Australian Marine Complex

Project: Australian Marine Complex
Client: Multiplex Constructions Pty Limited (WA)
Architect: The Buchan Group
Contractor: Multiplex Constructions

The Australian Marine Complex at Jervoise Bay, several kilometres south of the Port of Fremantle, is Australia’s largest and most modern fabrication and assembly common user facility, servicing the marine, defence, resource, oil and gas sectors.


  • 80 x 70 x 40m (clear height) fabrication building.
  • Seven, triangular trussed frames supported on bogies on rails. Can be positioned in eight separate locations along a distance of 160m.
  • Operable east door with four leaves, 18m wide x 39m high.
  • Removable western wall.
  • Two x 20 tonne overhead travelling cranes.
  • 200 tonne gantry crane that can operate inside or outside building.
  • Part of an overall 100m fabrication and load out facility.