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ro-ro

(ˈrəʊrəʊ)
acronym for
(Nautical Terms) roll-on/roll-off
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Last Saturday was the first time for me to take the new Fast Cat Ro-Ro as my kidney transplant last November 2016 prevented me from travelling back to Bohol, something I used to do quite often.
According to Ajay Bhadoo, the chief executive officer of Gujarat Maritime Board which has executed the ro-ro project, the first phase of the service is meant for passengers.
It issued a report on fire incidents in Ro-Ro spaces to address growing safety concerns in this segment and provide guidance to shipowners.
When Turkish trucks had to give up on the route via Syria to Jordan and countries on the Arabian Peninsula due to the civil war in Syria, Turkey signed in April of 2012 a memorandum of understanding with Egypt for the establishment of a transit transportation route connected by the ro-ro Line.
The NYK has been sub-leased a plot of land spanning 85,000 square metres for 10 years for developing a dedicated common user integrated Ro-Ro yard on the premises of the spacious 631-hectare port which is strategically located, being just 152 nautical miles from Nhava Sheva container port in Mumbai.
With its Ro-Ro feature, it means that cranes would not be involved in the loading and unloading process -- the trucks can roll on to the ferry and roll off at the destination port on their own power and move on without any delay.
Based on the memorandum of understanding between the two countries, Ro-Ro ships transported trucks between the Turkish ports of yskenderun and Mersin and Alexandria of Egypt.
Egyptian ports raised profits from the RO-RO line reached $4.
5 August 2014 - Turkish private equity firms Actera Group and Esas Holding have agreed to buy local ferry operator UN Ro-Ro Isletmeleri AS from KKR & Co LP, the parties said today as quoted by Reuters.
The Economy Minister since 2009, Caglayan on April 20, 2012 signed with Egypt's Minister of Transport Galal Moustafa Sa'id a memorandum of understanding (MoU) for the establishment of a transit transportation route connected by a Ro-Ro line.
The Commission examined the short-sea Ro-Ro markets on the Gothenburg-UK and Gothenburg-Belgium/Northern France routes, given that these routes are currently operated by DFDS and CLdN.
March 18 2012 (TUR) -- Turkey's deputy prime minister said on Sunday that Turkey and Egypt were about to sign an agreement on launching ro-ro services.