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long ton

[′lȯŋ ′tən]
(industrial engineering)
ton

long ton

The equivalent of 2,240 lb (1,016 kg).
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OTCBB:LKAI) announces that its most recent ore shipment of 132 dry weight tons to Kinross's Kettle River facility yielded over 215 ounces of gold.
A mindset allowed them to shrink big machines that weight tons into a small and simple robot which work with the same principle as the big ones.
OTCBB:LKAI) announces continuing efforts to extend previous production zones within the mine resulted in limited production of approximately 133 dry weight tons of ore with an average grade of 2.
A bulk ore sample of eighty-eight dry weight tons at an average grade of 3.
The shipment contained 88 dry weight tons with a settlement grade of 3.
This initial ore shipment yielded 88 dry weight tons of crushed ore with an average grade of 3.
The group operates about 141 container ships with a capacity of 5,060,630 Dead Weight Tons (DWT).
u, which already has a preliminary environmental license from FEEMA (the Rio de Janeiro State environmental agency), has been designed with a 21 meter draft that can harbor oceangoing vessels with capacities of up to 250,000 dead weight tons.
from 2,830 dry weight tons with a weighted, average grade of 14.