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Highway Maintenance Market Report – UK 2015-2019 Analysis

AMA Research have published the 2nd edition of the report 'Highway Maintenance Market Report – UK 2015-2019 Analysis'. The report should be of particular interest to clients, contractors and other members of the supply chain including; suppliers, manufacturers, consulting engineers etc. and provides a comprehensive review of the highway maintenance sector.

Key areas covered:

  • Structure and size of the UK Highway Maintenance sector - budgets, funding sources etc.
  • Structure of responsibility for highway maintenance - Highways England, DLO'sm, Long Term Maintenance Contracts, Devolved Agencies.
  • Review of England, Scotland, Wales and Northern Ireland highway maintenance sectors.
  • Maintenance materials - market size, trends, key suppliers for asphalt, bitumen, surface dressings, aggregates etc.
  • Market forecasts - overall sector and for key product sectors.
Key areas of insight include:
  • Key market trends and the impact of Government spending on highways projects and maintenance.
  • Structure of highway maintenance contracts in UK – Highways England, DLO’s, Contractors, Agencies etc – impact of recent Election on mix between in-house and external maintenance contracts.
  • Review of key material sectors – asphalt, bitumen, surface dressings, aggregates etc – market sizes, trends and key players.
  • Supply chain review – key players, material suppliers, long term maintenance contractors etc.
Some of the companies included:

A-one Colas, Amey, Ayton, Balfour Beatty Living Places, BEAR Scotland, Berkshire Macadams, Bestco Surfacing, Bituchem, Breedon Aggregates, Britcon, Carillion, Cemex, Chevron, Chris Wright Planing, Clearview Traffic, Cleveland Potash, CMS Pozament, Colas, Coldmac, Coneworx, Connect Plus, Dowhigh, Fitzgerald, FM Conway, Fosroc, Foster Contracting, Glendinning Highways, Halcrow, Hanson UK, Hazell & Jefferies Henry Williams, Holcim (Aggregate Industries), INEOS, Irish Salt Mining, J B Riney & Co, Jet Plant Hire, Jobling Purser, Jordan Surfacing, JPCS, Kiely Bros, Kier Group, Lafarge Tarmac, Lagan, Leith Group, Marlborough Surfacing, May Gurney, McQuillan Companies, Midland Quarry Products, Miles Macadam, Murrill Construction, Nynas, O’Hara Bros, O’Rourke, Parex, Peacock, Phoenix Specialist Solutions, Power Plane, Rhino Asphalt Solutions, R J Dance, Ringway/Eurovia, Ronacrete, Salt Union, Scotland TranServ, Shell, SIG UK, Specialist Surfacing, Spray Tanker Services, SSE Contracting, Stabilised Pavements, T J Services, Tarstone Surfacing, Tayside Contracts, Total, United Asphalt, Volker Highways, Wainwright, Whitemountain Quarry, Wirtgen.

Key areas covered in the report include:

HIGHWAY CONSTRUCTION AND MAINTENANCE BUDGETS
  • Infrastructure Output – split by roads, rail, water, electricity etc. – output by sector 2010-14 – forecasts for infrastructure 2015-2019. Key authorities responsible for roads.
  • Department of Transport Road Budgets – 2015-21. Programme Areas – Highways England, Local Authorities, Transport for London – major schemes, maintenance etc.
  • Investment in Transport Infrastructure – DfT, Highways England - Resource / Capital – 2015-2021.
  • Highways England – 13 operational regions - areas covered, roads managed 2015.
  • Highways England – Indicative Budgets 2015-21 - Capital and Resource Budgets - Areas of Spend – New Projects, Major Schemes, Maintenance, Network Management, Technology Improvements, Smaller Schemes Budgets etc.
  • Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland – overview of road management agencies 2011-2014.
  • Scotland – motorways and trunk road expenditure 2011-2016 – Road Improvements, Structural Repairs, Forth Bridge Crossing, Network Improvements, Routine and Winter Maintenance etc. Local Authority road expenditure 2008-12.
  • Wales – roads expenditure 2009-14 – structural maintenance, routine/winter maintenance, street lighting etc.
  • HIGHWAY MAINTENANCE CONTRACTS
  • Non-Trunk Road Network – management structure - rest of the network is maintained by 217 local authorities, including county councils, metropolitan boroughs, London boroughs, district councils etc.
  • Reactive highway maintenance in the UK - market is split between DLO’s that are part of the council, and long term contracts - recent trends in mix - analysis of split, shares, differences between authorities, London Boroughs and regions (devolved authorities in Wales, Scotland, N. Ireland etc).
  • Types of Contracts – Framework Agreements, Term Maintenance Contracts, Consortia, PFI.
  • Local Government spending on transport – split by funding area – roads, rail, bus, parking services etc.
  • Data on Road Network – number of vehicles, road length, class of roads etc, Spending on potholes.
  • Local Authority spend on reactive road maintenance – England, Scotland, Wales, N. Ireland.
KEY PRODUCTS/MATERIALS
  • Review of major areas of expenditure on highway treatments - products/services covered relate to the surface of the road which includes surface treatments and reinstatement of the road pavement and repairing manhole frames, gulleys and street lighting etc.
  • Key Product Sectors - Bitumen macadam and asphalt manufacture and application, Surface dressing manufacture and application, Bitumen emulsion manufacture and applications, Aggregates for macadam and surface dressing. Special surfaces including Anti skid surfacing, slurry and micro surfacing, Footpath treatments, Road markings, Reinstatement products, manhole repair products, Road studs, Winter maintenance, Street lighting etc.
  • Reviews of market size - trends, drivers, key manufacturers / suppliers, shares, future prospects.
CONTRACTOR REVIEW
  • Key contractors – term maintenance contractors (Kier, Amey, Ringway, Balfour Beatty etc) specialist road contractors, consulting engineers etc.
  • Company profiles


