Crane Handbook offers extensive advice on how to properly handle a crane. The handbook highlights various safety requirements and rules. The aim of the book is to improve the readers' crane operating skills, which could eventually make the book a standard working guide for training operators. The handbook first reminds the readers that the machine should be carefully tested by a regulatory board before use. The text then notes that choosing the right crane for a particular job is vital and explains why this is the case. It then discusses how well-equipped and durable the crane should be. The next chapters talk about the crane's operating controls; each control is identified and explained. The book lists the requirements that the crane must meet, while the final chapters explore proper set-up, maintenance, and precautions. The text is a very helpful reference for crane operators, owners, and contractors and could be of interest to casual readers as well.These devices are essential for the safe operation of the tower crane and once set they must never be tampered with. ... 5.49) EOUIPMENT MANUALS AND RECORDS Manufacturersa#39; manuals containing all pertinent data relating to operationanbsp;...
|Author||:||D. E. Dickie|
|Publisher||:||Butterworth-Heinemann - 1975-01-01|