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Company Overview of Rolls-Royce North America Inc.

Company Overview

Rolls-Royce North America Inc. manufactures and offers power systems and services for civil and defense aerospace, energy, and marine markets in North America. The company offers turbofan engines, turbo propulsions, turbo shafts, lift components, and vertical landing variants for civil and defense aerospace markets; and gas turbines, barrel centrifugal compressors, pipeline centrifugal compressors, control systems, reciprocating engines, distributed generation systems, and automation and control systems for energy markets. It also offers ship design and ship systems, automation and control systems, power electrical systems, diesel engines and gas turbines, propulsion, maneuvering and stabili...

1875 Explorer Street

Suite 200

Chantilly, VA 20190

United States

Founded in 1999

Phone:

703-834-1700

Fax:

703-709-6086

Key Executives for Rolls-Royce North America Inc.

Chief Executive Officer and President
Age: 69
Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Executive Vice President and General Counsel
Senior Vice President of Aftermarket & Customer Services
Executive Vice President of Government Business
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

Rolls-Royce North America Inc. Key Developments

Rolls-Royce North America Inc. to Close Facility in Mississippi

Rolls-Royce North America Inc. is closing the foundry at its Pascagoula, Miss., ship propeller manufacturing plant and expects to lose 24 skilled workers of the 47 employees there. The downsizing in the casting or foundry side will take place over the next 18 months, with plans to reduce as many of the jobs as possible by attrition. There is simply not the quantity of Naval contracts coming through the facility any more. The business is down. The upside is that they still have the machine aspect of the business, the Machining Center of Excellence. They won't pour the castings for propellers there anymore, but they will bring them in and machine them there.

Rolls-Royce North America Inc. Presents at SelectUSA 2013 Investment Summit, Oct-31-2013 11:00 AM

Rolls-Royce North America Inc. Presents at SelectUSA 2013 Investment Summit, Oct-31-2013 11:00 AM. Venue: Washington, District Of Columbia, United States. Speakers: William T. Powers, Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer.

Rolls-Royce Announces Expansion of Jet Engine Test Facility at NASA John C. Stennis Space Center in Hancock County, Mississippi

Rolls-Royce North America opened its second outdoor jet engine test stand, an investment of $50 million, at the Rolls-Royce Outdoor Jet Engine Test Facility at NASA John C. Stennis Space Center in Hancock County, Miss. The new jet engine test stand will play a key role in the company's development of next generation technology that will make important advancements in improving fuel efficiency and reducing emissions. The site conducts jet engine testing -- including noise, crosswind, endurance and other tests -- on the latest and most sophisticated Rolls-Royce civil aircraft engines -- including the Trent 1000 that powers the Boeing 787 Dreamliner and the Trent XWB that powers the Airbus A350 XWB. This expansion will result in 35 new, high-tech positions for the State of Mississippi when fully operational.

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