BIG IS NO BIG DEAL
- Dock 8: Strongest open wharf on Gulf of Mexico
- Docks 14 & 15: Multi-Purpose cargo facilities with dockside covered storage
- Over 23 acres of open storage adjacent to Cargo Dock 8
- Dockside rail transfer
- Drafts up to 45’ – ideal for heavy lift and break bulk
The Port’s Southside General Cargo Terminal features a full range of facilities for transferring containers, break bulk cargo, RO/RO, heavy lift and project cargo between vessels, railcars, chassis and trucks.
The Southside General Cargo Dock is located just one mile from Interstate Highway 37 and U.S. Highway 181, with access to wide and uncongested routes.
Rail service for break bulk cargo is provided by three Class 1 railroads: Burlington Northern Santa Fe, Kansas City Southern Railway, and Union Pacific Railroad. In addition, on dock rail tracks allow direct vessel-to-rail transfer.