John Wood Group Mergers and Acquisitions Summary

Energy Services And EquipmentCompany

John Wood Group has acquired 18 companies, including 2 in the last 5 years. A total of 2 acquisitions came from private equity firms. It has also divested 3 assets.

John Wood Group’s largest acquisition to date was in 2011, when it acquired Production Services Network Emirates for $955M. It’s largest disclosed sale occurred in 2011, when it sold Well Support Division - John Wood Group to GE Oil & Gas for $2.8B. John Wood Group has acquired in 6 different US states, and 6 countries. The Company’s most targeted sectors include construction (45%) and engineering (17%).

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M&A Summary

  • M&A Total Activity21
    • M&A Buy Activity18
    • M&A Sell Activity3
  • Total Sectors Invested 7
  • Total Countries Invested 6
  • M&A Buy/Sell Connections 6
  • M&A Advisors 2

John Wood Group

John Wood Group PLC

15 Justice Mill Lane,
Aberdeen, AB11 6EQ
United Kingdom,
+44 1224 851000
www.woodplc.com

John Wood Group is a provider of engineering, production support, maintenance management and industrial gas turbine overhaul & repair services to the oil & gas and power generation industries worldwide. Our services are all-encompassing, supporting the full lifecycle of oil & gas and power generation facilities. John Wood Group was founded in 1912 and is based in Aberdeen, the United Kingdom.


M&A Summary

Buy vs Sell

Year ≤ '17 '18 '19 '20 '21 '22 T
Buy (0.0/yr) # 18 - - - - - 18
vol $1.2B $1.2B
Sell (0.4/yr) # 1 - 1 1 - - 3
vol $2.8B $385M $3.2B
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Most Recent M&A

Company Date Value Type
John Wood Group PLC - Industrial Services Business 2020-02-05 - Divestiture
, United Kingdom
John Wood Group PLC - Nuclear Business 2019-08-20 385M GBP Divestiture
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Amec Foster Wheeler plc 2017-10-09 - Add-on Acquisition
London, United Kingdom · www.amec.com
CEC Controls Co. Inc. 2017-05-24 44M USD Add-on Acquisition
Warren, Michigan · www.ceccontrols.com
Ingenious, Inc. 2016-04-08 - Add-on Acquisition
Houston, Texas · www.ingeniousinc.com
SVT Engineering Consultants (SVT) 2016-04-05 - Add-on Acquisition
West Leederville, Australia · www.svt.com.au
Kelchner, Inc. 2015-12-21 - Add-on Acquisition
Springboro, Ohio · www.kelchner.com
The Infinity Group 2015-12-16 - Add-on Acquisition
Clute, Texas · www.inf-grp.com
Automated Technology Group (ATG) 2015-09-22 - Add-on Acquisition
Bedford, United Kingdom · www.atg.gb.com
BETA Machinery Analysis Ltd. 2015-06-30 14M USD Add-on Acquisition
Calgary, Alberta · www.betamachinery.com
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M&A by Sector

Sector Buy # Value Sell # Value
Construction 8 (44%) 211M (17%) 1 (33%) -
Energy Services and Equipment 2 (11%) 955M (78%) 2 (67%) 3.2B (100%)
Engineering 3 (17%) 14M (1%) - -
Software 2 (11%) - - -
Business Services 1 (6%) - - -
Electrical Equipment 1 (6%) - - -
Machinery 1 (6%) 44M (4%) - -
Total 18 $1.2B 3 $3.2B

By Geo

State/Country Buy Value Sell Value
United States 9 80M - -
  Texas 4 - - -
  Wyoming 1 - - -
  Oregon 1 36M - -
  Ohio 1 - - -
  Montana 1 - - -
  Michigan 1 44M - -
United Kingdom 4 - 3 3.2B
Canada 2 25M - -
  Alberta 2 25M - -
Australia 1 - - -
Norway 1 164M - -
United Arab Emirates 1 955M - -
Domestic 4 (22%) - 3 (100%) 3.2B (100%)
Cross-border 14 (78%) 1.2B (100%) - -
Total 18 $1.2B 3 $3.2B

Top M&A Advisors

Financial Deals
PwC Corporate Finance LLC
1
Legal Deals
Slaughter and May
1

Deal Values

buy # Total
$100M to $1B 2 $1.1B
< $100M 4 $106M
TOTAL $1.2B
Largest Production Services Network Emirates LLC
$955M (2011-04-20)
sell # Total
> $1B 1 $2.8B
$100M to $1B 1 $385M
TOTAL $3.2B
Largest Well Support Division - John Wood Group PLC
$2.8B (2011-02-14)

M&A Connections

Deals
Acquired from
Investor(s)
11%
2 (11%)
Strategic(s)
6%
1 (6%)
Divested to
Strategic(s)
100%
3 (100%)

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