Rolls-Royce is a global company that provides power for use on land, at sea and in
the air. The company has a broad customer base - 600 airlines, 4,000 corporate and
utility aircraft and helicopter operators, 160 armed forces, more than 2,000 marine
customers including 70 navies, and energy customers in 120 countries.
Rolls-Royce employs 38,000 people in offices, manufacturing and service facilities
in 50 countries. Latest annual sales were £7.4 billion.
The company now has a total of 54,000 gas turbines in service worldwide, which create
demand for high-value services throughout their operational lives. More
What they make
Gas turbines, diesel engines, nuclear propulsion systems, helicopter engines, ship
and submarine control and power management systems, turbo-generators, shiplift systems,
propellers, thrusters, stabilisers, rudders, hydraulic and electric winches.
Watch one of a number of videos produced by Rolls-Royce that show the company’s main
product, gas turbines, being made and flown. (This is a big file that takes a few
minutes to load, depending on the speed of your broadband connection, but it is well
Rolls-Royce wins £120 million contract for the maintenance of RB211 gas turbines
operating in Azerbaijan. This is the largest single contract RR’s energy business
has received and the engine overhauls will be carried out at Rolls Wood Group facility
in Aberdeen, Scotland.