February 14, 2000

Financial reports

In the last quarter of 1999, the Atlas Copco Group increased its order intake, corresponding to volume gain of 9 percentage points for comparable units. "The strong recovery in most Asian economies was positive. It was the highlight of the year," sai...

March 23, 2000

Servicios Industriales Peñoles S.A. de C.V. in Mexico has selected Atlas Copco as its supplier for the new Francisco I. Madero mine. The order has a total value of SEK 70 m. and includes the latest in computerized drill rigs and Scooptram® LHDs.

April 19, 2000


Atlas Copco North America Inc. has signed an agreement to sell Atlas Copco Rotoflow Inc. to GE Power Systems, a leading supplier of energy products and services, headquartered in Schenectady, New York. The transaction is expected to close in May and ...

April 27, 2000

Stockholm - April 27, 2000 - At the board meeting today, the Board of Directors of Atlas Copco AB decided to implement a worldwide stock option plan aimed at key employees in the Group. This program replaces the present option plan that was launched ...