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10 Dec 2019

Ship lift a win for the Territory, a win for the nation

The Northern Territory (NT) Government will build the largest ship lift in northern Australia.

The Chief Minister and the Australian Government Minister for Resources and Northern Australia, today confirming the Northern Australia Infrastructure Facility (NAIF) is making an investment decision of $300 million funding towards the project.

Located at East Arm the ship lift will bring $260 million into the NT economy every year and generate 400 direct and indirect ongoing jobs during operation through the expansion of the ship building and repairs and maintenance industry - it will also create 100 jobs during construction.

Read the full media release on ship lift a win for the Territory, a win for the nation.