Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
Geosynthetic installation involves the installation of synthetic materials as a part of civil engineering and infrastructure projects. These materials are artificially created and their lightweight and durable characteristics allow the materials to be used in a variety of functions, such as for material separation, structure reinforcement, fluid separation, fluid drainage and fluid containment. Most of these functions are used in public and private infrastructure construction and waste and water management across agriculture, mining and other related industries.
Over the past five years, the Geosynthetics Installation industry has faced a moderate level of volatility due to the global financial crisis. The industry has grown at an annualised rate of 2.9%... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Investment Chapter
Capital intensity in the industry is low. Rather, the industry is incredibly labour intensive, as the industry installs geosynthetic material on different projects that cannot be easily replicated with machinery. For every dollar spent on capital, $33.30 is spent on labour. Equipment and machinery may be used to assist with larger projects, but most non-labour expenses revolve around purchasing geosynthetic materials... purchase to read more