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John Wood Group is a global engineering and consulting company. It is engaged in the delivery of project, engineering, and technical services in energy, industry, and the built environment. The company provides a variety of solutions throughout the asset life cycle, from concept to decommissioning across a range of industrial markets, including the upstream, midstream, and downstream oil and gas; power and process; environment and infrastructure; clean energy; mining; nuclear and general industrial sectors.
TypePublic
Founded1912
HQAberdeen, GB
Websitewoodplc.com
Employee Ratings3.6
Overall CultureC-

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Employees (est.) (Dec 2020)39,000(-29%)
Job Openings1,659
Revenue (FY, 2020)$7.6 B(-23%)
Share Price (Sept 2021)£2.2(-3%)
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

Key People/Management at Wood

Robin Watson

Robin Watson

Chief Executive & Director
Dave Stewart

Dave Stewart

Chief Operating Officer
Andy McLean

Andy McLean

President Tax and Treasury
Stephanie Cox

Stephanie Cox

Executive President, Operations
Joe Sczurko

Joe Sczurko

Executive President, Consulting
David Kemp

David Kemp

CFO
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Wood Office Locations

Wood has offices in Aberdeen, Bedford, Belfast, Bellshill and in 296 other locations
Aberdeen, GB (HQ)
15 Justice Mill Lane
Aberdeen, GB
Braemar House, 267 Union St
Aberdeen, GB
Sir Ian Wood House, Altens Industrial Estate, Hareness Rd
Bedford, GB
50 Murdock Rd, Manton Industrial Estate
Belfast, GB
Queens Rd
Bellshill, GB
Duart House, Finch Way
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Wood Financials and Metrics

Wood Revenue

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Wood's revenue was reported to be $7.56 b in FY, 2020 which is a 23.5% decrease from the previous period.
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Revenue (H1, 2021)

3.2b

Gross profit (H1, 2021)

366.6m

Gross profit margin (H1, 2021), %

11.6%

Net income (H1, 2021)

(11.4m)

EBIT (H1, 2021)

68.2m

Market capitalization (15-Sept-2021)

1.7b

Closing stock price (15-Sept-2021)

2.2

Cash (30-Jun-2021)

461.3m

EV

3.5b
Wood's current market capitalization is £1.7 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Revenue

10.0b9.9b7.6b

Revenue growth, %

86%(1%)(24%)

Cost of goods sold

8.8b8.8b6.8b

Gross profit

1.2b1.1b727.7m
Half Year
USDH1, 2019H1, 2020H1, 2021

Revenue

4.8b4.1b3.2b

Cost of goods sold

4.2b3.6b2.8b

Gross profit

554.8m437.4m366.6m

Gross profit Margin, %

12%11%12%
Annual
USDFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Cash

1.4b1.8b585.0m

Accounts Receivable

1.3b943.5m646.9m

Inventories

13.7m14.5m11.9m

Current Assets

4.0b4.7b2.4b
Half Year
USDH1, 2019H1, 2020H1, 2021

Cash

1.2b661.9m461.3m

Inventories

12.2m20.8m13.6m

Current Assets

4.2b2.9b2.3b

PP&E

173.0m136.5m115.5m
Annual
GBPFY, 2018FY, 2019FY, 2020

Depreciation and Amortization

298.6m288.9m264.4m

Inventories

100.0k(2.8m)900.0k

Accounts Payable

173.6m(19.1m)(627.1m)

Cash From Operating Activities

541.8m661.9m303.0m
Half Year
USDH1, 2019H1, 2020H1, 2021

Depreciation and Amortization

152.3m131.0m111.9m

Inventories

500.0k(9.0m)(1.6m)

Accounts Payable

252.8m(229.8m)(179.9m)

Cash From Operating Activities

55.1m59.5m(119.8m)
USDFY, 2018

Revenue/Employee

166.9k

Debt/Equity

0.6 x

Debt/Assets

0.2 x

Financial Leverage

2.5 x
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Wood Operating Metrics

