Definitions and Abbreviations
Issue Date: 8/1/2012
Effective Date: 8/1/2012
Business Day - The term shall mean each day, Monday thru Friday, excluding Holidays.
Cubic Feet - The amount of space consumed by a shipment, measured as LxWxH.
DUBL - Dugan Truck Line LLC.
LTL - Less than Truckload; shall mean all shipments subject to LTL ratings in the NMFC Series 100, supplements thereto or reissues thereof, weighing 19,999 pounds or less. Shipments weighing between 10,000 and 19,999 shall be rated at the 10,000 pound LTL rate less any applicable discount. Shipments that weigh 20,000 pounds or more shall be rated at the actual weight using the 10,000 pound LTL rate level less any applicable discount.
NMFC - National Motor Freight Classification Series 100, Supplements thereto and reissues thereof.
PCF - Pounds per Cubic Foot
Shipment - A “shipment” is a lot of freight received from one consignor at one point (or places within the confines of a single plant), on one day consigned to one consignee at one address and destination and covered by on the Bill of Lading.