Project summary

Investment value: R35.6-billion
City contribution: R620-million
Developer contribution: R35-billion
Investors: Various
Start and finish date: 2016–2030
Jobs created: 11 000 (Construction) and 6 750 (Operations)
Annual revenue: R200-million

Progress to date:*

  • Watermains upgrade along Mahatma Gandhi Rd and Anton Lembede St has commenced with the completion end of the 2021. Combined value of construction approximately R200-million.
  • Point Prominade has been completed.
  • Municipality to take over DPWMA maintenance infrastructure in 2021/22.
  • DPWMA to continue with Top-Up services only. Legal unit assisting with this

Next steps underway:

  • Dissolving of the Point Precinct Trust (PPT), process to commence by Legal.
  • DPDC Board representation.
  • The MSC Terminal is currently underway with construction (50-60% Completion) and will be completed August 2021. MSC Passenger Cruise Terminal is valued at approximately R200-million.
  • Harbour Promenade – Extension of the Point promenade by Transnet valued at approximately R30 million. The Design & Tender Documentation has been completed however due to the budget constraints, this is currently on hold and anticipated to commence July 2021.

*At the time of source publication
See historical data about the project here

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