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Pontoon Bridge Facts

7 Interesting Facts You Probably Didn’t Know about Pontoon Bridges For those who do not know, a pontoon bridge is basically a floating bridge supported by boats or barges whose buoyancy determines the maximum load the deck can hold. It … Continue reading

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How Pontoon Bridges Work

HOW PONTOON BRIDGES WORK A Pontoon bridge, otherwise known as a floating bridge is a deck supported by floating pontoons. They are designed to meet the requirements of the location and the purpose they are meant to serve. Quite often … Continue reading

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Why Use Pontoon Bridges?

  The pontoon bridge is a surprisingly old idea, dating back to at around 1000 BC when it first saw use in ancient China. Simply put, a deck is laid across a series of boats – or ‘pontoons’ – set … Continue reading

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The Advantages of Pontoon Bridges

Pontoon bridges can offer advantages over fixed bridges in a number of ways. A pontoon bridge is something that can be put into place quickly, and they are also inexpensive in terms of cost. A modern pontoon bridge can also … Continue reading

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