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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 CultureD+

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Employees (est.) (May 2021)39,300(-9%)
Job Openings1,140
Revenue (FY, 2019)$9.9 B(-1%)
Share Price (May 2021)£2.7(-2%)
Cybersecurity ratingCMore

Key People/Management at Wood

Robin Watson

Robin Watson

Chief Executive & Director
Dave Stewart

Dave Stewart

CEO of Asset Solutions, EAAA
Stephanie Cox

Stephanie Cox

CEO of Asset Solutions, Americas
Joe Sczurko

Joe Sczurko

CEO of Technical Consulting Solutions
David Kemp

David Kemp

CFO
Sue MacDonald

Sue MacDonald

Executive President of People & Organisation (P&O)
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Wood Office Locations

Wood has offices in Aberdeen, Bedford, Belfast, Bridge of Don and in 256 other locations
Aberdeen, GB (HQ)
Justice Mill Ln
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
Bridge of Don, GB
Barratt Trading Estate, Denmore Rd
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Wood Financials and Metrics

Wood Revenue

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Wood's revenue was reported to be $9.89 b in FY, 2019 which is a 1.2% decrease from the previous period.
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Revenue (H1, 2020)

4.1b

Gross profit (H1, 2020)

437.4m

Gross profit margin (H1, 2020), %

10.7%

Net income (H1, 2020)

(10.5m)

EBIT (H1, 2020)

65.6m

Market capitalization (7-May-2021)

1.9b

Closing stock price (7-May-2021)

2.7

Cash (30-Jun-2020)

661.9m

EV

3.6b
Wood's current market capitalization is £1.9 b.
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Revenue

5.4b10.0b9.9b

Revenue growth, %

31%86%(1%)

Cost of goods sold

4.7b8.8b8.8b

Gross profit

680.0m1.2b1.1b
Half Year
USDH1, 2018H1, 2019H1, 2020

Revenue

4.9b4.8b4.1b

Cost of goods sold

4.4b4.2b3.6b

Gross profit

546.9m554.8m437.4m

Gross profit Margin, %

11%12%11%
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash

1.2b1.4b1.8b

Accounts Receivable

1.7b1.3b943.5m

Inventories

14.2m13.7m14.5m

Current Assets

4.0b4.0b4.7b
Half Year
USDH1, 2018H1, 2019H1, 2020

Cash

1.7b1.2b661.9m

Inventories

11.7m12.2m20.8m

Current Assets

4.7b4.2b2.9b

PP&E

222.1m173.0m136.5m
Annual
USDFY, 2017FY, 2018FY, 2019

Cash From Operating Activities

150.4m541.8m661.9m

Purchases of PP&E

(22.1m)(34.2m)(52.0m)

Cash From Investing Activities

564.7m(42.3m)(44.9m)

Long-term Borrowings

(1.8b)(407.8m)(513.8m)
Half Year
USDH1, 2018H1, 2019H1, 2020

Cash From Operating Activities

313.1m55.1m59.5m

Purchases of PP&E

(19.8m)(14.0m)(7.0m)

Cash From Investing Activities

(61.2m)(7.8m)322.1m

Short-term Borrowings

(92.1m)(1.4b)
USDFY, 2017

EV/EBIT

118.2 x

EV/CFO

28.6 x

Revenue/Employee

195.6k

Debt/Equity

0.6 x

Debt/Assets

0.2 x

Financial Leverage

2.4 x

P/E Ratio

(1.0)
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Wood Operating Metrics

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

Order Book

$10.61 b$10.26 b$9.19 b$7.9 b$7.05 b

Order Book (Asset Solutions Americas)

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

Order Book (Asset Solutions EAAA)

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

Order Book (Specialist Technical Solutions)

$1.29 b$1.02 b$1.13 b$1.64 b$1.52 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 Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

C

72/100

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Wood Environment, Social & Governance (ESG) Ratings

CSRHub ESG ratingPremium dataset

50-59

out of 100

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Wood Online and Social Media Presence

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Wood Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    D+

    60/100

  • CEO Rating

    F

    35/100

  • Compensation

    B-

    67/100

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Wood News and Updates

Wood appoints Global Director of Decarbonisation and New Energies

Wood has appointed Dan Carter as Global Director of Decarbonisation and New Energies, to further strengthen the company’s commitment and leadership in accelerating the global transition to a net-zero future. As more countries and industries set ambitious decarbonisation targets, there is a growin…

Wood and The Resilience Shift create strategic partnership to showcase resilience

Wood has entered a strategic partnership with leading global resilient infrastructure organisation, The Resilience Shift. The multi-year agreement will focus on the importance of resilience alongside both firms’ work to lead industry transformation and inspire greater action on sustainable and resil…

Wood and NEL Hydrogen enter into global framework agreement

Wood, the global consulting and engineering company, has entered into a new, three-year engineering framework agreement with Norway-based NEL Hydrogen, aligning with the company’s ambition to unlock sustainable solutions to global energy challenges.

Wood extends long-standing relationship with TAQA in UK North Sea

Wood, the global consulting and engineering company, will build upon its 12-year relationship with TAQA following the award of a new contract to provide integrated facility services across the company’s North Sea assets. With the award of a five-year Integrated Facilities Services agreement, Wood…

Wood appointed owner’s engineer on Europe’s largest single-site onshore wind farm

Wood has been appointed by Luxcara GmbH as owner’s engineer on its Önusberget wind farm development, located in Sweden’s Norrbotten County, near the town of Piteå.

Wood strengthens sustainability commitments

Wood today announces its pledge to advance global sustainable development by committing to a decade of action through wide-ranging new goals that will help to improve lives, reduce impact on the planet and sustain growth.
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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 Stephanie Cox.

  • How many employees does Wood have?

    Wood has 39,300 employees.

  • What is Wood revenue?

    Latest Wood annual revenue is $9.9 b.

  • What is Wood revenue per employee?

    Latest Wood revenue per employee is $251.7 k.

  • Who are Wood competitors?

    Competitors of Wood include Tripatra, Linde and Tata.

  • Where is Wood headquarters?

    Wood headquarters is located at Justice Mill Ln, Aberdeen.

  • Where are Wood offices?

    Wood has offices in Aberdeen, Bedford, Belfast, Bridge of Don and in 256 other locations.

  • How many offices does Wood have?

    Wood has 306 offices.