|Document ID (ISN)||101948|
|Convention or series no.
||SS 497: 2002
||Specification for design, safe use and maintenance of overhead travelling cranes
||Singapore Productivity and Standards Board, 1 Science Park Drive, Singapore 118221, Republic of Singapore, 2002. 65p. Illus. Price: SGD 60.00.
||This standard which applies to all types of overhead travelling cranes specifies the basic requirements and responsibilities of all parties concerned. Contents: scope; definitions; applicable legislation; responsibilities; classifications of cranes; loads and load combinations; design of crane structures; crane mechanisms; electrical equipment and controls; manufacture and construction; safe operations of cranes; inspection and testing. Appendices include: application of the allowable stress and limit state methods of design; guidance on the classification of overhead travelling cranes and their mechanisms in relation to usage; information to be provided when ordering an overhead travelling crane; selection of wire ropes.
||Singapore; mechanical hazards; safe working methods; overhead travelling cranes
||maintenance; wire ropes; control panels and desks; selection of equipment; responsibilities; design of equipment; classification; directive; standard; legislation
||F - Information notes, codes of practice, standards
|Country / State or Province||Singapore|
||Materials handling and storage
|Broad subject area(s)
||Mechanical hazards, transport