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Overhead Crane Mechanical Maintenance - 3 Days

Course number: 811
Length: 3 days
Price: $2450.00
Category: Maintenance

This 3-day crane maintenance training course is a must for your Maintenance Departments Mechanical staff and provides standardized criteria to evaluate and correct structural, drive machinery and hoist problems on overhead cranes.

(What I liked most about the seminar was…) Math portion.

Underwriters Lab Demetrius

Being able to get out on the shop and view parts that we learned about. (The
instructor) was great.

Toromont Energy Marilyn H.

(What I liked most about the seminar was…) Had good information.

PDM Tim P.

Small and casual course setting. Ability to take things apart in the lab and see how they work.

Dietrich Industries Scott C.

The material was easy to understand and apply

Marsulex David B.

This popular crane training course provides standardized criteria to evaluate and correct structural, drive machinery and hoist problems on overhead cranes. Participants learn how to setup comprehensive preventive crane maintenance programs.

Students will work in our hands-on lab on actual crane and hoist components. A tour of a crane parts manufacturing plant is included.

Course objectives

  • Learn to isolate causes of abnormal tracking
  • Determine causes of abnormal component wear
  • Learn component replacement criteria
  • Learn replacement and adjustment procedures
  • Determine needed preventive maintenance items and intervals

Course outline

  • Introduction – Safety, Service Classifications, Terminology
  • Crane tracking
  • Runways
  • Bridge & Trolley wheels
  • Crane structure - girders & end trucks
  • Drive and hoist machinery -Gearing, Couplings & Drums
  • Bottom Blocks, hooks, sheaves and wire rope
  • Brakes - Electric & Mechanical Load Brakes
  • Brake Adjustments
  • Preventive Maintenance Programs
  • Tour of a crane parts manufacturing plant

Contact our Crane Training Center for questions or special requests.

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