Frost.com - Environment and Building Technologies Research http://www.frost.com/c/10087/home.do - Environment and Building Technologies Research Sat, 21 Jan 2017 23:33:55 SEA Integrated Facilities Management Market, Forecast to 2021 http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=P89F-01-00-00-00 The Integrated Facilities Management (IFM) market in Southeast Asia (SEA) is set to grow steadily until 2020. Rapid growth can be expected in developing economies such as Thailand and Indonesia, while advanced IFM markets in Malaysia and Singapore provide available opportunities due to rapid building modernization and energy-efficiency goals. Collectively, the SEA region will experience a double-digit growth of over 10% to reach market revenues exceeding $2 billion from 2015 to 2021. In addition to the market growth analysis, the study highlights the key driving forces for the IFM market. Key drivers include narrowing expectation gaps between service providers and end users due to improving awareness on the benefits of IFM, greater demand for energy efficiency in buildings, and regulatory support. The IFM market in the SEA region is led by Singapore and Malaysia, whereas in terms of vertical markets, industrial, energy & resources, and healthcare end users the key IFM customers. Market consolidation at the global and regional scale is increasingly common in the competitive IFM market. In addition, several local market participants are embarking on international projects and investments in Asia-Pacific and the Middle East while continuing to compete against the foreign dominance of global IFM participants in Southeast Asia. Research Scope The market trends are analyzed for a study period of 2013 to 2021, with the base year being 2015. IFM, as a component of facilities management (FM), is the key focus area in this study. IFM customer segmentation includes the commercial, energy & resources, education, healthcare, public, and industrial sectors. Companies mentioned in the IFM market's competitive landscape include ISS Facility Services, Jones Lang LaSalle, Sodexo, UEM Edgenta, PCS, CBRE, Colliers International, and Cushman & Wakefield. SEA countries included in this study are Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam. Market revenues have also been analyzed in these SEA countries. Key Questions This Study Will Answer How is the market growing? How long will it continue to grow, and at what rate? Are the existing competitors structured correctly to meet customer needs? Which are the factors contributing to and deterring market development? How do these factors affect the market? How will the structure of the market change with time? Is the market observing consolidation? Are the products offered today meeting customer needs or is additional development needed? How do competitors operate in the market? Do competitors rely on any form of partnership to deliver the services? Tue, 17 Jan 2017 00:00:00 +0000 Industrial Water and Wastewater Treatment Market in Southeast Asia, Forecast for 2020 http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=P8F2-01-00-00-00 The Southeast Asian total industrial water and wastewater treatment (WWT) market is considered to be at the growth stage, with varied development stage across countries in the region. Cumulatively, the total industrial WWT market is forecast to grow below 10% CAGR from 2015 to 2020. By 2020, the market revenue will exceed $4 billion. Indonesia is the largest market, but the Philippines will register the fastest growth over the forecast period. During the same period, food and beverage (F&B) industry will remain the largest and fastest growing end-user group for the market Nonetheless, industrial growth remains as the revenue pillar for WWT market participants. The market is likely to expand beyond $5 billion by 2024. In addition, market participants are looking at future horizontal opportunities, notably biomass power equipment in palm oil industry. This study focuses on three broad segments, namely: 1. Water Treatment Equipment a. Membranes b. Disinfection c. Filtration d. Clarification e. Demineralization 2. Wastewater Treatment Equipment a. Pre-treatment b. Primary Treatment c. Secondary Treatment d. Tertiary Treatment 3. Water and Wastewater Services a. Design and engineering b. Installation c. Scheduled maintenance and part replacements (excluding ad hoc maintenance and repairs) Drivers and restraints are discussed in each of the three main market segments. In addition, market forecast of total market revenue until 2020 is presented. Market revenue is also segmented by water treatment and wastewater treatment. Breakdown by end-user groups is also shown for both water and wastewater segments. End-users covered in this study include F&B, electrical and