IACDS presents its first Industry Report on the evolution of the companies and forecasts in the sector


The International Association of Concrete Drilling and Sawers, IACDS, has launched the IACDS Industry Report 2020: the first report to analyze the evolution of the drilling and sawing industry in the world. In addition, it shows trends that help future decision making with more information.

The publication includes information about the evolution of the contractor companies in 2019 and the forecast for 2020, collected through an online survey that was translated into 10 languages to get information from 8 countries about the evolution of this industry.

Thanks to the data provided by National Associations, manufacturers and contractors, the association has produced a visual report with graphics and statistics to show an overview of the situation of the drilling and sawing industry in the world.

The document is only available in online version to allow an interactive navigation adapted to all devices (mobile, tablet and computer) through IACDS website (www.iacds.org/industry-report/).

The International Drilling and Sawing Industry Report 2020 is an effective tool to help stakeholders to increase their knowledge of the business.

Main results of the IACDS Industry Report 2020

At an international level, according to the data in this report, the most common type of company in this sector is a small company that operates mainly at a local and regional level, focused on activities related to drilling and sawing (more than 75% of its turnover).

The business prospects for these specialized activities seem to be stable or slightly increasing. Neither will there be any significant changes in the staff of the companies in this sector.

The companies surveyed indicated that their investment plans will also remain stable, both in terms of workforce training and in terms of machinery, equipment and consumables.