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Geismar, Louisiana

Strategically Located ...

The construction of the grass roots, state-of-the-art, Geismar
Logistics Center was completed in the summer of 2008. The highly
automated facility is located along the Mississippi River between
New Orleans and Baton Rouge at mile marker 184

Products handled

Fine chemicals for the chemical industry in the area
Contact

8112 Hwy. 75
Geismar, LA 70734
Phone: (225) 474-2514
Fax: (225) 474-2537
Contact: Bob Nemeth
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  • Highway access: 3 miles west of I-10 at exit 177. Three truck loading racks provide a total of ten truck-loading /unloading bays. All trucks are loaded via mass-flow meters. Two electronic scales, capable to read axle weights, are located at the site

  • Rail access: connected to Canadian National and Illinois Central rail system. Three rail car loading racks are currently in place under which a total of 14 rail cars can be loaded simultaneously. All rail cars are loaded via mass-flow meters

  • The marine dock is equipped with three barge berths. Two of the barge berths double as a ship berth. Maximum draft is 39 ft. and max LOA is 700 ft.

  • 34 storage tanks ranging in size from 3,000 to 175,000 bbls provide a total storage capacity of 850,000 bbls

  • Drumming facility with an approximate 80,000 sq. ft. storage warehouse equipped with foam sprinkler system and capable of storing flammable products. Product can be drummed from storage tanks or directly from trucks or railcars via four fully automatic drum filling machines and two semi-automatic tote/pallet fillers

  • Storage tanks, load racks and drumming facility are connected into vapor headers which, depending on the product group, route vapor to thermal oxidizer, carbon bed or scrubber systems

  • Spill protection and containment systems are in place throughout facility

  • Fully secure, 24-hour manned facility with accredited emergency response capabilities including standby personnel and contractor equipment and manpower. Consistent performance records in regional drills with the EPA and U.S. Coast Guard

  • On-site and corporate engineering offices for prompt and knowledgeable handling of customer technical service requirements and custom design