JAXPORT and Trailer Bridge sign new 10-year contract
November 4, 2013
JAXPORT and long-time tenant Trailer Bridge, Inc. have signed a new 10-year lease contract, which includes two additional five-year options. The agreement continues the company's operations on approximately 32 acres at JAXPORT’s Blount Island Marine Terminal.
Jacksonville, Fla.-based Trailer Bridge has operated at JAXPORT since the company’s founding in 1991. The firm offers cargo transportation services to and from North America, Puerto Rico and the Dominican Republic.
“We look forward to continuing a long and healthy relationship with the Port of Jacksonville,” said Trailer Bridge Inc. Chief Executive Officer Chris J. Dombalis. “This contract solidifies our plans to move forward here in Jacksonville.”
Roy Schleicher, JAXPORT Executive Vice President and Chief Commercial Officer said, “For more than 20 years, Trailer Bridge has been an important part of JAXPORT’s prominence in the Puerto Rico and Caribbean market. As one of our major tenants, we’re delighted to have Trailer Bridge onboard at JAXPORT for years to come.”