Port of Slidell Welcomes American Bridge
The Port of Slidell, a major U.S. Gulf Coast Marine Business and Industrial Park, is pleased to announce that American Bridge, a legendary construction company whose projects include a significant proportion of the world’s large bridges, marine installations, and other complex structures, has located to the Port of Slidell.
New jobs and opportunities
Logistically accessible and convenient to the entire Gulf South via interstates I-12, 1-59, 1-10, the Port of Slidell's 55 acre Marine and Industrial Park creates new jobs and opportunities for the already-present skilled workforce within St. Tammany parish.
Welcome to the Port of Slidell
The Port of Slidell is a marine-centric Business and Industrial Park located on the North Shore of Lake Pontchartrain in Slidell, Louisiana. This naturally strategic location adjoins the three major interstate highway systems, the I-10, I-12, and I-59 serving the greater New Orleans and Gulf Coast region with the area’s waterways near the Gulf of Mexico, Class I Railroads, and Slidell’s Airport.
The Port of Slidell affords business and industry traversing the greater Gulf South a centrally located waterfront waypoint just 20± minutes from downtown New Orleans as a base-of-operations for marine-related construction and service companies transacting business along the greater Gulf Coast. From Houston to Jacksonville—from Jackson and Hattiesburg—from New Orleans—all commerce meets in Slidell. It’s all here, roads, rail, airport, at the intersection of the region’s waterways near the Gulf of Mexico. And, our Cajun food is second to none.
Land / Marine
Container / Cargo
Handling & Storage
Push / Tugboat
Access & Dock
Film Set &
Our Mission...Community Minded - Globally Focused
The Port of Slidell serves as a unique global economic development engine of opportunity to connect Slidell and all of St. Tammany Parish with the world. Our mission is to develop Slidell and St. Tammany Parish’s global connections and infrastructure and the family-supporting jobs necessary to exceed the needs of tomorrow.
The Port of Slidell Advantage
The Port of Slidell’s unique competitive edge strategically links the U.S. Gulf Coast waterways near the Gulf of Mexico at the convergence of the three major interstate highway systems, I-10, I-12 and I-59 serving the greater New Orleans and U.S. Gulf Coast region. This unique competitive edge affords commercial and industrial tenants safe, convenient, seamless, integrated logistical solutions between the waterways, rail, air, and road all just 20 minutes from downtown New Orleans.
Features and Amenities:
- 55+ Acres Fronting Bayou Bonfouca
- 1+ Mile of Waterfront
- 350′ Graving Dock
- Crane/Heavy-Lift Services
- Barge/Vessel Services:
- Barge Docking/Mooring/Storage
- Waterfront Heavy Construction/Fabrication Concrete Layout Slabs
- Side Launch Platforms
- Warehousing / Storage
- Office Facilities