Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
The Demolition and Wrecking industry has been recovering from the effects of the recession, which drastically reduced demand for construction services. As the construction sector rebounds, the industry's pool of contracts on which to bid will expand as well. Along with this contract-pool expansion, price competition is forecast to become less intense as operators are no longer forced to severely undercut each other on price... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Products Chapter
Total and selective demolition
The principal activity of the Demolition and Wrecking industry is the demolition of buildings and structures to make way for new development. Demolition and wrecking crews are mainly called upon to clear the way for new commercial, retail, industrial, municipal or residential construction projects and civil projects such as bridges and tunnels.
Total and selective demolition activities are estimated to generate 66.0% of industry revenue in 2013. Some contractors in this industry have established a reputation for selective demolition of historical buildings while maintaining the original facade... purchase to read more