Key facts and figures
Witteveen+Bos was established in 1946. The first work the firm undertook was the construction of the Prins Bernhard lock in Deventer. Much has happened since those days and today Witteveen+Bos is among the top 10 engineering firms in the Netherlands. A hallmark of our company is that we have attained this position entirely through organic growth.
Witteveen+Bos is a financially healthy company, as can be seen from the key financial ratios stated below for the past three years.
|wages, salaries and social security charges*||53.603||51.172||49.957|
|result before taxation*||18.944||12.135||15.417|
|result after taxation*||14.160||9.830||10.393|
|result as percentage of net turnover||12,8 %||9,9 %||10,6 %|
|average number of employees (FTEs)||875||860||856|
|net turnover per employee*||126,8||115,6||114,6|
|value of Witteveen+Bos share**||5,59||5,36||6,06|
* Amounts stated in thousands of euro
** Value adopted by the General Meeting of Shareholders held at 8 April 2014.
Witteveen+Bos had 967 employees on the payroll at 31 December 2013, with an average age of 37.8. Witteveen+Bos employees have a relatively high level of education, with 78 % holding higher vocational or university qualifications.