricultural machinery manufacturer Rostselmash

400 engines for RSM 1401 forage-harvesters and Torum 780 combine harvesters