SSA Cooper

SSA Cooper is a joint partnership between Cooper/T. Smith and SSA Marine providing stevedoring services throughout the South Atlantic. SSA Cooper operates in Wilmington and Morehead City, North Carolina; Charleston and Georgetown, South Carolina; Savannah and Brunswick, Georgia; and Jacksonville, Florida.

  • Blount Island Terminal - Jacksonville, FL
  • Colonel's Island Terminal - Brunswick, GA
  • Columbus Street Terminal - Charleston, SC
  • Dames Point Terminal - Jacksonville, FL
  • Garden City Terminal - Savannah, GA
  • Georgetown, SC
  • Navy Base Terminal - Charleston, SC
  • North Charleston Terminal - Charleston, SC
  • Ocean Terminal - Savannah, GA
  • Talleyrand Marine Terminal - Jacksonville, FL
  • Union Pier Terminal - Charleston, SC
  • Wando Welch Terminal - Charleston, SC
  • Wilmington, NC

The Port of Jacksonville is located on the St. Johns River. The Port of Jacksonville is a landlord lease port. Approximately 80% of the port is leased to private companies.

  • Location: 9 miles from Sea Buoy
  • Size: 754 acres
  • Water Depth: 38 feet
  • Berths: 8
  • Total Berthing Length: 6,600 feet
  • Cranes: 8 container cranes, 1 40 ton straddle crane, 1 100 ton Whirly crane
  • Commodities Handled: Break bulk, Autos, Lumber
  • Rail Services: CSX
  • Storage: 50,000 square feet (inside)
  • Transit Shed: 240,000 square feet
  • Warehouses: 290,000 square foot portable warehouse
  • Highway Access: I-95 North and South I-10 from the West

  • Location: 15 miles to Sea Buoy
  • Size: 1,700 acres
  • Water Depth: 30 feet mean low water
  • Berths: 3
  • Total Berthing Length: 3,235 fee
  • Commodities Handled: Auto and RoRo
  • Rail Services: CSX and Norfolk Southern
  • Highway Access: 3 miles to I-95 via Highway 17

 

The Port of Charleston has numerous terminals that steamship lines may call. Transit times from the sea buoy to these terminals range from 1 hour to 2.5 hours. The channel depth at mean low water is 45’.

SSA Cooper is a full service stevedore, handling containers, break bulk – paper products, lumber, steel, reefer cargo, heavy lifts, RoRo, bulk commodities, and passenger vessels. Our carrier-sponsored Container Freight Station division is actively stuffing and stripping containers on terminal for shippers.

  • Location: 1.5 hours transit to Sea Buoy
  • Size: 78 acres
  • Water Depth: 45 feet low water
  • Berths: 5
  • Total Berthing Length: 3,875 feet
  • Cranes: 3 post Panamax and 2 super post Panamax
  • Heavy Lift Services: BBC, Rickmeres, Big Lift, Intermarine, Americana, and Jumbo
  • Reefer Services: 128 reefer plugs
  • Reach Stackers: C3 Transtainers and 14 Toplifts
  • Commodities Handled: Container, Lumber, Break Bulk, and Heavy Lifts
  • Rail Services: CSX & Norfolk Southern
  • RoRo Services: Americana
  • Transit Shed: 232,000 square feet
  • Warehouses: 105,108 square feet
  • Highway Access: 1.6 miles to I-26
  • Truck Gates: 14 interchangeable lanes
  • Scales: 5

 

The Port of Jacksonville is located on the St. Johns River. The Port of Jacksonville is a landlord lease port. Approximately 80% of the port is leased to private companies.

  • Location: 10 miles from Sea Buoy
  • Size: 585 acres (undeveloped)
  • Water Depth: 38 feet
  • Berths: 1
  • Total Berthing Length: 1,200 feet
  • Commodities Handled: Dedicated Cruise and Terminal
  • Rail Services: CSX
  • Warehouses: Passenger Terminal (30,000 square feet)
  • Highway Access: I-95 North and South I-10 from the West

 

  • Location: 26 miles to the Sea Buoy
  • Size: 1,208 acres
  • Water Depth: 42 feet
  • Berths: 7
  • Total Berthing Length: 9,317 feet
  • Cranes: 13 container cranes
  • Truck Gates: 31 automated interchange lanes
  • Scales: 15
  • Rail Services: CSX & Norfolk Southern
  • Commodities Handled: Containers CFS
  • Reefer Services: 284 reefer plugs and 4 portable generators for refrigerated containers
  • RoRo Services: Quarter or side ramps
  • Storage: 400 acres container storage (83 additional acres upon completion of Berth 8)
  • Warehouses: 1.42 million square feet
  • Highway Access: 6.3 miles to I-16 and 5.6 miles to I-95

