Vancouver, British Columbia-based GCT Global Container Terminals Inc. has been making waves in the container terminal industry for over a hundred years.
GCT provides efficient and competitive services to our customers on the Canadian West Coast and the US East Coast. We are among the top terminal operators in North America, with established facilities in the ports of Vancouver and New York/New Jersey.
GCT Bayonne is situated in the Upper New York Bay in Jersey City, New Jersey. Capable of handling the largest vessels operating on its tradelane, it is the closest container terminal to the harbor entrance and is the only terminal in the harbor with no air-draft restrictions. The recently expanded facility now spans over 167 acres (68 hectares) and features a 2,700 foot (823 meter) berth, allowing vessels to approach unencumbered. Its convenient location also reduces vessel transit time by up to two hours each way.
GCT New York is a full-service container and general cargo facility in the New York harbor. Strategically located on Staten Island near the Goethals Bridge, the terminal occupies 187 acres (58 hectares) of upland area. As the terminal boasting the fastest turn times in the harbor, GCT New York is now Big Ship Ready with the 50 foot (15.2 meter) deepening project is now complete. It is readily accessible to major truck routes and features an expanded on-dock rail facility, connecting to the North American transcontinental rail network. GCT New York has been honored with the Association of Bi-State Motor Carriers Award for “Best Terminal” seven out of the last nine years. GCT New York has the only on-dock Customs Examination Station (CES) in the port.
GCT Deltaport is Canada’s flagship container terminal. Located at Roberts Bank, it is a 210 acre (85 hectare) facility with three contiguous berths totaling 3,609 feet (1,100 meters). The terminal is designed to handle the largest transpacific container vessels in service and features dual-hoist gantry cranes—the first in the Americas—in its fleet of ten high-speed, super post-Panamax cranes. The facility employs state-of-the-art computer systems and has an on-dock intermodal rail yard with eight tracks totaling 28,000 feet (8,534 meters).
Strategically located in the inner harbor, GCT Vanterm operates in naturally occurring deep water and is the most efficient terminal in Port Metro Vancouver. It is a 76 acre (31 hectare) container terminal with 2,030 feet (619 meters) of berth, offering six high-speed, super post-Panamax dock gantries, a modern fleet of container handling equipment, and an on-dock intermodal rail yard with nine tracks totaling 9,600 feet (2,926 meters).