Philly Shipyard’s key financial figures show growth from 2014 and 2015: Philly Shipyard’s total assets amounted to around 362.4 million U.S. dollars in 2015, up from approximately 268.4 million U.S. dollars in 2014. Philly Shipyard's operating revenue also saw an increase during the same time frame, jumping from just over 240 million U.S. dollars in 2014 to approximately 286 million U.S. dollars in 2015. Lastly, that year, Philly Shipyard produced income before tax of around 32.8 million U.S. dollars; this figure stood at 18.9 million U.S. dollars in 2014.
The shipyard is majority-owned by the Norwegian group Aker, a global leader in markets such as energy resources and maritime technologies. Philly Shipyard employed approximately 580,000 people in 2015. According to its annual report, Philly Shipyard won orders to the value of around 257.2 million U.S. dollars in 2015, a similar figure to the previous year’s order intake. Philly Shipyard’s order backlog – that is, vessels that the Shipyard is required to produce that haven’t been delivered yet – has slightly declined since 2013, when the Shipyard had an order backlog of over one billion U.S. dollars. In 2015, the company’s order backlog amounted to around 963.8 million U.S. dollars.