A fresh market intelligence study by Transparency Market Research (TMR) says that theÂ global process safety system (PSS) marketÂ is highly fragmented with the presence of large number of companies of varying sizes. Despite a high degree of fragmentation, General Electric Company and Rockwell Automation Inc. have established themselves as clear leaders. In this competitive market, leading players are hard-focused on devising new and innovative technologies in a bid to offer differentiator process safety system (PSS) products. For this, companies in this market are adopting the inorganic growth route by entering into various strategic partnerships, mergers and acquisitions. They are also focused on expanding their business via service additions and by expanding geographical presence.
Some prominent participants in the global process safety system market are ABB Ltd., Emerson Electric Co., General Electric Co., Honeywell International Inc., HIMA Paul Hildebrandt GmbH, Intergraph Corporation, Schneider Electric SE, Rockwell Automation Inc., Siemens AG, and Yokogawa Electric Corporation among others.
As per estimates of TMR report, the global process safety system market will be valued at US$5,287.8 mn by 2025 progressing at a CAGR of 7.0% between 2017 and 2025.
The key application segments of the global process safety system market include burner management system (BMS), high integrity pressure protection system (HIPPS), emergency shutdown (ESD), turbo machinery control (TMC), and others. Of them, ESD held the leading market share in 2016 and is also expected to display the leading CAGR over the forecast period.
In terms of end-use, oil and gas currently accounts for the leading share in terms of revenue and is anticipated to hold on to its leading position over the forecast period. Geography-wise, North America stood as the most lucrative market for process safety system amongst all in 2016.
Efforts to Maximize Efficiency, Output in Process Industries Boosts Demand
The global process safety system market is primarily driven by measures for safe operational practices in process industries. Process safety ensures prevention of explosions, accidental chemical releases, and fires in chemical or other hazardous industries. The adoption a of process safety system safeguards operational disruption due to spills, equipment malfunction, over-temperature, over-pressure, metal fatigue, corrosions, leaks, and other similar conditions.