2 Nov 2017

Plan released for the Ports of Auckland

From The Panel, 4:10 pm on 2 November 2017
An artist's impression of the expanded port.
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An artist's impression of the expanded port. Copyright: Photo: Supplied / Ports of Auckland

An ambitious plan has been released for the Ports of Auckland, featuring mock-ups of a new hotel, parking building and a wharf extension. The draft plan sets out a footprint for the next 30 years but already has it's critics, particularly the controversial move to include the suggestion of any kind of expansion. Ports of Auckland chief executive Tony Gibson answers some of those concerns and outlines what's been drafted for a possible move to Northland.

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