Fednav Direct

As a value-added service, FMT offers transport services to and from its various facilities through our logistics group, Fednav Direct. Read more
Fednav Direct

FMT Terminal:

Located in the industrial heartland of the US Midwest, FMT Burns Harbor is just 18 miles southeast from Chicago on Lake Michigan.
FMT and Port of Indiana-Burns Harbor: partners since 1999

Stevedoring operations in Burns Harbor

Contact information

Tel: 219.787.1017

Terminal address:

415 Salmon Drive
Portage, IN 46368

General Manager:

Brian LaRue

Operations Manager:

Justin West

Port Authority:

Ports of Indiana website

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Terminal specifications


  • 4 berths
  • 217,000 sq ft of warehouse space
  • 27 acres of open storage
  • Draft: Seaway maximum

Commodities handled:

  • Steel
  • Bulk
  • Forest products
  • Project cargo
  • Containers
  • Other breakbulk cargoes

Modes served:

  • Ocean vessels
  • Barges
  • Lake vessels
  • Norfolk Southern and Indiana Harbor Belt railroads
  • Interstate Highways 65, 80, 90, and 94

Direct discharge capabilities:

  • Truck
  • Rail
  • Barge (with ship's gear)


  • 4 cranes with capacities up to 170 mt
  • Forklifts with capacities up to 92,500 lb
  • Steel slab magnets
  • Truck scale
  • Ro-Ro ramp


  • FTZ 152-5
  • C-TPAT certified