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We are pioneers of progress

Smarter engineering from Smiths is solving some of the toughest problems facing the world today.

Smiths Value Engine

World-class engineering, global capabilities, leading positions in critical markets and a robust financial framework make Smiths strong. Our focused strategy – accelerating growth, strengthening execution, and inspiring and empowering our people – leverages our strengths and is driving innovation and unlocking potential in every aspect of our business.

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Our Purpose
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Pioneers of progress

Improving our world through smarter engineering

Our Strengths

We have a long track record of innovating across our multiple markets.

R&D investment at Smiths is consistently ahead of our competitors.

Our markets are attractive and growing.

We have leading positions in many key segments based on technology and/or service differentiation.

We are present in more than 50 countries.

Our geographical spread and end-market diversification provide stability and growth.

Our strong financial foundations support our objectives.

We have accelerating revenue growth, recurring aftermarket revenues, good margins and ROCE, and strong cash generation.

Our Priorities

Growing faster to unlock value

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Stronger execution to deliver result

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Doing even more to inspire and empower our people

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Our Commitments
Organic revenue growth
4-6% (+M&A)
EPS growth
7-10% (+M&A)
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Operating cash conversion

Smarter engineering

Smiths technology benefits millions of people every day – supporting energy networks to decarbonise; making travel safer; heating and cooling our homes; and keeping communities connected.

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Mission-critical flow control solutions

A global leader in mission-critical technologies and services that drive efficiency, safety and sustainability in energy and large-scale process industries.

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Smiths Detection

Detection and screening technologies

A global leader in threat detection and security screening technologies that protect people, assets and freedom of movement.

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Smiths Interconnect

Smarter connectivity

Advanced electronic components, sub-systems, optical and radio frequency products for reliable, high-speed and secure data transfer. 

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Fluid movement and temperature management

High-performance engineered solutions for the management of liquids and gases in a broad range of industry sectors.

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Sustainability at Smiths

Delivering our ESG goals is a fundamental part of our business strategy and contributor to our purpose.

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Achieving net zero

We have committed to net zero for Scope 1 & 2 emissions by 2040 and Scope 3 emissions by 2050 with science-based targets.

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Safety, health & wellbeing

People matter. Our commitment to our people starts with keeping us all safe and healthy inside and outside of work, as well as supporting the mental health and wellbeing of our people.

Investor highlights

H1 Results 2024

26 March 2024

Half year results for 6 months ended 31 January 2024.