12 May 2008, 12:00 pm

The board of directors of Ansaldo STS SpA (STS.MI), which met today under the chairmanship of Alessandro Pansa, has approved the quarterly results to 31 March 2008. Net profit was EUR 10.5 million, an increase of 18.9% compared to the same period in 2007 (EUR 8.8 million), and the order backlog rose to EUR 2,924.4 million, of which EUR 193.6 million related to new orders acquired in the period.
EBIT for the quarter was EUR 20.1 million, versus EUR 18.3 million in the same period of 2007.