Construction in the Waste Industry Report - UK 2011-2015 Analysis
Published: 28/02/2011 / Number of Pages: 85 / Price:
Introduction and Overview
AMA Research are pleased to announce the publication of the 2nd Edition of the report 'Construction in the Waste Industry Report - UK 2011-2015 Analysis', focusing on key market trends and major construction projects, which should be of particular interest to construction professionals involved in the waste sector and to waste management providers.
With over 85 pages and around 30 charts and tables this report includes:
- Market size and key issues of construction in the UK waste industry, forecast to 2015.
- Key market trends and the impact of the continuing economic downturn on waste projects.
- Impact of 2010 CSR for the waste sector.
- Key waste construction projects by region.
- Regional assessment, analysis and comment.
- Identification of construction contractors active in this sector and recent projects.
- National, regional and specialist waste management contractors, market shares and company profiles.
- Applications and Processes in the waste industry - key focus on material recovery facilities (MRFs), mechanical biological treatment (MBT) plants, in-vessel composting (IVC), anaerobic digestion (AD), gasification, pyrolysis and autoclaving. Development issues and trends in each sector.
- Summary of waste management market - overall market size, controlled waste arisings by sector.
Areas of particular interest:
- Assessment of the key market drivers and forecasts to 2015.
- Detailed assessment of waste transfer, treatment and energy from waste infrastructure - trends in capacities, key development issues.
- Key focus on MRFs, MBTs, AD & IVC plants, Autoclaves, gasification & pyrolysis plants and EfW incinerators.
- Regional review of construction within the waste sector including identification of projects in the pipeline.
- Review of operators of waste treatment and EfW facilities, including recently established turnkey contractors plus constructors active in the waste industry.
- Detailed market data and insight on the construction in the waste industry market by AMA Research, a leading UK provider of construction market intelligence.
Companies incuded in the report:
Aecom, Agrivert, Andigestion, Ascot Environmental, Augean Plc, Bagnall and Morris Waste Services, BAM Nuttall, Biffa Waste Services, Bioessence, Biogen Greenfinch, Birse Civils, Breheny Contractors, Bywaters (Leyton), Catalyst Lend Lease, Clugston Construction, CNIM UK, Cory Environmental Services, Costain Waste Management, Covanta Energy, Cyclamax, Cyclerval UK, Dean & Dyball, Devon Waste Management, Eco Sustainable Solutions, Envar, F and R Cawley, Fomento de Construcciones Y Contratas (FCC), Graphite Resources, Greater Manchester Waste (GMW), Greenstar UK, Grundon Waste Management, Hills Waste Solutions, Hochtief (UK) Construction, HW Martin Waste, Indigo Environmental Services, Inetec, Interserve Civils, John Laing, Kier Construction, Midland Compost and Recycling (MCR), Mytum and Selby Waste Recycling, New Earth Solutions (NES), Norfolk Environmental Waste Services (NEWS), North Midland Construction, Oran Waste, Orchid Environmental, Premier Waste Management, Prosper de Mulder (PDM), Shanks Waste Management Ltd, Sita Holdings UK, Smiths (Gloucester), Sterecycle, TEG Environmental, The Composting Company, The Countrystyle Group, Veolia Environmental Services, Viridor Waste Management, Vital Earth, VT Environmental Engineering, Waddington Waste, Waste Recycling Group Plc (WRG), West London Composting, William Tracey, Worm Tech, Yorwaste.
Overview of Construction Trends in the UK Waste Industry
- Overview of waste management market - waste arisings by sector by country, waste tonnages disposed of/recycled by route.
- Value of the waste construction market in the UK with forecasts to 2015.
- Assessment of key market drivers specific to waste treatment and disposal - key legislation; Government initiatives; Recyclables prices trends; downturn of UK economy.
- Legislative drivers and analysis of Government initiatives shaping delivery of waste infrastructure.
- Analysis of PFI/PPP contracts within the waste sector - including identification of contracts in procurement.
- Regional analysis of construction projects in the UK waste industry sector - identification of key projects in the development pipeline.
Applications and Processes in the Waste Industry
- Identification of operational waste facilities in England and Wales and analysis of influences on future capacity.
- Analysis of processes within the waste sector including waste transfer, Materials Recycling Facilities, Mechanical Biological Treatment, Advanced Biological Treatment, Mechanical Heat Treatment, Advanced Thermal Treatment, Incineration with Energy from Waste.
- Identification of trends and issues impacting on the development of waste facilities.
- Analysis of the types of structure constructed by application and process and estimation of related construction costs.
- Identification and analysis of construction/civils contractors active in the waste sector - incl. Earth Tech, Clugston Construction, Birse Civils, Dean & Dyball, Costain Waste Management, BAM Nuttall, Kier Construction and others.
- Summary and analysis of enterprises operating within the waste sector.
