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DUNNAGE, mer. law. Pieces of wood placed against the sides and bottom of the hold of a vessel, to preserve the cargo from the effect of leakage, according to its nature and quality. 2 Magens, 101, art. 125, 126 Abbott on Shipp. 227.

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"This dunnage system delivers hassle-free versatility and allows automotive supply chains to more easily handle quick turns, diverse parts and multiple uses."
Each circular level has 20 positions for damage-free handling and secure transport of parts, thanks to lightweight corrugated plastic and foam dunnage construction with cutouts that match the diameter of the parts.
"Hold-True specializes in sewn fabric dunnage that works harder and lasts longer," said Carol Browne, Hold-True's co-founder and president.
An expanded line of conductive masterbatches for the electronics-handling markets such as large dunnage, totes and pallets will be launched at NP2018 by Modern Dispersions Inc., Leominster, Mass.
Project 6-AMAZON.COM-Over Boxing: For individual retail packaged-product weighing 70 pounds or less being placed into a master shipping container (over box) either by itself with the addition of dunnage (air pillows, etc.) or with multiple individual retail packaged-products with dunnage.
Winslet portrays Tilly Dunnage, who returns to her dusty Australian hometown of Dungatar years after she was accused of murdering her schoolmate and banished from the town.
PolyFlex Products, a U.S.-based manufacturer of specialist dunnage, is using two of the company's abrasion-resistant Irogran and Avalon TPU grades to boost the performance and longevity of its custom trays, containers, nests and racks.
Shown here with the SafetyTech Recessed Radius outrigger pad, FiberMax Dunnage pads provide a lightweight and rigid foundation for outrigger-enabled equipment, including concrete pumping equipment and mobile cranes.
A replaceable urethane pad protects coating on line pipe and has two pin brackets to secure Chock to dunnage. They come flat bottom with anti skid tape or a serrated bottom for more extreme conditions.
AT THE tender age of 10, Myrtle "Tilly" Dunnage is implicated in the death of a schoolboy and banished from her sleepy hometown and finds her calling as a seamstress in Paris.
It gets its wow factor from a charming lead performance by Winslet as Myrtle "Tilly" Dunnage who arrives back in her hometown after 20 years away with revenge on her mind.