cargo vessel


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Noun1.cargo vessel - a ship designed to carry cargocargo vessel - a ship designed to carry cargo  
banana boat - a ship designed to transport bananas
freighter, merchant ship, merchantman, bottom - a cargo ship; "they did much of their overseas trade in foreign bottoms"
cattle boat, cattleship - a cargo ship for the transport of livestock
container ship, container vessel, containership - a cargo ship designed to hold containerized cargoes; "the weight of the documentation of all the consignments on board a contemporary container ship can exceed 90 pounds"
freeboard deck - the uppermost watertight deck
Liberty ship - a slow cargo ship built during World War II
oil tanker, tank ship, tanker, oiler - a cargo ship designed to carry crude oil in bulk
ship - a vessel that carries passengers or freight
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By 2020 the Philippines will get a glimpse of the finished hybrid trimaran fast craft passenger cargo vessel that harnesses energy from ocean waves,' said the Philippine Council for Industry, Energy and Emerging Technology Research and Development (PCIEERD) of the DOST.
IN MERSEY | Today, Atlantic Sail, a container vessel coming from Belgium and sailing on to Canada; Paulin-B, a cargo vessel coming from Lithuania; Spar Indus, a bulk carrier coming from Belgium; Trammo Independent, a bulk carrier coming from Korea and sailing on to Belgium; Pagadder, a cargo vessel coming from Turkey; and Amber, a cargo vessel coming from Spain.
Nimely says the cargo vessel, if used for the purpose intended, could address the deplorable road challenge being experienced in the Southeastern region.
acquired cargo vessel MV Orient Spirit, which can handle 700 twenty-foot equivalent units.
Summary: Hanoi [Vietnam], December 25 (ANI): At least 31 Chinese tourists, including four crew members and a tourist guide, had a minor scare after their ship collided with a cargo vessel, near Ti Top Island in Ha Long Bay, located in northern Vietnam.
The cargo vessel was caught in August this year illegally transiting through the Galapagos Marine Reserve with a hull filled with 6,623 sharks, including juvenile hammerhead and silky sharks.
The bulk cargo vessel St Dimitrios has delivered 62,000 tonnes of wood pellets to the port, with the shipment set to take five days to be unloaded before being delivered to the Drax power station in North Yorkshire.
Troops also rescued on Sunday a Vietnamese cargo vessel crew member held captive for nine months by the Abu Sayyaf on an island town of Basilan, said Ensign Jesca May Viduya, a regional military spokeswoman.
HOUSTON (CyHAN)- The second modernized Progress MS cargo vessel will dock with the International Space Station on Saturday, a representative of the Russian Mission Control Center told RIA Novosti.
Talisay City, Cebu -- A chief engineer was hurt when a fast craft collided with a cargo vessel late Wednesday afternoon at Lauis Ledge off Talisay City, the same spot where a passenger vessel and cargo ship collided two years ago, killing 116 passengers and crew.
A FERRY carrying up to 140 passengers has capsized in central Bangladesh after being hit by a cargo vessel, killing at least 48 people.
Muscat: A US Navy ship rescued nine crew members from a Yemeni-flagged cargo vessel that had lost power, and was sinking.