pontoon bridge

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a temporary bridge built over a series of pontoons

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Technavio's analysts forecast the global military floating bridge market to grow at a CAGR of 4.
Technavio's report, Global Military Floating Bridge Market 2016-2020, has been prepared based on an in-depth market analysis with inputs from industry experts.
A recent study of Seattle's Interstate 90 floating bridge proved the feasibility of adding a light rail transit system atop the structure.
The main conclusion drawn was that the floating bridge structure could structurally carry the operational loading from Sound Transit's light rail train system.
Several public agencies and private companies joined together to execute the full-scale load test on Seattle's Interstate 90 floating bridge.
How It Works In ancient times, the Chinese created some of the earliest floating bridges and the Persians and Egyptians used them for military conquests.
Floating bridges are exposed to motion in all directions, making anchorage systems and connections with the fixed bridge particularly important.
When it comes to floating bridges, ocean engineering is at the helm.
Murrow Bridge are very valuable to the engineering community which, through the design of two new floating bridges across Lake Washington, has advanced the state of the art of floating bridge analysis, design, materials selection, and construction.
At the time of the original design of the bridge, the challenging site conditions of Lake Washington, with its 200-ft-deep water and soft lake-bottom soils, forced the designers to develop the novel floating bridge concept.
As per the report, head of the international collaboration department of the Under-secretariat for the Defence Industry of Turkey Yakup Tashdelen on 17th Feb stated that, Azerbaijan announced that presently it is willing to take over Turkish FNSS company`s production of Samur mobile offensive floating bridges.
A number of additional floating bridges over the Suez Canal will also open soon.
Mohab Mamish, Chairman of the Suez Canal Authority - FILE PHOTO ISMAILIA, EGYPT - 10 December 2017: Chairman of the Suez Canal Authority and Suez Canal Economic Zone Mohab Mamish said Sunday the projects of floating bridges between the banks of the canal came in implementation of directives of President Abdel Fatah Al-Sisi to ease suffering of citizens in the movement between the both sides.