Table 6.1 outlines the manpower required
a 40-meter bridge.
The manpower for construction of the bridge is drawn from the personnel required to
operate the bridge load transportation vehicles.
Chest Pack Operator
(LV) + LVT
Slinger 3/Top Man
V1 + T1
Pin Man 1
Pin Man 2
V2 + T2
Pin Man 3
V3 + T3
Critical Task List
An analysis of the critical stages of building the 40-meter bridge follows.
The list should not be used to build the bridge as there is insufficient detail, but it may
be used by the bridge commander to keep track on the procedures while bridge build is
Should problems occur during the build sequence refer to Chapter 9 Bridge Build
Possible Mechanical Faults.
Position the vehicle on the centerline.
Apply the parking brake and place the transmission in neutral.
Position and unstrap flatrack LVT on the build site.
Remove the mudguards.
Unstrap the tail-lift.
Connect the tail-lift pendant.