Wood Group has combined with Amec Foster Wheeler to form a new global leader in the delivery of project, engineering and technical services to energy and industrial markets. To find out more about Wood visit our new website at www.woodplc.com

Our markets

We focus on four key markets. They all need the very biggest ideas.

Our markets

The markets we work in are truly global, and each unit has the reach to take on client challenges, wherever they are.

<div><strong></strong></div><div>We have a long and proud history of innovation in this sector, and today we stand as a market leader. We work with many of the biggest national and international oil and gas operators – helping them find, extract, store, process, refine and distribute resources wherever they are in the world.</div><div><br /></div><div>We operate right across the oil and gas industry, so you could find yourself working in the following sectors:</div><div><br /></div><div><b><a href="http://www.amecfw.com/sectors/upstream/oil-and-gas-production">Upstream</a></b></div><div>This is the exploration and production side of things, so it includes everything from offshore oil platforms and floating production facilities to subsea drilling and oil sands.</div><div><br /></div><div><strong><a href="http://www.amecfw.com/sectors/midstream/midstream-oil-and-gas">Midstream</a></strong></div><div>The focus here is on the transportation, storage and marketing of oil and gas. It’s home to projects like gas cleaning and treatment facilities, gas liquefaction plants and pipelines.&nbsp;</div><div><br /></div><div><strong><a href="http://www.amecfw.com/sectors/refining/refining">Refining</a></strong></div><div>This is where the refining, petrochemical and purification happens. We work on everything from refinery builds and upgrades to clean fuel technologies and environmental solutions. This area’s also home to our world-leading residue upgrading technology.</div><div><br /></div></div><br /></div><strong><a href="http://www.amecfw.com/sectors/chemicals/chemicals-petrochemicals">Chemicals</a></strong></div><div>Whether it's a grassroots chemicals project, an expansion, or an upgrade, our experience and capabilities encompass plants that produce feedstocks, intermediate products, and finished products.<div><div><strong>Expect to work on projects like these:</strong></div><div><ul><li><a href="/aboutus/projects/life-of-asset-services-for-the-dunlin-platform">Maintaining and enhancing a cluster of oil platforms in the North Sea</a></li><li><a href="/aboutus/projects/delivering-deepwater-gulf-of-mexico-production-to-market">Developing deepwater oil fields in the Gulf of Mexico</a></li><li><a href="/aboutus/projects/providing-solutions-for-clean-fuel-technologies_2">Designing clean ways to turn natural gas into ultra-clean diesel and specialist chemicals</a></li><li><a href="http://www.amecfw.com/aboutus/projects/developing-iraq-refining-infrastructure">Developing Iraq’s refining infrastructure.</a></li></ul></div><div><br /></div>

<div>In this market you’ll join a global team of over 4,000 people – delivering solutions to clients all around the world. For over 60 years, we’ve been meeting some of the most logistically and technically demanding mining challenges in the world. From copper and gold to uranium and phosphate, we find innovative ways to help our customers reach the resources that matter to them.</div><div><br /></div><div>We have mining centres of expertise in Australia, Canada, Chile, Peru, South Africa, UK and USA. From these, we deliver everything from process development and mine design to waste management services and socio-economic studies.</div><div><br /></div><div>Learn more about what we do in <strong><a href="/markets-and-services/markets/mining" title="Mining">Mining</a></strong></div><div><br /></div><div><strong>Expect to work on projects like these:</strong></div><div><ul><li><span class="Apple-tab-span" style="white-space:pre"></span><a href="http://www.amecfw.com/aboutus/projects/delivering-an-epcm-contract-for-one-of-the-largest-greenfield-uranium-projects-in-the-world-husab">Project managing the construction of one of the world’s largest greenfield uranium projects, in Namibia</a></li><li><a href="http://www.amecfw.com/aboutus/projects/breakthrough-in-chile-success-in-south-america">Optimising water recovery in a huge copper mine in Chile</a></li><li><a href="http://www.amecfw.com/aboutus/projects/overcoming-logistical-challenges-at-ontarios-first-diamond-mine">Battling the elements to create Ontario’s first diamond mine</a></li><li><a href="http://www.amecfw.com/aboutus/projects/no-one-ever-said-it-would-be-easy-but-they-said-it-would-be-worth-it">Searching for cobalt in the South Pacific.</a></li></ul></div><p><br /></p>

