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*||55.114||53.603||51.172|
|result before taxation*||20.084||18.944||12.135|
|result after taxation*||15.274||14.160||9.830|
|result as percentage of net turnover||12,8 %||12,8 %||9,9 %|
|average number of employees (FTEs)||899||875||860|
|net turnover per employee*||132,4||126,8||115,6|
|value of Witteveen+Bos share**||5,59||5,36|
* Amounts stated in thousands of euro
** Value to be adopted by the General Meeting of Shareholders to be held at 7 April 2015.
Witteveen+Bos had 977 employees on the payroll at 31 December 2014, with an average age of 37.4.