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1100 Port Terminal Drive
Duluth, MN 55802-2619

T: 218.726.1371
F: 218.726.0067

Commodities: Cement

CRH US (formerly dba Holcim (US) Inc. and before that St. Lawrence Cement) is one of the nation's largest manufacturers and suppliers of cement and mineral components.  The Duluth facility handles Portland Type I cement in bulk that comes by ship from Mississauga, Ontario, and leaves the plant in rail cars or trucks. The facility, built in 1980-1981, measures 284 feet from the ground to the top of the superstructure - the tallest building in Duluth/Superior and surrounding area. There are four silos, each with 10,000-ton capacity and interstices with the capacity of another 3,000 tons. The facility handles about 10 ships per year. The Swedish-built auger can unload a ship in 54 hours at the rate of 500 to 600 tons per hour.

Dock Length: 839 ft.
Depth: 27 ft.
Capacity: 43,000 short tons
Rail Service: 4 Class I Railroads - BNSF, CN, CP, UP
Truck Access: Port Terminal Drive
Employees: 6

Dave Sobczak, Plant Manager