Gate Operating Hours
Find the container gate operating hours for all facilities.
North Charleston Terminal (NCT), Wando Welch Terminal (WWT), and Hugh Leatherman Terminal (HLT)
Motor carriers attempting to perform dual missions must enter the lanes by 16:30. Motor carriers attempting to perform single missions must enter the lanes by 17:00.
Motor carriers attempting to deliver or receive loaded running reefers must enter the lanes for dual missions by 16:00 and single missions by 16:30.
|Monday-Friday||0500 - 1700|
|Saturday||0600 - 1700|
|Yard Service Provided||Yes|
Motor carriers attempting to perform dual missions must enter the lanes by 4:00 PM.
Motor carriers attempting to perform single missions must enter the lanes by 4:30 PM.
|Wando Welch Terminal (WWT)||0600 to 1700|
|North Charleston Terminal (NCT)||0700 to 1700|
|Hugh Leatherman Terminal (HLT)||Appointment Only|
Appointments can be made by requesting to the below emails:
Robert Swisher - email@example.com
Michael Doniphan - firstname.lastname@example.org
HLT Planners - email@example.com
Michael Wojnowski - firstname.lastname@example.org
Reefers are not worked on Saturdays at Wando Welch, North Charleston, or Hugh Leatherman Terminals except on special request.
Saturday reefer transactions will require prior notice to the terminal and vendors. Any containers that arrive without the proper prior notice will be turned away and not serviced.
Email notice for all Saturday reefer transactions MUST be received by 3 PM on the Friday before and include:
- Container Number
- Transaction Type: Empty In/Out, Import, Export
- Booking Number
- Motor Carrier
All Saturday reefer scheduling notices for transactions must include SCPA Contacts, Charleston Gate Contacts and the correct M&R vendor listed below, so labor can be properly scheduled.
Requests for ALL steamship lines must be sent to CMC at below email address:
Dept.31 Supervisors: Dept.31Supervisors@SCSPA.com
Bill McCarthy: email@example.com
WWT Chief Clerk: firstname.lastname@example.org
Joel Britt: email@example.com
Michael Doniphan: firstname.lastname@example.org
Inland Port Greer
|Sunday - Saturday||0000 - 2400|
|Yard Service Provided:||Yes|
Train Cutoff 15:00 - Monday thru Saturday
Inland Port Dillon
|Monday - Friday||0600 - 1800|
Train Cutoff 10:00 am Monday thru Friday
Breakbulk Gate Operating Hours
The breakbulk gate hours at North Charleston, Wando Welch, Hugh K. Leatherman, Columbus Street, and Veterans Terminals are Monday - Friday, 8:00 am - 11:30 am and 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm. Scheduled appointment times are required so that proper personnel and equipment will be ready.
Please email appointment requests to CSTAppointments@scspa.com 48 hours in advance.
All import cargo pick-ups must first have a Custom’s and Agent’s release in place. The scheduled driver must also have an appropriate Loading Order Number. This is a 5 digit number ending in an L. For all export cargo, the driver must have a Dock receipt showing the steamship line Bill of Lading number for the cargo.