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Course Objectives

Introduction to material handling. Bulk and unit load concepts. Cranes: overhead traveling cranes; FEM rules, calculation method for bridge girders and carriages, drive and hoist mechanisms and related equipment; jib cranes; gantry cranes. Feeders and conveyors, roller conveyor, pneumatic conveyors, vibrating conveyors, screw conveyor.