December 20, 2022 | Ad hoc announcement pursuant to Art. 53 LR
Burckhardt Compression: Order intake passed one billion Swiss francs
Since the start of the fiscal year on April 1st 2022, Burckhardt Compression's order intake passed one billion Swiss francs, a new milestone in the company's history. The sales and EBIT outlook for the full fiscal year 2022 is confirmed.
As already communicated in the Ad hoc announcement of November 1st, 2022, Burckhardt Compression recorded an extraordinary growth in orders in the first half of fiscal year 2022 with CHF 706.7 million, a 57% increase in comparison with the previous year period. Since October 1st, Burckhardt Compression continued to win large orders for applications related to solar panels, LNG ships and in the petrochemical business, adding up to more than CHF 1 billion since the start of the fiscal year.
Fabrice Billard, CEO Burckhardt Compression: “We were aiming to reach the one-billion-order-intake mark since years. With the launch of new products and the development of new applications in close collaboration with our customers, as well as the strong growth of our service business over the past years, we have now achieved this symbolic milestone. I would like to thank our customers for their trust, and our teams for their strong engagement. We are now focusing on delivering these projects to transform order intake into sales in the coming years”.
Burckhardt Compression confirms its outlook for the full fiscal year 2022 with sales between CHF 720 million and CHF 760 million and an EBIT margin similar to the fiscal year 2021 level.