Port of Wilmington Cold Storage receives and ships first loads!

Trucks coming in!

James Prince (operations manager) training on seal verification process.

Ready to unload!


Port of Wilmington Cold Storage inaugural shipment

We were all excited to be receiving and shipping our first loads here at Port of Wilmington Cold Storage! See the article in Star News Online below!
Wilmington port’s cold storage facility receives inaugural shipment
Port of Wilmington Cold Storage Article on Star News

First Cold Storage Facility at NC State Port

Port of Wilmington Cold Storage in the news!  Read the full article here:

First cold storage facility to open at State Port

Port of Wilmington Cold Storage Opening Soon!

The new cold storage facility at the Port of Wilmington is about to open, and state officials hope all the protein it ingests will serve as a major building block for exports.

More than three years in the making, Port of Wilmington Cold Storage – now set to open on Aug. 15 – represents a bet that refrigeration, blast freezing and logistical support will help convince an increasing number of commodities producers to bypass the ports of Charleston, Norfolk and Savannah and step up their export activity in-state.

USA InvestCo Founder Chuck Schoninger, the Wilmington-based real estate developer who spearheaded the […]

Chuck McCarthy with North Carolina Commissioner of Agriculture Steve Troxler

North Carolina Commissioner of  Agriculture, Steve Troxler, visits Port of Wilmington Cold Storage!

Construction Progress Photos 07/27

Equipment being received at Port of Wilmington Cold Storage

Material Handling Equipment

Battery Chargers and charging stations.

The exterior of the office is looking good!

Tile in the restrooms and locker room areas.

Construction Progress photos 07/14

Ammonia arrives on site and is being loaded to the system.

Drop ceilings being installed in the office area.

More racks being installed!

Construction Progress Photos for 07/12

Concrete pours around the outside of the building.

Dock Doors installed.

Construction progress photos for 07/07

Installation of Racking in the freezer and Quick Freeze area continues.

Dock Plates being installed.

Ammonia Vessels

NC Ports!

The Port of Wilmington is Big Ship Ready!

Very interesting and exciting article!