342-0304/03 – Transport and Handling Equipment (DMZ)

Gurantor departmentInstitute of TransportCredits5
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Robert Brázda, Ph.D.Subject version guarantordoc. Ing. Robert Brázda, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduate
Study languageEnglish
Year of introduction2012/2013Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesFSIntended for study typesBachelor
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
BRA37 doc. Ing. Robert Brázda, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Credit and Examination 2+2
Part-time Credit and Examination 12+4

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

To master fundamental principles of transport and handling equipment in common use. To become acquainted with the basic of their design and technology calculations. To become also acquainted with transported materials, their classification, properties and storage.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Tutorials

Summary

Introduction into theory and practical applications of commonly used transport equipments. Classification and properties of transported materials. Fundamental calculations of capacity, output, forces etc. of conveying machines, their description, principles of work and practical applications.

Compulsory literature:

Wolhbier,R.H.: Mechanical Conveying. ISBN 0878491198. 2000. Fayed,M.E., Skocir,T.S.:Mechanical Conveyors. ISBN 1-56676-416-5. Technomic Publishing Company, Inc. 1997. Shapiro,H.I., Shapiro,J.P., Shapiro,L.K.: Cranes and Derrics. Third edition. ISBN 0-07-057889-3. McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc., USA, 2000 Transport and Handling Equipment, Polák,J., Brázda,R.: VŠB - TUO 2012 (The text was created within the "InterDV" project)

Recommended literature:

Wohlbier,R.H.: Belt Conveying Technology I,II.III. ISBN 0878491147. 2000. Yardley, E.D., Stace, L.R.: Belt Conveying of Minerals. ISBN 978-1-84569-230-8. Woodhead Publishing Limited, England. 2008 Transport and Handling Equipment, Polák,J., Brázda,R.: VŠB - TUO 2012 (The text was created within the "InterDV" project

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Lectures, exercises and oral exam are in Czech. Individual consultations and oral examinations may also be in English. A credit test is a minimum of 18 points in the overall assessment of the exercise. The point track is as follows: test 2 x 8 points = 16 points 1st program 4 points 2nd program 10 points The exam is oral and consists of the defense of the program No. 1 and answering 3 questions. The defense of program 1 is rated 0 to 10 points, each question 0 to 20 points. The condition is a minimum of 5 points for each question.

E-learning

http://www.vvvd.cz/m2-prumyslova-doprava-17.html http://www.vvvd.cz/m3-dopravni-a-manipulacni-technika-18.html http://www.vvvd.cz/m1-dopravni-a-manipulacni-systemy-16.html http://projekty.fs.vsb.cz/147/ucebniopory/978-80-248-2731-5.pdf

Other requirements

There are no additional requirements to the student.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

To master the basic principles of the function of commonly used transport equipment and means and handling techniques. To get acquainted with the fundamentals of their design and technological calculations. Part of the lesson is also familiar with the materials transported, their sorting, properties and storage. Examination and state examination questions 1. Classification of transported materials. Mechanical properties of particulate materials. 2. Classification pf transport. Calculation of carrying capacity. 3. Equation of motion. 4. Methods of transfer of tensile forces. 5. Analyses of tension forces in endless tensile element - graphical - numerical method. 6. Tensile elements - ropes, chains and conveyor belts. Construction. 7. Construction and calculation of particulate material silos. 8. Silo closures and feeders. 9. Belt conveyor, principle, division and main parts. 10. Technological equipment of belt conveyor. 11. Theory and basic calculation of belt conveyor. Standard ČSN ISO 5048. 12. Bucket conveyor - construction, main parts, calculation. 13. Apron conveyor - construction, basics of chain conveyor calculation. 14. Scraper conveyor - construction, basics of chain conveyor calculation. 15. En-Masse conveyor - construction, basics of chain conveyor calculation. 16. Vibratory conveyor - scheme, possibilities of excitation of vibrations, calculation of basic parameters of vibrating conveyor. 17. Screw conveyor - construction, division, simplified calculation of screw conveyor parameters. 18. Transport by gravity - chutes, troughs and gravity roller conveyors. 19. Driven roller conveyors - construction, methods of drive, basic calculation - resistance to movement. 20. Lifts - division, construction and main parts, calculation of safety coefficient of ropes and checking of frictional abilities.

Conditions for subject completion

Full-time form (validity from: 2015/2016 Summer semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Credit and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (100) 51
        Credit Credit 35  18
        Examination Examination 65  16
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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Part-time form (validity from: 2015/2016 Summer semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Credit and Examination Credit and Examination 100 (100) 51
        Credit Credit 35  18
        Examination Examination 65  16
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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