Thursday, 14 June 2018

Rolls-Royce to axe 4,600 jobs, says engine problem has spread

Trent 1000 displayed at Virginia Tech Trent 1000 displayed at Virginia Tech

Britain’s top engineering company Rolls-Royce has announced it will cut 4,600 jobs over the next 24 months in a bid to achieve run-rate net cost savings of £400 million per year by the end of 2020. Earlier this week, Rolls-Royce had to admit the costly compressor failure in its Trent 1000 package C engine has now also been found in a different type of engine.

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