These Regulations put obligations on individuals and organizations that possess, work or have control over lifting equipment, which incorporates all organizations and companies whose employees does lifting operations, regardless of whether owned by them or not.
Most of the time, lifting equipment is similar to work gear, therefore the provision and use of work equipment regulations will apply (including inspection and maintenance). All lifting operations, including lifting equipment must be correctly planned by a qualified and competent technician, appropriately supervised and completed in a safe way.
The presentation of crane remote control systems has driven more prominent profitability, effectiveness and safety on crane framework. As we all know, cranes are very valuable in various enterprises, including airplane, car fabricating, minerals, pulp and paper, steel creation, dispatch stacking, as well as the grain industry. Before the remote control innovation, mechanical cranes have been worked by somebody sitting in the cab of the crane. The most recent crane remote control frameworks cater for more safety, reliability, proficiency, adaptability and cost viability.
AJM Engineering is a South African renowned supplier of lifting equipment and lifting accessories. Our years of experience in this industry shows that the failure and/or misuse of lifting machinery can cause serious personal injury, significant damage to property and loss of time and money. Such failure or misuse of lifting accessories is however, to a large extent preventable and SANS (South African National Standards) Health and Safety aims to proactively manage the risks associated with the buying, storage and use of lifting equipment and accessories.
In the heavy equipment industry, there are countless machines that require a great deal of expertise and precision to operate. This equipment has made it easy to build high rising establishments like the popular Transnet Building in SA. Equipment such as cranes, excavators, backhoe loaders, trenchers, caterpillars, landfill compactor, and graders etc. These heavy-duty vehicles have been especially designed for executing construction work involving earthwork operations. Heavy equipment is also known as construction equipment or engineering equipment. We are going to look at a crane and how exactly it operates.
What is a big construction project without the necessary equipment? A prolonged task! Every construction company or industrial establishment has to have a set of quality lifting equipment for maximum building turnaround time and efficiency. more…