Royal Haskoning announces €4m profit

Netherlands-based engineering and environmental consultancy Royal Haskoning has achieved a net profit of €4m (£3.3m) for the first half of 2010, compared with €1.9m in the prior-year period.

Turnover at €169m was down nine per cent from the first half of 2009, while new orders amounted to €206m − up from €196m in the comparable period.