<div>In this market, we do work that affects and protects the world around all of us. Our customers cover almost every market you can think of - from governments, armed forces and pharmaceutical giants to food producers, airports and financial institutions. Their diversity is reflected in the variety of services that we provide for them.</div><div><br /></div><div>This is a highly scientific area, in which you could work in any of the following sectors:</div><div><br /></div><div><strong><a href="/sectors/water/water" title="Water">Water</a></strong></div><div>From source to ocean, we provide engineering and environmental services throughout the water cycle. Our team here numbers 1,200, and features specialists in areas such as municipal, industrial, natural resources, energy and environmental.</div><div><br /></div><div><strong><a href="/sectors/transportation/transportation" title="Transportation &amp; Infrastructure">Transportation &amp; Infrastructure</a></strong></div><div>This team enables transport systems to meet the challenge of ageing infrastructure, population growth and increased freight volumes. From design to rehabilitation, projects here enhance safety and respect the environment.</div><div><br /></div><div><strong><a href="/sectors/government-services/government-services" title="Government">Government</a>&nbsp;</strong></div><div>As our 25-year relationship with the US Federal Government proves, our reputation in this sector is excellent. Customers trust us to provide environmental, engineering and design services wherever they are in the world.</div><div><br /></div><div><strong><a href="/sectors/industrial-pharmaceutical/industrial-pharmaceutical" title="Industrial / Pharmaceutical">Industrial / Pharmaceutical</a></strong></div><div>We are a leading designer and constructor of facilities that manufacture products essential for better health worldwide. We have an impressive track record of delivering facilities for everything from research and development to manufacture and distribution.</div><div><br /></div><div><strong>Expect to work on projects like these:</strong></div><div><ul><li><a href="/aboutus/projects/helping-to-secure-future-water-supplies-in-wales">Helping to secure future water supplies in Wales</a></li><li><a href="/aboutus/projects/building-a-critical-trade-gateway-between-canada-and-the-us">Building a critical trade gateway between Canada and the US</a></li><li>Carrying out a groundwater clean up on a military base</li><li><a href="/aboutus/projects/brewing-up-a-new-beer-processing-facility">Brewing up a new beer processing facility in Australia.</a></li></ul></div>

<p class="MsoNormal" style=""><span style="font-size: 11pt;"></span></p><div><span style="font-size: 11pt;">This is currently our fastest-growing business. It’s also one of our most scientific. We take on complicated projects in areas such as wind, solar, biomass and biofuels. We also support all aspects of the nuclear energy industry. It’s a market where our innovation is every bit as important as our experience.</span></div><div><br /></div><div><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><strong><a href="/sectors/renewables/renewables" title="Renewables / Bioprocess">Renewables / Bioprocess</a></strong></span></div><div><span style="font-size: 11pt;">Renewable energy projects span almost every industry, and so does our team. We provide expertise in the planning, design and construction of projects across every form of renewable energy. Our bioprocess capability also takes us into the heart of complex biotechnology production plants.</span></div><div><br /></div><div><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><strong><a href="/sectors/nuclear-sector/nuclear-sector" title="Nuclear">Nuclear</a></strong></span></div><div><span style="font-size: 11pt;">From environmental studies and reactor design to clean up and decommissioning, we provide services across the entire life cycle of nuclear energy assets. Our team sets the industry standard for safety as well as innovation.</span></div><div><br /></div><div><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><strong><a href="/sectors/power/power" title="Conventional Power">Conventional Power</a></strong></span></div><div><span style="font-size: 11pt;">Working worldwide, this team uses innovative, and often-groundbreaking, technology to deliver safe, effective and complex projects across all kinds of thermal power plants. These include district heating plants, waste-to-energy plants and industrial facilities, so variety of work is guaranteed.</span></div><div><br /></div><div><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><strong><a href="/sectors/transmission/transmission" title="Transmission &amp; Distribution">Transmission &amp; Distribution</a></strong></span></div><div><span style="font-size: 11pt;">Whether it’s traditional power and gas networks or the latest carbon capture and storage technologies, we support the infrastructure that gets power from plants to people. Safety and sustainability are at the heart of every project here.</span></div><div><br /></div><div><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><strong>Expect to work on projects like these:</strong></span></div><div><ul><li><span style="font-size: 11pt;"></span><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><a href="/aboutus/projects/sustainable-engineering-in-practice-worlds-first-deepwater-wind-farm">Designing and managing the building of the world’s first deepwater wind farm</a></span></li><li><span style="font-size: 11pt;"></span><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><a href="/aboutus/projects/providing-nuclear-propulsion-safety-and-technical-advice-to-mod">Providing nuclear propulsion safety and technical advice to the Ministry of Defence</a></span></li><li><span style="font-size: 11pt;"><a href="/aboutus/projects/naama-power-plant">Meeting new energy demands for the government of Algeria.</a></span><br /><br style="" /></li></ul></div>

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