PARIS, Nov 6 (Reuters) - French construction group Eiffage maintained its 2018 goals of a further increase in revenue and profits at its contracting and concessions businesses, after revenues grew 13.2 percent in the third quarter. France’s third-largest builder behind Vinci and Bouygues achieved quarterly sales of 4.301 billion euros ($4.91 billion).
Concessions revenue rose 3.8 percent while revenue from the infrastructures business jumped 21 percent.
The contracting order book rose 16 percent to 13.9 billion euros, equivalent to 12.4 months of activity, the company said.
$1 = 0.8765 euros Reporting by Dominique Vidalon; editing by Richard Lough