The Most Unique Services on the North Atlantic

Atlantic Container Line offers the most versatile service options to and from North America and Europe. Our new innovative G4 CONRO’s have doubled their capacity for handling containers, RORO, breakbulk and vehicles. We offer a wide selection of direct port calls ensuring fast door-to-door transit times.

One Ship. Endless Possibilities.

ACL’s new fleet of G4 vessels usher in a new chapter in maritime history. Faster, greener and more efficient than their predecessors, the G4’s innovative design vastly increases capacity. The RORO ramps are wider and higher with fewer columns, enabling easier loading and discharge of oversized cargo. ACL’s first of its kind G4 features unique cell guides which safeguards containers and reefers on and below deck.

Easy Does It.

ACL knows how to handle every possible transport scenario for moving complex cargo. We give you the right solutions to ship any size, any weight or length of cargo. By integrating ocean, road, rail and feeder combinations, ACL is the only transatlantic carrier able to offer door-to-door pick-up and delivery for containers and oversized cargo.

Shelter from the Storm

ACL has a better, safer alternative. Uncontainerized cargo is stowed and secured in the G4’s spacious RORO garage decks, providing the optimum protection against the elements. Containers are also secured in uniquely designed cell guides above and below decks.

So who needs exceptional customer service?

You do. And ACL is delivering with real people. We know that your time is extremely valuable so we have designed our operation to provide a personal, instant snapshot of every aspect of your shipment’s transit. As a Grimaldi Group Company, we have our own extensive network of customer service centers throughout North America and Europe staffed with actual transport professionals to assist you. ACL is at your service to provide real solutions to transport challenges.

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Quality, Security, & Sustainability

ACL’s commitment to sustainability and environmental awareness. We provide efficient transportation services that minimize negative environmental impact with ACL’s new, greener, G4 vessels, reducing emissions per TEU by 65%.


Interactive vessel schedules to and from North America and Europe. Cargo, rail and documentation cutoff times help get cargo on time to the right place.

Container Tracking

ACL has been a pioneer in EDI technology. We have the ability to provide all the necessary information of your shipment from pick up to delivery.

Services: North Europe, Med, West Africa

Weekly RORO and container service

Intercoastal Short Sea Service

ACL’s Short Sea Service keeps your cargo moving without over-the-road delays. The Short Sea Advantage provides fixed, weekly schedules throughout Europe transporting your containers or oversized cargo safely and expeditiously.

It’s hard to say no to RORO

It’s the best alternative to transporting oversized, hard-to-handle and out-of-gauge cargo. No dismantling or reassembly required. Your cargo is simply rolled on in one piece to our vessel and securely lashed and stowed in one of our huge garage decks. It’s that simple. It is hard to say no to RORO.

RORO Success Stories

For half a century, ACL’s RORO capabilities have been used & trusted by royalty, the rich and famous, entrepreneurs and collectors. We have carried everything from helicopters to subway trains, and power station turbines to antique fire trucks.

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RORO Equipment Fleet

ACL has its own fleet of standard and extendible flatbed trailers, roll trailers and mafis to accommodate virtually all sizes and types of cargo. Whatever oversized piece you have to ship we can match it with the correct equipment, pick it up at your factory, get it moving safely and securely and deliver it to your customer’s door.

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RORO World Services

While our core service is between North Europe and North America, as a member of the Grimaldi Group, ACL’s RORO scope can reach far beyond those borders.

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