Port of Lake Charles

Lake Charles Harbor & Terminal District
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Automated Terminal

The automated terminal located at City Docks has a 189,000-square-foot warehouse equipped with four palletizers rated at 2,400 bags an hour; 6 depalletizers; 2 railcar unloaders; and 2 spiralveyors. The two spiralveyor-equipped shiploaders are rated at 125 tons per hour each, and there is a 1,000-linear-foot dock connecting the bagging facility with the shiploaders and warehouse. The multimodal facility is accessible by rail, truck, barge or conveyors from the bagging facility. The terminal can be used for traditional and/or automated bag handling.