Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The Plumbing Services industry plays an integral role in the economy, supplying licensed services to install, repair and maintain fixtures and fittings used to catch, distribute and treat liquids, gases and waste products. The industry is highly regulated to ensure compliance with product and installation standards and building guidelines. It is made up of many small-scale contracting firms, with most enterprises employing fewer than 20 people (98.9% in June 2015) and contesting narrow geographic areas or niche markets. However, the industry does include several large-scale players, which generally operate as facilities management companies such as Spotless Group and Programmed Maintenance Services... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter
The industry's principal services are installing, repairing and maintaining pipes and appliances that involve catching, distributing or treating water, sewage or gas. The industry essentially controls the delivery of services on a range of appliances and building amenities. Some contractors specialise in niche markets, for which they have developed advanced skills and techniques.
Water plumbing accounts for an estimated 29.4% of industry revenue in 2016-17. This includes installing, removing, repairing and maintaining pipes and fittings for hot and cold water... purchase to read more