Borg Manufacturing - Somersby Manufacturing and Logistics Facility

Borg Manufacturing - Somersby Manufacturing and Logistics Facility
Alterations and additions to existing warehouse facility

  • Name: Decorative melamine pressing plant, benchtop manufacturing plant, laminate post forming, cut to size facility, warehouse and logistics hub
  • Address: 1090 Pacific Highway, Somersby NSW 2250
  • Local Government Area: Central Coast Council
  • Special Features/Development: Addition of 28,600m² Building 2 warehouse

Size and Type

Product Type and Mix:

  • High gloss decorative panels
  • Decorative melamine faced board products
  • Custom made benchtop manufacturing
  • 10,000 boards/day
  • 300 bench tops/day

Land Area: 10.9 hectares

Building Description
Warehouse/Factory: 55,900 m²
Office: 300 m²
TOTAL: 56,200 m²


  • Development Partners: Borg Group – Developer, Borg Construction Pty Ltd – Builder
  • Development / Financial Structure: Owner builder and occupier
  • Extent of Involvement: Design, development application, construction certificate, construction, fit-out and operation
  • Key Consultants: Town planner, ecologist, bushfire, archaeologist, civil engineer, structural
    engineer, hydraulic engineer, fire engineer, mechanical engineer


  • Construction Duration: Building 2 Warehouse – 7 months
  • Construction Cost: $18m
  • Date of Completion: December 2008

Sustainability and Innovation

  • Hybrid fleet
  • Low emissions fleets
  • Energy efficient lighting
  • Skylights in warehouse/factory to eliminate use of lighting during daylight hours
  • Modern energy efficient plant and equipment
  • Retain archaeologically significant site

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