pontoon bridge

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Synonyms for pontoon bridge

a temporary bridge built over a series of pontoons

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The mission was simple: deploy an assault float bridge (AFB) and improve the near- and farshore approaches to permit traffic access to the temporary bypass.
This system is a one-for-one replacement for the improved float bridge (IFB), which is reaching the end of its service life.
Bridge crewmen from the 74th Multirole Bridge Company would erect and launch a 350-meter double-single Mabey-Johnson float bridge.
The 1437th MRBC lent its experience and equipment in float bridge building to construct a 762-foot long Mabey-Johnson bridge across the Tigris River at Zubaydiyah.
The battalion consists of three separate engineer companies: the 38th Engineer Company (Medium Girder Bridge [MGB]), the 320th Engineer Company (Topographic), and the 502d Engineer Company (Assault Float Bridge [AFB]).