multiton


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multiton

(ˈmʌltɪˌtʌn)
adj
weighing several or many tons
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Anyone watching, for the first time, the factory assembly process for a mining-class off-the-road (OTR) tire is likely to be surprised at the number of individual components it takes to make these multiton giants.
Assuming that there exists an "oracle" can decide exactly which check nodes are zero-ton, single-ton, and multiton, and the "oracle" can further decode the corresponding value and index of variable nodes incident to the single-ton.
He had been driving his multiton rig through the remote Pink Mountain region of Canada when the accident happened on November 13.
These facilities manufacture batches from gram to kilogram to multiton scale in line with customer needs, and are equipped to handle highly complex and toxic processes safely and efficiently.
Just try to keep it secret when you start delivering multiton tanks to Saudi Arabia," said Juergen Trittin, parliamentary floor leader for the opposition Green Party.
And the film's final chase scene, which demolishes most of downtown Rio as two cars drag a multiton safe, will make Michael Bay drool with envy.
Its vessels are equipped with massive cranes, allowing it to load and unload massive objects, like multiton propeller blades for wind turbines.
In percentage terms, that's not much, but when we're talking about multiton vehicles hauling millions of dollars of product per load, any reduction in collisions is a welcome one.
For example, at its Morton factory, the company can produce and ship up to 14 high-quality, multiton, $2 million-plus earthmovers per day.
The company phased out its Multiton brand, discontinuing some of the pallet trucks and re-branding the rest with the Jungheinrich name.
So ready is New York now for Serra that MOMA'S second-floor galleries were conceived, during the museum's redesign, with the artist's current monumental, multiton works in mind--three of which were created specially for this exhibition.