WFEL Emergency and Disaster Relief Bridging Systems

Founded in 1915 as the Fairey Aviation Company, WFEL — as the firm is known today — has established itself as the world leader in temporary bridging solutions, supplying 39 nations across the globe.

Our tried and tested products support emergency relief operations in the immediate aftermath of a natural disaster with rapid and easily deployable gap crossing capability, as well as the temporary infrastructure crucial to the rebuilding process.

The Dry Support Bridge (DSB)

Helps keep civilian traffic flowing

The Dry Support Bridge (DSB) can be deployed by eight people across a 46 metre gap in just an hour and a half to help keep civilian traffic flowing.

See a complete technical specification of the DSB.

Medium Girder Bridge (MGB)

Can be constructed quickly by trained civilians

The lightweight alloy Medium Girder Bridge (MGB) can be constructed quickly by trained civilians without the need for any
machinery or heavy lifting equipment.

See a complete technical specification of the MGB.

Air Portable Ferry Bridge (APFB)

Designed for immediate deployment

The Air Portable Ferry Bridge (APFB) is designed for immediate deployment wherever crossings need reinstating quickly, or new
access is demanded to reach victims of natural disasters.

See a complete technical specification of the APFB.

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