Greener grass: Field construction will revive, after constrained school budgets hurt demand
IBISWorld’s Sports & Athletic Field Construction market research report offers insightful industry analysis and research into the market at the national level. IBISWorld’s in-depth industry market research is presented in a logical and consistent format. The industry report contains key industry statistics, market size, industry trends, and growth and profit forecasts for a 5-year outlook period.
Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 07-12
Annual Growth 12-17
Industry Analysis & Industry Trends
Playing the field
Demand for sports and athletic field construction will pick up after a rocky past five years. During the five years to 2012, constrained school budgets and collapse in the construction market impeded industry growth. However, the growing popularity of artificial turf and renewed investment in installation and maintenance of athletic fields will support modest revenue growth in the next five years.... purchase to read more
Industry Report - Industry Key Buyers Chapter
The Sports and Athletic Field Construction industry's market share concentration is low, with the top two firms accounting for an estimated 3.1% of revenue. Some of the larger industry companies have contracts with organizations like universities and professional sports organizations outside their geographic region. Nevertheless, the majority of operators have regional reach. Over the five years to 2012, the industry has experienced mixed demand, increasing competition among firms. Consequently, the number of firms is estimated to decline at an average annual rate of 0.3% to 777 in 2012... purchase to read more
What is the Sports & Athletic Field Construction Industry?
This industry constructs and installs athletic and sports fields (such as for football, baseball, soccer and lacrosse). Companies construct artificial turf for sports fields; install grass fields; install athletic track; construct or install embedded equipment (e.g. goal posts, cages, protective netting and scoreboards); construct and install bleachers and install lighting. This industry does not include sports stadium construction.
Native-soil fieldsSand-capped fieldsArtificial fields
Constructing and installing sports and athletic fieldsInstalling native soil fieldsInstalling artificial turf fieldsInstalling sand-capped fieldsInstalling field infrastructure