 

  • Location: 13.5 miles from the Georgetown Sea Buoy
  • Size: 25 acres
  • Water Depth: 27 feet mean low water fresh
  • Berths: 3
  • Barge Berth: Yes
  • Total Berthing Length: 1,900 feet
  • Cranes: 100 Linkbelt mobile crane
  • Rail Services: CSX
  • Storage: 25 acres paved (outdoor)
  • Transit Shed: 36,400 square foot covered shed
  • Truck Gates: Yes
  • Scales: SCSPA
  • Commodities Handled: Forest products, Roll paper, Bale pulp, Lumber, and Bulk Truck Hauling
  • Warehouses: 103,000 square foot warehouse, dockside access, sprinkler protected, covered loading and unloading truck or rail
  • Foreign Trade Zone: Yes
  • Highway Access: US Highways 17, 521, 701 and I-95, I-26 and I-20

The Port of Charleston has numerous terminals that steamship lines may call. Transit times from the sea buoy to these terminals range from 1 hour to 2.5 hours. The channel depth at mean low water is 45’.

SSA Cooper is a full service stevedore, handling containers, break bulk – paper products, lumber, steel, reefer cargo, heavy lifts, RoRo, bulk commodities, and passenger vessels. Our carrier-sponsored Container Freight Station division is actively stuffing and stripping containers on terminal for shippers.

  • Location: 2 hours transit to Sea Buoy
  • Size: 110 acres
  • Water Depth: 35 feet low water
  • Berths: 4 (finger piers)
  • Total Berthing Length: Pier Lima - 977' length - 70' wide (under lease to McAllister Tug Company), Pier Zulu - 1260' length - 70' wide, Pier Mike - 600' length - 70' wide, Pier November - 1250' length - 70' wide
  • Cranes: Mobile cranes only
  • Truck Gates: 1
  • Commodities Handled: Reefer, Wire Rod, Ingots, Lumber
  • Warehouses: 165,000 sq ft of warehouse space, Building 224 - 60,000 sq ft, Building 1174 - 60,000 sq ft, Building 193 - 45,000 sq ft
  • Storage: 105 acres outside storage for break bulk commodities
  • Fumigation Facilities: Yes
  • Highway Access: 1.5 miles to I-26

 

The Port of Charleston has numerous terminals that steamship lines may call. Transit times from the sea buoy to these terminals range from 1 hour to 2.5 hours. The channel depth at mean low water is 45’.

SSA Cooper is a full service stevedore, handling containers, break bulk – paper products, lumber, steel, reefer cargo, heavy lifts, RoRo, bulk commodities, and passenger vessels. Our carrier-sponsored Container Freight Station division is actively stuffing and stripping containers on terminal for shippers.

  • Location: 2.5 hours transit to Sea Buoy
  • Size: 141 acres
  • Water Depth: 40 feet
  • Berths: 2
  • Total Berthing Length: 2,500 feet
  • Cranes: 6-4 post Panamax
  • Reach Stackers: 4 transtainers, 13 toplifts, and 5 empty handlers
  • Commodities Handled: Containers and Military
  • Truck Gates: 5
  • Scales: 3
  • Rail Services: CSX & Norfolk Southern
  • Reefer Services: 150 reefer plugs
  • Transit Shed: 118,500 sq ft, spinkler protected
  • Fumigation Facilities: Yes
  • Highway Access: 2 miles to I-526

 

  • Location: Foot of River Street
  • Size: 208 acres
  • Water Depth: 42 feet
  • Berths: 7
  • Total Berthing Length: 6,689 feet
  • Cranes: 3 gantry and 1 container crane
  • Truck Gates: 1
  • Scales: 1
  • Heavy Lift Services: 175 MT Crane
  • Rail Services: Norfolk Southern
  • Commodities Handled: Forest Products, Steel, Rolling Stock, RoRo, Heavy Lifts, and Project cargo
  • Reefer Services: 56 reefer plugs
  • RoRo Services: 19 acres
  • Highway Access: 1.2 miles to I-16, 10 miles to I-95






The Port of Jacksonville is located on the St. Johns River. The Port of Jacksonville is a landlord lease port. Approximately 80% of the port is leased to private companies.