electronics (E&E), power, automotive, and palm oil. Currently, industrial water treatment is the largest segment; there is a gradual shift of importance from industrial to wastewater treatment in Southeast Asia. F&B is considered the most resilient industry during an economic downtime. Though, food production continues to be in high demand, manufacturers are striving to reduce production cost while maintaining standards and quality. In addition to the above, this study also features the key and emerging market trends in Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam. Key Questions This Study Will Answer: 1. What is the growth rate for the industrial WWT market in Southeast Asia? 2. How is this market growing by country segments and end-user segments? What are some of the key success factors? 3. What are the key drivers and restraints affecting the market? 4. What are the specific opportunities for market participants to remain relevant in the competitive market? 5. How are alternative business propositions benefiting market participants? Wed, 11 Jan 2017 00:00:00 +0000 BEMS Market in Southeast Asia, Forecast to 2020 http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=P916-01-00-00-00 The Southeast Asian Building Energy Management Systems (BEMS) market currently in the nascent stage is expected to grow strongly at a CAGR of 10 to 15% from 2015 and 2020. The market is expected to be worth more than $180 million by 2020. In addition to rising electricity price and expanding buildings construction and energy services, demand will be spurred by increasing electricity policies along with strict regulations promoting energy conservation. In addition to the market growth analysis, the study highlights the importance of energy efficiency trends in buildings. Energy efficiency is increasingly being recognized as one of the most important and cost-effective solutions to reduce greenhouse gas emissions. There is an increased focus on energy efficiency in buildings sector as buildings account for more than 40% of primary energy consumption. While Singapore and Malaysia will be the biggest markets in terms of revenue, Indonesia and Thailand are expected to be the fastest growing markets. Commercial buildings remain as the leading end-user segment, but the residential segment is picking up momentum in the BEMS market. Cloud-based BEMS will continue to gain more popularity, while real-time BEMS will become a reality by the last year of the study period. Research Scope The market trends are analyzed for the study period of 2012 to 2020, with the base year being 2015. This study covers hardware (controllers and gateways) and software (energy optimization software) components of BEMS. The market is also segmented by the use of BEMS in commercial and industrial buildings. Companies mentioned in the BEMS market competitive landscape include Siemens, Honeywell, Schneider Electric, Johnson Controls, ABB, and Trane. In addition to industry challenges and drivers and restraints of the market, this study also highlights key market enablers in specific countries: Indonesia, Malaysia, the Philippines, Singapore, Thailand, and Vietnam. Market revenues are also analyzed in these Southeast Asian countries. Key Questions This Study Will Answer What is the current market scenario for BEMS in Southeast Asia? Is the market growing, how long will it continue to grow, and at what rate? Who is leading the market and who are the competitors? What are the different sales distribution channels that are present in the BEMS market? Are they likely to change in future? Which countries in Southeast Asia have the potential to grow during the next five years and what are the regional trends? What are the opportunities for growth in this region? Tue, 3 Jan 2017 00:00:00 +0000 Emerging Technologies Stimulating the Future of Agriculture http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=D72A-01-00-00-00 Exponential increase in the global population and the astronomical decrease in the fertile agricultural lands have compelled everyone to focus on emerging technologies which lays emphasis on weather tracking, satellite imaging, vertical farming, precision agriculture, crop sensors and water conservation technologies. The research study discusses several emerging technologies along with the respective drivers and challenges for each in detail and also provides a spotlight for various industrial stakeholders and academic participants who have strived hard to improve the quality of futuristic technologies which shall impact the future of the agricultural sector. The research study also provides useful insights which can be helpful in enhancing the agricultural efficiency and also provides sustainable approaches that can make this world a better place to live in. Fri, 