GENERAL INFORMATION (Contd)
The following references are provided as a means to ensure that proper disposal
methods are followed:
Technical Guide No. 126 (from the U.S. Army Environmental Hygiene
National Environmental Policy Act of 1969 (NEPA)
Clean Air Act (CAA)
Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA)
Comprehensive Environmental Response, Compensation, and Liability Act
Emergency Planning and Community Right to Know Act (EPCRA)
Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA)
Occupational Safety and Health Act (OSHA)
The disposal of Army Petroleum, Oils, and Lubricants (POL) products are affected by
some of these regulations. State regulations also may apply to POL.
If you are unsure of which legislation affects you, contact state or local agencies for
regulations regarding proper disposal of Army POL.
DESTRUCTION OF ARMY MATERIEL TO PREVENT ENEMY USE
The recommended method of rendering the BEB useless is to destroy its hull using
heavy tools, weapons fire, or explosive charges. Procedures for destruction of Army
materiel to prevent enemy use can be found in TM 750-244-6, Procedures for
Destruction of Tank-Automotive Equipment to Prevent Enemy Use.
PREPARATION FOR STORAGE OR SHIPMENT
Refer to WP 0048 00 for limited storage and shipment instructions. Additional
information can be found in TM 746-10, Marking, Packing, and Shipment of Supplies
and Equipment: General Packaging Instructions for Field Use, TM 743-200-1,
Storage and Materials Handling, TM 55-2200-001-12, Transportability Guidance for
Application of Blocking, Bracing, and Tiedown Materials, and TEA PAM 55-19,
Tiedown Handbook for Rail Movements.
The Bridge Erection Boat (BEB) is covered by a warranty. All U.S. Army customers
requiring warranty assistance will initiate direct contact through respective unit
Warranty Coordinators (WARCOs). WARCOs will submit all warranty claims for
non-consumable items, greater than one hundred dollars, to the FBM Babcock
Marine Ltd. Point of Contact (POC) identified below. Request all claims be submitted
both electronically and telephonically.
BEB warranty coverage applies to the following end item:
BRIDGE ERECTION BOAT