BRIDGE OPERATION (Contd)
1. Bridge Setup Prior to Crossing (Contd).
The minimum safety setback for bridge at both far and
near shore banks is 20 in. (510 mm) and an SBC of
4.5 ton/ft2 (450 kN/m2). If either end of bridge is not set
back 20 in. (510 mm) minimum from edge of cap, move
bridge as necessary. Failure to comply may result in
damage to equipment or possible injury or death to
Check minimum safety setback of bridge ramp ends at far and near shore
Perform step e if anchorage has not been connected to
bridge anchoring eyes.
Secure bridge with anchorage as required. Refer to WP 0018 00.
Install marker pole on bracket (1) at each bridge quarter (2).
Perform step f prior to crossing bridge with vehicle if
anchorage stowage boxes were installed.
If installed, remove anchorage stowage boxes from bridge. Refer to