Water Utilities & Smart Solutions

Frost & Sullivan’s Water Utilities and Smart Solutions program area focuses on the transformational trends shaping the future of the global water and wastewater utilities market. With nearly two-thirds of the world’s population estimated to live in water stressed areas by 2025, current trends focus on the efficient production, supply, use, and reuse of the world’s limited water resources. This is being achieved through the rehabilitation of aging utilities, advancements in treatment technology, decentralized solutions, and smart solutions.  Water Utilities and Smart Solutions' research team constantly tracks these transformational technologies as it drives business transformation and enable clients to improve business value. Increased penetration of these transformational trends will change the dynamics of the market by changing investment and funding patterns, utility spending, and even the way in which business is conducted in this market.

Our services in this program area include industry analysis, custom consulting, growth consulting (strategy consulting), market research, market forecasts, and insights into emerging technologies. Water Utilities and Smart Solutions program area broadly covers:

  • Municipal Water and wastewater treatment
  • Distribution and collection networks
  • Treatment technologies
  • Smart water infrastructure
  • Novel business models in water production and supply
  1. 23 May 2016  |  Africa  |  Market Research

    Non-Revenue Water in Sub-Saharan Africa

    Overview of the Challenges and Opportunities for Reduction of Non-Revenue Water

    Sub-Saharan Africa lags behind most regions in the world in the availability, accessibility, and management of water. A key challenge for water utilities here is the high water losses in the water reticulation network. These are physical water losses due to leakages as well as apparent losses due to water theft and improper metering. Together, thes...

    $3,000.00
  2. 29 Mar 2016  |  Global  |  Market Outlook

    Global Water and Wastewater Market Outlook, 2016

    Amidst Tightening Water Budgets, Growth to be Moulded by Sustainability Imperatives

    This research service provides a detailed account of the global water and wastewater sector’s transformation in 2016. The global market comprises solutions, services, and utilities spanning both municipal and industrial users. An estimated $625 billion is expected to be spent in the treatment, transfer, and disposal of water and wastewater this y...

    $4,950.00
  3. 21 Nov 2014  |  South Asia, Middle East & North Africa  |  Market Research

    Analysis of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Membrane Elements Market

    Increasing Population and Industrial Activities are Likely to Drive the Growth

    Population of the GCC region is continuously increasing and this directly affects water consumption in the municipal sector, which relies heavily on the water obtained from desalination using membranes. Governments in GCC countries have identified municipal wastewater treatment as a priority area for multiple reasons such as achieving the Millenniu...

    $4,950.00
  4. 14 Nov 2014  |  South Asia, Middle East & North Africa  |  Market Research

    Analysis of the Indian Municipal Water and Wastewater Treatment Market

    Desalination and Recycle and Reuse Systems to Dominate the Market

    This research service discusses how the high population and urbanization of India is putting severe pressure on Indias water resources. Ground water and fresh water are the major resources of India and both are not adequate to meet the growing demand from various sectors. These sectors include agriculture, industry, and domestic use. This situatio...

    $4,950.00
  5. 17 Jul 2014  |  Asia Pacific  |  Market Research

    Strategic and Innovation Priorities for Australian Water UtilitiesA CEO's 360-Degree Perspective

    Further Reforms May Remain Unclear as Multiple Advancements in the Water Industry Continue

    This research service focuses on the growth and improvement potentials of the Australian water industry and water utilities. This water industry is highly fragmented, with several small and medium-sized participants. Furthermore, the water industry is different by state/territory. Australias urban water sectors administrative arrangements vary by...

    $4,950.00
  6. 20 May 2014  |  Global  |  Market Research

    Global Residential and Light Commercial Water Treatment Equipment Market

    Augmenting Health Wellness and Wellbeing Consciousness Boosts Market Growth

    This research service provides key insights into market trends in the global residential and light commercial water treatment equipment market for the current (2013) market. In addition, it discusses in depth the industry challenges and important drivers and restraints impacting the global WTE market. Additional details on current scenarios, in ter...

    $6,950.00
  7. 15 May 2014  |  Asia Pacific  |  Market Research

    Country Benchmarking: Climate Change Recalibrates the Water Industry in Asia-PacificA CEO's 360-Degree Perspective

    Extreme Weather Conditions Renew Cooperation between Water Companies and Governments

    This research service focuses on the current practices of countries in Asia-Pacific in fighting climate change with respect to the water industry. Some of the most prevalent issues in climate change are intense rainfall that causes severe flooding, and extreme dry weather or drought. In both extremities, the water industry is affected. This study ...

    $4,950.00
  8. 02 Apr 2014  |  Asia Pacific  |  Market Research

    Benchmarking Successful Water Companies in Asia-Pacific

    Asian Water Companies Sail in a Rough Sea of Competition

    This Frost & Sullivan company benchmark analysis reviews the competitive landscape of the water and wastewater treatment market in Asia-Pacific, measured through three main perspecives; growth, business, and innovation. These perspectives branch off into various criteria including revenue growth, expansion, customer acquisition, strategies, deliver...

    $4,950.00