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.


2014 2013 2012
net turnover* 119.069 110.958 99.386
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 %
cash flow* 16.977 15.875 11.655
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
dividend**
1,09 0,77

* Amounts stated in thousands of euro
** Value to be adopted by the General Meeting of Shareholders to be heldĀ at 7 April 2015.
Witteveen+Bos had 977 employees on the payroll at 31 December 2014, with an average age of 37.4.