Story: Freight and warehousing

Coastal shipping

Coastal shipping

Pacifica Shipping vessels load and discharge coastal cargo at Lyttelton port in 2004. On the left is the Spirit of Resolution, a load-on, load-off container coastal vessel. These self-loading ships are designed to operate independently of wharf facilities. On the right is the Spirit of Competition, a stern ramp RORO (roll-on, roll-off) vessel.

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Matthew Wright and Megan Cook , 'Freight and warehousing - Deregulation', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/23466/coastal-shipping (accessed 12 November 2019)

Story by Matthew Wright and Megan Cook , published 11 Mar 2010