Group strategic transformation bringing positive results

Category: Press release, Date: 23 Mar 2018

Aliaxis SA (‘Aliaxis’, ‘the Group’ or ‘the Company’), a global leader in the manufacturing and distribution of advanced plastic piping systems, today announced its results for the 12 months period ended December 31, 2017

Highlights – 12 months period ended December 31, 2017

  • Revenue of €3,095 million, an increase of 4.9%
  • Current EBITDA of €411 million, up 14.7%
  • Current EBIT of €300 million, up 23.4%
  • Net profit of €157 million, up 44.5%
  • Net financial debt decreased by €107 million to €357 million at December 31, 2017 – Net leverage of 0.9
  • Implementation of company-wide transformation and strategy, ‘D.N.A.’ (Delivering the New Aliaxis), on track
  • Completed divestment of SED Flow Control GmbH to Frankfurt headquartered Samson AG in September 2017
  • Acquisition of Studor, a highly specialised leader in drainage ventilation and air admittance valve technology, in Q4

For more information, please read the press release:

Press Release / 2017 Full Year Results (PDF – 85 KB)

CEO Laurent Lenoir comments on the results:

““I would like to thank the Aliaxis employees for their contribution to these record results, the highest ever in Aliaxis’ history. This excellent performance, driven by our leadership positions combined with a number of consolidation or simplification initiatives, should further strengthen our transformation agenda and further materialise through an increasing number of initiatives.””

About Aliaxis

Aliaxis is a global leader in advanced plastic piping systems for building, infrastructure, industrial and agriculture applications. The company provides communities around the world with sustainable innovative solutions for water and energy, leading the industry in a way that anticipates the rapidly evolving needs of its customers and of society. With a global workforce of about 16,000 employees, Aliaxis offers specific solutions that meet our customers’ most demanding needs across the globe. Aliaxis is active through leading local brands and operating in over 45 countries, combining local solutions with global innovation and operational excellence. The company is privately owned, with its global headquarters in Brussels, Belgium.

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