AlertHOLIDAY CLOSURE – HARRY BRIDGES BIRTHDAY, JULY 28 – The Port of Vancouver USA, will be closed for receipt and delivery of cargo on Monday, July 28 in observance of Harry Bridges’ Birthday. This day is a longshore holiday in accordance with applicable ILWU/PMA labor agreements, and overtime rates will apply. Vessel activity and other port business will not be interrupted. The administration office will be open.

Marine

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Capacity, Access and Accommodation.

 The Port of Vancouver USA’s five terminals and 13 berths lie at the terminus of the Columbia River’s 43-foot, deep-draft shipping channel, creating an international transportation gateway. Two major North American railroad lines converge here. Primary freight arterials of the U.S. Interstate Highway network run north, east and south. More than 1.2 million square feet of waterfront warehousing mean ample storage space. Two Liebherr mobile harbor cranes—each with a lift capacity of 140 metric tons—make us the West Coast experts in break bulk and heavy lift cargo. And topping it off? Our exceptional customer service, including relationships with key resources in the logistics chain, helps us meet your shipping requirements with smart, fast, efficient and safe solutions. 

Break Bulk

The Port of Vancouver USA handles many types of break bulk cargo, including steel, pulp, plywood, aluminum, trucks, forest products, containers and yachts.

Our two Liebherr mobile harbor cranes can operate at any port break bulk berth; they have a lifting capacity of 140 metric tons each and 210 metric tons in tandem. Terminal 2, Berth 3 is equipped with a Paceco multi-purpose crane with a 51-metric-ton capacity and a 115-foot outreach.

 

T3-B8-9-pulp_08122012_2587Terminal 3, Berths 8 & 9

  • Dock Length: 1,250 lineal feet
  • Dock Height: 30 feet
  • Berth Depth: 40 feet (CRD)*
  • Open Storage Area: 65 acres
  • Covered Storage Area: 360,000 sq. ft.

 

 

 

T2-B4-RoRo_12222011_1207Terminal 2, Berths 1, 3 & 4

  • Dock Length: 1,750 lineal feet
  • Dock Height: 30 feet
  • Berth Depth: 40-43 feet (CRD)*
  • Dock Strength: Berths 1 & 4—750 psf, Berth 3—1000 psf
  • Roll On/Roll Off:  15-foot dock height (Berth 4)

*Channel depth information as provided by U.S. Army Corps of Engineers.