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Manufacturing Proof Load Testing Services & Equipment

Load Testing New Cranes

Newly installed cranes in manufacturing plants are required to be inspected, function tested, and proof load tested before being placed into service. This requirement is detailed in OSHA 29 CFR 1910.170. Function testing the crane at its proof load ensures that all operation features are working, most importantly the hoisting and braking functions.

Load Testing Repaired or Upgraded Cranes: Frequently cranes undergo heavy repairs or upgrades to the hoisting, braking, load carrying or control electronics. In these instances, the crane must be retested following the inspection criteria for newly installed cranes.

Personnel Safety: The safety of your personnel in the work area should be your number one priority. The trauma and expense of on the job injuries is not something any business owner wants to experience.

manufacturing proof load testing

Critical elements of OSHA CFR 1910.179:

Hoisting and Lowering at proof load.

Bridge & Trolley Travel and braking.

Operational test of limit switches.

Our Load Testing Solutions

For these reasons, the experts at Hydro-Wates®, Inc. are pleased to provide professional manufacturing proof load testing services and equipment for all your needs. Our complete suite of solutions for clients in the manufacturing industry includes:

Why Choose Hydro-Wates®?

The proven benefits of sourcing your load testing equipment and services from the professionals at Hydro-Wates® include:

Improved safety for field personnel

Cost effectiveness and superior budget control

Vital protections for your material assets

An easier route to standards compliance

Top-rated equipment in the industry

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