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roll-on/roll-off

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(Nautical Terms) denoting a cargo ship or ferry designed so that vehicles can be driven straight on and straight off
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April 2019; On Monday, 08 April 2019, the Flensburger-Schiffbau-Gesellschaft's seventh Ro-Ro ship for SIEM ws successfully launched.
The Tunisian Ro-Ro ship had collided with Cypriot container ship "CSL Virginia" on October 7 at 6.30 am some 28km north of Cape Corsica and is currently docked in the Menzel Bourguiba harbour in Bizerte, awaiting repairs.
Since the marine main engine is the main fuel consumption equipment, the large ro-ro ship will affect the proper ship main engine fuel consumption after the installation of the photovoltaic system.
A ro-ro ship is fitted with ramps for the loading and discharging of automobile units or any other wheeled cargo of appropriate size.
The Taoiseach issued his deadline ultimatum at Dublin Port yesterday afternoon at the christening of a new ship, the MV Celine, the largest short sea Ro-Ro ship in the world.
The US Ro-Ro ship Liberty Passion, loaded with vehicles, had arrived to the Jordanian port of Al-Aqapa few days ago.
The first Ro-Ro ship to take Turkish goods to GCC countries via Egypt left the Port of Mersin on April 26.
Our newly purchased ro-ro ship, with a passenger capacity of 700 people and 115 motor vehicles, would travel once a week between Marmaris and Rhodes, Spanos said.
Unloaded from the giant ro-ro ship Atlantic Cartier on May 11, they were stored at Port of Liverpool prior to being transported to Essex.
said Thursday it will spin off its warehousing and ro-ro ship leasing business into a new wholly owned company on Oct.