Request for Information


The Ocean Highway and Port Authority (OHPA) is continually looking for new public-private partnerships. Areas of interest include but are not limited to:


  • Port Facilities

  • Utilities

  • Regional Logistic Centers

  • Manufacturing

  • Technology Industries


We encourage everyone prospective partner to read our complete charter by clicking here, but here are a few key points:

  • We can operate in all counties in Florida and the state of Georgia

  • We have  bonding  capabilities 

  • Our purpose is economic development with a focus on infrastructure and Industrial development

RFI Contact Form


If you would like more information regarding becoming a partner with the Port of Fernandina, please fill out this contact form with specific details regarding your type of business and your contact information. We will be in touch with you shortly.

Port Director

Christopher T. Ragucci

(904) 990-1400 (o)

(917) 836-2880 (c)

Christopher Ragucci

Port Operations

Office: (904) 990-1400

General Contact

Office: (904) 491-7422
Fax: (904) 432-0229

Find us

OHPA of Nassau County
86130 License Road, Suite 9
Fernandina Beach, FL 32034

Mission Statement

The “Ocean Highway and Port Authority was created in 1941 and authorized to carry out public purposes to benefit to the citizens of the County of Nassau and the State of Florida.”

(Ch. 21418,S12.Sp. Acts 1941)

Fiscal year runs from

October 1 - September 30.


Ocean Highway and Port Authority was established in 1941 by the Florida Legislature. Read our charter here.

OHPA does not endorse any private sector business and only lists names of businesses on this site as an aid to the job seeking public. 

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