12 Jul 2017

Construction begins on Northern Gas Pipeline

The Chief Minister today welcomed the official start of construction on the $800 million Northern Gas Pipeline saying the project will create hundreds of jobs and underpin development in the Barkly region over the coming years.

Construction of Jemena’s Northern Gas Pipeline is expected to create around 900 jobs, of which 600 could be filled by Territorians. There will also be ongoing maintenance and operations teams based in Tennant Creek and Mount Isa.

Read the full media release on construction begins on Northern Gas Pipeline.