VINCENNES, France--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Regulatory News:
Heurtey Petrochem (Paris:ALHPC) generated revenues of €130 million* in the first half of 2017, down 26% compared to the first half of 2016 (-28% at constant exchange rates).
The Furnaces segment accounted for 72% of revenues, of which 34% was for refining, 19% for petrochemicals, and 19% for hydrogen, with the remaining 28% generated by Gas Processing.
The regional breakdown was 25% from the Americas, 33% from Asia-Oceania, 31% from the Middle East and Africa and 11% from Europe and Russia.
The Group’s order book at 30 June 2017 totalled €338 million**, compared to €340 million as of 30 June 2016. It was also down slightly from 31 March 2017 (€345 million).
Gas Processing accounts for 68% of the order book, with Furnaces making up the remaining 32% (12% in refining, 16% in hydrogen and 4% in petrochemicals). The Americas account for 56% of the order book, Middle East/Africa 14%, Asia/Oceania 19%, and Europe/Russia 11%.
* Unaudited figure
** The order book includes €107 million in Gas Processing contracts in Venezuela, on which the Group does not anticipate any progress in 2017.
Next press release: H1 2017 results on 14 September 2017 after market close.
About Heurtey Petrochem (www.heurtey.com)
Heurtey Petrochem is a global oil and gas engineering group operating across two market segments:
- Process furnaces for refining, petrochemicals and hydrogen production. Petrochem is one of the global leaders in this segment.
- Natural gas processing via its Prosernat subsidiary. In this sector, the Group operates in both EPC engineering and as a technology licensor.
Heurtey Petrochem operates via a large international subsidiary network, with a presence in Brazil, China, India, Korea, Malaysia, Romania, Russia and the United States. The group generated revenues of €319 million in 2016. Heurtey Petrochem is listed on the Euronext Paris Alternext market. (ISIN: FR0010343186, Ticker: ALHPC). Heurtey Petrochem is a subsidiary of Axens, which holds an 89.4% stake.
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