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Procedures for Hoist and Shaft Inspection and Maintenance. Volume II. Inspection and Maintenance Procedures.
Cseff-J; Forbes-WJ; Mills-AW III
NTIS: PB/83-148056 :140 pages
This report discusses in general terms scheduled inspection and preventative maintenance of the hoists and ancillary equipment described in volume 1. Preventative scheduled inspection and maintenance procedures assist in the smooth operation of mine hoisting systems by the prevention of unscheduled or catastrophic equipment failure and its attendant downtime. Schedules and overall maintenance planning are required at the management level. Inspection, maintenance, and unusual operations or incidents must be recorded in records and equipment logs. A cross reference between MSHA regulations and various equipment components is included as part of the report. A discussion of the various nondestructive testing methods that may be applied to hoisting equipment is also included.
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V. B. Cook, Inc.
Page last reviewed: September 2, 2020
Content source: National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health Education and Information Division