Isle of Wight firm Stoneham Construction Ltd is completing work on the first phase of Red Funnel’s plans for East Cowes, after being handed the contract for the site.
Demolition of existing buildings on the banks of the River Medina has already taken place.
The cross-Solent company plans to build a new car ferry terminal.
The first part of the project involves levelling the area, adding drainage, black topping the surface and adding lane markings. It is expected the project will be completed and the site commissioned for operational use by late July.