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haul

[hȯl]
(engineering)
A single tow of a net or dredge.
(navigation)
To change the course of a vessel so as to bring the wind farther forward.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Scientific & Technical Terms, 6E, Copyright © 2003 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.

haul, haul distance

1. The distance that an excavated material is moved from the cut to the fill.
2. The distance along the most practical route for trucks to carry excavated material from its center of mass to the center of mass of the fill.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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The haul falls just short of the 9.1 tonnes of ivory seized in Vietnam back in March, which the Environmental Investigation Agency said was the largest ever haul in the world.
Their unfamiliarity with the haul road and its conditions can actually become a hazard or obstacle for professional drivers.
IHHA is a worldwide non government, scientific and technological association of Heavy Haul Railways incorporate in USA and is dedicated to the pursuit of excellence in Heavy Haul operation, Engineering, maintenance and technology.
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He backs his statement up with the following statistics: The HD465 haul trucks have their engines overhauled every 18,000 hours, a rate almost unheard of in intensive hauling situations.
Because these secondary deposits are smaller in size and are often located farther from the processing site, mining companies have to haul loads longer distances, something that their mining haul trucks are not designed to do.
truck fleets are saving, the payback period or rate of return on the investment, based on getting more revenue from a longer haul season, is between 18 and 24 months.