Building up: Rising consumer spending and favorable interest rates have supported industry growth

The Commercial Building Construction industry in Massachusetts encompasses the value of all new work, alterations and repair and maintenance performed by general contractors, project managers and design-build companies on commercial projects such as offices, hotels and restaurants, retail and warehouse spaces, amusement parks and other recreational buildings. Overall, industry revenue is expected to grow an annualized 12.7% to reach $5.5 billion over the five years to 2018, which includes expected growth of 1.7% in 2018 alone. During the five-year period the number of enterprises grew an annualized 1.1% to reach 1,356, while industry employment increased an annualized 4.8% to reach 5,844 total employees...purchase to read more.

Industry Statistics & Market Size
Annual Growth 13-18
Forecast Growth 18-23

Industry Threats & Opportunities

  • Above all, industry performance has been supported by increases in per capita disposable income and in consumer spending
  • Industry Report - Industry Locations Chapter

    Establishments in the Commercial Building Construction industry in Massachusetts are most concentrated in the North Shore and Greater Boston regions, which account for a respective 35.6% and 23.6% of industry establishments in 2018. The next most highly concentrated regions of the state are as follows: the Southern Massachusetts region accounts for 15.9% of industry establishments, while Western and Central Massachusetts account for a respective 11.3% and 12.0%. Finally Cape Cod accounts for just 1.5% of industry establishments in 2018.The regional distribution of establishments most closely follows the state's distribution of population and population density. Overall, establishments are most concentrated in population-dense, often urban, locales. Thi...purchase to read more.

    Additional Insights for the Commercial Building Construction in Massachusetts Industry

    IBISWorld identifies 250 Key Success Factors for a business.The most important for the Commercial Building Construction in Massachusetts Industry are

  • Access to highly skilled workforce
  • Ability to negotiate successfully with regulator
  • Ability to compete on tender
  • IBISWorld analysts also discuss how external factors such as Value of private nonresidential construction in Massachusetts and Office rental vacancy in the Commercial Building Construction in Massachusetts industry impact industry performance..

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    What is the Commercial Building Construction in Massachusetts Industry?

    This industry includes those companies primarily responsible for work on the construction (i.e. new construction, additions, alterations, maintenance and repairs) of office, retail, hotel, agricultural and entertainment buildings. Participants are general contractors or project managers. This industry excludes institutional buildings (e.g. hospitals and schools), heavy industrial buildings (e.g. factories and power plants) or infrastructure (e.g. communications towers or oil pipelines).

    Industry Products
  • Construction management at-risk
  • Design and build contracts
  • Design, bid and build contracts
  • Construction management agency
  • IDP Contracts
  • Industry Activities
  • Office building construction
  • Hotel and motel construction
  • Restaurant, cafe and bar construction
  • Retail store construction
  • Shopping center or shopping mall construction
  • Commercial warehouse construction
  • Service and gas station construction
  • Auto service and sales store construction
  • Entertainment and recreation building construction (e.g. casinos, gyms, cinemas and arenas)
  • Radio and television broadcast studio construction
  • Similar Industries
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  • Architects
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  • Table of Contents

    Industry Definition
    Main Activities
    Similar Industries
    Additional Resources
    Industry Statistics Snapshot
    Industry Structure
    Executive Summary
    Executive Summary
    Key External Drivers
  • Value of private nonresidential construction in Massachusetts
  • Office rental vacancy
  • Consumer spending in Massachusetts
  • Yield on 10-year Treasury note

  • Current Performance
    Industry Outlook
    Industry Life Cycle
  • Life cycle reasons
  • Chart: Benchmarking - Commercial Building Construction in Massachusetts Industry Lifecycle vs The Economy

  • Supply Chains
    Key Buying Industries
  • Wholesale Trade
  • Gas Stations with Convenience Stores
  • Department Stores
  • Real Estate Investment Trusts
  • Amusement Parks
  • Casino Hotels

  • Key Selling Industries
  • Cement Manufacturing
  • Concrete Pipe & Block Manufacturing
  • Construction
  • Construction & Mining Equipment Wholesaling
  • Glass Product Manufacturing
  • Heavy Equipment Rental
  • Iron & Steel Manufacturing
  • Property, Casualty and Direct Insurance
  • Wholesale Trade

  • Products & Services
  • Construction management at-risk
  • Design, bid and build contracts
  • Construction management agency
  • Design and build contracts
  • IDP Contracts
  • Chart: Commercial Building Construction in Massachusetts Industry Products and Services Segmentation

  • Major Markets
  • Office building construction markets
  • Commercial building construction markets
  • Lodging construction markets
  • Amusement and recreational building construction
  • Chart: Major Market Segmentation for the Commercial Building Construction in Massachusetts Industry

  • Business Locations
    Chart: Business Locations by State
    Market Share Concentration
    Key Success Factors
    Cost Structure Benchmarks
  • Chart: Cost Structure Benchmarking – Sector vs Commercial Building Construction in Massachusetts

  • Basis of Competition
    Barriers to Entry
    Suffolk Construction Company, Consigli Construction Co. Inc., Callahan Construction Managers Inc., Shawmut Design and Construction,
  • Table: Suffolk Construction Company - financial performance
  • Table: Consigli Construction Co. Inc. - financial performance
  • Table: Callahan Construction Managers Inc. - financial performance
  • Table: Shawmut Design and Construction - financial performance

  • Capital Intensity
  • Chart: Level of Capital Intensity for the Commercial Building Construction in Massachusetts 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 Commercial Building Construction in Massachusetts Industry
  • Industry Revenue (2009-2023)
  • Industry Gross Product (2009-2023)
  • Establishments (2009-2023)
  • Businesses (2009-2023)
  • Employment (2009-2023)
  • Wages (2009-2023)
  • Value of private nonresidential construction in Massachusett (2009-2023)

  • Table: Annual Percentage Change for Key Industry Data
    Table: Key Ratios for Industry Key Data
    Computer-Aided Design (Cad)
  • The use of computer technology to aid the design and drafting of a part or product using software tools that can create two-dimensional drawings or three-dimensional models.
  • Developer
  • An enterprise that prepares a real estate site for residential or commercial use. A developer raises capital, gains zoning approvals and hires contractors to design, construct and develop property.
  • General Contractor (Gc)
  • Also called a prime contractor. An individual or company that manages the construction of a structure for a property owner or developer. A GC may retain a labor force or use subcontractors.
  • Write Down
  • To deliberately reduce the value of an asset to reflect its current market value.
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