Engineering Consulting in Australia - Market Research Report

Engineering Consulting industry trends (2014-2019)

poll Average industry growth 2014–2019: 0.8%

Revenue for the Engineering Consulting industry has grown modestly over the past five years. A rise in public sector capital expenditure and governments increasingly outsourcing major infrastructure projects have largely supported industry demand over the period. However, deteriorating capital expenditure on private non-residential construction has limited revenue growth. This decline in capital expenditure has largely been due to falling commodity prices and the completion of major LNG projects, which have also diminished investment from mining and resources companies. Industry revenue is expected to increase at an annualised 1.0% over the five years through 2019-20, to $46.9 billion. This includes an anticipated rise of 0.3% in the current year. I...
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Engineering Consulting industry outlook (2019-2024)

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The Engineering Consulting industry's growth is forecast to slow over the next five years. A continued rise in public sector capital expenditure is projected to drive demand for engineering consulting, as governments tender large infrastructure projects to stimulate the economy. Engineering consulting firms are also anticipated to benefit from rising private capital expenditure on non-residential construction, as companies invest in new industrial projects. In addition, capital expenditure on mining is forecast to rise slightly over the next five years, supporting industry revenue growth. As a result, industry revenue is projected to increase at an annualised X.X% over the five years through XXX-XX, to $XX.X billion. Opportunities and threats Publi...
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Engineering Consulting industry statistics

  • attach_money Market Size: $47bn
  • business Number of Businesses: 55,538
  • poll Average Industry Profit Margin: x.x%
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  • supervisor_account Industry Employment: 139,729

Biggest companies in the Engineering Consulting industry

The Engineering Consulting in Australia industry has no companies with major market shares. Get the full report to find out why.

What is Engineering Consulting industry?

Industry Definition

Industry firms provide engineering consulting services, which typically relate to the design, development and use of infrastructure projects, machinery, processes and systems. Industry firms offer advisory services, feasibility studies, preparation of preliminary and final plans and designs, technical services during project construction phases, and inspection and evaluation of construction and engineering projects. The industry does not manage or organise construction projects.

Industry Products and Services

  • Engineering design consulting
  • Testing and analysis
  • Process and systems engineering consulting
  • Project management consulting
  • Asset management
  • Environmental consulting
  • Procurement assistance

Industry Activities

  • Chemical engineering consulting
  • Civil engineering consulting
  • Electrical engineering consulting
  • Marine engineering consulting
  • Mechanical engineering consulting
  • Mining engineering consulting
  • Pipeline engineering consulting
  • Product design and plans for fittings, machinery or equipment
  • Inspection and evaluation of projects

Market research report - table of contents

Industry Definition

Industry firms provide engineering consulting services, which typically relate to the design, development and use of infrastructure projects, machinery, processes and systems. Industry firms offer advisory services, feasibility studies, preparation of preliminary and final plans and designs, technical services during project construction phases, and inspection and evaluation of construction and engineering projects. The industry does not manage or organise construction projects.

Main Activities

  • Chemical engineering consulting
  • Civil engineering consulting
  • Electrical engineering consulting
  • Marine engineering consulting
  • Mechanical engineering consulting
  • Mining engineering consulting
  • Pipeline engineering consulting
  • Product design and plans for fittings, machinery or equipment
  • Inspection and evaluation of projects

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Additional Resources

Industry Statistics Snapshot

Industry Structure

Executive Summary

Key External Drivers

The non-residential construction market is a major source of demand for engineering consulting services, including project design, evaluation, inspection ...
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Private non-residential construction capital expenditure
Actual capital expenditure on mining
Capital expenditure by the public sector
Demand from manufacturing

Current Performance

Structural change
Profitability
 Chart: Revenue Growth

Industry Outlook

Industry structure
Legislative changes
 Table: Engineering Consulting in Australia - Market Research Report Industry Revenue Outlook

Industry Life Cycle

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

Supply Chain

Key Buying Industries

Mining
Electricity, Gas, Water and Waste Services
Construction in Australia
Rail Freight Transport in Australia
Agribusiness in Australia
Organic Farming in Australia

Key Selling Industries

Construction in Australia
Machinery and Scaffolding Rental in Australia
Employment Placement and Recruitment Services in Australia




Products & Services

The Engineering Consulting industry provides a range of services to businesses in Australia. Industry services generally relate to the design, development...
Utilities and transport operators
Public sector
Mining and resources firms
Other firms
Manufacturers

Demand Determinants

Demand for Engineering Consulting industry services depends on downstream markets, primarily construction (both private and public) and mining companies. ...
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Major Markets

Utilities and transport operators
Public sector
Mining and resources firms
Other firms
Manufacturers


 Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Engineering Consulting in Australia - Market Research Report Industry

International Trade

Business Locations

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

Market Share Concentration

The Engineering Consulting industry is characterised by low market share concentration. The four largest players are expected to account for less than 40%...
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Key Success Factors

Cost Structure Benchmarks

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

Basis of Competition

Internal competition
External competition

Barriers to Entry

 Table: Barriers to Entry Checklist for the Engineering Consulting in Australia - Market Research Report Industry

Industry Globalization

The Engineering Consulting in Australia industry has no major companies. Get the full report to find out why.

Capital Intensity

The Engineering Consulting industry displays low capital intensity. For every dollar spent on wages in 2019-20, industry firms will invest an estimated $0...
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 Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Engineering Consulting 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 Engineering Consulting 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, %

BIG DATA

EPCM

GEOTECHNICAL

LIFE CYCLE ASSET MANAGEMENT

LNG

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  • Revenue Forecasts
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  • Historical and Forecast Growth
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  • Industry Market Size
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  • 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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