Point Comfort Operations


Point Comfort Operations
Highway 35
PO Box 101
Point Comfort, Texas 77978
USA
Time Zone: Central
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Alcoa Point Comfort Operations is located approximately 1.5 miles south of the intersection of Texas State Hwy 35 and FM 1593. Access to the Contractors Gate and Alcoa Dock, Raw Materials, and Chemicals areas is by way of FM 1593, traveling south. Enter at Gate 9.

Contact Information:

Andy Spears
email

Message to the carriers from Point Comfort Operations:

Drivers must wear required safety equipment at all times. DRIVERS MUST CONTACT SECURITY FOR ORIENTATION AND INSTRUCTIONS. ENTER AT GATE 9.

Shipping: Gate 9

Equipment types allowed:
Vans, Containers
Commodities:
Equipment, Miscellaneous Commodities, BULK
Special requirements:
Unless otherwise instructed, all shipments will enter the plant through Gate 9. Safety equipment required, Tractor must remain attached to trailer at all times. Engine must be shut off and brakes engaged. (Dock Leveler system use required where available.)
Operation days of week:
Monday to Friday
Hours:
8:30 AM to 3:00 PM
Appointments required:
First come, First served
Contact:
Gate 9 Security
Contact Phone:
361-987-6216
Point Comfort Operations

Gate 9

Receiving: Gate 9

Equipment types allowed:
Vans, Containers
Commodities:
Equipment, Miscellaneous Commodities, BULK
Special requirements:
Unless otherwise instructed, all receipts will enter the plant through Gate 9. Safety equipment required, tractor must remain attached to trailer at all times. Engine must be shut off and brakes engaged. (Dock Leveler system use required where available.)
Operation days of week:
Monday to Friday
Hours:
8:30 AM to 3:00 PM
Appointments required:
First come, First served
Contact:
Gate 9 Security
Contact Phone:
361-987-6216
Point Comfort Operations

Gate 9

 

Required - Alcoa Provides

Required - Driver Provides

Not Required at Location

Safety Glasses

 
 

Safety glasses with side shields

 
 

Hard hat

 
 

Hard hat with Chin Strap

 
 

Long pants

 
 

Shirts with sleeves

 
 

Long Sleeves

 
 

Hearing Protection

 
 

Closed-toed shoes

 
 

Steel toed shoes

 
 

Metatarsal Boots

 
 

Neon Safety Vest

 
 

Full body harness

 
 
Stationary platform - driver back in
Stationary platform - driver pulls through
Movable platforms (manual)
Movable Platforms (electric or pneumatic)
Overhead trolley beam with harness system
Netting that attaches to truck
Air bags or foam pads positioned next to truck
Guard rails placed on side of truck
Safety curtains at open dock doors

Load securement / tarp assistance

Blocking and Bracing
Material provided by?
alcoa
Tools provided by?
driver
Performed by?
driver
Assists flatbed drivers with tarping of freight?
no
Access to Employee restroom
Access to portable toilet
Drinking water
Waiting area - heated and air-conditioned
Waiting area - heated only
Waiting area - Air-conditioned only
Waiting area - No climate control
Telephone
Pay Telephone
Overnight parking
Parking Comments
Available for one night. Contact plant security at 361-987-6439 for location.
Vending machines
Cafeteria
CB Communication with guards or dock
CB Channel:
NO
Scale in required?
Scale out required?
Axle weights provided to driver?
Available 1 mile away for $6.00 fee
Non-driving passengers allowed in plant?
Minimum age for admittance to plant
18
Do passengers have access to facilities?
Are pets allowed on plant site?
no