Surveying and Mapping Services in Australia - Market Research Report

Surveying and Mapping Services industry trends (2014-2019)

poll Average industry growth 2014–2019: -2.5%

Firms in the Surveying and Mapping Services industry determine the physical dimensions of earth and space to delineate ownership of land, erect buildings and structures, and create maps. The industry derives the bulk of its revenue from providing traditional cadastral boundary surveying for construction markets. The industry also derives revenue from providing specialist surveying services for mining and energy developments. Furthermore, industry operators provide detailed mapping and information services to support GPS navigation. While trends in key building and infrastructure markets mainly drive the industry's performance, it is also influenced by advances in surveying and mapping technology, and competition from consulting firms that offer multi...
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Surveying and Mapping Services industry outlook (2019-2024)

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The Surveying and Mapping Services industry is projected to continue facing divergent demand conditions in key construction markets over the next five years, limiting the industry's expansion. In XXX-XX, the residential building market is anticipated to contract further and capital expenditure on mining developments will continue to decline. These factors indicate that the industry's performance will likely decline in the short term. However, most construction markets are anticipated to grow from XXX-XX onwards, which will underpin rising demand for cadastral and construction surveying and mapping services. The public sector's shift towards outsourcing specialist surveying services is also anticipated to support the industry over the next five years....
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Surveying and Mapping Services industry statistics

  • attach_money Market Size: $3bn
  • business Number of Businesses: 3,610
  • poll Average Industry Profit Margin: x.x%
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  • supervisor_account Industry Employment: 15,150

Biggest companies in the Surveying and Mapping Services industry

The Surveying and Mapping Services in Australia industry has no companies with major market shares. Get the full report to find out why.

What is Surveying and Mapping Services industry?

Industry Definition

Industry operators provide professional surveying services spanning a range of markets and disciplines. These include cadastral surveying, construction surveying, mapping services and integrated surveying services.

Industry Products and Services

  • Cadastral surveying
  • Engineering surveying
  • Mining, geophysical and integrated surveying
  • Topographical and planimetric surveying
  • Geospatial image acquisition and processing services

Industry Activities

  • Aerial surveying service
  • Cadastral surveying service
  • Engineering surveying service
  • Geodetic surveying on a contract or fee basis
  • Hydrographic and oceanographic surveying
  • Land surveying service
  • Map preparation service
  • Mining surveying service
  • Photogrammetry surveying on a contract or fee basis
  • Seismic surveying service

Market research report - table of contents

Industry Definition

Industry operators provide professional surveying services spanning a range of markets and disciplines. These include cadastral surveying, construction surveying, mapping services and integrated surveying services.

Main Activities

  • Aerial surveying service
  • Cadastral surveying service
  • Engineering surveying service
  • Geodetic surveying on a contract or fee basis
  • Hydrographic and oceanographic surveying
  • Land surveying service
  • Map preparation service
  • Mining surveying service
  • Photogrammetry surveying on a contract or fee basis
  • Seismic surveying service

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Industry Statistics Snapshot

Industry Structure

Executive Summary

Key External Drivers

The industry derives a large proportion of revenue from cadastral and boundary surveying work in the residential construction market. The industry is sens...
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Demand from residential building construction
Demand from heavy and civil engineering construction
Actual capital expenditure on mining
Demand from non-residential building construction

Current Performance

Subdued building market
Mining and infrastructure markets
Public services and technology
 Chart: Revenue Growth

Industry Outlook

Subdued mining activity
Profit trends
 Table: Surveying and Mapping Services in Australia - Market Research Report Industry Revenue Outlook

Industry Life Cycle

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

Supply Chain

Key Buying Industries

Mining
House Construction in Australia
Road and Bridge Construction in Australia
Heavy Industry and Other Non-Building Construction in Australia



Key Selling Industries

Non-Scheduled Air Transport in Australia
Telecommunications Services in Australia
Computer and Software Retailing in Australia




Products & Services

The Surveying and Mapping Services industry generates most of its revenue from providing traditional cadastral boundary surveys and services to constructi...
Engineers and architects
Government and public authorities
Mining firms
Other markets


Demand Determinants

Demand for surveying services is primarily driven by investment in land development, building construction, resource development and project planning. Sur...
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Major Markets

Engineers and architects
Government and public authorities
Mining firms
Other markets



 Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Surveying and Mapping 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 Surveying and Mapping Services industry displays low market share concentration. The industry is characterised by many small-scale establishments that...
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Key Success Factors

Cost Structure Benchmarks

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

Basis of Competition

Internal competition
External competition

Barriers to Entry

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

Industry Globalization

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Capital Intensity

The Surveying and Mapping Services industry displays moderate capital intensity, despite its heavy reliance on skilled labour. Labour payments made to per...
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 Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Surveying and Mapping 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 Surveying and Mapping Services in Australia Industry

Industry Revenue (2007-2025)
Industry Gross Product (2007-2025)
Establishments (2007-2025)
Businesses (2007-2025)
Employment (2007-2025)
Exports (2007-2025)
Imports (2007-2025)
Wages (2007-2025)
Domestic Demand (2007-2025)

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, %

AIRBORNE LASER SCANNING

CADASTRAL

CARTOGRAPHY

HYDROGRAPHIC SURVEYING

PHOTOGRAMMETRY

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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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