The first production lot of 12 Short Span Bridging System (SSBS)-10 m designed and developed by Defence Research and Development Organisation (DRDO) is inducted into Indian Army. The SSBS-10 m plays a crucial role of bridging the gaps up to 9.5 m as a single span providing a 4 m wide, fully decked roadway, ensuring faster movement of the troops.
About Bridging System devloped by DRDO
The DRDO has vast experience in developing Military Bridging Systems. Number of mechanised mobility solutions for the Indian Army like Single Span 5 m and 10 m, Short Span Bridging System, 46 m Modular Bridge and multi span 75 m Sarvatra Bridging System etc.
Sources : PIB