- Tulsa Port of Catoosa
The Tulsa Port of Catoosa is located near the city of Catoosa in Rogers County, just inside the municipal fenceline of
Tulsa, Oklahoma. The port is the most inland river port in the United States. [cite web | last =Curtis | first =Gene | authorlink | title =Only in Oklahoma: Bonds made port dreams a reality | publisher =Tulsa World | date =2007-09-2007 | url =http://www.tulsaworld.com/webextra/itemsofinterest/centennial/centennial_storypage.asp?ID=070908_1_A4_Bonds18056 | accessdate =2007-10-31 ] cite news | date= 2006-05-03| url= http://www.cnhins.com/newsrollup/cnhinsbusiness_story_123123635.html | title= Inland ocean port marks ‘35s’| publisher= CHNI News Service| accessdate=2007-07-25]
Located at the head of navigation for the
McClellan-Kerr Arkansas River Navigation System, it handles shipping loads through its waterway access to the Arkansas Rivervia the Verdigris River. The Tulsa Port of Catoosa offers year round, ice-free barge service with river flow levels controlled by the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers. Located in a 2,000 acre (8 km²) industrial park and employing more than 2,500 people, the port ships manufactured goods and agricultural products from Oklahomato the rest of the world.
This port is the largest in Oklahoma, as well as the only port that handles international cargo. It is located 15 minutes from the
Tulsa International Airport.
* [http://www.tulsaport.com Tulsa Port of Catoosa]
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