dcsimg 2009 - H1 - Ramboll Group

2009 Interim Report

The vision for Nordhavnen is to create a neighbourhood that places public transport and cycling on the world map and which is CO2 neutral

Financial highlights

  • Resilient financial performance in first half year (H1) despite the economic downturn.
  • Operation successively adapted to prevailing market conditions.
  • Strong financial position as almost net debt free and with funding facility of DKK 1 billion.
  • Gross revenue of DKK 2,830 million was 4% higher than H1 2008 at constant exchange rates.
  • Organic growth was 2%, acquisitive growth 2% and foreign exchange effect -5%.
  • Operating profit before amortisation (EBITA) was DKK 176 million.
  • EBITA margin was 6.2% compared to 8.0% in H1 2008.
  • Profit before tax was DKK 122 million.
  • Number of employees of 8,763 was higher than at H1 2008 (8,372), but lower than at year-end 2008 (8,848).
  • Cash conversion was 45% compared to 27% in H1 2008.
  • Total equity was DKK 1 billion, leading to an equity ratio of 32%.
  • The order book was on same level as at the end of 2008.
  • Major new wins include the Fehmarn Belt tunnel, Nordholmene and IT services to UNI-C.
  • Remainder of 2009 expected to be as challenging as the first half year.

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Interim Report
Interim Report 2009

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Interim Report 2009


Flemming Bligaard Pedersen
Flemming Bligaard Pedersen
Chairman of the Ramboll Foundation
T+45 5161 6100
Michael Rosenvold
Michael Rosenvold
Group Chief Financial Officer
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