Global Water

Given that the global population is on track to surpass nine billion inhabitants by 2050—a 50% increase from 2010—calls for widespread water infrastructure investment are on the rise. At the forefront are leading solutions such as increasing utility investment, driving efficiencies through wastewater reuse and advanced treatment, alternative financing, and digital solutions.

Bluefield’s team of water experts stays ahead of the critical changes in policies, technology deployment, and project activity that are influencing market forecasts and company strategies.

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Water stress proves out viability of alternative supply technology

Water reuse and desalination capacity investments in Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries’ future are demonstrating advanced treatment applications to meet future water needs. GCC governments have specified an average annual investment of US$5.21 billion in wastewater infrastructure over the next decade to address growing demands on infrastructure and close existing gaps. >>Learn More

M&A reshapes the global competitive landscape

2020 saw the highest deal flow recorded by Bluefield. Low interest rates and high corporate valuations led to a buying spree in the water industry, including multi-billion acquisitions of water pure-plays. The bulk of the deal flow was generated in the private water and digital water segments, driven by growing interest from private equity players that are challenging strategic investors for positions. >>Learn More

Data, digital technologies disrupt the global water sector

Technology and service providers are building on foundational market environments in Asia and Europe, where water & wastewater utilities are leveraging digital solutions to meet varying drivers: regulatory pressure, water stress, population growth, and asset management challenges. >>Learn More

Gaps in infrastructure investment spark opportunities for private participation

From Brazil to the Middle East, the role for private players in water is increasingly supported by policy frameworks and a receptive group of interested multinational firms seeking to leverage access to capital and technology know-how. >>Learn More



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Global Water

Analyzing the myriad of factors influencing water and wastewater sector investments for municipalities and industrial firms worldwide

Digital Water

Analyzing the impact of digital trends and technologies on company strategies and market opportunities

Industrial Water

Analyzing water opportunities, trends, and strategies across industries

Data

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Subscription clients receive access to interactive data dashboards on global water.

  • Desalination Ownership Rankings
  • Public-Private Partnerships (P3)
  • Global Municipal CAPEX Forecasts
  • Global Digital Water Forecasts
  • Global Industrial Water Forecasts
  • Top Companies in Water

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Dedicated team on-call to meet client enquiries, review forecast methodologies, or clarify proprietary data and analysis.

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Board meeting presentations, onsite client workshops, and customer-focused events.

Corporate Subscriptions

Subscribe to receive ongoing, monthly data sets, reports, and insights on key topics related to the technology industry.

Subscription Options

Global Water

Analyzing the myriad of factors influencing water and wastewater sector investments for municipalities and industrial firms worldwide

Digital Water

Analyzing the impact of digital trends and technologies on company strategies and market opportunities

Industrial Water

Analyzing water opportunities, trends, and strategies across industries

Data

Data Navigator

Subscription clients receive access to interactive data dashboards on global water.

  • Desalination Ownership Rankings
  • Public-Private Partnerships (P3)
  • Global Municipal CAPEX Forecasts
  • Global Digital Water Forecasts
  • Global Industrial Water Forecasts
  • Top Companies in Water

Support & Interaction

Analyst Access

Dedicated team on-call to meet client enquiries, review forecast methodologies, or clarify proprietary data and analysis.

Custom Client Support

Board meeting presentations, onsite client workshops, and customer-focused events.