Knights MPR appointed by Woodward L’Orange

Knights MPR – a UK-based communications and PR agency – has secured work with Woodward L’Orange in Germany.


Knights Media & Public Relations (Knights MPR) will provide communications support to help to increase market awareness of Woodward’s leading technology and products.

Woodward is an independent designer, manufacturer and service provider of energy control and optimization solutions for aerospace and industrial markets. For 150 years Woodward has focused its resources and expertise on delivering proven systems that performance under incredible demands. Its customers rely on them to help address and solve the challenges associated with global efficiency initiatives – from reducing emissions, to increasing energy efficiency, to introducing alternative energy sources.

“Woodward and Woodward L’Orange stand for innovation, expert knowledge and experience as a frontrunner in state-of-the-art technology,” says Jason Knights, CEO and Lead Director of Knights MPR. “We are delighted to be working with Woodward.”

The long-established companies develop, manufacture and distribute cutting-edge engine components and control systems for large engines ranging from 1,000 to 40,000 kW. They employ over 8,300 people at its numerous locations worldwide. The wide-ranging product portfolio includes digital controls and software, air-exhaust flow control, governors, combustion/ignition and injection technology, including state-of-the-art common rail technology for off-highway diesel, power-to-x and heavy fuel oil applications. These products are deployed in ships, power plants, trains, heavy-duty vehicles and many other applications.

This latest appointment, strengthens the agency’s credentials. Knights MPR’s remit will span a hybrid mix of content generation and public relations support.

Knights MPR, which specialises in taking a ‘journalist’s eye’ of client challenges, is fast-developing its communications support and guidance. With a wealth of experience in maritime, shipping and energy, this latest contract is the perfect complement to Knights MPR’s existing portfolio of non-competing clients.

Jason Knights is the Founder and CEO of Knights Media & Public Relations [Knights MPR]. He set up the company in June 2019 following eleven (11) years as Head of Communications and Media Engagement for Lloyd’s Register. Within 6 months Knights MPR created partnerships with a number of global clients in Finland, UK, and the Middle East. From 1 January 2020, the agency was recruited by both TotalEnergies Lubmarine in Paris and also TotalEnergies Marine Fuels Global Solutions in Singapore, followed by The American Bureau of Shipping.

The contract between Woodward and Knights MPR commenced December 2022.