Feeling parched: Illinois' population decline has slightly reduced the need for industry operators

The Water and Sewer Line Construction industry in Illinois is expected to decline over the five years to 2017. This projected drop is largely attributed to a decrease in the state's population size. In addition, federal assistance, which is used to supplement the costs for infrastructure maintenance and repair work, has declined, contributing to the industry revenue trend. Industry revenue is expected to increase over the five years to 2022. Sales growth will be largely driven by an increase in government investments in lead-reduction efforts, and a rise in the state's population size...purchase to read more.

Industry Statistics & Market Size
Revenue
$2bn
Annual Growth 12-17
-1.0%
Forecast Growth 17-22
Profit
Employment
3,235
Businesses
349

Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • Sales growth will be largely driven by an increase in government investments in lead-reduction efforts and a rise in population
  • Quality considerations have prevented a more dramatic decline in industry revenue
  • Demand for water and sewage system reconstruction in Illinois is projected to climb
  • Additional Insights for the Water & Sewer Line Construction in Illinois Industry

    IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Water & Sewer Line Construction in Illinois Industry are

  • Ability to compete on tender
  • Must comply with government regulations
  • Ability to alter range of services in favor of market conditions
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Local and State Government Expenditure in Illinois and Population of Illinois in the Water & Sewer Line Construction in Illinois industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Water & Sewer Line Construction in Illinois Industry?

    This industry comprises contractors that are responsible for the construction, reconstruction and repair of water mains, sewers, drains, aqueducts, pumping stations, treatment plants and storage tanks. It also includes construction management companies and special trade contractors that are involved in water and sewer line construction. All structures that are integral parts of water and sewer networks are included in this industry.

    Industry Products
  • Value of new construction
  • Value of construction additions, alterations or reconstruction
  • Value of construction maintenance and repair
  • Industry Activities
  • Water main construction
  • Sewer construction
  • Drain construction
  • Water and sewer line construction management
  • Water and sewage treatment plant construction
  • Water and sewer line repair and maintenance
  • Similar Industries
  • Transmission Line Construction
  • Heavy Engineering Construction
  • Water & Sewer Line Construction
  • Oil & Gas Pipeline Construction
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  • Oil & Gas Pipeline Construction in California
  • Excavation Contractors in California
  • Water & Sewer Line Construction in New York
  • Oil & Gas Pipeline Construction in New York
  • Excavation Contractors in New York
  • Excavation Contractors in Illinois
  • Oil & Gas Pipeline Construction in Texas
  • Water & Sewer Line Construction in Texas
  • Water & Sewer Line Construction in Florida
  • Excavation Contractors in Florida
  • Water & Sewer Line Construction in Massachusetts
  • Excavation Contractors in Massachusetts
  • Oil & Gas Pipeline Construction in Ohio
  • Water & Sewer Line Construction in Ohio
  • Excavation Contractors in Ohio
  • Water & Sewer Line Construction in Pennsylvania
  • Oil & Gas Pipeline Construction in Pennsylvania
  • Excavation Contractors in Pennsylvania
  • Water & Sewer Line Construction in New Jersey
  • Oil & Gas Pipeline Construction in New Jersey
  • Excavation Contractors in New Jersey
  • Excavation Contractors in Georgia
  • Water & Sewer Line Construction in Michigan
  • Oil & Gas Pipeline Construction in Michigan
  • Excavation Contractors in Michigan
  • Excavation Contractors in Wisconsin
  • Excavation Contractors in Washington
  • Excavation Contractors in Virginia
  • Excavation Contractors in Tennessee
  • Water & Sewer Line Construction in Missouri
  • Oil & Gas Pipeline Construction in Missouri
  • Excavation Contractors in Missouri
  • Excavation Contractors in Minnesota
  • Excavation Contractors in Maryland
  • Excavation Contractors in Colorado
  • Table of Contents

    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Local and State Government Expenditure in Illinois
  • Population of Illinois
  • Value of Residential Construction in Illinois
  • Yield on 10-year Treasury note

  • Current Performance
  • Decreasing population stifles demand
  • Water quality considerations
  • Industry profitability
  • Chart: Revenue Growth

  • Industry Outlook
  • Continued lead reduction efforts
  • Water supply planning and management
  • Industry profit margins
  • Table: Water & Sewer Line Construction in Illinois Industry Revenue Outlook

  • Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Water & Sewer Line Construction in Illinois Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing and Hunting
  • Water Supply & Irrigation Systems
  • Sewage Treatment Facilities
  • Engineering Services
  • Road & Highway Construction

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Concrete Pipe & Block Manufacturing
  • Construction Machinery Manufacturing
  • Heavy Equipment Rental
  • Metal Pipe & Tube Manufacturing
  • Plastic Pipe & Parts Manufacturing
  • Sand & Gravel Mining
  • Valve Manufacturing

  • Products & Services
  • Value of new construction
  • Value of construction additions, alterations or reconstruction
  • Value of construction maintenance and repair
  • Chart: Water & Sewer Line Construction in Illinois Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Major Markets
  • Water mains, storage, wells and related facility operators
  • Sewers, sewer lines and septic systems operators
  • Sewage and water treatment plant operators
  • Other
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Water & Sewer Line Construction in Illinois Industry

  • Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
    ProfitPurchasesWagesRent and utilitiesDepreciation and other costs
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Water & Sewer Line Construction in Illinois

  • Basis of Competition
    Barriers to Entry
  • Table: Barrier to Entry Checklist for the Water & Sewer Line Construction in Illinois Industry

  • AECOM, CDM Smith Inc., Kiewit Corporation, Walsh Group,
  • Table: AECOM - financial performance
  • Table: CDM Smith Inc. - financial performance
  • Table: Kiewit Corporation - financial performance
  • Table: Walsh Group - financial performance

  • Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Water & Sewer Line Construction in Illinois Industry
  • Chart: Tools of the Trade: Growth Strategies for Success

  • Technology & Systems
    Revenue Volatility
  • Chart: Volatility vs Industry Growth

  • Regulation & Policy
    Industry Assistance
    Table: Industry Data for the Water & Sewer Line Construction in Illinois Industry
    Includes:
  • Industry Revenue (2008-2022)
  • Establishments (2008-2022)
  • Businesses (2008-2022)
  • Employment (2008-2022)
  • Wages (2008-2022)
  • Local and State Government Expenditure in Illinois (2008-2022)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Building Information Modeling (Bim)
  • The process of generating and administering an integrated digital model of the physical and functional characteristics of buildings rather than using separate sets of drawings.
  • Consent Decree
  • A judicial judgment that confirms a voluntary agreement by the participants in a lawsuit in which the defendant agrees to take specific actions without admitting fault or guilt for the situation.
  • Subcontractor
  • An individual or company hired by a general or prime contractor to perform a specific task as part of the overall project.
  • Tender
  • A written offer or bid to contract goods or services at a specified cost or rate.
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