marshalling area


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marshalling area

A location in the vicinity of a reception terminal orpre-positioned equipment storage site where arriving unitpersonnel, equipment, materiel, and accompanying supplies are reassembled, returned to the control of the unit commander, and prepared for onward movement. The joint complex commander designating the location will coordinate the use of the facilities with other allied commands and the host nation, and will provide life support to the units while in the marshalling area. See also marshalling.
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The process resumed on Wednesday but evacuees were forced to spend two nights in their buses at the marshalling area following an 11th-hour rebel demand for the release of prisoners held by President Bashar al-Assad's government.
He usually has the tactical control authority to direct all aspects of the JLOTS operation, including arrival of the strategic maritime vessels within the JLOTS area of responsibility, "in-stream" downloading of cargo and vehicles, over-the-shore operations, assembly of equipment and cargo at inland staging and marshalling areas, and movement of cargo and equipment to the supported unit's tactical assembly areas.
One group of 10 stowaways, whose nationality had not been determined last night, were spotted around 3am by tunnel maintenance staff at Dollands Moor, a freight marshalling area near Folkestone.
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Once picked, orders are delivered by the order picking trucks to a marshalling area where they are loaded onto trailers using the Jung heinrich ERE trucks.
Niall continued, "From the intake marshalling area we have an automated conveyor system which delivers the products to their storage locations.
The scanning function was expanded past the vessel, through the port staging/ scanning area, beyond the marshalling area, and onward to the theater destination in order to track end to end visibility.
The car marshalling area was proposed four years ago.
THE decision on a possible car marshalling area at Liverpool's Pier Head has been put back.
The racking is located at the rear of the building with a marshalling area in front and a mezzanine along one side of the warehouse.
Although the unit has a holding capacity in excess of 100 pallets, it actually serves as a dedicated product marshalling area for the company's broad range of frozen pork products.