facilities

Halifax Grain Elevator

The Halifax Grain Elevator is situated west of Ocean Terminals and is connected to Pier 26, Pier 28 and P&H Milling through a system of galleries and conveyors. Pier 25 is equipped with a marine leg for receiving grain. Pier 28 is equipped with six grain towers capable of delivering 50,000 bushels of grain per hour. The facility is operated by the Halifax Grain Elevator Limited under lease from HPA.

Facilities
LANDLORD Halifax Port Authority
OPERATOR Halifax Grain Elevator Limited
951 South Bland Street
Halifax, Nova Scotia B3H 4S5
Tel: (902) 421-1714
Fax: (902) 420-0343 Web: www.halifaxgrain.com
E-mail: sales@halifaxgrain.com
LOCATION South end of Halifax, adjacent to Ocean Terminals
INTERMODAL CONNECTIONS On-dock rail service
Truck, highway access and ocean access
STORAGE CAPACITY 365 storage silos with the capacity of 5,152,000 bushels or 140, 215 tonnes of wheat
– Warehousing any quantity
– Ladder equipped bins
RECEIVING – Truck receiving from bulk belly dump or end dump trailers
– Rail from covered hopper cars serviced by CN. Up to 100 unit trains
– Vessel – 1100 tonne/hour (wheat) self-unloading
– Vessel – 500 tonne/hour (wheat) bulk unloading marine leg
SHIPPING – Truck – two 24/7 truck loading scales (automated)
– Direct rail to truck or container loading
– Rail- loading spout from in-house Storage
– 20′ ISO shipping container tipper/loader – bulk or bagged
– Vessel – 750 tonne/hour loading (wheat)