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What is a LASH vessel?

A LASH vessel stands for Lighter Aboard Ship, and its primary function is loading and unloading barges. Basically, LASH vessel is used for transporting barges, and it is sometimes referred to as LASH carriers, barge carriers, kangaroo ships or lighter transport ships. The barge, itself, is a boat with flat bottom developed for transporting goods […]