- Identification and analysis of general waste treatment and EfW plant operators including - Veolia ES, Biffa, SITA, Viridor, WRG, Shanks, Greenstar UK, CNIM, Cory, Greater Manchester Waste, Mersey Waste, Grundon, Oran Waste, Hills Waste Solutions, Premier Waste, Yorwaste and others.
- Estimation of market shares of leading players within the waste management sector.
- Identification and analysis of specialist waste facilities turnkey contractors - incl. Agrivert, Graphite Resources, Vital Earth, Bioganix, New Earth Solutions, Eco Sustainable Solutions, Biogen Greenfinch, VT Group, PDM and others.
In 2010, the waste construction market was estimated to be worth £260 million. This represents a growth of 3% on 2009. The waste construction market has experienced good growth in recent years reflecting demand for increased waste treatment capacity. The market is expected to continue to grow in the short term, with average rates of growth of 2-3%.
Factors supporting the market include the need for greater waste treatment capacity as population and consumption increase, increasingly tough landfill diversion targets and expanding speculative development in the commercial market. Factors negatively affecting market growth include government spending cuts, particularly in terms of cuts in funding to DEFRA and WRAP and the removal of waste PFI credits, and relatively new, untested markets for output products. Large European waste management companies entering the UK market are the most significant competitors to the current participants.
Energy from waste, Anaerobic Digestion and In-Vessel Composting remain the sectors with the greatest growth potential in the short to medium term while Legislative changes leading to tougher waste targets have had a beneficial impact on the waste construction market as alternatives to landfill are sought. In addition, increasing prices for recyclables and strengthening markets for other outputs such as energy and compost like output (CLO), have supported the market in recent months. Continued development of new technology sectors will provide an opportunity to add value to the market, as will expansion of commercial and industrial waste treatment projects.
Public sector capital expenditure will fall from 2011. Previous levels of expenditure were unsustainable against the background of public sector debt and the 2010 CSR brought about a significant spending review and a so-called "austerity budget". Prices for output products are expected to see steady growth as the markets become more established and as manufacturing returns to normal levels and demand increases, particularly from the expanding markets of India and China.
The waste construction market is expected to continue to grow in 2011 as a number of PFI contracts signed in 2009 and 2010 see construction begin on new waste facilities. From 2011, the market is expected to see growth remain low at around 2-3%, although growth is expected to strengthen as economic conditions improve, resulting in a market value in 2015 forecast at £307 million, 18% growth on 2010.
List of Report Contents
- Contents Listing
- 1. INTRODUCTION 6
- 1.1 BACKGROUND 6
- 1.2 SOURCES OF INFORMATION 6
- GLOSSARY OF TERMS 8
- 2. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY & FUTURE PROSPECTS 10
- 2.1 SUMMARY 10
- 2.2 FUTURE PROSPECTS 11
- 3. ECONOMIC ENVIRONMENT 12
- 3.1 GDP 12
- 3.2 INFLATION & INTEREST RATES 13
- 3.3 UNEMPLOYMENT 14
- 3.4 HOUSEHOLD CONSUMPTION 14
- 3.5 HOUSING & CONSTRUCTION 15
- 3.6 STERLING 16
- 3.7 POPULATION PROFILE 17
- 3.8 CONCLUSIONS 18
- 4. CONSTRUCTION IN THE WASTE INDUSTRY 20
- 4.1 DEFINITION 20
- 4.2 OVERVIEW OF WASTE MANAGEMENT MARKET 21
- 4.3 WASTE MANAGEMENT CONSTRUCTION - MARKET SIZE AND TRENDS 22
- 4.4 KEY MARKET FACTORS 25
- 4.4.1 General Economy 25
- 4.4.2 EU Directives & UK Legislation 25
- 4.4.3 Government Initiatives 28
- 4.4.4 Recyclables Price Trends 30
- 4.4.5 Energy Input Costs 31
- 5. REGIONAL CONSTRUCTION 32
- 5.1 PFI/PPP 32
- 5.2 REGIONAL CONSTRUCTION 38
- 5.2.1 South West England 38
