Welcome to Port of Port Arthur

Port-of-Port-Arthur-TexasThe ultimate direct transfer facility for international shipping. The Port of Port Arthur completed in the year 2000 an expansion that included all the operating features demanded by the maritime industry. Less than two hours from sea to transit, the Port of Port Arthur is North America’s ultimate direct transfer facility positioned on the Gulf of Mexico to competitively handle any type of commodity.

The forest products industry wanted and got the finest transit shed to protect newsprint, liner board, wood pulp, paperboard, plywood and lumber. To give them what they wanted, we not only duplicated the superior quality of our existing shed – we added extra large hanger type doors (36 ft. wide X 24 ft. high);  Read More...

Board Meeting Notice | Dec 3, 2019

Notice is hereby given that a Special Meeting of the Board of Commissioners of the Port of Port Arthur Navigation District of Jefferson County, Texas, has been called by the President of the Board to be held at 9:00 A.M., Tuesday, December 3, 2019, … [Read more...]

Board Meeting Notice | Nov. 13, 2019

Public Notice | PDF … [Read more...]

Request For Qualifications to Provide Professional Railroad Engineering Services

REQUEST FOR QUALIFICATIONS (POPA# 2019-1) PROFESSIONAL RAILROAD ENGINEERING SERVICES FOR DESIGN OF NEW RAILROAD (EDA AWARD NO. 08-79-05270) The Port of Port Arthur Navigation District of Jefferson County, Texas (“POPA”, “Port of Port … [Read more...]

Berth 5 Expansion Project Public Notice

Berth 5 Expansion Project Public Notice

01/16/2018 UPDATE TO BIDDERS:: The bid opening for January 17, 2018 is postponed. Citing weather conditions the bids are due for the Berth 5 Expansion Project at 10:00 am, January 24, 2018, at 221 Houston Ave. The inquiry period is … [Read more...]

Port of Port Arthur Debt Transparency Information

LOCAL GOVERNMENT DEBT REPORTING Debt Obligation Reporting under Local Government Code, Section 140.008 The 84th Legislature passed HB 1378 to increase the transparency of local government debt. Under Local Government Code § 140.008, political … [Read more...]

Welcome to Port of Port Arthur

The ultimate direct transfer facility for international shipping. The Port of Port Arthur completed in the year 2000 an expansion that included all the operating features demanded by the maritime industry. Less than two hours from sea to transit, the … [Read more...]