Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The Scaffolding Services industry has faced volatile conditions since the late 2000s, reflecting widely divergent construction market trends. However, the loss of work in the lucrative commercial building markets of the major cities (and particularly high-rise office developments), was partly offset by the accelerated growth of demand in the infrastructure market and solid growth in apartment projects.
The winding back of investment into the mineral and energy infrastructure market is projected to result in industry revenue contracting by 2.0% during the current year to total $850 million, representing growth by an annualised 0.6% over the five years through 2012-13... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Key Buyers Chapter
The Scaffolding Services industry exhibits a low level of concentration, with the top four players accounting for less than 20% of annual industry revenue.
The industry has a fragmented structure, comprising many small scale businesses (employing fewer than five people) which operate in relatively narrow geographic or service markets. The few relatively few large-scale multi-establishment enterprises have the capacity to operate in all markets but most have focused activity on the mining and infrastructure markets in recent years. These large-scale contractors typically maintain a scaffolding erection services as part of the business of supplying scaffolding systems for sale or lease... purchase to read more