The main Marine Base, Piers 14, 15 and 16, 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 has security in place as needed.


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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