Our Special Services

Technology Solutions 

The Port offers cutting edge information technology solutions including real-time web-based inventory control tools and reporting, bar-code scanning, and server hosting for our tenants and more.

For info: (302) 472-7846


Heavy Lift Equipment

The Port has a new 100-ton mobile harbor crane as well as two 50-ton multi-purpose gantry cranes to handle containers, bulk, breakbulk and special heavy-lift cargo. One gantry crane has 75-ton lifting capacity for project cargo. For info: (302) 472-7822


Cold-Chain Services in 360 Quality Certified Cold-store:


Cold Treatment

Port facilities are approved by USDA for cold treatment of table grapes and any deciduous and citrus fruit. 

For info: (302) 472-7822


Rapid Cooling

In 2011, the Port constructed 4 Rapid Cooling chambers, with a capacity of 20 pallets each, for post- fumigation table grapes . The Rapid Cooling chambers can cool between 300-400 pallets/day; reducing the pulp temp. of grapes from 40-45F to 32-34F in 3.5 hours rather than in 2-3 days. For info: (302) 472-7822


Control Atmosphere (CA)

Warehouse E includes two rooms with CA capabilities totaling 16,000 sf.
For info: (302) 472-7695


Fumigation Services

The Port provides the facilities to fumigate large and small size perishable shipments. For info: (302) 472-7695


Government Inspections

USDA and FDA personnel offer certified fruit, juice and meat inspections. For info: (302) 655-1492


US Customs and Border Protection inspectors inspect and clear ships and cargos quickly and efficiently at the Port of Wilmington. 
For info: (302) 326-0600


Office and Warehousing Rental

Available office space, open area storage and warehouse space.

For info: (302) 472-7806


Finish Vehicle Processing

AutoPort, Inc., a Port tenant, is an ISO 9001 certified vehicle processor with four decades of experience providing comprehensive homologation and processing services for OEMs and fleets.
For info: (302) 658-5100



The Diamond State Port Corporation provides 24-hour security services to customers, employees and visitors of the Port.  24-hour manned security entrance, and vehicle patrol. For info, please contact Jerry Custis, Port Manager, Security and FSO at  (302) 472-7817. Security at the Gatehouse (302) 472-7864.


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