RE: Port of Wilmington, Delaware Transitions to a Secure/Restricted Facility
Dear Valued Customer and Friend of GT USA Wilmington,
Effective Monday, December 2, 2019, in accordance with Coast Guard Requirements, the Port of Wilmington Delaware/GT USA Wilmington will revert to an entirely Restricted Area. Therefore, all non-TWIC holders requiring access to the port of Wilmington will need a certified TWIC Escort while on the Port.
GT USA Wilmington, LLC (GT) will assess a $60.00 cash only Security Day Pass fee for all non-TWIC delivery persons who wish to access the Port of Wilmington's Secure and Restricted areas.
All non-TWIC holders will use lane 6 at the Port’s Main Gate between the hours of 7:00 AM and 4:00 PM, Monday through Friday. After 4.00 PM and on weekends, the non-TWIC truckers will proceed to Lane 4. They will be directed to the hiring hall parking lot adjacent to the Main Gate to await their escort.
Gettier Security is a certified TWIC escort vendor used by the Port of Wilmington. Its staff will be on-site during normal business hours Monday through Friday, otherwise they can be reached at (302) 652-2700 or (302) 293-9077.
Gettier escorting Fee: Standard Charge: $65.00 first hour and $33.00 every half hour thereafter. After 6pm OT charge: $75.00 first hour and $35.00 every half hour thereafter. Gettier receives payment in cash and the following checks: Comdata; Tcheck; Fleet One and Insta Money only. Services are provided on a first come, first served basis.
Please refer any questions to Jerry Custis, GT USA Wilmington Security Manager at (302) 472-7817.
Thank you and best regards,
GT USA Wilmington