SEAVAN - What does SEAVAN stand for? The Free Dictionary
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For shipments other than SEAVANs
and personal property, the 17-character TCN is essentially a four-part number composed of a DoDAAC, Julian date, serial number, and suffix.
This is true in cases such as the manufacturer of the radio frequency tag (RFT) system for RFTs applied to equipment and seavans during movement.
MILVANs (military-owned, demountable containers) and SEAVANS (military containers moved by sea) fall in this category.