About ARC

American Roll-on Roll-off Carrier (ARC) is the leading U.S.-flag Ro-Ro carrier operating liner services in the International trades. ARC provides port-to-port and end-to-end transport of heavy vehicles, helicopters and other equipment for the U.S. government and its various agencies. We also carry agricultural and construction equipment for developing nations, Federal Transit Administration public transportation cargoes, U.S. Export-Import Bank preference cargoes, and other commercial break-bulk and Ro-Ro business.

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ARC provides exceptional U.S.-flag international Ro-Ro shipping services, including related inland transportation and distribution capabilities

Our Services

ARC’s fleet is the most versatile U.S.-flag Ro-Ro fleet at sea today. In various configurations, ARC’s vessels can transport thousands of automobiles, trucks and military vehicles, as well as helicopters and break-bulk cargo. ARC also transports agricultural, construction and other high and heavy equipment for some of the world’s leading manufacturers.

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Latest News

BALTIMORE, MARYLAND – In a ceremony to be held Friday in the Port of Baltimore, American Roll-on Roll-off Carrier (ARC) will christen the ARC Resolve, ARC Integrity and the ARC Independence, welcoming three of the most versatile and militarily-useful ships to the U.S.-flag commercial fleet. ARC’s three, new vessels will be enrolled in the Maritime […]

BALTIMORE, MARYLAND – American Roll-on Roll-off Carrier completed its first discharge of rail car body shells from the Ro-Ro vessel Patriot for the much-anticipated Amtrak Next-Generation Acela project today at the port of Baltimore. Amtrak is investing $2.4 billion to replace its popular Acela trains and has contracted with Alstom SA (a French multinational company […]

PARSIPPANY, NEW JERSEY – The U.S. Navy’s Military Sealift Command (MSC) has awarded a 38-day time charter contract to American Roll-on Roll-off Carrier (ARC), for the charter of the M/V Resolve. Approximately 65,000 square feet of military cargo was loaded on to the M/V Resolve today by the 841st Transportation Battalion in Charleston, South Carolina […]