2015-03-26 In the course of internal investigations into possible compliance violations, Bilfinger has been reviewing the activities of Group companies active in Brazil for several months. After looking at all accounting transactions from past years, current information indicates that potentially improper payments exist of less than €1 million in total.
2015-03-25 Bilfinger has won the order to modernize a part of the Prora architectural monument on the Baltic Sea island of Rügen and to convert it into 280 premium holiday apartments. The volume amounts to €30 million, the client is Wohnen in Prora Vermögensverwaltungs GmbH & Co. KG in Berlin.
2015-03-22 Bilfinger received internal information last year indicating that there may have been violations of the Group's compliance regulations in connection with orders for the supply of monitor walls for security control centres in several large municipalities in Brazil. The company immediately launched a comprehensive investigation. The allegation relates to suspected bribery payments from employees of a Bilfinger company in Brazil to public officials and employees of state companies.
2015-02-24 Bilfinger Marine & Offshore Systems has won an order at the new Nordergründe offshore windpark for the installation of 19 steel foundations in the North Sea and for the transportation of 18 wind turbines to the installation site. The order from windpark developer and operator wpd in Bremen has a volume of approximately €30 million.
2015-02-12 2014 was an unsatisfactory year for Bilfinger. While output volume increased as a result of acquisitions, orders received declined significantly due to developments in the Industrial and Power business segments. In contrast, the Building and Facility business segment met expectations.
Supervisory Board appoints Axel Salzmann as Chief Financial Officer and expresses preference for a new Chairman of the Executive BoardAt its meeting on February 10, 2015, the Supervisory Board of Bilfinger SE appointed Axel Salzmann as Chief Financial Officer of the company with effect from April 1, 2015.
2015-02-05 Bilfinger confirms that the Supervisory Board is currently holding talks with candidates for the positions of Chairman of the Executive Board and Chief Financial Officer. These talks have not yet been completed. The Supervisory Board has not taken a decision.
2015-01-14 On January 11, 2015 Dr. h.c. Bernhard Walter, long-serving Chairman of the Supervisory Board at Bilfinger SE, passed away at the age of 72. Bernhard Walter was elected to the Supervisory Board of Bilfinger SE in 1998. He was Chairman of the committee from 2006 until he stepped down in November 2014.
2015-01-07 Bilfinger has extended a maintenance contract for industrial facilities with longstanding client Bayer CropScience. The two companies are thus continuing the cooperation that has been in place since 2009 at the Frankfurt location for the next three years. Total order volume amounts to over €40 million. An option for an additional two years has also been agreed.
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