The Captain of the Port, Sector Houston-Galveston of United States Coast Guard has set rescind modified Port Condition YANKEE for Freeport, TX as of Monday, September 15, 2021, at 6:00 a.m. for Hurricane Nicholas. Brazos Pilots has resumed normal channel operations. Port Freeport terminal gates are open. Updates will be posted as more details are available.
Please contact individual terminal managers for terminal and customer specific information (Port Freeport Directory)
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Great Lakes Dredge & Dock Company, LLC is currently performing dredging on Reach 3 of the Freeport Harbor Channel near the Velasco Container Terminal utilizing the CAROLINA dredge. Work began in early April.
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Port Freeport is maintaining regular service levels and normal terminal operations. All terminals along the Freeport Harbor Channel are operational and conducting business as usual.
Port Freeport’s Administration Building is not open to the public. If you need assistance, please call 979-233-2667, and someone will be available to help you. For a list of COVID-19 vaccination locations and availability, visit the Texas Division of Emergency Management's interactive site.
Easy access is the key, and that’s just what you get at Port Freeport, which is served by SH 288, SH 36 with easy connections to I-10, I-45, and Beltway 8. We also offer carriers access to our Heavy Lift Corridor with the ability to generate on-line permits. The Heavy Lift Corridor offers shippers greater economies of scale by allowing carriers to haul more freight in a single trip.
Port Freeport has partnered with Kirby Marine who has a fleeting area for chemical and agricultural products on the waterfront. Mammoet USA is another one of our partners focusing on project and heavy lift cargo and offer barge receipt or deliveries for all types on project freight to and from Port Freeport. Please contact Kirby Marine or Mammoet USA directly if you have need for these services. Their contact information is available in our Port Directory.