GENERAL INFORMATION (Contd)
The following references are provided as a means to ensure that proper disposal methods are followed:
Technical Guide No. 126 (from the U.S. Army Environmental Hygiene Agency (USAEHA)
National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 (NEPA)
Clean Air Act (CAA)
Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA)
Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act (CERCLA)
Emergency Planning and Community Right to Know Act (EPCRA)
Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA)
Occupational Safety and Health Act (OSHA)
The disposal of Army Petroleum, Oil, and Lubricants (POL) products are affected by some of these
regulations. State regulations also may apply to POL. If you are unsure of which legislation affects you,
contact state or local agencies for regulations regarding proper disposal of Army POL.
DESTRUCTION OF ARMY MATERIEL TO PREVENT ENEMY USE
The recommended method of rendering the REB useless is to destroy its coupling mechanism using
heavy tools, weapons fire, or explosive charges. Procedures for destruction of Army materiel to prevent
enemy use can be found in TM 750-244-6, Procedures for Destruction of Tank-Automotive Equipment to
Prevent Enemy Use.
PREPARATION FOR STORAGE OR SHIPMENT
Refer to WP 0127 00 for limited storage instructions. Additional information can be found in TM 746-10,
Marking, Packaging, and Shipment of Supplies and Equipment: General Packaging Instructions for Field
For information on preparing the CBT for storage or shipment, refer to TM 5-5420-234-14&P.
The Rapidly Emplaced Bridge (REB) is covered by a warranty. All U.S. Army REB customers requiring
warranty assistance will initiate direct contact through respective unit Warranty Coordinators (WARCOs).
WARCOs will submit all warranty claims for non-consumable items, greater than one hundred dollars, to
the General Dynamics Santa Brbara Sistemas (GDSBS) Point of Contact (POC) identified below. Request
all claims be submitted both electronically and telephonically.
REB warranty coverage applies to the following end item:
RAPIDLY EMPLACED BRIDGE
The REB warranty period of performance provides complete "bumper-to-bumper" coverage for a period of
13 months. Prior to unit handoff, the REB can be placed into storage for up to 9 months without a negative
impact to the warranty period. The warranty start date begins at customer handoff, upon the acceptance
and signing for the REB. GDSBS POC is:
General Dynamics Santa Brbara Sistemas GmbH
Customer Service Department
67655 Kaiserslautern, Germany
Phone: +49(0) 631 3616 309
Fax: +49(0) 631 3616 396
For warranty information covering the CBT, refer to TB 5-5420-234-15, Warranty Program for the
Common Bridge Transporter (CBT).