The leisure sector embraces a wide spectrum of facilities including hotels, pubs, restaurants, entertainment venues, recreation, sports complexes and tourism related activities. It is dependent on consumer confidence and no other sector in the economy is as vulnerable to an economic downturn.

Even so, the demand for construction projects is expected to grow but the sector is facing increasing pressure to deliver innovation, quality and value. As such, Main Contractors are facing multiple challenges including an increasingly demanding client base, with the ultimate aim to achieve a speedy return on investment a high priority.