Work on the new Port Kembla "Maritime Centre" is expected to be completed by June 2009 with fitout expected to commence shortly thereafter.
Located adjacent to the ports eastern breakwater, the facility will bring various marine related organisations together under one roof in a new, environmentally sustainable building. As well as providing the headquarters for the Port Corporation, other tenants will include NSW Maritime, NSW Water Police, and Australian Quarantine and Inspection Service.
The tender process for fit out works and furniture supply is currently underway with (fit out) work to commence as soon as construction of the building is complete.
Tenants of the facility are expected to relocate to the new building during the months of July and August.