Northern Territory projects

Committed projects

Project Proponent Project type Start Value
Ichthys INPEX LNG Plant (Darwin) 2012 US$34B
Darwin Ship Lift and Marine Industry Project (SLAMI) Pearl Marine Engineering Ship lift 2017 A$100M
Northcrest  Halikos Estate Construction 2017 A$300M
Alice Springs Hospital Fire Rectification & New Teaching & Training Facility Lahey Constructions  Hospital upgrades 2016 A$32M
Northern Gas Pipeline (NGP) Jemena Pipeline 2016 A$800M
Prelude Shell FLNG (Darwin designated maintenance base) 2011 US$12.6B
Larrakeyah Barracks & HMAS Coonawarra Laing O'Rourke Infrastructure development and upgrade of existing facilities and services 2018 A$500M
Project R8000, Facilities Requirements for the New Air Combat Capacity (NACC) RAAF Base Tindal Lend Lease Defence infrastructure development 2016 A$450M
Growler Airborne Electronic Attack Capability Facilities Project at the Delamere Air Weapons Range Lend Lease Defence infrastructure development 2016 A$146M
Air 5431 Facilities Project Australian Defence Force Air Traffic Control (ATC) Complex Infrastructure Project at RAAF Base Darwin and Tindal Lend Lease Defence infrastructure development 2017 A$409M
Darwin Port Development Darwin Port  Port upgrades 2016 A$150M
Darwin Luxury Hotel Development Landbridge Group Australia  Hotel  2018 A$250M
The Gateway Hutchinson Builders Shopping Centre 2015 A$108M
Palmerston Regional Hospital Lend Lease Hospital 2015 A$170M
NPARIH (incorporating SIHIP) Territory Housing  New and upgraded remote housing 2008/09 A$2B
Second CT Scanner and PET Scanner Sitzler Construction 2017 A$6.6M
Royal Darwin Hospital Multi-Story Carpark Sunbuild Construction 2017 A$12M
Netball Complex Sunbuild Construction 2017 A$19.5M
Wadeye Police Station Sitzler Infrastructure upgrade 2016 A$24M
Galiwin’ku Housing NGARDA Civil and Mining Ltd & DRG Industries Pty Ltd Infrastructure upgrade 2016 A$24M
Vanderlin Drive Duplication Ostojic Group Infrastructure upgrade 2016 A$15M
Our Homes program DIPL New and upgraded remote housing 2018 A$1.1B
Roper and Wilton Bridges Sitzler Infrastructure upgrade 2016 A$44M
Little Horse and Big Horse Creek Crossings and Road Upgrades Allan King & Sons Infrastructure upgrade 2017 A$35.5M























Planned projects

Project Proponent Project type Start Value
Project Sea Dragon Seafarms Prawn Farm 2018 A$1.5B
Mt Todd Gold Mine Vista Gold Gold 2019 A$1B
Nolans Arafura Resources Rare Earths 2018 A$970M
Mount Peake TNG Limited Vanadium Pentoxide / Ferrovanadium / Refinery 2018 A$850M
Chandler Salt Mine Tellus Holdings Salt 2019 A$676M
Jervois KGL Resources Copper, Gold, Silver, Lead and Zinc  2019 A$216M
Beetaloo basin Origin Energy Unconventional hydrocarbons TBA TBC
McArthur / Beetaloo Basins Pangaea Conventional hydrocarbons TBA TBC
Braitling Primary School DIPL Construction 2017 A$3.13M
Palmerston Police Station DIPL Construction 2017 A$26M
Rugby League at Warren Park DIPL Construction 2017 A$25M
New & Upgraded Police Facilities DIPL Construction 2018 A$30M
New Darwin Secondary School Complex DIPL Construction 2017 A$27M
Tennant Creek Integrated School Project DIPL Construction 2017 A$6.5M
Upgrades to Don Dale Detention Centre DIPL Construction 2017 > $2M
Tanami Gas Pipeline Project Australian Gas Infrastructure Group Pipeline 2018 TBC
Ammaroo phosphate Verdant Minerals Phosphate 2019 TBC
Eastern Leases South 32 Manganese 2021 A$160M
Barneson Boulevard NT Government Infrastructure 2018 A$40M

Proposed / Potential projects

Project Proponent Project type
Seniors lifestyle accommodation NT Government Construction
Darwin water theme park NT Government Construction
Alice Springs tourism commercial development NT Government Construction
Airport Master Plan NT Airports Construction
10 Year Infrastructure Plan NT Government Infrastructure
Mount Isa to Tenant Creek Railway NT Government Railway
Crux Shell Oil & Gas
Tassie Shoal MEO Methanol/LNG
Evans Shoal Eni Methanol/LNG
Sunrise Gas project Woodside Natural Gas/LNG
Caldita & Barossa ConocoPhillips / Santos LNG
DLNG Expansion ConocoPhillips LNG
Bonaparte LNG (Petrel/Tern/Frigate) Engie / Santos LNG
Wonarah Phosphate Mine Avenira Limited (formerly Minemakers) Phosphate
Karinga Lakes  Verdant Minerals Potash 
McArthur basin  Armour Energy Conventional & unconventional hydrocarbons
Pedirka & Amadeus basin Central Petroleum Unconventional hydrocarbons
Pedirka & Amadeus basin Central Petroleum / Santos Unconventional hydrocarbons
Georgina basin Central Petroleum / Total Unconventional hydrocarbons
McArthur basin Santos Unconventional hydrocarbons
Beetaloo Basin INPEX Unconventional hydrocarbons
Tennant Creek Mineral Field Emmerson Resources Gold
Roper Valley NT Iron Ore Iron Ore
Finniss Core Exploration Lithium

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This list is not intended to capture all projects committed, planned or proposed/potential throughout the Northern Territory. The purpose of this list is to provide an overview of projects ICN (NT) believes have a significant impact on local industry. If you feel there is a project missing or would like your project listed here, please contact ICN (NT) to discuss on 08 8922 9422 or email
Projects listed are at the discretion of ICN (NT). Last review 24 January 2018.