  • INTRODUCTION
    • Background
    • Sources of Information
  • SUMMARY
    • Table Analysis of local authorities with Highway Maintenance Responsibility 2015 - Split by Type of Authority, DLO's and Long Term Contracts
  • ECONOMIC ENVIRONMENT
    • GDP
      • Table GDP Data - 2012-2014 - Key Constituent Elements
    • Inflation & Interest Rates
    • Unemployment
    • Housing & Construction
    • Sterling
      • Table Exchange Rate Fluctuations 2009-2015 - Sterling To The Dollar, And The Euro, Spot Rates
    • Conclusions
  • LOCAL GOVERNMENT ORGANISATION AND STRUCTURE FOR HIGHWAY MAINTENANCE
    • Background
      • Table Infrastructure Output by Sector (Roads, Railways, Water, Electricity, etc - 2010-2014 - By Value (£m) and % Change By Value
    • Organisation of Local Government in the UK
    • Structure of Authorities Responsible for Highway Maintenance
    • Motorways and trunk roads: England, Scotland and Northern Ireland
      • Highways England
        • Table Structure of Highways England Operational Areas 2015-Regions, Operational Areas Covered, Roads Managed
      • Transport Scotland
      • South Wales and North Wales Trunk Road Agencies
      • Transport NI
      • Non trunk road network: England, Scotland, Wales, Isle of Man, Channel Islands
        • Table Analysis of local authorities with Highway Maintenance Responsibility 2015 - Split by Type of Authority, DLO's and Long Term Contracts
  • TYPES OF CONTRACTS
    • Background
    • Framework Agreements
    • Annual tenders
    • Term maintenance contracts
    • Buying consortia
    • PFI contracts
  • HIGHWAY EXSPENDITURE UK
    • Background
      • Table Autumn Spending Review - Transport Long-term Spending Plans by Programme Area 2015-2021 (Highways England, LA Maintenance, HS2, London Transport etc)
      • Table Department of Transport: Highways Maintenance Funding Allocations to Local Authorities 2015/16 - 2020/21: Total Allocation
    • Highways England Expenditure
      • Background
        • Table Programme Area Expenditure: Highways England, from Autumn Spending Review 2015/16-2012/21
    • Scotland
      • Table Motorways and Trunk Roads Expenditure: Scotland 2011/12 - 2015/16 by Work Area (Structural Repairs, Routine Maintenance, Road Improvements etc)
    • Wales
      • Table Roads and Transport Revenue Expenditure Wales (Safety & Routine Maintenance, Planning, Winter maintenance etc) 2008/9- 2013/14
    • Local authority expenditure on highway maintenance: England: Non motorway and trunk roads
      • Background
        • Table Analysis of Total & Average Spend on Highway Maintenance - by types of council authority 2012 - England, Scotland, Wales and N. Ireland
    • London Boroughs
  • KEY MARKET INFLUENCES AND TRENDS
    • Background
      • Table Alarm Survey 2014 - No. of Potholes, Average Cost and Total Spend - England and Wales
      • Table Local authority overall road maintenance budgets 2013/2014 £m
  • SPECIALIST HIGHWAY MAINTENANCE PRODUCTS AND PROCESSES
    • Introduction
    • Bitumen Macadam Asphalt Surfacing
      • Table Total Production of Hot Mix Asphalt and Macadam Mixes in UK 2009 - 2019 Million tonnes/No. of Production Plants
      • Table Main uses for Bitumen - based Asphalts and Macadams 2015 (Highway Surfacing, Patching/Potholes, Other Surfacing etc)
    • Surface Dressing
      • Table UK Surface Dressing Market: Binder Supply – Bitumen Emulsion - 2009-2019 (000 tonnes)
      • Table Suppliers of surface dressing binders in the UK - Estimated Volumes and Market Share 2015
    • Surface Dressing Aggregates
    • Resin Anti-Skid Surfacing/High Friction Surfacing
    • Slurry Seal- Micro Surfacing
    • Bitumen Emulsions
      • Table Bitumen Emulsion Market - Mix by Surface Dressing/Others : 2009-2019 (000's tonnes)
    • Footpaths
    • Road Markings
    • Emergency Highway Bitumen Reinstatement Products
      • Background
      • Manhole Levelling Compounds:
        • Table Market Share Analysis of Leading Companies supplying cement-based bagged manhole levelling compounds and setting 2015
    • Road Studs
    • Winter Maintenance
    • Road and Street Lighting
      • Background
        • Table Street Lighting Market Size - Revenue Expenditure and Financing 2013-2014
        • Table Street Lighting Market 2014-2019 - Split by New Projects/Replacement Equipment, Maintenance, Energy Consumption
      • Types of lighting
  • SURFACING CONTRACTORS
    • Types of Surfacing Contractors
      • Bitumen Surfacing
      • Road Planing
      • Retread
      • Surface Dressing
      • Resin & Anti-Skid/High Friction Surfacing
      • Slurry Seal
      • Road Marking / Traffic Management
      • Street Furniture and Lighting
  • HIGHWAYS CONTRACTORS / MATERIAL SUPPLIERS
    • Term Maintenance Contractors
    • Product suppliers / distributors
    • Specialist road contractors
      • Consulting engineers
  • DISTRIBUTION CHANNELS
    • Direct to Contractor/Direct Labour Organisation
    • Specialist Distributors
    • Builders Merchants
    • Plant Hire
  • FUTURE PROSPECTS
    • Future Trends
  • ASSOCIATED SUPPLIERS AND TRADE ASSOCIATIONS

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