Duke Point RORO Barge Facility
Ro-Ro is an acronym for Roll-on/roll-off. Roll-on/roll-off ships are vessels that are used to carry wheeled cargo.
The Duke Point Barge Ramp is located at 750 Jackson Road, Nanaimo BC.
- Accommodates a vessel of 87 meters or 286 feet LOA.
- Breadth of 23 meters or 76 feet.
- Displacement Load is 8000 Metric Tonnes.
- Ramp Dimensions are 100 feet X 20 feet @ 100 Metric Tonnes.
RO / RO Barge Ramp Dimensions
|Minimum Barge Size||Maximum Barge Size|
|Length O/A||51 m||87.2 m (286 ft.)|
|Breadth||14.5 m||25.2 m ( 76 ft)|
|Depth||3.3 m||5.5 m (18 ft)|
|Minimum Freeboard||1.5 m||1.5 m|
|Maximum Freeboard||3.3 m||4.5 m|
|Load Displacement||2000 t||8000 t|
Approach Velocity of Vessels of 0.1 Metres / Second
VP, Business Development
Tel: (250) 753-4146, Ext 229