Opportunities for business

Business opportunities in northern Adelaide July 2016 – June 2017

There are 38 projects under the Northern Economic Plan many of which will create significant opportunities for local businesses in the short to medium term.

This timeline has been prepared to give an overview of the business opportunities these projects will generate in northern Adelaide over the 16/17 financial year.

Many projects will commence later than, or extend beyond this time and this document will be updated regularly.

Projects with business opportunities:

July 2016 to September 2016
October 2016 to December 2016
  • Project & contact: Gawler East Collector Link Road
    Two opportunities this quarter:
    Market approach (Expression of Interest).
    Site works phase (Request for Quote with pre-qualified businesses).
  • Project details & contact: Manufacturing Technologies Centre
    Two opportunities this quarter:
    Technology awareness programs to help businesses understand the capabilities of the centre and what the technologies can do.
    Industry attraction meetings to show businesses around the centre.
  • Project details & contact: Northern Adelaide Education Facility Upgrades
    Opportunity: Market approach (for Playford International College upgrade).
  • Project details & contact: Northern Adelaide Food Park
    Two opportunities this quarter:
    Registration of Interest for future tenants.
    Investment opportunities for food manufacturers, processors and commercial service providers.
  • Project details & contact: Northern Connector
    Opportunity: Construction begins.
  • Project details & contact: Playford Sports Precinct
    Two opportunities this quarter:
    Site works commence for Lawn Bowls Centre.
    Market approach (construction tender) for primary construction contract for Lawn Bowls Centre.
  • Project details & contact: Port Adelaide Public Sector Accommodation
    Two opportunities this quarter:
    Market approach for fit out and construction.
    Construction begins.
  • Project details & contact: Port Adelaide Renewal
    Opportunity: Construction begins at Cruikshanks corner site.
  • Project details & contact: Salisbury City Centre Renewal
    Two opportunities this quarter:
    Market approach (Expression of Interest) for design and construction.
    Detailed design and planning phase.
  • Project details & contact: Small Business Development Fund
    Opportunity: Applications open for small business and start-up grants.
  • Project details & contact: RAAF Base Edinburgh Capital Works
    Opportunity: Request for tender with shortlisted proponents.
  • Project details & contact: Aged/Disability Care and Training Facility – Lyell McEwin Health Precinct
    Opportunity: Completion of draft Master Plan.
  • Project details & contact: Northern CBD
    Opportunity: Head contractor appointed and Stage 1 infrastructure and amenity works commences.
January 2017 to March 2017
April 2017 to June 2017
  • Project details & contact: Future Frigates
    Opportunity: Design request for tender with shortlisted proponents (BAE Systems, Fincantieri and Navantia).
  • Project details & contact: Manufacturing Technologies Centre
    Two opportunities this quarter:
    Technology awareness programs to help businesses understand the capabilities of the centre and what the technologies can do.
    Industry attraction meetings to show businesses around the centre.
  • Project details & contact: Northern Adelaide Food Park
    Opportunity: Registration of Interest for future tenants.
  • Project details & contact: Small Business Development Fund
    Opportunity: Applications open for small business and start-up grants.
  • Project details & contact: Gawler East Collector Link Road
    Opportunity: Market approach for design and construction.
Upcoming in 2017 to 2018