Power Outage at World Trade Bridge and Colombia Solidarity Bridge in Laredo

As a result of the thunderstorms that took place throughout the night of May 17, 2021, in Laredo, the World Trade Bridge, and Colombia Solidarity Bridge are presently experiencing power outages.

During this outage, the Bridges are operating with the use of generators however shipment processing has been impacted and delays can be expected until the power is restored. In addition to this, the SAT (Servicio de AdministraciĆ³n Tributaria) system is presently experiencing an outage and is only able to process empties.

We will continue to monitor this situation and will reach out if there are further updates that could impact shipments crossing at these Bridges. If you have questions about this, please reach out to your Buckland Customer Service Representative.