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BWX Technologies is a specialty manufacturer of nuclear components. Its core businesses focus on the design, engineering, and manufacture of precision naval nuclear components, reactors, and nuclear fuel for the government. The company also provides special nuclear materials processing, environmental site restoration services, and a variety of products and services to customers in the nuclear power industry, as well as critical medical radioisotopes and radiopharmaceuticals.

TypePublic
Founded1867
HQLynchburg, VA, US
Websitebwxt.com
Employee Ratings3.7
Overall CultureC

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2019)6,450(+4%)
Job Openings241
Revenue (FY, 2020)$2.1 B(+13%)
Share Price (Nov 2021)$53.2(+3%)
Cybersecurity ratingAMore
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Key People/Management at BWX Technologies

Rex D. Geveden

Rex D. Geveden

President and Chief Executive Officer
David S. Black

David S. Black

Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer
Kenneth R. Camplin

Kenneth R. Camplin

President Nuclear Services Group
Joel W. Duling

Joel W. Duling

President, Nuclear Operations Group
Jason S. Kerr

Jason S. Kerr

Vice President, Chief Accounting Officer
Suzy C. Sterner

Suzy C. Sterner

Senior Vice President, Government Relations & Communications Bwx Technologies, Inc.
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BWX Technologies Office Locations

BWX Technologies has offices in Lynchburg, Aiken, Barberton, Charlotte and in 12 other locations
Lynchburg, VA, US (HQ)
800 Main St
Aiken, SC, US
236 Richland Ave W
Barberton, OH, US
91 Stirling Ave
Charlotte, NC, US
11525 N Community House Rd #100
Euclid, OH, US
24703 Euclid Ave
Forest, VA, US
107 Vista Centre Dr
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BWX Technologies Financials and Metrics

BWX Technologies Revenue

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BWX Technologies's revenue was reported to be $2.12 b in FY, 2020
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Revenue (FY, 2020)

2.1b

Gross profit (FY, 2020)

575.4m

Gross profit margin (FY, 2020), %

27.1%

Net income (FY, 2020)

279.2m

EBIT (FY, 2020)

358.6m

Market capitalization (12-Nov-2021)

4.8b

Closing stock price (12-Nov-2021)

53.2

Cash (31-Dec-2020)

42.6m

EV

5.6b
BWX Technologies's current market capitalization is $4.8 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

1.7b1.8b1.9b2.1b

Revenue growth, %

9%7%5%

Cost of goods sold

1.2b1.3b1.4b1.5b

Gross profit

516.9m504.0m533.9m575.4m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Revenue

457.5m438.9m425.5m416.5m471.2m506.0m542.2m504.5m519.9m

Cost of goods sold

327.4m318.2m326.3m303.6m338.0m357.7m392.4m367.5m373.8m

Gross profit

130.1m120.7m99.2m112.8m133.2m148.3m149.8m137.0m146.1m

Gross profit Margin, %

28%28%23%27%28%29%28%27%28%
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

203.4m29.9m86.5m42.6m

Accounts Receivable

189.2m129.5m56.7m153.4m

Current Assets

873.1m542.4m629.8m773.6m

PP&E

348.6m439.2m580.2m816.5m
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Net Income

148.4m227.3m244.7m279.2m

Depreciation and Amortization

56.6m60.1m61.7m60.7m

Accounts Payable

(7.5m)1.9m44.6m(1.2m)

Cash From Operating Activities

222.2m169.3m279.4m196.4m
Quarterly
USDQ1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Net Income

66.4m127.1m205.2m49.1m108.1m183.1m75.6m140.0m213.2m

Depreciation and Amortization

14.1m28.4m43.7m15.1m30.8m46.0m15.6m30.6m45.5m

Accounts Payable

10.5m(3.8m)2.1m1.6m11.2m18.1m(21.2m)(6.6m)9.6m

Cash From Operating Activities

(18.6m)17.3m(8.4m)(17.7m)47.1m91.0m(6.4m)155.6m148.1m
USDFY, 2017

Revenue/Employee

276.7k

Debt/Equity

1.8 x

Debt/Assets

0.3 x

Financial Leverage

6 x
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BWX Technologies Operating Metrics

BWX Technologies's Backlog was reported to be $4.4b in Q3, 2020.
FY, 2017Q1, 2018Q2, 2018Q3, 2018FY, 2018Q1, 2019Q2, 2019Q3, 2019FY, 2019Q1, 2020Q2, 2020Q3, 2020

Backlog

$3.97 b$3.58 b$3.61 b$3.83 b$3.48 b$4.82 b$4.51 b$4.22 b$5.29 b$5.11 b$4.73 b$4.37 b

Backlog (Nuclear Operations)

$3.31 b$550 m$2.69 b$2.94 b$2.64 b$4.01 b$3.71 b$3.45 b$4.52 b$4.28 b$3.91 b$3.61 b

Backlog (Nuclear Power)

$637 m$550 m$883 m$868 m$804 m$769 m$751 m$729 m$730 m$778 m$771 m$726 m

Manufacturing Sites

1112
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BWX Technologies Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
Nordion - Medical IsotopeApril 17, 2018
GE Hitachi Nuclear EnergyDecember 19, 2016
MEGTEC SystemsMay 13, 2014$155 m
BWXT Advanced Technologies LLC
BWXT Canada Ltd.
BWXT Government Group, Inc.
BWXT Investment Company
BWXT ITG Canada, Inc.
BWXT Modular Reactors, LLC
BWXT mPower, Inc.
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BWX Technologies Revenue Breakdown

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BWX Technologies revenue breakdown by business segment: 74.7% from Nuclear Operaring, 6.9% from Nuclear Services and 18.4% from Nuclear Power

BWX Technologies revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 83.0% from United States, 15.2% from Canada and 1.8% from Other

BWX Technologies Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

91/100

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BWX Technologies Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

50-59

out of 100

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BWX Technologies Online and Social Media Presence

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BWX Technologies Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    C

    65/100

  • CEO Rating

    A+

    78/100

  • Compensation

    C

    64/100

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BWX Technologies Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was BWX Technologies founded?

    BWX Technologies was founded in 1867.

  • Who are BWX Technologies key executives?

    BWX Technologies's key executives are Rex D. Geveden, David S. Black and Kenneth R. Camplin.

  • How many employees does BWX Technologies have?

    BWX Technologies has 6,450 employees.

  • What is BWX Technologies revenue?

    Latest BWX Technologies annual revenue is $2.1 b.

  • What is BWX Technologies revenue per employee?

    Latest BWX Technologies revenue per employee is $329.2 k.

  • Who are BWX Technologies competitors?

    Competitors of BWX Technologies include Honeywell, Lockheed Martin and Fluor.

  • Where is BWX Technologies headquarters?

    BWX Technologies headquarters is located at 800 Main St, Lynchburg.

  • Where are BWX Technologies offices?

    BWX Technologies has offices in Lynchburg, Aiken, Barberton, Charlotte and in 12 other locations.

  • How many offices does BWX Technologies have?

    BWX Technologies has 19 offices.