P. O. Box 1048
Mt. Pleasant, SC 29465
1000 Remount Rd.
North Charleston, SC 29405
Specifications and ServicesThe Port of Charleston has numerous terminals that steamship lines may call. Transit times from the sea buoy to these terminals range from 1 hour to 2.5 hours. The channel depth at mean low water is 45 feet.
SSA Cooper is a full-service stevedore handling containers, breakbulk — paper products, lumber, steel, reefer cargo, heavy lifts, RoRo, bulk commodities and passenger vessels. Our carrier-sponsored Container Freight Station division is actively stuffing and stripping containers on terminal for shippers.
Location: 2.5 hours transit to sea buoy
Size: 141 acres
Water Depth: 40 feet
Total Berthing Length: 2,500 feet
Cranes: 6 - 4 post-Panamax, 2 Super post-Panamax
*Truck Gates: 5
Rail Services: CSX and Norfolk Southern
Reefer Services: 394 reefer plugs
Fumigation Facilities: Yes
Highway Access: 2 miles to I-526
General Notes about the Rail Service: The South Carolina Railway Commission provides rail service in the state with CSX and Norfolk Southern as the two major rail carriers. Each terminal in Charleston is operated by an independent rail service which feeds these terminals. These independents transfer railcars from the individual terminals to the two major carriers’ offsite locations.Independents:
* Truck gates should be 16 when construction complete in March 2014 - 8 in/8 out