Heavy Industry and Other Non-Building Construction in Australia - Market Research Report

Heavy Industry and Other Non-Building Construction industry trends (2014-2019)

poll Average industry growth 2014–2019: 2.0%

Firms in the Heavy Industry and Other Non-Building Construction industry provide skilled engineering construction and project management services on a diverse range of infrastructure projects for public and private sector clients. Industry activity surged to a peak in 2013-14, fuelled by unprecedented investment in most infrastructure markets. This strong performance was particularly due to the private investment boom in mining and energy projects, such as the construction of liquefied natural gas (LNG) processing plants, coal seam gas (CSG) fields and pipeline developments. Reduced investment in mining and energy developments due to project completions and weaker global commodity prices have negatively affected the industry's performance over the p...
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Heavy Industry and Other Non-Building Construction industry outlook (2019-2024)

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Demand conditions are forecast to improve for the Heavy Industry and Other Non-Building Construction industry across most markets over the next five years. However, overall industry activity is projected to remain well below levels recorded during the peak of the mining boom in XXX-XX. The recovery of investment in mining and energy developments, and progress on large-scale transport infrastructure, water supply and pipeline construction are forecast to drive demand. Industry revenue is forecast to increase at an annualised X.X% over the five years through XXX-XX, to reach $XX.X billion, despite declining investment in telecommunication facilities construction as the NBN rollout approaches completion. The surge of investment in landmark railway proje...
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Heavy Industry and Other Non-Building Construction industry statistics

  • attach_money Market Size: $39bn
  • business Number of Businesses: 7,494
  • poll Average Industry Profit Margin: x.x%
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  • supervisor_account Industry Employment: 68,518

Biggest companies in the Heavy Industry and Other Non-Building Construction industry

The companies holding the largest market share in the Heavy Industry and Other Non-Building Construction in Australia industry include CIMIC Group Limited.

  • pie_chart CIMIC Group Limited Market Share: x.x%
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What is Heavy Industry and Other Non-Building Construction industry?

Industry Definition

Industry operators retail computer and software products including desktop computers, laptops, tablets, printers, keyboards, computer game consoles and packaged software (excluding game software). Industry companies purchase products from manufacturers and wholesalers and then sell them to the general public for private use or to corporate clients for business use. The online operations of industry retailers are included in the industry, but pure-play online retailers are excluded.

Industry Products and Services

  • Computer hardware
  • Computer peripherals, parts and accessories
  • Games consoles
  • Computer software
  • All Others

Industry Activities

  • Desktop, notebook, laptop and tablet computer retailing
  • Monitor, scanner, printer, keyboard and storage media retailing
  • Packaged computer software retailing (except video games)
  • Game console retailing

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Industry Definition

Industry companies primarily construct engineering projects or infrastructure, such as railways, dams, irrigation systems, harbour and river works, and water and gas supply systems. Projects also include oil refineries (excluding buildings); pipelines; on-site boiler assembly, furnaces or heavy electrical machinery from prefabricated components; and general repairs of such structures, machinery and equipment.

Main Activities

  • Boiler, furnace and kiln construction
  • Transmission lines construction and cable laying
  • Electrical machinery installation
  • Harbour works, dredging, and canal, jetty or wharf construction
  • Water supply, dams, lakes, treatment plants and irrigation systems construction
  • Mineral and energy infrastructure construction
  • Pipeline construction
  • Railway construction
  • Sewerage treatment plant construction
  • Recreational infrastructure construction

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Industry Statistics Snapshot

Industry Structure

Executive Summary

Key External Drivers

The industry generates significant revenue from work on mineral and energy developments. Industry work on mining projects includes constructing mines and ...
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Actual capital expenditure on mining
Private non-residential construction capital expenditure
Capital expenditure by the public sector
Demand from electricity, gas, water and waste services

Current Performance

Employment and enterprises
Downstream activity trends
Private and public sectors
 Chart: Revenue Growth

