April 11th marked the first rail cargo operations at JAXPORT’s newly completed $30 million Intermodal Container Transfer Facility (ICTF) at Dames Point. Prior to the start of the ICTF’s commercial operations, JAXPORT is partnering with numerous U.S. Army units, including the JAXPORT-based 832nd Transportation Battalion, for exercises aimed at expediting the movement of ocean-going military cargo, rehearsing the capabilities of personnel as well as the new terminal.
Source: JAXPORT press release.
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