Port of Montana (Silver Bow)

Port Contact John Reynolds
Account Manager
PO Box 3641 Butte, MT. 59702
Phone: (406) 723-4321
Fax: (406) 782-8510 
E-mail: john.reynolds@portofmontana.org
Web site: www.portofmontana.org
Facility Information
  • Bulk
  • Warehouse
  • Dimensional
  • Number of tracks: 11
  • Length of each track: 2,000'
  • Total track length: 22,000'
  • Hours of Operation: M-F 7:00 a.m.-5:30 p.m., Sat. & Sun. - optional
Storage
  • 120,000 enclosed square footage (warehouse), 20' max ceiling height
  • 14,000 covered square footage (shed), 16' max ceiling height
  • 5 outdoor - paved acres
  • 20 outdoor - unpaved acres
Serving Railroad
  • UP & BNSF
  • Switch Status - closed
Ownership Private Ownership
Facility Type
  • Dry Bulk Transload
  • Liquid Bulk Transload
  • Warehouse - Dry
  • Warehouse - Public
  • Multiple Commodity
Hazardous Materials and Safety 
  • Hazardous Handling
  • Spill Containment Device
  • Wet Sprinkler System
Facility Located Within 10 Miles of 
  • Municipal Airport
  • Interstate Highway (I-15 & I-90)
Security  Alarm, Fenced, Lighted
Rail Equipment Handled  Boxcar, Hopper Car, Bulkhead Flat, Flatcar, Center Drops, Centerbeam, Covered Gondola, Open Gondola, Reefer, Tank Car
Transload Equipment Available Forklift (max capacity 46,000 lbs), Containment Pans, Air Compressor, Crane, Auger, Portable Ramp, Front End Loader, Car Puller, Rotator, Conveyor, Bale Clamp (max diameter 5 ft)
Dimensional Commodities Handled
  • Pulpmill Feedstocks
  • Structural Panels
  • Lumber
  • Construction
  • Building Products
  • Steel Products
  • Aluminum & Non-Ferrous
  • Government & Heavy Machinery
Warehouse Commodities Handled
  • Pulpmill Feedstocks
  • Woodpulp
  • Printing Paper/Pulpboard
  • Food & Beverage
  • Consumer Products
Bulk Commodities Handled
  • Fertilizers
  • Petroleum
  • Clays
  • Sands
  • Aggreates
  • Cements
  • Borates
  • Sodium Compounds
  • Taconite/Coal Coke