Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The Factory and Industrial Building Construction industry is responsible for the construction of a wide variety of buildings, ranging in construction complexity from simple tilt-wall warehouse space to sophisticated purpose-built laboratories that deliver high-security and humidity-controlled environments.
Industry revenue is projected to increase by 3.6% over 2013-14 to $5.8 billion. Investors are currently attracted to the industrial property market because of the relatively high yields on investment and signs of stronger general economic growth. The industry is rebuilding from the collapse in demand conditions that accompanied the global financial crisis in the late 2000s. Over the five years through 2013-14, industry revenue is projected to contract at an annualised... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter
The industry provides contract building services to industrial property developers, acting mainly as a prime contractor (overseeing the complete construction of a building through to lockup stage) or as a joint venture-developer (often with equity involvement in the project). Some industry participants also act as subcontractors, working on a discrete stage of construction.
Firms operating as prime contractors on new industrial building projects generate the bulk of industry revenue and are increasingly involved in the design and construction phases of the project... purchase to read more