Sequence of Closing Bridge Module
Disconnect the bridge module lifter from the lifting points on the parallel module.
Adjust the bridge module lifter to its middle setting and secure it in position with the
Connect the bridge module lifter to the wire ropes located between the deck units of
the parallel module.
Remove any debris or stones from the hinge lines of the parallel module.
CRUSH HAZARD. DEATH OR PERSONAL INJURY CAN RESULT IF THE CORRECT
PROCEDURE IS NOT FOLLOWED FOR ATTACHMENT OF THE BRIDGE MODULE LIFTER
TO THE PARALLEL MODULE.
When one module is stacked on top of another, transport aids are fitted to the lower
module between the deck units where the wire-closing slings are accessed. The bracket
is fitted with the white edges facing up and out, refer to Figure 5. 4.
Operate the lift and traverse controls on the crane to lift the parallel module.
Using the tag lines, stack the parallel module on flatrack V1. Make sure the parallel
module folds slowly and progressively as it is lifted by the crane. Do not operate the
traverse controls of the crane until the module has fully closed.
Disconnect the bridge module lifter and the steadying rope lines from the parallel
module, reconfigure the lifting beam to its widest position, and lower onto the
Recover the four transport aids from the bridging basket.