Each and every ships has their own pros and cons and it is good know a bit about them before selecting one for your usage. Because having a shipment which needs huge space and if the right ship is not selected then it could cause one time and money. The different types of ships are: 1) Heavy-lift ships: A Project Cargo Ship is designed to take very big loads. It has at least one heavy-lift crane for dealing with heavy cargo and sufficient ballast to enhance stability. 2) Cargo ship Also known as a freighter ship, a cargo ship is any vessel designed for carrying goods, cargo, and materials. It is normally equipped with mechanisms such as cranes for loading and unloading cargo. It is available in various sizes. 3) Bulk Carrier Bulk carrier cabins are not designed to transport oversized cargo. It is difficult for the cargo to be properly stowed and secured. As a result, the goods are often damaged and the ship may be damaged. Ideally, this is a merchant ship designed to handle unpackaged cargo in bulk.