Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
While the Great Recession has taken a heavy toll on almost every US construction industry, robust federal stimulus investment in infrastructure development has supported the Road and Highway Services industry through this turbulent time. Looking forward, the federal commitment to highway and infrastructure funding and the overall health of the US economy will determine industry performance. Specifically, the Moving Ahead for Progress in the 21st Century Act will work to improve bridges, fix roads and reduce congestion... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Key Buyers Chapter
The industry has a low level of concentration, with the four largest players together contributing less than 10.0% of annual industry revenue. Road service contractors are typically small scale operators servicing narrow geographically dispersed or specialist markets. The industry has a fragmented structure, over 60.0% of establishments employing fewer than 20 people, while slightly over an estimated 1.0% employ more than 250 people. Industry concentration is only expected to increase slightly over the next five years.
The larger scale contractors operate multiple establishments across several regional markets... purchase to read more