pontoon bridge

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pontoon bridge

[pänj′tün ′brij]
(civil engineering)
A fixed floating bridge supported by pontoons.
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This system is a one-for-one replacement for the improved float bridge (IFB), which is reaching the end of its service life.
The 1437th MRBC lent its experience and equipment in float bridge building to construct a 762-foot long Mabey-Johnson bridge across the Tigris River at Zubaydiyah.
The battalion consists of three separate engineer companies: the 38th Engineer Company (Medium Girder Bridge [MGB]), the 320th Engineer Company (Topographic), and the 502d Engineer Company (Assault Float Bridge [AFB]).