In service since 1973, more than 240 of these BEAVER bridges have been built for more than 10 Armies worldwide, proving its reliability and superior performance. Re-certificated for payloads of MLC 80+ the BEAVER bridge can be crossed by current NATO Main Battle Tanks (MBTs) including the latest and heaviest variants of the Leopard 2, M1A2 Abrams and Challenger 2. Adaptable to legacy and modern tank chassis, the legendary BEAVER is the Armored Vehicle-Launched Bridge (AVLB) for the future.
The BEAVER offers a state of the art loading capacity for payloads of MLC 80+, and can be crossed by all NATO MBTs including Leopard 2, M1A2 Abrams and Challenger 2.
The bridge can be launched and retrieved from many different types of wheeled and tracked platforms.
Reliable and Combat Proven
After 30 years of being operated by more than 10 countries, including in combat theaters, the bridge offers a proven reliable solution for gap crossing. Its high availability level and robust design are trusted by all our customers.