Port of Newport

An Authentic Working Waterfront That Invites You To Come And Play

Loading sand for transport

Road & Driveway, Newport, OR, won the contract to load and transport 38,000 cubic yards of sand from the mitigation pile next to the NOAA facility. Work started on Monday, February 6. It is expected to take sixteen, nine-hours days, Monday - Friday, to move 2,330 loads of sand. Trucks will be entering and exiting from the north roadway in the launch ramp parking lot every 18-20 minutes. The site will be groomed to an even and fair grade after the sand is removed. The sand will be used as fill material at the Newport airport.