2-18 Administrative storage. If barge is taken out of service for more than 30 days but less than 6 months, perform
the following procedures:
Perform weekly scheduled maintenance.
Perform monthly scheduled maintenance.
Corrosive preventive compound (MIL-C-16173) is flammable and slightly toxic. Avoid contacting
skin and eyes or breathing vapors. Skin, eye, and breathing protection is required.
Repair all damaged equipment. Coat unprotected metal surfaces with a preservative conforming to MIL-C-
16173, Grade 3.
Lubricate crane system components in accordance with manufacturers instructions.
Move both trolleys as far aft as possible and secure chains with special fasteners on side of ROWPU
space aft storage area.
2-19 Long-term storage. If barge is to be taken out of service for 6 months or more, turn it in to depot for preparation
and placement into long-term storage. If barge is in administrative storage and is to be taken out of service and placed
in depot long-term storage (6 months or more), process barge and bridge crane system for normal operations before
releasing to depot.
Section VI. Manufacturers service manuals/instructions
General. These references provide additional information on bridge crane system components. Ready reference
copies are in Appendix B. Refer to both the reference copies and the drawings listed in Appendix A while performing
procedures in these manuals.
Spare Parts and Maintenance
Spanmaster, Division of
Manual for VSE Corp
Jervis B Webb Co.
US Army) NS-83-92580
739 Moore Road
Avon Lake, OH 44012
Ph: (216) 933-6166
Crane cable reel
SM3120-04 IL, Service Manual
Aero-Motive Mfg Co.
Series 200a & 300a POW-R-
P O Box 2678
MITE & POW-R-MATIC 0931 &
Kalamazoo, MI 49003
228a-H Cord Reel
Ph: (616) 381-1242
BK461360 Dings Co.
60 Series, Heavy Duty
Unipac Brake Instructions
4740 W Electric Ave.
Milwaukee, WI 53219
Ph: (414) 672-7830