Environmental Business Journal Archives

EBJ Vol XXV No 11: The U.S. Water Industry

EBJ presents its annual analysis of the $141-billion U.S. water industry with data tables on the industry in 10 subsegments. Interviews and comments by leaders and innovators in consulting & engineering, equipment manufacturing, trade associations and analysts, complement market analysis and list of top companies from both EBJ's databases of Water Equipment & Chemical companies and Consulting & Engineering firms. Key issues are industry outreach to support the evolution towards accurate pricing of water, alternative project delivery and produced water at oil & gas sites.


EBJ Vol XXV No 10: Environmental Consulting & Engineering Industry Review & Outlook

EBJ's annual analysis of the environmental consulting & engineering industry details the $28 billion U.S. industry in market and competitive data, and interviews and profiles large and small companies. M&A continues to be a broad strategic option deployed by many firms, and small firms are kept on their toes with offers coming and advisors suggest they have their house in order. EBJ's annual analysis of the C&E segment of the environmental industry presents data on market size, market breakdowns, growth, forecasts, benchmark perfomance and international revenues by size of firms, and also lists the top 60 U.S. environmental consulting & engineering firms.


EBJ Vol XXV No 08 & 09: Environmental Industry Overview

EBJ presents its annual statistical breakdown on the 14 segments of the U.S. environmental industry with 2009, 2010, and 2011 revenues and growth and an annual average growth forecast for 2012-2014. A discussion of macro industry trends relating to economic cycles and political adminstrations is followed by key concerns of environmental industry and consequences of the 2012 election. EBJ's Beltway Bullets offers a complete political outlook in bullet format. Segment reviews of hazardous waste management, shale gas services, environmental testing, and the UK C&E market are followed by features on green remediation, Q&As with six consulting firms and profiles of four niche firms.


EBJ Vol XXV No 06 & 07: Global Environmental Markets

EBJ's complete analysis of the global environmental market in 2012 includes a full quantification of the $866-billion global environmental market in 2011 by regions and by 14 segments, with forecasted growth for 2012. Regional reviews featuring interviews with leading business development executives of the largest global environmental consulting & engineering firms include more detailed breakdowns by nation, lists of leading C&E companies, and country snapshots of recent studies by EBI of Chile, Malaysia and Vietnam. Financing and project funding mechanisms are detailed in features about multilateral development banks and lending agencies.


EBJ Vol XXV No 05: Solid Waste & Recycling

A review of the solid waste management segment and opportunities for project management and technology firms. The $55-billion U.S. solid waste business had only modest growth of 2% in 2011, but market, resource, technology and pricing trends drive interest, investment and development in innovative waste conversion technologies and other companies focused on diversion and recovery. Waste futurists once dreamed of mining landfills for resources, but today's waste conversion pioneers are more focused on the ongoing waste stream to extract value. Recycling and recovery targets at state levels drive ongoing attention to recycling programs. Statistical summary includes solid waste business profile, changes in the waste stream and market features.


EBJ Vol XXV No 04: Environmental Information

The Instrument & Information Systems segment of the U.S. environmental industry was $6.8 billion in 2011. The global market is estimated at close to $14 billion and 6% growth. EHS software vendors, IT firms, environmental consultants, energy management and accounting firms all compete in the dynamic market to provide information management solutions to corporations and government.


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