AMA Research are pleased to announce the publication of the 1st Edition of the report ‘Five Key Opportunities in the Commercial Construction Sector - UK 2011-2015 Analysis’. This new report focuses on five key areas where medium-term spending and expansion programmes are still expected and where opportunities still exist for contractors. The report should be of particular interest to clients, construction professionals and supply chains currently involved or seeking involvement in the private commercial sector.
Five key sectors covered in the report:
Grocery Retail & Supermarkets; Private Care Homes; Budget Hotels, Student Accommodation Industrial & Retail Warehousing Analysis of these key sectors focuses on the size, structure and value of each sector; forecasts for construction activity and output to 2015; key private clients and their spending programmes, and forward development pipelines and sector construction capability - which contractors are winning work in these sectors.
Areas of particular interest:
Cuts in public spending will almost certainly impact heavily on the industry as a whole, with public sector output expected to fall by 25% over 2011-2015, but tempered by 25% growth in private sector output over the period. Supermarket projects expected to lead the recovery in retail construction output - first wave of major retail development is expected to commence on site in 2011-12 with a more substantial increase in retail construction expected in 2013. Private care home market is still relatively strong and is forecast to experience 5% growth over next5 years - an extra 50,000 new places needed up to 2010. Budget hotel operators have grown market share and outperformed other segments of hotel supply during the downturn - trend is for future growth of 5%pa to 2020. Student accommodation market has emerged as a key investment sector over the past decade, attracting growing interest from investors, developers and private operators. Demand still expected to outweigh supply with the main operators and developers indicating forward pipelines of almost 25,000 bed-spaces. Growth prospects remain positive for Industrial & Retail Warehousing sector between 2011 and 2015, with around 9% in construction output forecast in 2011.
Key areas covered in the report include:
CONSTRUCTION MARKET IN THE UK
Value of output - Construction New Work. Construction performance in 2011 - forecasts up to 2015. Public / Private Sector Construction Output - recent and forecasts up to 2015. Construction performance of key private sectors - overall output values, forecasts 2011- 2015.
GROCERY RETAILING AND SUPERMARKETS
Market size and value and structure - overall shares of leaders. Leading supermarket chains and superstores - No. of stores, market shares. Building programmes in the grocery retail sector - overview of sector. Grocery development pipeline. Building Programmes and expansion plans of leading supermarkets - 2010-15 for each major grp group (store openings, investment budgets, key contractors etc). Construction capability and supply in the grocery retail sector - major players, consultants etc.
INDEPENDENT SECTOR LONG-TERM CARE HOMES
Overview of the private long-term care sector. Sector definition, value and size. Supply and demand in the care home sector - overview of types of operators - forecasts of demand an d supply up to 2020. Leading independent care home providers - key players, no. of homes, impact of recent issues. Building programmes and expansion plans of leading care home providers - up to 2015. Construction capability and supply in the care home sector - key contractors, investment funds.
BUDGET HOTEL SECTOR
Sector overview and size. Market structure - leading budget hotel chains in the UK. Building programmes in the budget hotel sector. Budget hotel development pipeline - key plans, timing, budgets for major players. Building programmes and expansion plans of the leading budget hotel operators - up to 2015. Construction capability and supply in the budget hotel sector - key contractors.
STUDENT ACCOMMODATION SECTOR
Sector overview, size and student numbers. Impact of financial constraints on the student accommodation sector. Provision of student accommodation - regional and London markets, mix of university / privately owned accommodation 2011. Likely changes 2011-2015. Leading commercial operators of student accommodation - major players, market shares of Top 20. Investment funds in the student accommodation sector. Building programmes/development pipeline in the student accommodation sector - forecasts up to 2015, changes in demand and supply. Construction capability and supply in the student accommodation sector - key players.
INDUSTRIAL & RETAIL WAREHOUSING SECTOR
Sector overview, size and levels of take-up. Warehouse occupiers by end use sector. Retail warehousing. Regional warehousing sector - key players. Outlook for warehousing sector and development activity in 2011 and beyond. Building programmes and expansion plans in the warehousing sector - major players. Construction capability and supply in the warehousing sector.