Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The Fibre Optic Cable Installation industry continues to be one of the fastest growing industries in the Australian economy. Growth has been driven principally by the commitment of successive federal governments to invest into building telecommunications technology for the coming decade through the National Broadband Network (NBN). The objective of the NBN is to provide all Australian households, businesses and government agencies with a technologically advanced communications platform through which to access internet-based entertainment and data transfer. Through the creation of NBN Co, the Federal Government single-handedly created a boom in the industry.
Over the five years through 2014-15, industry revenue is forecast to record accelerated growth of an annualised... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Analysis Chapter
The explosive performance of the Fibre Optic Cable Installation industry over the past five years has been wholly driven by the Federal Government's funding of the rollout of the NBN. This project is spearheaded by the government-owned NBN Co, and aims to supply internet via optic fibre cables supported by a mix of satellite and wireless technologies.
The 2013 Federal Election and the subsequent change of government have focused public attention on the scale, funding commitment and overall objectives of the NBN project... purchase to read more