Industry Outlook

Major projects and markets
 Table: Heavy Industry and Other Non-Building Construction in Australia - Market Research Report Industry Revenue Outlook

Industry Life Cycle

Life Cycle Reasons
 Chart: Benchmarking - Heavy Industry and Other Non-Building Construction in Australia - Market Research Report Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

Supply Chain

Key Buying Industries

Mining
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services
Engineering Consulting in Australia
Telecommunications Services in Australia
Integrated Logistics in Australia


Key Selling Industries

Gravel and Sand Quarrying in Australia
Construction in Australia
Machinery and Scaffolding Rental in Australia
Professional, Scientific and Technical Services



Products & Services

The Heavy Industry and Other Non-Building Construction industry mainly provides skilled engineering construction and management for a range of infrastruct...
Railway and port authorities
Power generation authorities
Telecommunications carriers
Water and sewerage companies
Other markets

Demand Determinants

The need for infrastructure to service Australia's population and industrial development mainly drives demand for non-building construction services. The ...
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Major Markets

Railway and port authorities
Power generation authorities
Telecommunications carriers
Water and sewerage companies
Other markets


 Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Heavy Industry and Other Non-Building Construction in Australia - Market Research Report Industry

International Trade

Business Locations

Chart: Business Locations by State Chart: Business Locations by State

Market Share Concentration

Ownership in the Heavy Industry and Other Non-Building Construction industry is highly concentrated compared with much of the construction sector. However...
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Key Success Factors

Cost Structure Benchmarks

Profit, Purchases, Wages, Other Costs
 Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Heavy Industry and Other Non-Building Construction in Australia - Market Research Report

Basis of Competition

Internal competition
External competition

Barriers to Entry

 Table: Barriers to Entry Checklist for the Heavy Industry and Other Non-Building Construction in Australia - Market Research Report Industry

Industry Globalization

CIMIC Group Limited (formerly Leighton Holdings Limited) is a major engineering construction, building and mining contractor. CIMIC is majority owned by t...
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CIMIC Group

 Table: CIMIC Group - financial performance

Capital Intensity

The Heavy Industry and Other Non-Building Construction industry exhibits low capital intensity, reflecting its high dependency on skilled labour inputs fo...
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 Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Heavy Industry and Other Non-Building Construction in Australia - Market Research Report Industry
 Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

Technology & Systems

Revenue Volatility

Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth

Regulation & Policy

Industry Assistance

Table: Industry data Table: Industry Data for the Heavy Industry and Other Non-Building Construction in Australia Industry

Industry Revenue (2007-2026)
Industry Gross Product (2007-2026)
Establishments (2007-2026)
Businesses (2007-2026)
Employment (2007-2026)
Exports (2007-2026)
Imports (2007-2026)
Wages (2007-2026)
Domestic Demand (2007-2026)

Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data

Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Dat Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data

Table: Industry Financial Ratios Table: Industry Financial Ratios

Liquidity Ratios
Coverage Ratios
Leverage Ratios
Operating Ratios
Cash Flow & Debt Service Ratios (% of Sales)
Assets, %
Liabilities, %

CSG

ENGINEERING INFRASTRUCTURE CONSTRUCTION

LNG

PUBLIC-PRIVATE PARTNERSHIP (PPP)

RENEWABLE ENERGY

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    Industry Financial Ratios
  • Revenue Forecasts
    Revenue Forecasts
  • Historical and Forecast Growth
    Historical and Forecast Growth
  • Industry Market Size
    Industry Market Size
  • Industry Major Players
    Industry Major Players
  • Profitability Analysis
    Profitability Analysis
  • SWOT Analysis
    SWOT Analysis
  • Industry Trends
    Industry Trends
  • Industry Operating Conditions
    Industry Operating Conditions
  • Porter's 5 Forces Analysis
    Porter's 5 Forces Analysis

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