pontoon bridge

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pontoon bridge

[pänj′tün ′brij]
(civil engineering)
A fixed floating bridge supported by pontoons.
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The Jewel of the Creek project, which sits between Al Maktoum and Floating Bridges, has been designed as a landmark tourist destination.
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Chairman of the Suez Canal Authority Mohab Mamish -- File Photo CAIRO -- 25 December 2017: Floating bridges are set to accelerate development and will revive projects east of the Suez Canal, Chairman of the Suez Canal Authority Mohab Mamish said Sunday.
Contract notice: Floating bridges for new vessels for marine research.
What gave PB the edge was our experience in floating bridges," points out Wolf, referring to the Hood Canal Bridge in Washington State.
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The design is based on the AASHTO Standard Specifications for Highway Bridges supplemented with design criteria developed for floating bridges in Washington State.