All Amec Foster Wheeler articles

  • Article

    DOJ Fraud Section 2021 review: FCPA resolutions down


    The Department of Justice entered into eight corporate resolutions in all of 2021, a decrease from 13 the previous year, according to the Fraud Section’s annual report. Three resolutions included violations of the Foreign Corrupt Practices Act.

  • John Wood Group

    Compliance lessons from Wood Group’s $177M global bribery settlement


    John Wood Group reached a $177 million settlement with authorities in the United States, the United Kingdom, and Brazil, concluding legacy bribery and corruption investigations into Amec Foster Wheeler companies.

  • Offshore engineering

    John Wood Group earmarks $197M for global bribery settlement


    Scotland-based multienergy services company John Wood Group is in “advanced stage” settlement talks with authorities in the United States, the United Kingdom, and Brazil regarding legacy bribery and corruption investigations.

  • Money laundering

    John Wood Group reserves $46M to resolve bribery investigations


    John Wood Group said in a regulatory filing it has reserved $46 million in a potential settlement with authorities in the United States, Brazil, and Scotland related to a bribery investigation concerning ties to Monaco-based oil services firm Unaoil.

  • Blog

    SFO investigating Amec Foster Wheeler


    The U.K. Serious Fraud Office confirmed that it has opened an investigation into the activities of London-based Amec Foster Wheeler for allegations of bribery, joining U.S. authorities in their bribery investigations into the energy services company.