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Dames Point Marine Terminal

Terminal Director – Doug Menefee

Terminal Operations
9620 Dave Rawls Blvd.
Jacksonville, FL 32226
(904) 357-3305

TraPac Container Terminal
9834 New Berlin Road
Jacksonville, FL 32226
(904) 696-4900

JAXPORT Cruise Terminal
9810 August Drive
Jacksonville, FL 32226
(904) 357-3006

9600 New Berlin Road
Jacksonville, FL 32226
(904) 357-3305


Terminal Highlights

  • Located 10 nautical miles (18.5km) from the Atlantic Ocean, Dames Point Marine Terminal is JAXPORT's newest marine facility with 5,002 linear feet (1,525m) of deep water berths

  • The TraPac Container Terminal at Dames Point features new port infrastructure, including roadways, terminal buildings, two 1,200-foot berths and six New Panamax container cranes

  • Vessels from Tokyo-based MOL and other carriers offer direct containership service between TraPac and ports throughout Asia

  • The JAXPORT ICTF at Dames Point facilitates the direct transfer of containers between vessels and trains

  • Other cargoes serviced at Dames Point include bulk aggregate material on sites ranging about 41 acres in size

  • The JAXPORT Cruise Terminal at Dames Point is home to Carnival Cruise Lines’ 2,052-passenger Fascination

Equipment and Technical Info

Location 10 nautical miles (18.5km) from the Atlantic Ocean
Terminal Area Total Area: 585 acres (TraPac terminal: 158 acres)
Use Container, Bulk, Cruise, Autos

63,000 sq. ft. passenger cruise terminal
Intermodal Container Transfer Facility 

General Berths

#10 – 1,280 ft.
#16 – 1,200 ft.
#17 – 1,200 ft.
#18 – 1,322 ft.

Apron Width

#10: 80 ft.
#16,17: 150 ft.
#18: 15 ft.

Depth alongside MLW
(mean low water)
40 ft.
Deck height above MSL
(mean sea level)
#16, 17: +10 ft.
#10, 18: +9 ft.
Mechanical Handling Facilities

Six container cranes (two 50-ton, four 40-ton)
Six 40-ton rubber tired gantry cranes

On-Dock Rail Connection CSX
Highway Connections I-95 and I-295 leading to Hecksher Drive (State Road 105)
Tides (ft.)  
Mean High Water (MHW) +2.0 MSL
Mean Low Water (MLW) -1.0 MSL

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