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Overhead Crane Mechanical Maintenance - 4 Days

Course number: 811
Length: 4 days
Price: $2199.00
Category: Maintenance

This 4-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…..) Very informative. (The instructor)
gives a very good class.

Central Arizona Project Paul W.

Presentation was very good on the subject. (The Instructor) was very good on his
communication of the subject. The material was also good.

Montenay Power Louis H.

The information will be very useful. I am very pleased with the instructors’ ability to help get the point across and understand the information. I will be looking
forward to returning for more continued education.

Spacesaver Donald S.

(What I liked most about the seminar was….) Hands-on. Easy to understand.

Lehigh Specialty Melting Patrick B.

(What I liked most about the seminar was…) The angle of slings.

Northrop Grumman Danny M.

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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