declined in three markets, The Netherlands, France and Switzerland. Action to re-shape the group's businesses in France and Switzerland was taken to prepare them for a return to growth in 2011. The recession
as subsidiaries in The Netherlands and the United Kingdom.
Q2 revenues were up from 27 million Euro in 2009 to 28.2 million Euro in 2010. Profit before tax was up from 3.5 million Euro in 2009 to 3.8 million
%), and Germany (41%). However many of the smaller countries bettered their larger neighbours, namely Belgium (66%), the Netherlands (63%) and Switzerland (60%).The lowest levels of hiring were in Luxembourg at 29
by Germany, followed by Austria and then the Netherlands. There were also signs that conditions were picking up in a number of the peripheral nations. Ireland's PMI was the highest since April 2000 and Italy
be found for those working in the North Sea, including the UK, Scandinavia and the Netherlands. Experienced engineers and managers can expect average rates of £540 per day and, for director level contractors