Machinery and Scaffolding Rental in Australia - Market Research Report

Machinery and Scaffolding Rental industry trends (2014-2019)

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The Machinery and Scaffolding Rental industry mainly rents machinery and scaffolding to construction and mining companies on a dry hire basis (without operators). The industry also rents equipment to independent contractors, to homeowners for DIY projects, to industrial clients expanding their short-term capacity, and to agricultural customers to meet seasonal demand. The industry's performance peaked at the height of the mining investment boom in 2012-13 and has since trended downwards due to weak demand from the mining and infrastructure markets. Demand for scaffolding and high-rise lifting equipment has been strong in the metropolitan commercial building and apartment construction markets over the past five years. Additionally, some firms have be...
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Machinery and Scaffolding Rental industry outlook (2019-2024)

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The Machinery and Scaffolding Rental industry's performance is forecast to strengthen slightly over the next five years. Demand conditions in the mining and engineering infrastructure markets are forecast to improve and demand from the residential building market is anticipated to recover. However, heavy declines in demand from infrastructure and mining development markets over the past five years has industry activity to shift away from renting high-value machinery for long-term mining and infrastructure projects, towards hiring out equipment over the shorter periods for building and industrial applications. Firms servicing the mining and infrastructure markets over the next five years will likely benefit from rising demand and stronger profitabilit...
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Machinery and Scaffolding Rental industry statistics

  • attach_money Market Size: $8bn
  • business Number of Businesses: 8,666
  • poll Average Industry Profit Margin: x.x%
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  • supervisor_account Industry Employment: 22,758

Biggest companies in the Machinery and Scaffolding Rental industry

The companies holding the largest market share in the Machinery and Scaffolding Rental in Australia industry include Seven Group Holdings Limited.

  • pie_chart Seven Group Holdings Limited Market Share: x.x%
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What is Machinery and Scaffolding Rental industry?

Industry Definition

Industry firms primarily supply industrial machinery, plant and equipment without operators to clients. Industry operators provide equipment on an operating lease basis, with financial leasing activities excluded from the industry.

Industry Products and Services

  • Earthmoving and other heavy construction equipment
  • Cranes and access equipment
  • Other assets
  • Scaffolding
  • Forklifts
  • Portable accommodation
  • Non-hire goods and services

Industry Activities

  • Agricultural machinery rental (without operator)
  • Construction machinery rental (without operator)
  • Mining machinery rental (without operator)
  • Access equipment rental
  • Scaffolding rental, not including erection of scaffolding

Market research report - table of contents

Industry Definition

Industry firms primarily supply industrial machinery, plant and equipment without operators to clients. Industry operators provide equipment on an operating lease basis, with financial leasing activities excluded from the industry.

Main Activities

  • Agricultural machinery rental (without operator)
  • Construction machinery rental (without operator)
  • Mining machinery rental (without operator)
  • Access equipment rental
  • Scaffolding rental, not including erection of scaffolding

Similar Industries

Additional Resources

Industry Statistics Snapshot

Industry Structure

Executive Summary

Key External Drivers

The industry derives a significant portion of its revenue from hiring equipment to contractors working on residential and non-residential building constru...
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Demand from building construction
Demand from heavy industry and other non-building construction
Actual capital expenditure on mining
Demand from mining

Current Performance

Infrastructure construction
Building trends
Mining demand falls
Industry structure
 Chart: Revenue Growth

Industry Outlook

Non-building infrastructure demand improves
Mining demand
Other demand drivers
Competition
 Table: Machinery and Scaffolding Rental in Australia - Market Research Report Industry Revenue Outlook

Industry Life Cycle

Life Cycle Reasons
 Chart: Benchmarking - Machinery and Scaffolding Rental in Australia - Market Research Report Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

Supply Chain

Key Buying Industries

Agriculture, Forestry and Fishing
Mining
Construction in Australia




Key Selling Industries

Agricultural Machinery Manufacturing in Australia
Mining and Construction Machinery Manufacturing in Australia
Mining and Industrial Machinery Wholesaling in Australia




Products & Services

The Machinery and Scaffolding Rental industry hires out a range of products that are primarily used for construction, mineral extraction and materials han...
Infrastructure construction contractors
Households and independent contractors
Mine operators and subcontractors
Agricultural and other industries
Industrial and maintenance industries

Demand Determinants

Capital expenditure by the public and private sectors largely drives demand for industry services. Capital expenditure represents total investment on prop...
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Major Markets

Infrastructure construction contractors
Households and independent contractors
Mine operators and subcontractors
Agricultural and other industries
Industrial and maintenance industries


 Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Machinery and Scaffolding Rental in Australia - Market Research Report Industry

International Trade

Business Locations

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

Market Share Concentration

The Machinery and Scaffolding Rental industry has a low market share concentration. The four largest players account for less than one-quarter of industry...
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Key Success Factors

Cost Structure Benchmarks

Profit, Purchases, Wages, Other Costs
 Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Machinery and Scaffolding Rental in Australia - Market Research Report

Basis of Competition

Internal competition
External competition

Barriers to Entry

 Table: Barriers to Entry Checklist for the Machinery and Scaffolding Rental in Australia - Market Research Report Industry

Industry Globalization

Seven Group Holdings Limited (SGH) is an Australia-based operating and investments group. The group owns subsidiaries operating across several sectors, in...
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Seven Group

 Table: Seven Group - financial performance

Capital Intensity

The industry exhibits high capital intensity. The industry's operations involve the dry hire of a range of expensive construction equipment, including ear...
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 Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Machinery and Scaffolding Rental 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 Machinery and Scaffolding Rental 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)
Rental and Hiring Revenue (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, %

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  • Revenue Forecasts
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  • Historical and Forecast Growth
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  • 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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