Port Allen

Container
Contact

P.O. Box 320
2707 Parish Lane
Port Allen, LA 70767
225.336.8201

Keith Palmisano
Keith.Palmisano@portsamerica.com

Terry Gros
Terry.Gros@portsamerica.com

Size 13 acres
Water Depth Industrial Canal 10 feet
Berths 1 berth - 200 linear feet
Cranes 3 - Top Loaders and 1 Barge Loader
Access

On-dock rail

Rail serviced by the UPRR and direct access to I-10

Yard Storage Capacity 17,000 TEU
General

Container on barge service moves empty boxes from Memphis, and imports distribution hub where empties are plentiful, to Baton Rouge. There, the containers are offloaded, filled with resins, and reloaded onto barge for New Orleans (I got most of this from our sales sheet)

The Ports America Gate Complex and Terminal’s technology currently Navis N4/XPS Terminal Operating System.

The Port of Greater Baton Rouge serves as the Port Authority.