Inside the ahead fringe of battle, the PTA, manufactured by CNIM Systèmes Industriels, is a novel hole crossing resolution. The modularity provided by the PTA additionally gives a tactical benefit for autos as much as class MLC 70. Since 2009, the Modular Assault Bridge has been commissioned into the French Military underneath the identify SPRAT (Système de Pose Rapide de Travure – speedy bridge layer system). In entrance of the breach, it’s able to deploying two quick 14.3 m bridges or one lengthy 26 m bridge.

PTS (SPRAT) Modular Assault Bridge

The bridge is deployed from the armored cab, thus guaranteeing operator security. Fast horizontal deployment (10 minutes with 2 operators for the lengthy bridge) ensures operational discretion. Due to its stabilizing legs, the PTA can set up a bridge from unprepared banks (inclination of +/- 5%, slope of +/- 10%). The excessive mechanical energy of the PTA’s bridges permits the crossing of autos as much as class MLC 70 over a niche of as much as 24 meters in a repetitive method as they’re stress and fatigue certified in accordance with the FINABEL code.

PTS (SPRAT) Modular Assault Bridge
PTS (SPRAT) Modular Assault Bridge

Geared up with a digital, automated fight system (together with an IR digicam, operator interface and telemetry), the Modular Assault Bridge can be utilized day or evening. Weighing lower than 60 metric tons, it may be pushed on extraordinary roads and may also be transported by air. CNIM Systèmes Industriels gives armed forces with logistics assist within the type of personnel coaching and upkeep in operational situation of the gear. The PTA gives the Land Forces with the very best of sophistication modular bridging functionality for the crossing underneath fight circumstances.

PTS (SPRAT) Modular Assault Bridge
PTS (SPRAT) Modular Assault Bridge

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