Port of Slidell Welcomes American Bridge
The Port of Slidell Business & Industrial Park / Shipyard, 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.
Welcome to the Port of Slidell
The Port of Slidell Business and Industrial Park / Shipyard is 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 region’s waterways near the Gulf of Mexico, Class I Railroads, Slidell’s Airport, and our own private Seaplane Base, Pelican Seaplane Base.
The Port of Slidell affords business and industry traversing the greater Gulf South, a centrally located waterfront base of operations just 20 minutes from downtown New Orleans. Marine-related construction and service companies seeking to locate their business operations to the greater New Orleans/Gulf Coast region will find unequaled opportunity in a safe—business-friendly environment that offers extreme ease of use… and our cajun food is second to none.
From Houston to Jacksonville—from Jackson and Hattiesburg—from New Orleans—all commerce meets in Slidell at The Port of Slidell.
Land / Marine
Container / Cargo
Handling & Storage
Push / Tugboat
Access & Dock
Aggregate / Materials
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.