With such a large global investment within the Infrastructure sector currently underway. Many countries are trying to secure future employment and economic stability by committing to large scale public spending. Creating jobs, an increased demand for specialist skills and many opportunities within innovation across the sector from a technology and delivery perspective.
However this increased spending from the public purse will have long term implications and only time will tell if spending today will protect or growth or add true social or economic benefit.
With demand for infrastructure at an all-time high, governments are looking at how they might get more from existing investments versus building new infrastructure - more focus on demand management and capacity enhancement