Georgiou Group appointed to deliver $94m logistics facility in NSW

Monica Gameng   |   April 1, 2020

Georgiou Group has been contracted by Qube to deliver Australia’s largest freight infrastructure project in New South Wales – the $94 million Moorebank Logistics Park West (MPW). 

“Having delivered large freight terminal projects across Western Australia and Queensland, our experienced team looks forward to building on this capability in New South Wales. 

Qube is a new client for Georgiou Group so this project will allow us to not only demonstrate our expertise but build on our reputation of being the best people to work with,” Georgiou Group Chief Executive Officer Rob Monaci said. 

The MPW is going to be built on a 243-hectare site and it will link Port Botany directly to rail terminals and warehousing on site. 

For this project, Georgiou Group will undertake all civil and infrastructure works which includes clearing, bulk earthworks, earth retaining structures, stormwater and drainage, and access roads. 

Works are anticipated to commence immediately and will be due for completion in April 2021. Georgiou Group is expecting to have up to 60 personnel on site during peak construction.

MLP-MasterplanProject masterplan (source: Moorebank Logistics Park)

Once the MPW is operational, it will be able to transport approximately 1.05 million twenty foot equivalent units (TEU) of Import-Export freight as well as 0.5 million TEU of interstate freight annually. 

The facility will comprise of an 850,000-SQM of high specification warehousing and auxiliary services that includes retail and service offerings. 

Access options to the MPW will include a rail connection to the Southern Sydney Freight Line (SSFL) – which is being built – with the M5 and M7 arterial roads only minutes away. 

Want to stay up to date with the latest industry news and project updates? Subscribe to Felix Project News today. 

Source: Georgiou Group; Moorebank Logistics Park 

Monica Gameng
As Felix's Marketing Assistant since 2015, Monica is responsible for researching and sharing new and progressing projects within the construction and mining sectors in Australia. It's no surprise that Monica has her finger on the pulse of Australian major projects given she has produced more than 1,000 posts. She truly is an industry expert.
Follow me:

Related Articles

Early works commence on $944m Brisbane Metro project

The $944 million project that will build the Brisbane Metro is moving forward with early works already underway to investigate and get more information for further planning. Early works will include surface feature survey, geotechnical investigations as well as identification of underground services locations.

Preferred builder announced for $944m Brisbane Metro project

The Brisbane City Council has chosen the Brisbane Move consortium – comprised of ACCIONA and Arupas the preferred tenderer to design and build the new Brisbane Metro, taking the massive project one step closer to beginning major construction works. 

$944m Brisbane Metro begins work at South Brisbane site

Another new major milestone has been reached by the $944 million Brisbane Metro project with early works commencing in South Brisbane. This follows the beginning of construction on the new state-of-the-art Brisbane Metro depot in January.

Get the latest project news

Formerly known as the PlantMiner blog, Felix Project News is Australia's top 10 Construction blog.

Join thousands of construction and mining pros getting the best content right in their inbox.

✓ updates on Australia's pipeline of state and federal projects

✓ fresh contract awards from major contractors and builders