Insulation Services in Australia - Market Research Report

Insulation Services industry trends (2014-2019)

poll Average industry growth 2014–2019: -9.5%

The Insulation Services industry derives most of its revenue from installing materials in new residential and non-residential buildings. Stricter regulations governing the energy efficiency of new buildings have also supported the industry's performance over the long term. The industry strongly benefited from the Commonwealth's Home Insulation Program (HIP) in the late 2000s. The subsequent cessation of the scheme in early 2010 has influenced the industry's performance in the renovation and repair market over the past five years. For most of the past five years, industry revenue growth has been supported by strong demand from multi-unit apartment and townhouse construction, along with solid growth from commercial and industrial building markets. How...
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Insulation Services industry outlook (2019-2024)

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Operators in the Insulation Services industry are forecast to continue facing difficult demand conditions in the short term, associated with a further decline in demand from total residential building construction, and further decline in demand for specialist insulation services from the heavy industrial infrastructure markets. However, the eventual recovery of investment in residential building and infrastructure projects, along with the continued solid demand from the non-residential building markets, is forecast to drive improved industry performance from XXX-XX onwards. The industry is also anticipated to continue to benefit from more stringent government building regulations that stipulate minimum insulation standards for new buildings, although...
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Insulation Services industry statistics

  • business Number of Businesses: 4,096
  • poll Average Industry Profit Margin: x.x%
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  • supervisor_account Industry Employment: 9,053

Biggest companies in the Insulation Services industry

The companies holding the largest market share in the Insulation Services in Australia industry include Kaefer Integrated Services Pty Ltd.

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What is Insulation Services industry?

Industry Definition

Industry operators install, remove and reinstall insulation products for thermal  and acoustical protection of buildings, industrial and transport infrastructure, pipes, and industrial equipment.

Industry Products and Services

  • Fibreglass insulation services
  • Rock-wool insulation services
  • Polyester insulation services
  • Reflective insulation services
  • Cellulose, wool and other insulation services

Industry Activities

  • Installing thermal and acoustical insulation
  • Thermal insulation application
  • Removing older insulation materials
  • Preparing areas for insulation
  • Installing insulation materials
  • Measuring and cutting insulation batts and blankets
  • Sealing insulation materials

Market research report - table of contents

Industry Definition

Industry operators install, remove and reinstall insulation products for thermal  and acoustical protection of buildings, industrial and transport infrastructure, pipes, and industrial equipment.

Main Activities

  • Installing thermal and acoustical insulation
  • Thermal insulation application
  • Removing older insulation materials
  • Preparing areas for insulation
  • Installing insulation materials
  • Measuring and cutting insulation batts and blankets
  • Sealing insulation materials

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Additional Resources

Industry Statistics Snapshot

Industry Structure

Executive Summary

Key External Drivers

Demand from residential building construction measures the value of work done in this market and indicates demand for installations of insulation products...
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Demand from residential building construction
Demand from non-residential building construction
Real household discretionary income
Consumer sentiment index

Current Performance

Profitability tightens
Participation stabilises
 Chart: Revenue Growth

Industry Outlook

Stronger building investment
Environmental concerns and competition
 Table: Insulation Services in Australia - Market Research Report Industry Revenue Outlook

Industry Life Cycle

Life Cycle Reasons
 Chart: Benchmarking - Insulation Services in Australia - Market Research Report Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

Supply Chain

Key Buying Industries

Mining
House Construction in Australia
Multi-Unit Apartment and Townhouse Construction in Australia
Commercial and Industrial Building Construction in Australia
Institutional Building Construction in Australia
Integrated Logistics in Australia

Key Selling Industries

Ceramic Product Manufacturing in Australia
Glass Wool, Stone and Non-Metallic Mineral Product Manufacturing in Australia
Synthetic and Natural Textile Manufacturing in Australia
Hardware Wholesaling in Australia



Products & Services

The industry installs and replaces thermal and acoustical insulation products on buildings, plant and transport equipment. The industry's principal servic...
Non-residential building contractors and developers
Engineering construction contractors and industrial operators
Renovation contractors and homeowners
Other industrial markets


Demand Determinants

Demand for insulation services is driven by several factors, including construction trends, industrial developments, government policies and environmental...
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Major Markets

Non-residential building contractors and developers
Engineering construction contractors and industrial operators
Renovation contractors and homeowners
Other industrial markets



 Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Insulation Services in Australia - Market Research Report Industry

International Trade

Business Locations

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

Market Share Concentration

The Insulation Services industry exhibits a low market concentration with the four largest firms contributing less than one-quarter of annual industry rev...
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Key Success Factors

Cost Structure Benchmarks

Profit, Purchases, Wages, Other Costs
 Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Insulation Services in Australia - Market Research Report

Basis of Competition

Internal competition
External competition

Barriers to Entry

 Table: Barriers to Entry Checklist for the Insulation Services in Australia - Market Research Report Industry

Industry Globalization

Kaefer Integrated Services Pty Ltd is a wholly-owned subsidiary of German group Kaefer GmbH, a global leader in providing insulation, manufacturing and ot...
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Kaefer Integrated Services

 Table: Kaefer Integrated Services - financial performance

Capital Intensity

The Insulation Services industry is characterised by extremely low capital intensity. The industry comprises many small-scale contracting firms that gener...
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 Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Insulation Services 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 Insulation Services in Australia Industry

Industry Revenue (2006-2025)
Industry Gross Product (2006-2025)
Establishments (2006-2025)
Businesses (2006-2025)
Employment (2006-2025)
Exports (2006-2025)
Imports (2006-2025)
Wages (2006-2025)
Domestic Demand (2006-2025)

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, %

CRYOGENIC LAGGING

ENERGY EFFICIENT HOMES (EEH)

HOME INSULATION PROGRAM (HIP)

ROCK-WOOL INSULATION

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  • Revenue Forecasts
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  • 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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