Water and Waste Services Infrastructure Construction in Australia - Market Research Report

Water and Waste Services Infrastructure Construction industry trends (2014-2019)

poll Average industry growth 2014–2019: -2.8%

The Water and Waste Services Infrastructure Construction industry mainly services the Water Supply industry and the Sewerage and Drainage Services industry. Investment in new water supply infrastructure projects tends to be large-scale and sporadic, due to the influence of trends in rainfall and water availability. The millennium drought, which persisted throughout the first decade of the 2000s, proved to be a pivotal event for the industry and prompted a commitment of funding for the construction of desalination, re-use and recycling projects underpinned unprecedented levels of industry activity. The industry also derived stimulus from the provision of water treatment plants and pipelines for the coal seam gas developments in Queensland. However, wa...
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Water and Waste Services Infrastructure Construction industry outlook (2019-2024)

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The Water and Waste Services Infrastructure Construction industry is forecast to return to growth over the next five years, with activity mainly focused on scheduled maintenance programs and upgrades to existing treatment plants. The start-up and completion phases of mid-sized construction projects are anticipated to contribute to annual fluctuations in revenue and profitability. Demand for industry services is forecast to remain much lower than the record peak in XXX-XX, due to the absence of major desalination plant developments and the weaker stimulus for water treatment systems for coal seam gas (CSG) developments. Industry revenue is forecast to grow at an annualised X.X% over the five years through XXX-XX, to reach $X.X billion. The value of w...
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Water and Waste Services Infrastructure Construction industry statistics

  • attach_money Market Size: $5bn
  • business Number of Businesses: 1,140
  • poll Average Industry Profit Margin: x.x%
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  • supervisor_account Industry Employment: 11,050

Biggest companies in the Water and Waste Services Infrastructure Construction industry

The companies holding the largest market share in the Water and Waste Services Infrastructure Construction in Australia industry include CIMIC Group Limited and Downer EDI Limited.

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What is Water and Waste Services Infrastructure Construction industry?

Industry Definition

Firms in the industry construct the infrastructure that supports the supply of water to, and the removal of waste from, end users.

Industry Products and Services

  • Pipeline network and storage construction
  • Water and sewerage pumping facilities construction
  • Treatment facilities construction
  • All Others

Industry Activities

  • Pipeline networks construction, repair and maintenance
  • Pumping stations construction, repair and maintenance
  • Waste and sewerage treatment facilities construction, repair and maintenance
  • Desalination plants construction, repair and maintenance
  • Dams, storage reservoirs and spillways construction, repair and maintenance
  • Irrigation and reticulation systems construction, repair and maintenance

Market research report - table of contents

Industry Definition

Firms in the industry construct the infrastructure that supports the supply of water to, and the removal of waste from, end users.

Main Activities

  • Pipeline networks construction, repair and maintenance
  • Pumping stations construction, repair and maintenance
  • Waste and sewerage treatment facilities construction, repair and maintenance
  • Desalination plants construction, repair and maintenance
  • Dams, storage reservoirs and spillways construction, repair and maintenance
  • Irrigation and reticulation systems construction, repair and maintenance

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Industry Statistics Snapshot

Industry Structure

Executive Summary

Key External Drivers

State governments are the major owners of capital city water and waste service providers, while local governments provide services in regional areas. Priv...
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Capital expenditure by state and local government
Population
Availability of water
Demand from manufacturing

Current Performance

Funding flows
Supply augmentation
 Chart: Revenue Growth

Industry Outlook

Major water projects
Employment and profitability
 Table: Water and Waste Services Infrastructure Construction in Australia - Market Research Report Industry Revenue Outlook

Industry Life Cycle

Life Cycle Reasons
 Chart: Benchmarking - Water and Waste Services Infrastructure Construction in Australia - Market Research Report Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

Supply Chain

Key Buying Industries

Water Supply in Australia
Sewerage and Drainage Services in Australia





Key Selling Industries

Concrete Product Manufacturing in Australia
Steel Pipe and Tube Manufacturing in Australia
Pump and Compressor Manufacturing in Australia




Products & Services

The industry constructs infrastructure that redistributes fresh water and collects and treats sewage and wastewater. Treatment facilities are often built ...
Private water and treatment companies
Rural and local authorities




Demand Determinants

Demand for industry services is determined by capacity in the Water Supply industry and Sewerage and Drainage Services industry. This capacity is driven b...
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Major Markets

Private water and treatment companies
Rural and local authorities





 Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Water and Waste Services Infrastructure Construction in Australia - Market Research Report Industry

International Trade

Business Locations

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

Market Share Concentration

The Water and Waste Services Infrastructure Construction industry has a low level of market share concentration. The four largest players are expected to ...
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Key Success Factors

Cost Structure Benchmarks

Profit, Purchases, Wages, Other Costs
 Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Water and Waste Services Infrastructure Construction in Australia - Market Research Report

Basis of Competition

Internal competition
External competition

Barriers to Entry

 Table: Barriers to Entry Checklist for the Water and Waste Services Infrastructure Construction in Australia - Market Research Report Industry

Industry Globalization

CIMIC Group Limited (formerly Leighton Holdings Limited) is the largest construction contractor in Australia and is a leading supplier of design, construc...
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CIMIC Group

 Table: CIMIC Group - financial performance

Downer

 Table: Downer - financial performance

Capital Intensity

The industry has a low level of capital intensity. The industry manages its capital intensity by using operating leases and short-term hire arrangements. ...
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 Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Water and Waste Services Infrastructure 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 Water and Waste Services Infrastructure Construction 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, %

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  • SWOT Analysis
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  • Industry Trends
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  • Industry Operating Conditions
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  • Porter's 5 Forces Analysis
    Porter's 5 Forces Analysis

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