- 5.2.2 South East England 40
- 5.2.3 London 42
- 5.2.4 West Midlands 44
- 5.2.5 East Midlands 46
- 5.2.6 East of England 48
- 5.2.7 North West 50
- 5.2.8 North East 52
- 5.2.9 Yorkshire & Humberside 52
- 5.2.10 Scotland 54
- 5.2.11 Wales 56
- 5.2.12 Northern Ireland 57
- 6. APPLICATIONS AND PROCESSES IN THE WASTE INDUSTRY 58
- 6.1 OVERVIEW 58
- 6.2 WASTE TRANSFER STATIONS 60
- 6.2.1 Introduction & Definition 60
- 6.2.2 Development Issues 60
- 6.3 MATERIALS RECOVERY / RECYCLING FACILITIES 62
- 6.3.1 Introduction & Definition 62
- 6.3.2 Development Issues 63
- 6.4 MECHANICAL BIOLOGICAL TREATMENT (MBT) 64
- 6.4.1 Introduction & Definition 64
- 6.4.2 Development Issues 64
- 6.5 ADVANCED BIOLOGICAL TREATMENT (ABT) 66
- 6.5.1 Introduction & Definition 66
- 6.5.2 Development Issues 67
- 6.6 INCINERATION WITH EFW 68
- 6.6.1 Introduction & Definition 68
- 6.6.2 Development Issues 69
- 6.7 MECHANICAL HEAT TREATMENT 71
- 6.7.1 Introduction & Definition 71
- 6.7.2 Development Issues 71
- 6.8 ADVANCED THERMAL TREATMENT 72
- 6.8.1 Introduction & Definition 72
- 6.8.2 Development issues 72
- 7. CONTRACTORS REVIEW 73
- 7.1 SUMMARY OF TRENDS 73
- 7.2 LEADING CONTRACTORS 74
- 7.3 SPECIALIST CONTRACTORS 78
- 7.3.1 Introduction 78
- 7.3.2 Advanced Biological Treatment 79
- 7.3.3 Mechanical Heat Treatment 80
- 7.3.4 Incineration with EfW 81
- 7.4 CONSTRUCTORS 82
- Tables & Charts
- CHART 1 UK WASTE CONSTRUCTION MARKET 2005-2015 BY VALUE (£M) 10
- CHART 2 INTEREST RATES AND INFLATION (CPI) FROM 1992-2015 13
- CHART 3 PDI & SAVINGS RATIO AT CURRENT PRICES 1992-2015 15
- TABLE 4 EXCHANGE RATE FLUCTUATIONS 2004-2010 - STERLING TO THE DOLLAR, AND THE EURO, SPOT RATES 17
- CHART 5 AGE DISTRIBUTION OF THE RESIDENT UK POPULATION MID-2008 ('000) 18
- TABLE 6 UK ESTIMATED CONTROLLED WASTE ARISINGS (MILLION TONNES) BY SECTOR 21
- CHART 7 GREAT BRITAIN PERMITTED WASTE MANAGEMENT THROUGHPUT BY METHOD 2008 22
- TABLE 8 UK CONSTRUCTION IN THE WASTE SECTOR - NEWBUILD OUTPUT BY VALUE 2005 - 2015 23
- TABLE 9 KEY EU DIRECTIVES RE: WASTE MANAGEMENT 26
- TABLE 10 KEY WASTE LEGISLATION FOR ENGLAND & WALES, SCOTLAND & NORTHERN IRELAND 27
- TABLE 11 AVERAGE PRICE RANGES PAID FOR RECYCLABLE MATERIALS FROM MSW AND COMMERCIAL WASTE STREAMS (£/TONNE) JANUARY 2009-JANUARY 2011 31
- TABLE 12 WASTE MANAGEMENT CONTRACTS SIGNED AS AT JANUARY 2011 33
- TABLE 13 WASTE MANAGEMENT CONTRACTS IN PROCUREMENT JANUARY 2011 35
- TABLE 14 KEY WASTE CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS IN THE SOUTH WEST 39
- TABLE 15 KEY WASTE CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS IN THE SOUTH EAST 41
- TABLE 16 KEY WASTE CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS IN LONDON 43
- TABLE 17 KEY WASTE CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS IN THE WEST MIDLANDS 45
- TABLE 18 KEY WASTE CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS IN THE EAST MIDLANDS 47
- TABLE 19 KEY WASTE CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS IN THE EAST OF ENGLAND 49
- TABLE 20 KEY WASTE CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS IN THE NORTH WEST 51
- TABLE 21 KEY WASTE CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS IN THE NORTH EAST 52
- TABLE 22 KEY WASTE CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS IN YORKSHIRE & THE HUMBER 53
- TABLE 23 KEY WASTE CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS IN SCOTLAND 55
- TABLE 24 KEY WASTE CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS IN WALES 57
- TABLE 25 KEY WASTE CONSTRUCTION PROJECTS IN NORTHERN IRELAND 57
- TABLE 26 ENGLAND & WALES - NO. PERMITTED WASTE FACILITIES OPERATIONAL BY TYPE BY REGION 2008 59
- TABLE 27 ENGLAND & WALES -WASTE TRANSFER INPUTS ('000 TONNES) 2001 -2008 61
- TABLE 28 MBT FACILITIES - TYPICAL SIZES & COSTS 65
- TABLE 29 OPERATIONAL INCINERATION CAPACITY - '000 TONNES (NO. SITES) 2008 69
- TABLE 30 ACQUISITIONS IN THE UK WASTE SECTOR IN 2010-11 73
- TABLE 31 UK WASTE MANAGEMENT SERVICES MARKET - ESTIMATED SHARES 74
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