(M) Rolls-Royce Crosspointe Facility (Plant Tour)

  • January 18, 2017
  • Rolls-Royce Crosspointe
  • 8800 Wells Station Rd. , Prince George , Virginia , USA

Description

TOUR IS FULL - Response for this tour has been very strong, so unfortunately we can take no more reservations.

Rolls-Royce Crosspointe
8800 Wells Station Road
Prince George, Virginia 23875

1:45 - 2:00 PM: Arrival and Check-in
2:00 - 4:00 PM: Tour

Reservations: Please notify Tri Shrestha at triratna.shrestha@gmail.com by 5:00 PM on Thursday, January 12 on your planned attendance. Everyone is welcome, but due to Rolls-Royce's policies, no late reservations or walk-ins can be accepted for this event.

Attendance Requirements:

  1. Let us know your citizenship status when you make your reservation.
  2. You must bring a government issued photo identification to present to security when checking in.
  3. You must wear closed toe shoes - no high heels or open heels.
  4. You will be required to wear personal protective equipment supplied by Rolls-Royce - safety glasses' ring, watch, and belt guards; and safety overshoes.
  5. Shoes sizes indicating male or female will be required in advance to pull the proper equipment.

About the Facility:

Rolls-Royce focuses on the future in every sense. They continually break new ground with integrated power solutions that are technologically advanced and create better power for a changing world.

The Rolls-Royce civil aerospace business powers over 30 types of commercial aircraft. They have an outstanding reputation in all sectors of the market, e.g., widebody, narrowbody, and corporate and regional aircraft, and support customers in nearly every country across the globe. From helicopters and general aviation aircraft, to business jets and the world's largest airliners, Rolls-Royce offers the industry's broadest range of engines. In fact, over 30,000 Rolls-Royce engines are currently in service with 650 airlines, freight operators and lessors, and 4,000 corporate operators.

The Rotatives Supply Chain unit manufactures high precision titanium and nickel alloy gas turbine engine components at the Rolls-Royce Crosspointe facility. The Crosspointe facility in Prince George County, built in 2010, was the first dedicated, green field Rolls-Royce manufacturing site in the US.

In 2013, the Turbines Supply Chain Unit constructed the Advanced Aerofoil Manufacturing Facility, which manufactures gas turbine engine blade components. 2017 will bring a second cell with an additional 30 employees to be hired. Rolls-Royce currently employs more than 200 employees and works closely with over 75 on-site contractors and vendors assisting with part processing, logistics, and other services to meet its customers' needs.

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