30 Dec 2016 00:00:00 +0000 North American Variable Refrigerant Flow Systems Market, Forecast to 2022 http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=K0A3-01-00-00-00 This research service presents the analysis of the North American variable refrigerant flow (VRF) systems market. In North America, the heat recovery VRF units segment is the largest, compared to heat pump VRF units. The commercial and educational verticals depict a strong growth trend, positively impacting the demand for VRF units. Included in this research are discussions of market drivers and restraints, the competitive landscape, and vertical and distribution channel analysis. The base year used for this analysis is 2016, and the forecast period is from 2016 to 2022. Mon, 26 Dec 2016 00:00:00 +0000 Transformation in the Australian Power Sector http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-market-insight.do?id=297143817 The year 2016 has been a landmark year for Australia in terms of the number of significant events that have marked a decisive shift in the way power is generated, transmitted, sold, consumed, and managed in the country. Tue, 6 Dec 2016 00:00:00 +0000 Innovations in Food Waste Recycling - Industrial Bioprocessing TOE http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=D768-00-3B-00-00 This Industrial Bioprocessing TOE depicts trends across food waste recycling. This issue features overall regional trends in the adoption and development of food waste recycling technologies, drivers and restraints for the adoption of these technologies, patent trends and selected significant patents with respect to food waste recycling. The corresponding industry interactions are depicted. The Industrial Bioprocessing TechVision Opportunity Engine (TOE) provides intelligence on technologies, processes and strategic insights of industries involving bioprocessing, including innovations in the development and production of chemicals, pharmaceuticals, nutraceuticals, alternative fuels, chemical feedstocks, food and beverages, and consumer products. The Environment and Sustainability cluster tracks developments and industry trends in technologies that contribute to the betterment of the environment or enable/aid environmental protection/preservation, mitigation and sustainability. Keywords: Food waste recycling, animal feed, beer, compost Fri, 2 Dec 2016 00:00:00 +0000 Research and Development Initiatives in WiFi Devices, Aerospace Composites, Renewable Energy, and Agro Waste Management - Inside R&D TOE http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=D707-00-30-00-00 This edition of Inside R&D TOE profiles innovations in WiFi devices and technologies, composites for aerospace, topics in renewable energy, agricultural waste management, and synthetic alcohol. Inside R&D TechVision Opportunity Engine (TOE) covers global innovations that are in research and development in virtually all technology areas. We provide intelligence and insights on innovations spanning a wide variety of industry areas, including automation, electronics, sensors, information and communication technologies, manufacturing, health, wellness, medical devices, pharma, biotechnology, materials, coatings, renewable fuels, automotive, power systems, sustainable energy solutions and innovations that contribute to a cleaner and greener environment. Keywords: WiFi devices, aerospace composites, renewable energy, agro waste management, smart radio link, Internet of Things, integrated wind-hydro power plant, quantum dots, synthetic alcohol Fri, 2 Dec 2016 00:00:00 +0000 Research and Development Initiatives in Machine Learning, Wastewater Management, Silver Extraction, Cosmetics, and Lung Cancer Therapy- Inside R&D TOE http://www.frost.com/prod/servlet/sublib/display-report.do?id=D707-00-2F-00-00 This edition of Inside R&D TOE profiles innovations in machine learning, wastewater management, silver extraction, cosmetics, and lung cancer therapy. Inside R&D TechVision Opportunity Engine (TOE) covers global innovations that are in research and development in virtually all technology areas. We provide intelligence and insights on innovations spanning a wide variety of industry areas, including automation, electronics, sensors, information and communication technologies, manufacturing, health, wellness, medical devices, pharma, biotechnology, materials, coatings, renewable fuels, automotive, power systems, sustainable energy solutions and innovations that contribute to a cleaner and greener environment. Keywords: Machine learning, wastewater management, cosmetics, lung cancer therapy, filtration technology, laundry wastewater reuse, eco-friendly silver extraction, ion exchange processes, molecularly imprinted polymers deodorant, CRISPR-9 technology Fri, 25 Nov 2016 00:00:00 +0000