ASME B30.5


Mobile and Locomotive Cranes

2021 Edition

Published by ASME International, 12/17/2021


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ASME B30.5, 2021 Edition – Mobile and Locomotive Cranes

ASME B30.5 is one of ASME’s most requested safety standards widely respected and applied throughout the building and construction industry. It addresses crawler cranes, locomotive cranes, wheel-mounted cranes, and any variations thereof that retain the same fundamental characteristics and are powered by internal combustion engines or electric motors. The scope of this Safety Standard includes only cranes of the above types that are powered by internal combustion engines or electric motors. Side boom tractors and cranes designed for railway and automobile wreck clearance, digger derricks, cranes manufactured specifically for, or when used for, energized electrical line service, knuckle boom, trolley boom cranes, and cranes having a maximum rated capacity of one ton or less are excluded.

General Product Information:

Document Type PDF
ISBN 9780791874714
Pages 74
Document Language English
Publisher American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME)
Status Current


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