Norfolk International Terminals (NIT) Specifications

Specifications

Land area: (Includes land and pier area only) 811 acres (328.2 Ha)

Direct Rail Access/Rail Track: 89,300 feet

Main Channel Depth: 50 feet (15.2m)

Container Berths:
5,730 feet (1,637m) of marginal wharf with five berths serviced by ten container cranes, (Four PACECO portainer cranes and three Kone dual hoist cranes, and three Suez-class cranes).

NIT North:
NB-1: 40 feet (12.2m) water depth
Pier deck elevation (MLW): 10 feet (3.1m)
Water depth capability: 50 feet (15.2m)

NIT South:
CB-1: 32 feet (9.8m) water depth
CB-2: 41 feet (12.5m) water depth
CB-3: 41 feet (12.5m) water depth
CB-4: 41 feet (12.5m) water depth
Pier deck elevation (MLW): 9.40 feet (2.86m)
Water depth capability: 46 feet (14m)

Finger Piers

Pier 1:
1,320 feet long (402.3m), 300 feet wide (91.4m)
40-foot aprons (12.2m), four berths for breakbulk cargo
Water depth south side: 30 feet (9.2m)
Water depth north side: 32 feet (9.8m)
Pier deck elevation (MLW): 9.30 feet (2.79m)
Water depth capability: 46 feet (14m)

Pier 2:
1,320 feet long (402.3m), 300 feet wide (91.4m)
40-foot aprons (12.2m), four berths for breakbulk cargo
Water depth south side: 31 feet (12.2m)
Water depth north side: 32 feet (9.8m)
Pier deck elevation (MLW): 30 feet (9.2m)
Water depth capability: 46 feet (14m)

Pier 3:
1,200 feet long (365.8m), 500 feet wide (182.9m)
34-foot aprons (10.4m), five berths for breakbulk cargo
Water depth north side: 30 feet (9.2m)
Water depth south side: 30 feet (9.2m)
Pier deck elevation (MLW): 9.58 feet (2.9m)
Water depth capability: 35 feet (10.7m)

RO/RO Berth:
900 feet long (274.3m)
Water depth: 32 feet (9.8m)
Pier deck elevation (MLW): 9.67 feet (2.9m)
Water depth capability: 46 feet (13.7m)

Storage:
Covered pier storage: 1,460,000 square feet
Dry storage: 1,000,000 square feet
Cold storage warehouse: 80,000 square feet (Pier 3)

Container Storage:
(Stacked four high in TEUs)
Container Berth No. 1: 5,040
Container Berth No. 2: 4,200
Container Berth No. 3: 7,280
Container Berth No. 4: 6,440
Conatainer Berth NB-1: 8,640
Total TEUs: 34,219
Chassis stackers: capacity for 702 chassis
Two fumigation chambers

Inland Access:

Roadway via Interstates 64 & 564 & International Boulevard; direct rail connection with Norfolk Southern Corporation; also service by CSX Corporation and Eastern Shore Railroad via the Norfolk & Portsmouth Belt Line Railroad. Shipside rail service available.