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Port of Montana celebrates 30th Anniversary

The Port of Montana recently celebrated its 30th anniversary in a shared celebration that included ribbon cuttings for SepticNET and Blacklock Block, the two newest manufacturers to locate in the Montana Connections Business Development Park. Established in 1986, the Port of Montana is a 55 acre facility which was created to assist in economic development […]

NAWLA Traders Market 2016

Mark your calendars!  We are looking forward to seeing you at our booth in Las Vegas at the North American Wholesale Lumber Association (NAWLA click here:  http://www.nawla.org/) Traders Market October 26-28. See how the Port’s successful track record in distributing & transloading lumber products throughout Montana, Wyoming and Idaho can simplify your supply chain and save […]

Labor Day Schedule

In observance of Labor Day, the Port of Montana will be closed Monday, September 5th. The Port will resume normal operating hours at 7:00 am on Tuesday morning, September 6th. We hope you enjoy the holiday!

Efficiency of Rail

We recently ran across an excellent article that highlights the environmental efficiency of rail that we’d like to share. The New Mexico Transloading blog reminds us of the basics we sometimes forget, that in addition to being more economical than long haul trucking, rail shipping uses less fuel and helps reduce greenhouse emissions. The Port […]

Memorial Day Hours

The Port of Montana will be closed for Memorial Day, Monday, May 30.  We will resume normal hours of operation on Tuesday, May 31 at 7 am. Have a safe and happy holiday!

Gearing up for Fertilizer Season

The Port is an ideal solution for seasonal commodities such as fertilizer.  By utilizing the Port’s facility, the producer is able to eliminate overhead costs while still providing high volume just in time delivery to regional growers during a short demand window.  Here’s how it works for current customers: Each year as spring approaches fertilizer […]

Transloading for Montana Department of Transportation Highway Interchange Project

The Port of Montana was able to assist with the transload of pipe for the Helena MDT highway interchange project.  The pipe was shipped to the Port of Montana, and then kept in outside storage until the project was underway. Once the project was ready to take delivery of the pipe, it was loaded onto […]