Heerenveen, May 17, 2017 - Antea Group Netherlands has recorded a positive result for 2017. With revenue of 202 million euros and net profits of nearly 11 million euros, Antea Group Netherlands recorded its best year ever, as shown by the annual figures published by the international consultancy and engineering firm. This means that the Dutch organization of Antea Group accounted for a large share of the global growth in terms of revenue and result.
Antea Group Netherlands
In the highly competitive market of engineering and consulting services, Antea Group Netherlands was able to strengthen and extend its leading position in various sectors. Net profits climbed from 9.6 million euros in 2016 to 11.1 million euros in 2017, an increase of 16%. Revenue totaled 202 million euros, constituting close to a 6% rise compared to 2016.
Antea Group Netherlands benefited from an increasing demand for services in almost all sectors on which it focuses: environment, safety, infrastructure, contracts and permits, spatial development, construction and installations, and management. A continuous focus on quality, as well as innovation, the company’s international profile, and its customer focus also contributed to the growth of revenue and profit.
Globally: substantial increase in net profits
At a global level, all Antea Group country organizations combined (including the Netherlands) showed an increase in revenue from 395 million euros in 2016 to 404 million euros in 2017 (+2.2%). Net profits climbed from 2.3 million euros to nearly 16 million euros. With increasing international collaborations, the group proved that it was able to deliver stand-out services, even in a dynamic market. In addition, Antea Group raised its profile in Southern Europe and Latin America with the acquisition of the Spanish engineering firm ICEACSA Consultores.
About Antea Group
Antea Group's consultants and engineers have been working to improve Dutch living environments for many years now, in both urban and rural areas, covering a wide range of aspects from air to water. We design bridges and roadways and create residential neighborhoods and water structures. But we are also involved in areas such as the environment, safety, asset management and energy. Under the name Oranjewoud, we expanded into an all-round, independent partner for companies and government bodies. As the Antea Group, we also apply this knowledge at a global level, combining valuable expertise with a pragmatic approach to make solutions attainable and workable. Our approach is goal-oriented, with due consideration for sustainability. We anticipate today's demands and tomorrow's solutions, just as we have been doing for over 65 years now.