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John Wood Group PLC

WG.L: Share Price & Live Data

421.60 GBP
-0.10 (-0.02%)
Price open 417.20
Previous close 421.70
Market cap 2.89B
Volume 2.07M
Day high 426.40
Day low 413.90
Year high 598.60
Year low 314.00

About John Wood Group PLC

William Wood founded Wood & Davidson as a fishing and fish processing company in 1912. In 1964, Sir Ian Wood joined his father in the business and changed the name to John Wood & Son. The company expanded its operations into general marine engineering. Later, the company branched its operations into oil fields and heavy construction. In 2017, the company merged with Amec Foster Wheeler, a major rival to form the John Wood Group Plc.

William Wood operates through subsidiaries and provides services ranging from technical and engineering to clients in built environment, energy, and general industry. John Wood consolidates its operations between two major subsidiaries, namely Wood Group Engineering and Wood Group PSN. Through the subsidiaries, the company provides conceptual studies for projects, construction management, and production services for a range of industrial sectors. The company has its headquarters in Aberdeen, Scotland.

Latest John Wood Group PLC News

Wood Group share price slips as H1 profit disappoints

Company hikes dividend & maintains full-year outlook

UPDATE: John Wood Lifts 2014 Dividend Amid Earnings And Revenue Gain

Shares in John Wood Group PLC rose on Tuesday after it increased its dividend for the full year and said it intends to increase the dividend further from 2015 onwards

John Wood share price: Group Unit Wins Subsea Contract For Peterhead Project

A subsidiary of John Wood Group PLC (LON:WG) on Thursday said it has won a contract to handle the subsea and pipeline element of the Peterhead Carbon Capture and Storage project in Aberdeenshire, Scotland.

Wood Group share price tumbles on profit warning

Weakness in Canada weighs on the company’s engineering unit

Overview

Name
John Wood Group PLC
Exchange
London Stock Exchange
Sector
Energy
Industry
Oil & Gas Integrated
Country
United Kingdom
Full time employees
56,800

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