The portfolio of new build mega-yachts spans from the 85-meter (280') NVC 85Y, designed and powered by Rolls-Royce Marine
, down to a very practical 110' Vripack Explorer yacht (which is part of a Vripack-designed award-wining Explorer series that goes up to 175').
According to the agreement, Rolls-Royce Marine
gains preferential rights to providing service on all Rolls-Royce equipment coming into the shipyard.
Sauli Eloranta, executive vice-president of engineering and technology at Rolls-Royce Marine
, explains: "Promas transforms the philosophy of a rudder from a steering device to an energy conservation device.
The Waterjets Service Centre will focus on the Arabian Gulf region to offer naval and commercial customers a proactive service that will add value to their operations by bringing together the manufacturers of the vessels and the waterjets that power them," Esa Uotinen, general manager for the Rolls-Royce marine
business in the Middle East, said.
Dubai: Abu Dhabi Ship Building (ADSB) and Rolls-Royce Marine
Middle East said on Monday they will set up a centre in Abu Dhabi to provide support services to the shipyard's customers in the Gulf region.
Abu Dhabi Ship Building (ADSB) and Rolls-Royce Marine
Middle East have joined hands to create a Waterjet Centre of Excellence in Abu Dhabi.
Saul Lanyado, president of Rolls-Royce Marine
, said: 'Rolls-Royce has provided the Royal Navy submarine flotilla with propulsion systems for more than 40 years.
Or continued: Rolls-Royce Marine
has been a pioneer in a range of initiatives using satellite connectivity to enhance the efficiency of maritime transport.
The UK company's wholly-owned subsidiary Rolls-Royce Marine
AS will carry out the offer.
The Rolls-Royce marine
business employs 7,400 people in 34 countries with the main manufacturing centres being in the UK, the Nordic countries, the United States and increasingly Asia.