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roll-on/roll-off

denoting a cargo ship or ferry designed so that vehicles can be driven straight on and straight off
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RoRo (roll on-roll off) ferry connections to the Egyptian ports of Alexandria and Damietta appear to be a safer route to the Middle East than the alternative way through Iraq.
TOTE is a roll on-roll off ship and Lynden owns its own equipment to do the work once the freight gets to the port.
Port bosses Stena Line have previously said the exciting scheme would create new opportunities for the port, which is the second busiest roll on-roll off port in the UK behind Dover.
Paramaribo is the primary multi-purpose port serving Suriname located on the Suriname River, handling containers and roll on-roll off break-bulk cargoes for the country.
Habiendo interesado a sus agricultores surgio un nuevo escollo: una sola linea maritima hace roll on-roll off Buenos Aires-Melbourne y la maquina ocupaba 160 m3.
Since P&0 North Sea Ferries decided to withdraw its roll on-roll off (ro-ro) operations from Felixstowe, the port plans to convert this area for container handling.
The Princess Victoria, an early prototype of the roll on-roll off ferry, was crushed by high waves as it left Cairnryan.
BRITAIN'S MoD has struck a private finance deal with a shipping company to provide a unique fleet of RO-RO (roll on-roll off) military supply ships.
'Casino Express', a Finnish passenger ferry operated by RG-Line, is to become a so-called ropax (roll on-roll off passenger) ship during the low season.
While at the show, make sure you see the Razorback, the world's only van with a ground level roll on-roll off feature.
From there the roll on-roll off ferry crossing of the Kyles of Bute takes just five minutes.