The facility is proposed to be sited on a vacant lot beside Victoria Road, Osborne approximately 25km north-west of the City of Adelaide. The works also include acquisition of this land. This site is within close proximity of the Osborne South Shipyard where the Hunter Class Frigates will be constructed.
Figure 15: Osborne South Shipyard Aerial View showing the proposed site
The proposed facility will accommodate several functions that need to be located within close proximity to the Osborne South shipyard where the Hunter Class Frigates will be constructed.
The works include construction of a Support Facility that will provide office accommodation for Navy Headquarters South Australia and the Ship Build Program Office as well as technical laboratories. Refer to Figure 16 for an artist impression of this facility.
New engineering services infrastructure including electrical supply and distribution, roads and carparking, stormwater and sewerage and site access control will be provided.
Figure 16: Osborne Office Accommodation Artist Impression