Project Cargo

Serving project cargo needs

With an experienced project cargo team, Ocean Terminal has the expertise you need to handle the special requirements of heavy-lift shipments with in-house engineering specialists to provide hands-on cargo analysis. We provide what you need when you need it to make every project-cargo move seamless.

Moving oversized cargo directly onto rail or heavy haul truck


Barge-mounted crane

with 500 ST (453.592 mt) lift capacity through private contractor


GPA-owned crane

with 100 ST (90.7 mt) lift capacity


GPA container crane

with 45 ST (40.8 mt) capacity under spreader and 56 ST (50.8 mt) under beam



with single forklift capacity ranging from 11,000 lbs to 55,000 lbs with accessory attachments

Expert, expedited project cargo handling

A flexible loading schedule, combined with real-time communication from pre-arrival to follow-up, ensure a smooth process. GPA’s in-house engineering team provides hands-on analysis for specialty cargo handling, including railcars, truck and lift equipment.

Ocean Terminal is served by Class I railroads CSX Transportation and Norfolk Southern, with on-terminal switching provided by NS. The terminal’s five berths are 42 feet deep. Four of the five berths feature on-dock rail. Cargo moving by truck can reach the interstate less than two miles from the terminal.