Rolls-Royce awarded £11m contract to deliver offshore vessels

Rolls-Royce today has signed an £11m contract with the Brazilian shipyard Aliança Industria Naval e Empresa de Navegacao for the design and delivery of equipment to two offshore vessels.

The two vessels are Oil Spill Response Vessels (OSRV), type UT 535 E, with systems designed to prevent damage from oil spills. They have the capacity to transfer recovered oil for proper onshore disposal.