FACC Secures Multi-Year Rolls-Royce Contract for Lightweight Engine Composites

25th July 2017

FACC AG, one of the world’s leading suppliers of lightweight components to the aviation industry, signed a new contract with Rolls-Royce for the supply of composite components for a new engine platform. The contract underlines the strong long-lasting partnership between FACC and Rolls-Royce.

“We are pleased to see our relationship with Rolls-Royce continue with this multi-year contract”, said Robert Machtlinger, CEO of FACC AG. “With an emphasis on investing in innovative manufacturing technologies and developing a cost competitive global supply chain, FACC has worked diligently to align with Rolls-Royce’ production requirements on all major platforms”, added Günter Nelböck, VP Engine & Nacelles of FACC AG.

The new Agreement continues a long-standing relationship between FACC and Rolls-Royce. FACC currently provides a number of composite components and systems for Rolls-Royce.

Furthermore, this agreement will contribute to the growth of FACC. Offering added value to the customer, expanding the position as a technology, cost and quality leader, safeguarding high profitability, and driving organic growth with a revenue target of EUR 1 billion by FY 2020/21 are fundamental to the company’s long-term strategy “Vison 2020”.