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Haul

A slang term for a profit, especially the profit from a single project as opposed to that for the whole company.
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Carolinas Midlands III timberlands also increase CatchMark's acreage in North Carolina and South Carolina from 17,600 to 69,300 acres, providing synergies in pricing power, haul distances, management and land sales.
According to the report, Warm-Mix Asphalt: European Practice (FHWA-PL-08-007), the benefits of WMA technologies include reduced fuel usage and emissions by the machines used to lay the asphalt when compared to hot-mix asphalt (HMA); improved field compaction, which can facilitate longer haul distances for the WMA and cool weather paving; and better working conditions compared to HMA due to the lower mix temperatures required by WMA that provide a more comfortable working environment.
Haul distances to the tip vary from 1.2-1.6 km and mine production targets of 500,000 t/month of waste and ore are being easily achieved with the new equipment.