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London – December 23, 2020. Independent research firm Verdantix has released its annual global survey of 259 managers responsible for operational excellence at large firms across 22 countries, 13 regions, and 14 distinct industries. The interviewees – managers in operations, engineering, maintenance and process safety roles – expect an average budget increase of 10-15% in 2021 compared to 2020. High priorities for 2021 are environmental risk mitigation (66% of respondents), safe operations (55%), and worker health protection (47%). 

London – December 21, 2020. The digital EHS services market will reach $3.2 billion in 2025 according to a new study from independent research firm Verdantix. The forecasted compound annual growth rate of 6% will be driven by the consistent enhancement of EHS software as well as the accelerated adoption of new EHS technologies as the EHS function continues to digitize in response to COVID-19 challenges. Vendors positioned to benefit from this growth include EHS service firms such as AECOM, Arcadis, DuPont Sustainable Solutions (DSS), Jacobs, and WSP and EHS consulting or specialist firms such as Accenture, Capgemini, Deloitte, ERM, GHD Group, and Tetra Tech.

London – November 27, 2020. Independent research firm Verdantix has released its annual global survey of 250 real estate occupiers across 13 geographies and 18 industries on their firms’ real estate strategic direction, governance, budgets and priorities in relation to technology decisions. The survey revealed that attracting and retaining talent was the top priority for 37% of respondents, followed by building resiliency (23%), cost reduction (22%), and building occupant health and wellbeing (18%).

London – November 9, 2020. The global digital twins for industrial facilities market will grow from $787 million in 2020 to $27.6 billion in 2040 according to a new study from independent research firm Verdantix. The forecasted compound annual growth rate of 19.5% will be driven by operational excellence strategies, enterprise risk initiatives, and cost-cutting programmes. Vendors positioned to benefit from this growth include digital twin solution providers such as Autodesk, Bentley Systems, Cognite, DNV GL, GE Digital, and Siemens as well as services firms like Arcadis, Golder, Kongsberg Digital, and Worley.

London, October 27, 2020. Five vendors – AECOM, Arcadis, ERM, Golder and Jacobs – lead the market for Digital EHS Services. Using its proprietary Green Quadrant methodology, independent research firm Verdantix compared 9 digital EHS service providers on 82 criteria and assessed their level of success across 19 unique service lines covering both digitally-enabled EHS services and technology implementation services. In addition to the five leaders, the study includes DSS, Langan, Ramboll and Trinity Consultants who all met the criteria for digital enablement. The analysis is informed by interviews with 301 decision makers in environment, health, and safety roles.