Enabling the transformation to a low-carbon society

Fully committed to being part of the solution for a better tomorrow, we have set science-based targets to reduce greenhouse gas emissions in line with the goals of the Paris Agreement.
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Innovation stories

Do you want to learn about our innovations? How operators benefit from our ergonomic equipment or how we secure a minimal impact on the environment?
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Our annual Industrial Ideas magazine

features stories about how we innovate for a sustainable future and push technology and society forward together with our customers.
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Atlas Copco Third quarter report 2005

October 21, 2005

Stronger than ever

Strengthened market positions and record performances by all business areas.Orders received up 25%, +15% in volume.Revenues reached MSEK 13 479 (11 325), up 10% in volume.Operating profit increased 31% and the margin reached 19.0% (17.3).Profit after financial items increased 33% to MSEK 2 470 (1 851).Net profit was MSEK 1 670 (1 345) and earnings per share SEK 2.65 (2.13). Operating cash flow totaled MSEK 1 671 (1 661).Near-term demand outlook  The demand for Atlas Copco's products and services is expected to remain at a high level.  Demand from manufacturing and process industries is expected to stay favorable. Activity in the construction industry is expected to continue to increase somewhat. Demand from the mining industry is expected to remain strong.