Inspections

Our inspections include but are not limited to:

 

  • Visually check  for structural defects & cracks (crane only)

  • Tighten any obviously loose bolts on hoist

  • Check runway wear

  • Check runway alignment

  • Check bridge wheel wear (gear, flanges, tread)

  • Check bridge drive gearbox seal

  • Check bridge drive gearbox oil (for level & breakdown)

  • Check bridge drive brakes & adjust as necessary

  • Check bridge drive cooling fan

  • Check bridge drive electrical connections

  • Check pinions, pillow blocks, and mounts

  • Inspect catwalk structure

  • Check bridge pickup assemblies & shoes

  • Check bridge panel, contact points and connectors

  • Check crane disconnect

  • Check festoon pendant, junction box, drop cable, strain relief & control condition

  • Check festoon to hoist/trolley including puller arm

  • Check radio control receiver & transmitter if applicable

  • Check hoist structure

  • Check hoist brakes, set & gauge

  • Check wire rope/chain for wear, lubrication & damage

  • Check wire rope/chain guide

  • Check wire rope drum/chain pocket wheel

  • Check hoist gear box seal

  • Check hoist gear box oil (for level & breakdown)

  • Check hoist contact points, overloads, monitors, weight limits, connections, connectors & enclosures

  • Check bridge wheel wear (gear, flanges, tread)

  • Check bridge drive gearbox seal

  • Check bridge drive gearbox oil (for level & breakdown)

  • Check bridge drive brakes & adjust as necessary

  • Check bridge drive cooling fan

  • Check bridge drive electrical connections

  • Check bottom block (hook, safety latch, sheaves, sheave cheeks)

  • General condition and house keeping