SOURCE: Industrial Info Resources

February 27, 2009 06:30 ET

Fluor Corporation Experiences Record Profits in 2008, an Industrial Info News Alert

SUGAR LAND, TX--(Marketwire - February 27, 2009) - Researched by Industrial Info Resources (Sugar Land, Texas) -- Engineering, procurement and construction giant Fluor Corporation (NYSE:FLR) (Irving, Texas) recently announced results for the 2008 fiscal year, which proved to be quite a strong year for the company in terms of both profits and awarded projects. Net earnings for the company were $720.5 million for the year, up 35% from $533.3 million in the 2007 fiscal year. The company received a record $25.1 billion of new awards during 2008. Industrial Info is currently monitoring more than 230 Fluor projects in 19 countries with a combined estimated value of more than $77.5 billion.

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