2-5. ASSEMBLY AND PREPARATION FOR USE OF MLC 70 - CONT
b. Preparation for Assembly.
The bridge may be assembled from either end. The following procedures are for assembling the
near-shore end first.
(1) Preparation for Assembly.
(a) Locate an assembly site large enough for transporting vehicles and the lifting device.
Allow enough room to unload and position the bridge components without additional
shifting. The lifting device should be set up toward the middle of the bridge assembly
site. After a transporting vehicle has been unloaded, remove it from the assembly area
to give more room
(b) Place six pieces of cribbing (1) on the ground as shown.
(c) Place a female bridge section on the left set of crib timbers and a male section on the
right set as shown.
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