The main Marine Base has 24-hour security and 2 entrances. The East entrance is open 24 hours a day and is used for truck traffic only during regular hours. The west gate is open 07:00-17:00, Monday to Friday for light traffic, vessel crews, staff, and visitors.

Pier 12 security off Harbour Drive is operational 24 hours a day.


East Gate

709.570.7059 or email

West Gate

709.570.7050 or email

Pier 12


The Marine Base is certified under the Marine Transportation Security Act as a compliant port facility. To view our certificate of compliance click here.

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