Surveying and mapping services are used to determine the physical dimensions of earth and space, to delineate ownership of land, to erect buildings and structures and to create maps. Industry revenue is expected to total $3.6 billion in 2014-15, up 0.6% from the previous year. This growth can be attributed to improved demand conditions in the housing and commercial building markets. However, the industry's performance has been adversely affected by deteriorating trends in the key infrastructure markets, particularly resource development projects.
The industry comprises firms and independent consultants that provide professional surveying services spanning a wide range of markets and disciplines. These include cadastral surveying, construction surveying, mapping services and the provision of integrated surveying services.
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.