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TON. Twenty hundred weight, each hundred weight being one hundred and twelve pounds avoirdupois. See act of congress of Aug. 30, 1842, c. 270, s. 20.

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More than 357,000 measurement tons of munitions were handled, including the transshipment of more than 11,000 containers, 1,105 of which were stuffed at MOTSU.
For these SBCTs, three ships were loaded at the Port of Tacoma with 1,415 pieces of equipment measuring 211,701 square feet and 49,643 measurement tons.
The Center stuffed more than 4000 export SEAVAN containers; stripped 860 import containers; worked 7900 trucks; loaded 6388 measurement tons of sustainment material on Combat Logistic Force ships; off/on loaded 1706 measurement tons of Marine combat equipment on Navy amphibious ships; and handled 25,320 measurement tons of survival sustainment material for the Air Force Radar at Thule, Greenland.

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