common-user ocean terminals

common-user ocean terminals

A military installation, part of a military installation, or a commercial facility operated under contract or arrangement by the Military Traffic Management Command that regularly provides for two or more Services terminal functions of receipt, transit storage or staging, processing, and loading and unloading of passengers or cargo aboard ships.
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After a detailed reexamination of the Defense Transportation System, McNamara designated the Secretary of the Army as the single manager for military traffic, land transportation, and common-user ocean terminals on 19 November 1964.
The Army's Surface Deployment and Distribution Command (SDDC) manages military land transportation and common-user ocean terminals.
The SDDC manages military land transportation and common-user ocean terminals.