Bailey bridge


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Bailey bridge

a temporary bridge made of prefabricated steel panels that can be rapidly assembled

Bailey bridge

[′bāl·ē ‚brij]
(civil engineering)
A lattice bridge built of interchangeable panels connected at the corners with steel pins, permitting rapid construction; developed in Britain about 1942 as a military bridge.
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We have cleared the road from Uttarkashi to Gangori, so that small cars and our trucks which are carrying the Bailey bridge, can reach the bridge site.
The MGB company sent the FEM to link up with the "mayor" of a town that needed a Bailey bridge to replace a destroyed bridge.
The reconstruction of 260 feet Bailey bridge at this location commenced on September 25 in the afternoon.
Bailey bridges were used in the allied advance during the Second World War to transport troops, artillery and tanks across fallen bridges through Germany.
Bailey bridges are usually only built in wartime to span gaps where permanent bridges have been destroyed or where none existed.
CITY OF SAN FERNANDO -- A Bailey bridge over the damaged approach to the Pasig-Potrero Bridge on the Subic-Clark-Tarlac Expressway (SCTEx) has been installed, enabling motorists to reuse the route next week, possibly by Sept.
Limited Tenders are invited for Procurement Of Htw Channel Indigenous 100X50 75X40 Mm Conf For Grse Bailey Bridge Project
The $400,000 project replaces the current bailey bridge with a single-lane concrete bridge.
Limited Tenders are invited for Procurement Of Alloy Steel Round Bar Indigenous For Grse Bailey Bridge Project
Bailey Bridge of 80 Feet Length & 18 feet Width to be Shifted From PWD B&R Mechanical Workshop Karnal to Site of Work at Balsamand Distributory RD-25400 on Mirzapur Khokha Kharkari Road at RD 2.
Bailey Bridge of 120 Feet Length & 19 feet Width to be Shifted From PWD B&R Mechanical Workshop Karnal to Site of Work at Balsamand Distributory RD-30176 on Mirzapur Khokha Kharkari Road at RD 5.