  • Location: 21 miles from the Atlantic on the St. Johns River
  • Size: 173 acres
  • Water Depth: 38 feet
  • Berths: 6
  • Total Berthing Length: 4,800 feet
  • Cranes: 6 container cranes and 2 Kone Whirley cranes
  • Foreign Trade Zone: FTZ #64 (entire terminal)
  • Commodities Handled: Container, Frozen Products, Wire Coils, and Truck Gates
  • Rail Services: CSX & Norfolk Southern
  • Reefer Services: 200 reefer plugs
  • Warehouses: 160,000 sq ft (120,000 sq ft refrigerated)
  • Fumigation Facilities: Yes
  • Highway Access: I-95 North and South I-10 from the West

 











The Port of Charleston has numerous terminals that steamship lines may call. Transit times from the sea buoy to these terminals range from 1 hour to 2.5 hours. The channel depth at mean low water is 45’.

SSA Cooper is a full service stevedore, handling containers, break bulk – paper products, lumber, steel, reefer cargo, heavy lifts, RoRo, bulk commodities, and passenger vessels. Our carrier-sponsored Container Freight Station division is actively stuffing and stripping containers on terminal for shippers.

  • Location: 1 hour transit to Sea Buoy
  • Size: 60 acres
  • Water Depth: 40 feet low water
  • Berths: 4
  • Total Berthing Length: 2,470 feet
  • Commodities Handled: RoRo, Breakbulk, and Passenger (stands alone)
  • Truck Gates: 1 inbound/outbound
  • Rail Services: CSX & Norfolk Southern
  • Transit Shed: 698,049 square feet
  • RoRo Services: Yes
  • Heavy Lift Services: Mobile truck crane only
  • Fumigation Facilities: Yes
  • Highway Access: 2.7 miles to I-26

 











The Port of Charleston has numerous terminals that steamship lines may call. Transit times from the sea buoy to these terminals range from 1 hour to 2.5 hours. The channel depth at mean low water is 45’.

SSA Cooper is a full service stevedore, handling containers, break bulk – paper products, lumber, steel, reefer cargo, heavy lifts, RoRo, bulk commodities, and passenger vessels. Our carrier-sponsored Container Freight Station division is actively stuffing and stripping containers on terminal for shippers.

  • Location: 2 hours transit to Sea Buoy
  • Size: 237 acres
  • Water Depth: 45 feet
  • Berths: 4
  • Total Berthing Length: 3,800 feet
  • Cranes: 4 post Panamax and 4 super post Panamax
  • Reach Stackers: 22 Transtainers, 19 Toplifts, and 10 Empty Handlers
  • Commodities Handled: Containers, Military, and Heavy Lifts
  • Truck Gates: 20 interchange lanes, 12 inbound, 8 outbound
  • Scales: 11
  • Reefer Services: 432 reefer plugs
  • Transit Shed: 200,000 sq ft sprinkler protected
  • Fumigation Facilities: Yes
  • Highway Access: 0.7 miles to I-526

 











  • Location: East bank of Cape Fear River, 26 miles to open sea
  • Size: 280 acres developed, 110 acres undeveloped
  • Water Depth: 38 feet mean low water
  • Berths: 9
  • Total Berthing Length: 6,678 feet
  • Cranes: 4 container cranes and 3 gantry cranes
  • Rail Services: CSX
  • Reefer Services: 129 reefer plugs
  • RoRo Services: Side port or slewing stern ramps
  • Heavy Lift Services: Up to 225 tons
  • Storage: Over 1 million sq ft, covered and sprinklered
  • Transit Shed: 5
  • Fumigation Facilities: Covered, in-container fumigation area
  • Commodities Handled: Steel, Lumber, Wood pulp bales and rolls, Grain, Fertilizers, Salt, Sand, Project cargo, Heavy Lifts, General cargo, Super bags, Containers
  • Truck Gates: 8
  • Scales: 2
  • Foreign Trade Zone: Entire terminal designated Foreign Trade Zone 66
  • Warehouses: 1 million feet sprinklered and covered, 31,000 sq ft dedicated for steel coils, 500,000 dedicated to forest products, and 100 acres of open storage
  • Highway Access: Easy access to US Highway 17, 74, 76, 421, I-95 anf I-40

 










Contact Information

Address

376 Turrell Avenue
South Orange, NJ 07079


Dan Wilkins

Phone: 251-415-3038
mason.wilkins@coopertsmith.com
 

Neil Peterson

44 Washington Place
Hasbrouck Heights, NJ 07604
Phone: (201) 759-7509
neil.peterson@cpando.com