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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.

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.
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The all-new flagship R100E has been designed to meet customer demands for a rigid hauler that delivers high performance and productivity, low total cost of ownership, easy serviceability and good operator comfort.
The other three models -- the D-Series R45D, R60D and R70D rigid haulers -- are based on the existing Terex Trucks TR-Series.
Indicator lights tell the hauler operator, as well as the operator of the loading unit, whether the hauler is at part or nominal load or whether it has been overloaded.
In some instances, the residents weren't following setout guidelines, so the haulers weren't picking up the trash.
e work to the Hauler House, which will take 16 weeks to complete, will include rebuilding and repointing the brickwork, new access stairs, removal of grati, stabilisation of the roof structure, new windows and security doors and mechanical and electrical service installations.
The addition of a well-respected range of rigid haulers extends the earthmoving options for customers involved in light mining applications.
Roughly 540,000 apartment units and condos hire private haulers and rarely pay the extra money for recycling services.
Off-highway trucks, or haulers or dump trucks or whatever you want to call them, are just what the name says--trucks that work off the road and really never get on the road.
After correcting Mary Ann's initial tendency to stand in place and just hop up and down, Lombard had a working log hauler, which he patented May 4, 1901.
Blasting takes place four times a day and each hauler makes an estimated 11 round trips every shift.
Contract with a snow hauler who will cross picket lines.
Pick-up times at each stop are significantly reduced, which allows the hauler to increase route size.