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  • 31 March 2020
    Vessels

    Rolls-Royce has been contracted to supply the gas-shielded propulsion system for two new LNG-powered multi-purpose vessels being built for the German Federal Waterway and Shipping Administration by Abeking & Rasmussen. 

  • 22 June 2016
    Business & Finance

    The Advanced Autonomous Waterborne Applications Initiative (AAWA), led by UK-based developer and producer of marine engines Rolls-Royce, has released a whitepaper which outlines the project’s vision of how remote and autonomous shipping will become a reality. The AAWA whitepaper explores the research carried out to date on the business case for autonomous applications, the safety and […]

  • 30 May 2017

    Rolls-Royce has revealed what it says is a radical overhaul of its vessel design philosophy. The aim of this change is to optimize construction and operations without reducing the use of space on board. “In the process it will ensure that a Rolls-Royce designed vessel, whether it is an offshore support vessel or an expedition […]

  • 17 January 2012
    Business & Finance

    Rolls-Royce has won an order for gas turbine and compression equipment for the Tapis oil and gas field, offshore Malaysia. The equipment will be utilized by ExxonMobil Exploration and Production Malaysia (EMEPMI) to expand and extend the production of the field. The order includes two Rolls-Royce RB211-GT61 gas turbines, each driving twin Rolls-Royce RCB and […]

  • 19 March 2014
    Business & Finance

    Rolls-Royce today announced an order from Chinese state oil company CNOOC, to power Asia’s first gas powered tug. The order is for two tugs to be built at the Zhenjiang shipyard in Jiangsu, China, with an option for an additional two. The first tug is planned for delivery by the end of this year. Each […]

  • 19 March 2014

    Rolls-Royce said it has won an order from Chinese state oil company CNOOC, to power Asia’s first gas powered tug. The order is for two tugs to be built at the Zhenjiang shipyard in Jiangsu, China, with an option for an additional two. The first tug is planned for delivery by the end of this […]

  • 18 August 2011
    Business & Finance

    Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, has won an order to design and equip two UT 735 SE offshore supply vessels for Brasil Supply. The order is worth £15 million to Rolls-Royce. The contract includes vessel design and an integrated Rolls-Royce equipment system including propulsion, deck machinery, bulk handling and vessel control systems. The vessels […]

  • 19 January 2012
    Business & Finance

    Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, has been awarded two contracts to design and equip seven vessels for Brazilian ship owner Navegação São Miguel Ltd. The contracts, for four oil spill recovery vessels and three bunker tankers, are worth £23 million to Rolls-Royce. Anders Almestad, Rolls-Royce, President Offshore, said: “Rolls-Royce continues to win contracts in […]

  • 4 December 2014
    Project & Tenders

    Rolls-Royce said it completed the deal to sell its energy gas turbine and compressor business to Siemens.

  • 4 August 2011
    Business & Finance

    Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, has won a £50 million contract to design and equip two anchor handling vessels for Norwegian company Farstad Shipping. The Rolls-Royce UT 731 CD vessels are designed to work in extreme environmental conditions and carry out operations in water as deep as 3,000 metres. The order includes a fully […]

  • 9 January 2014

    Wärtsilä and Rolls-Royce have announced today that the companies are no longer in discussions under which Rolls-Royce would take over the marine business of the Finland’s engine manufacturer.   In a press release issued this morning Wärtsilä‘s Board of Directors said: “Wärtsilä Corporation notes the recent speculation about a potential transaction between Rolls-Royce Plc and Wärtsilä. We […]

  • 21 November 2013

    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.   Rolls-Royce will supply Petrobras with advanced maintenance and repair services to support fifteen Rolls-Royce RB211-G62 industrial gas turbine power generation units […]

  • 6 July 2018
    Project & Tenders

    Kongsberg Gruppen signed a deal with Rolls-Royce plc to acquire Rolls-Royce Commercial Marine, the technology business within maritime operations.

  • 9 January 2014
    Business & Finance

    Wartsila Corporation commented on the recent speculation regarding potential transaction between Rolls-Royce Plc and Wärtsilä by saying that there are no longer ongoing discussions with Rolls-Royce. According to the speculation, Rolls-Royce is in talks to buy the marine propulsion unit of Finland’s Wartsila, Bloomberg reported, citing three people familiar with the subject. The sources also […]

  • 21 November 2013

    Rolls-Royce has been awarded a $138 million, 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. Rolls-Royce will supply Petrobras with advanced maintenance and repair services to support fifteen Rolls-Royce RB211-G62 industrial gas turbine power generation units […]

  • 22 September 2011

    Rolls-Royce announced today that Mark Morris, currently Group Treasurer, will become Finance Director and join the Board with effect from 1 January 2012. He will succeed Andrew Shilston who is retiring from the company. John Rishton, Chief Executive of Rolls-Royce welcomed his promotion: “I am looking forward to working closely with Mark. He has a […]

  • 16 June 2011
    Business & Finance

    Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, today announced that it has won a £15 million order to design and equip two offshore service vessels for ship owner Brasil Supply. The vessels, of the Rolls-Royce UT775 E design, will be chartered by Brazil’s state oil company Petrobras and are designed specifically for carrying fluids and solid […]

  • 1 December 2016

    Rolls-Royce said on Thursday that around 800 workers will be laid off as the company continues the transformation of its Marine business.

  • 22 August 2012

    Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, has secured an £8 million contract to design and power a highly specialised buoy tender vessel for India. The vessel will be operating in remote waters off the east coast of India and around the Andaman & Nicobar Islands maintaining and replacing navigational aids and buoys. The vessel will […]

  • 4 August 2011
    Business & Finance

      Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, has won a £50 million contract to design and equip two anchor handling vessels for Norwegian company Farstad Shipping. The Rolls-Royce UT 731 CD vessels are designed to work in extreme environmental conditions and carry out operations in water as deep as 3,000 metres. The order includes a […]

  • 14 July 2010
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, has won orders to design and equip five offshore and special purpose vessels plus options worth in total around £80 million in the last few weeks. Rolls-Royce has signed a contract with Italian shipyard, Rosetti Marino Spa, for delivery of an integrated Rolls-Royce equipment system, including propulsion systems, rudders, […]

  • 14 December 2012

    Rolls-Royce, the global power systems company, will design and power an offshore vessel for as an undisclosed ship owner, who has exercised an option to build an additional Rolls-Royce platform supply vessel at Jiangsu Eastern Heavy Industries Co., Ltd. in China. The £6 million order comes in addition to the order for two UT 755 […]