USA Bayport Terminals - Port of Houston

Technical specifications

  • Capacity: 2.3 million TEUs
  • Draught: 13.7m
  • Quay length: 3,300’ (700’ additional under development)
  • Area: 200 acres of container yard (25 acres additional expected to be completed in the Autumn of 2017)
  • 123-acre intermodal facility under development
  • Maximum vessel size: 1000’x143’
  • No. of Quay Cranes: 12

Key features

  • Electronic data interchange capabilities
  • Computerized inventory control system that tracks the status and location of individual containers
  • Trucking access to and from the terminal gates is continuous with dedicated flyover ramp connecting Texas 146 and Port Road
  • When fully developed, this state-of-the-art terminal will have a total of seven container berths
  • Not constrained by bridges and other encumbrances
  • Warehousing and distribution facilities available nearby