This industry prepare sites for buildings, roads, parks, infrastructure and mining developments, using heavy equipment ranging from backhoes, bulldozers, excavators, graders and rollers. Services include earthmoving, excavation, demolition of buildings and structures, ground dewatering, land clearing, levelling and grading, removal of overburden, trench digging, foundation drilling and shaft drilling.
The Site Preparation Services industry generates revenue of approximately $8.25 billion in 2011-12, up 4.4% on the previous year, with value added of $3.71 billion or 0.3% of Australia's GDP.Companies in this industry are mainly engaged in earthmoving work such as levelling of construction sites, excavation of foundations, trench digging or removal of overburden from mine sites. This industry also includes companies mainly engaged in hiring earthmoving plants with operators.
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.