Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The Infrastructure Maintenance Services industry aims to prolong the life of infrastructure assets. As most infrastructure is built to be long lasting, the industry has low volatility and tends to grow steadily. Industry growth is derived from the number of infrastructure projects in Australia, which are generally constructed in line with the country’s economic development.
Over the past five years, industry firms have taken advantage of the unprecedented investment into infrastructure construction, particularly in the mining and energy sectors. The Mining division has been building new infrastructure in response to high demand for resources from developing countries, while the energy sector has invested in renewable energy infrastructure partly funded by government incentives... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Analysis Chapter
Australia needs new infrastructure to meet its transportation, communications, resources and utilities needs. The ongoing addition of newly constructed projects to the total infrastructure stock over the long term ensures fairly steady growth for the Infrastructure Maintenance Services industry.
Over the past five years, the industry has prospered as investment into infrastructure soared to record levels. The subsequent maintenance demand has remained solid despite the recent scaling back of investment on project completion. The strong demand for resources in the late 2000s fuelled unprecedented growth of investment into mining and energy infrastructure... purchase to read more