Blount Island Marine Terminal
Terminal Director – Doug Menefee
Terminal Operations and Gate Entrance
9620 Dave Rawls Blvd.
Jacksonville, FL 32226
Located just nine nautical miles (16.7km) from the Atlantic Ocean, the Blount Island Marine Terminal has 7,094 linear feet (2,163m) of deep water berths.
JAXPORT's largest marine facility and one of the largest vehicle import/export centers in the United States
Leading auto processors – AMPORTS and Wallenius Wilhelmsen Logistics – combine for more than 250 acres of open storage and 300,000 square feet of auto processing facilities
The newly rebuilt heavy lift cargo berth ranks as one of the nation’s highest weight-bearing capacity docks, offering up to 1,800 pounds per square foot of load capacity
The terminal offers 240,000-square feet of transit shed space and a 90,000-square-foot Container Freight Station for cross-dock efficiency
Major highways are easily accessible from Blount Island, which is located less than one mile from I-295 and only minutes from I-95 and I-10
The efficient movement of cargo is facilitated by the terminal's on-dock rail served directly by CSX Corporation
Equipment and Technical Info
|Location||9 nautical miles (16.7km) from the Atlantic Ocean|
|Terminal Area||754 acres|
|Use||Container, Ro/Ro, Breakbulk and General Cargo|
|Facilities||240,000 sq. ft. of transit shed
90,000 sq. ft. container freight station
#20 — 754 linear ft.
#20: 111.5 ft.
|Depth alongside MLW
(mean low water)
|#30 – #35: 40 ft.
#20, #22: 38 ft.
|Deck height above MSL
(mean sea level)
|#30 – 35: +9 ft.
#20, 22: +10 ft.
|Mechanical Handling Facilities||
Three 100-gauge container cranes (65-ton)
|On-Dock Rail Connection||CSX|
|Highway Connections||I-95 and I-295 leading to Hecksher Drive (State Road 105)|
|Mean High Water (MHW)||+2.2 MSL|
|Mean Low Water (MLW)||