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Conveyor and Mechanical Technology

Tested Conveyor and Mechanical Technology for Greater Safety

If conveyor technology such as cranes, escalators, and lifting platforms plays a major role in your enterprise, our employees can offer a comprehensive range of services to ensure the safety and high quality of your equipment. We handle all the necessary testing of your conveyor equipment and machinery. In addition, we prepare risk assessments, conduct damage investigations and verify compliance with accident prevention regulations (UVV). This means full service for you as the responsible operator.

Benefits at a Glance

TÜV Rheinland's tests for conveyor and mechanical technology:

  • Are conducted by a single, comprehensive center
  • Lower your risk of liability by documenting your compliance with safety standards
  • Actively contribute toward accident prevention
  • Ensure fulfillment of statutory requirements
  • Allow you to benefit from our staff's many years of experience

Our Range of Services

Our experts support operators and manufacturers of conveyor systems and machines on a number of levels. These include:

  • Type approval tests for machines
  • Tests before initial commissioning
  • Periodic testing
  • Tests after major changes
  • Tests to support compliance with accident prevention regulations and national occupational safety regulations
  • Risk assessments (GBU)
  • Assessments of remaining service life
  • Schedule tracking to ensure adherence to inspection dates
  • Information on safety requirements and technical design possibilities during planning, construction, and modification
  • Support during repair and conversion measures
  • Support and evaluation in the case of general overhauls
  • Support for preparing manufacturers' documents according to EC legislation concerning CE declarations of conformity, hazard analyses, and operating manuals
  • Damage investigations
  • Accident and damage reports

Product Examples

  • Escalators and moving walkways
  • Power windows, doors, and gates
  • Cranes and winches
  • Lifting platforms
  • Power machines
  • Warehouses and logistics
  • Vehicle parking systems and double-parking units
  • Stage equipment
  • Temporary structures
  • Cable railways and ski lifts
  • Airlift systems