Operators in the Dam, Harbour and Other Water Project Construction industry work on projects that facilitate water storage, containment and transport. Some firms specialise in dock, harbour and marina developments for commercial and recreational water transport, while others concentrate on maintaining water-related infrastructure, containing flooding and preserving natural waterways and coastal regions. Industry revenue is expected to grow strongly over the five years through 2014-15, rising at a compound annual rate of 9.4%. However, revenue is expected to fall by 2.5% in 2014-15 to £786.2 million, following the completion of the first phase of the London Gateway project.
This industry comprises contractors that carry out water-based civil engineering projects. This includes dredging waterways, maintaining levees and riverbanks, and constructing infrastructure such as dams, harbours and marinas. The project management activities involved in civil engineering works are not included.
The report covers the scope, size, disposition and growth of the industry including the key sensitivities and success factors. Also included are five year industry forecast, growth rates and an analysis of the industry key players and their market shares.