H1, 2018FY, 2018H1, 2019FY, 2019H1, 2020FY, 2020H1, 2021

Order Book

$10.61 b$10.26 b$9.19 b$7.9 b$7.05 b$6.52 b$7.69 b

Order Book (Asset Solutions Americas)

$3 b$3.02 b$2.6 m$2.47 b$1.98 b$1.45 b

Order Book (Asset Solutions EAAA)

$4.91 b$4.93 b$4.2 b$3.71 b$3.45 b$3.05 b

Order Book (Specialist Technical Solutions)

$1.29 b$1.02 b$1.13 b$1.64 b$1.52 b$1.91 b
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Wood Acquisitions / Subsidiaries

Company NameDateDeal Size
CEC ControlsMarch 24, 2017$44 m
Amec Foster WheelerMarch 13, 2017$2.7 b
Enterprise Engineering ServicesJune 17, 2016
IngeniousApril 08, 2016
SVT Engineering ConsultantsApril 05, 2016
KelchnerDecember 21, 2015
The Infinity GroupDecember 16, 2015
The Automated Technology Group LtdSeptember 22, 2015
Beta Machinery AnalysisJuly 01, 2015
Agility ProjectsSeptember 01, 2014
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Wood Revenue Breakdown

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Wood revenue breakdown by business segment: 32.6% from Asset Solutions EAAA, 27.3% from Technical Consulting Solutions, 38.4% from Asset Solutions Americas and 1.8% from Other

Wood revenue breakdown by geographic segment: 7.1% from Canada, 47.4% from United States of America, 9.4% from United Kingdom, 25.7% from Rest of the World and 10.3% from Other

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Wood Cybersecurity Score

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C

77/100

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Wood Online and Social Media Presence

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Wood Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    C-

    63/100

  • CEO Rating

    F

    50/100

  • Compensation

    C

    64/100

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Wood News and Updates

We are proud to announce that Robin Watson CBE, Chief Executive at Wood, is appointed as Non Exec Director to the Board of The Institute of Directors

Previously Robin has won four IoD Director awards, including UK Director of the Year 2019. The Institute of Directors is a British professional organisation for company directors, senior business leaders and entrepreneurs. It is the UK’s longest running organisation for professional leaders, founded…

Oil and gas services firm Wood clinches £430m UK green transition loan

Scottish firm snaps up £430m loan from export credit agency UKEF to boost its clean growth portfolio and reduce its emissions

Wood sees growth in CCUS linked to decarbonisation imperative

Wood has strengthened its position across the Carbon Capture Utilisation and Storage (CCUS) value chain through a series of new wins in the first half of 2021

Wood to advance green energy solutions for US National Park Service

Wood is leading efforts to determine if the United States National Park Service (NPS) can reduce its energy costs and carbon footprint by switching to solar-powered microgrid solutions at four remote locations within the rugged, high desert terrain of the Glen Canyon National Recreation Area in Ariz…

Wood captures growth linked to thriving hydrogen market

Wood has secured over 30 separate hydrogen awards in the first half of 2021 and anticipates continued growth in this space, with circa $600m worth of potential hydrogen projects coming to market in the medium term

Wood drives growth in Iraq with specialist engineering award

Wood, the global consulting and engineering company, has been awarded a five-year contract to deliver specialist engineering solutions at a major oilfield in Iraq
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Wood Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was Wood founded?

    Wood was founded in 1912.

  • Who are Wood key executives?

    Wood's key executives are Robin Watson, Dave Stewart and Andy McLean.

  • How many employees does Wood have?

    Wood has 39,000 employees.

  • What is Wood revenue?

    Latest Wood annual revenue is $7.6 b.

  • What is Wood revenue per employee?

    Latest Wood revenue per employee is $194 k.

  • Who are Wood competitors?

    Competitors of Wood include Tripatra, Linde and Tata.

  • Where is Wood headquarters?

    Wood headquarters is located at 15 Justice Mill Lane, Aberdeen.

  • Where are Wood offices?

    Wood has offices in Aberdeen, Bedford, Belfast, Bellshill and in 296 other locations.

  • How many offices does Wood have?

    Wood has 344 offices.