Handbook of Rigging Lifting, Hosting, and Scaffolding for Construction and Industrial Operations

ISBN-10: 0071493018
ISBN-13: 9780071493017
Edition: 5th 2009 (Handbook (Instructor's))
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Book details

List price: $119.00
Edition: 5th
Copyright year: 2009
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
Publication date: 2/4/2009
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 792
Size: 6.50" wide x 9.25" long x 1.50" tall
Weight: 2.640
Language: English

The Ultimate Guide to Designing and Operating Safe, Efficient Rigging Systems ..Recent years have seen an abundance of changes in the rigging industry. This popular, hands-on reference brings you completely up to date on equipment, materials, systems, and regulations that affect your profession. In addition, it covers new concepts regarding the design and construction of new buildings, as well as the alteration and modification of existing structures. Whether you are a maintenance technician, hoist operator, worksite foreman, or any other specialist requiring the use of rigging equipment, this comprehensive guide will help ensure that your projects are completed in a cost-effective manner, without sacrificing safety and efficiency...Inside this fully updated guide to rigging: . A broader-than-ever look at lifting, hoisting, and scaffolding operations . Brand-new section covering the safe operation of equipment and rigging systems . Up-to-date information on EPA and OSHA regulations governing the use of rigging equipment. Directory of associations that publish research on safe rigging. Bibliography of references that cover related subjects concerning rigging ..Handbook of Riggingcovers: . Codes And Standards. OSHA Updates. Engineering Principles. Worksite Preparation. Rigging Systems, Devices, and Tools. Lifting And Hoisting Machinery. Scaffolding And Ladders. Protective Equipment. Safety, Health, and Security Measures. Fire Prevention And Protection. Additional Resources ...

Joseph A. MacDonald is acivil engineer. W.E. Rossnagel was a consulting and fire-protectionengineer. Lindley R. Higgins, P.E. was a renowned consultingengineer and editor.

Preface
Introduction
Codes, Standards, and Regulations
Codes and Standards
Government Regulations
Engineering Principles
Basic Machines
Wood Technology
Wood Structural Members
Metal Structural Members
Useful Formulas, Tables, and Conversion Factors
Worksite Preparations
Protection of Worksite, Adjacent Areas, and Utilities
Support Systems
Rigging Systems
Fiber Rope (Cordage)
Knots, Bends, Hitches, and Splices
Slings and Hitches
Fiber Rope Slings and Synthetic Fiber Web Slings
Wire Strand Rope
Wire Rope, Metal Mesh, and Chain Slings
Rigging Devices
Connections, Fittings, and End Attachments
Sheaves
Reeving Blocks and Tackles
Winches and Drums
Rigging Tools
Hand Tools and Portable Power Tools
Welding and Cutting
Jacks, Rollers, and Air Skids
Lifting and Hoisting Machinery
Derricks and Cranes
Forklifts
Portable Overhead Hoists
Personnel/Material Hoists
Helicopters
Scaffolding and Ladders
Scaffolding Systems
Swinging or Suspended Scaffolds
Stationary Scaffolds
Specialized Scaffolds
Safe Scaffolding Practices and Glossary
Portable Ladders
Protective Equipment and Devices
Personal Protective Equipment
Protective Devices
Safety, Health, and Security
Personal Safety and Health
Project Safety and Security
Fire Safety
Bibliography
Acronyms
OSHA Regulations
Government Agencies
Construction Safety and Health Standards (ANSI, ASME, AWS, NFPA, SAE, UL)
Standard Writing Resources
Document Distributors
Industry Resources
Index

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