Construction, Design-Build, and EPC

November 2018

Sectorwatch

The construction industry continues to evolve as technology and alternative delivery models enable firms to deliver projects better, faster, and cheaper. M&A activity continues as firms look to add market diversity, technology experience, and specialized project expertise for complex building types.

Industry Trends:

  • Current revenue growth rate is less than the average of the last 3 years, indicating that the market may be flattening or declining
  • Current gross profit margin is less than the average of the last 3 years gross profit margins, indicating customer pricing power
  • Current EBITDA margin is less than the average of the last 3 years EBITDA margins, which may signal further consolidation