A heavy equipment haul will take place in our area beginning late Monday evening, August 5th, through the early morning hours of Tuesday, August 6th.  Movement of the heavy equipment may impact traffic and power service for Nassau Bay residents and businesses.  For more information, please see the details below.

Route and Traffic Info:

The heavy equipment and support vehicles will enter the NASA Bypass from I-45.  All lanes of the bypass will be shut down during the move.  The vehicles will then travel east on NASA Rd. 1 on their way to the Houston Bayport Terminal.  The equipment is currently scheduled to move through Nassau Bay between 11:00 PM Monday and 3:00 AM Tuesday.  Officers will be controlling traffic at all impacted intersections.  Monitor Nassau Bay’s Facebook page and local news for more up-to-date timing.

Power Info:

The equipment being hauled is 27 feet tall and will require power and traffic lights to be disconnected and reconnected along the route.


Centerpoint Energy stated that outages should last only a few minutes.  However, there is a possibility power outages could last up to two hours for some customers.  You are encouraged to sign up for Centerpoint Energy’s Power Alert Service to receive notifications of outages directly from Centerpoint. https://tinyurl.com/y3vlevps.