RoRo Ships

Roll on Roll off ships or RoRo ships are specifically built to carry wheeled vehicles such as cars, trucks,railroad cars etc which can be driven in and out of the ship as required. The cargo are stowed such that during pitching and rolling they do not move out of their original positions to collide with other cargo and cause damage to them. These vessels have built in ramps or ramps built in ports that allow for easy drive in and out of vehicles. These vessels are powered by marine diesel engines that operate on the compression, combustion, power stroke, exhaust cycle.

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