Accession Number : AD0684780

Title :   AMMI BRIDGE FIELD ASSEMBLY AND INSTALLATION PROCEDURES.

Descriptive Note : Technical rept. Apr-Jul 67,

Corporate Author : NAVAL CIVIL ENGINEERING LAB PORT HUENEME CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Rush,P. J.

Report Date : JAN 1968

Pagination or Media Count : 51

Abstract : The report was prepared as a manual for the guidance of military field forces in the assembly of Ammi bridge pontoons from prefabricated components and in the installation of Ammi bridge pontoons and other parts to form configurations of floating or pile-supported bridge structures. Requirements for crews, equipment, tools, and consumables for the separate operations are listed. Techniques of layout, fitting-up, welding, inspecting, launching, positioning, erecting, and pile-driving are discussed. Many of the operations and techniques are illustrated. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*BRIDGES, ASSEMBLY), (*MILITARY OPERATIONS, BRIDGES), INSTRUCTION MANUALS, FLOATS, CONSTRUCTION, MANPOWER, MATERIALS, TEST METHODS, TOOL KITS, SITE SELECTION, HOISTS, BULLDOZERS, INSTALLATION

Subject Categories : Civil Engineering

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE