342-0512/01 – Transport and Handling Equipment in Industry (DMZvP)

Gurantor departmentInstitute of TransportCredits5
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Robert Brázda, Ph.D.Subject version guarantordoc. Ing. Robert Brázda, Ph.D.
Study levelundergraduate or graduateRequirementCompulsory
Year2Semestersummer
Study languageCzech
Year of introduction2003/2004Year of cancellation2013/2014
Intended for the facultiesFSIntended for study typesFollow-up Master
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 Graded credit 2+2
Combined Graded credit 12+4

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

To acquaint students with complete information on transportation facilities in the construction industry. Students receive information from the application of specific types of transport and handling equipment and bulk solid materials, design options and their integration in the construction industry. Students will acquire the necessary capacity and design calculations.

Teaching methods

Lectures
Individual consultations
Tutorials
Project work

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. Main topics: 1. Classification of transport 2. Classification of transported materials 3. Carrying capacity 4. Equation of motion 5. Method of transfer of tensile forces 6. Graphics - numerical method 7. Belt conveyors 8. Chain conveyors 9. Bucket elevator 10. Screw conveyor 11. Vibratory conveyors 12. Roller conveyors 13. Transport by gravity 14. In pipe transport

Compulsory literature:

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 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 Polák,J., Brázda,R.,Transport and Handling Equipment : 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

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

Lectures, seminars and an oral examination are held in Czech language. Individual consultations and oral examination may be taken also in English. A constituent part of an English teaching is an elaboration of two essays and their oral defence.

E-learning

Další požadavky na studenta

There are no additional requirements to the students.

Prerequisities

Subject has no prerequisities.

Co-requisities

Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

Lectures: 1st Terminology and basic concepts. Transported materials. Classification and mechanical and physical properties of the material. Distribution of transport and handling equipment. Calculation of transport performance. 2nd Silos. Construction and closures. Feeders. Landfill solids. 3rd The equation of motion. Traction. Analysis of the tractive forces in pull element. 4th Distribution of conveyors. Belt conveyor. Main parts and accessories. Special belt conveyors. 5th Theory and calculation of the conveyor belt. Bucket elevator. 6th Chain conveyor. Scraper conveyor. Redler. Calculation of chain conveyors. 7th Vibratory conveyor. Auger. 8th Distribution of intermittent traffic. Rail transport. Construction and basic calculation of rail tracks. Rolling stock. 9th Determination of driving the vehicle rolling resistance. Principles of traction calculations. 10th Cranes. The calculation of lifting and running mechanisms. Contents of training and seminars: 1st Introduction to the workouts. Basic terminology. Methodology for measuring the mechanical properties of bulk materials. 2nd Output of transport equipment. Euler relations. Graphic-numerical method of determining the tensile strength of transport equipment with an endless traction element. 3rd Belt conveyor. Bucket elevator. 4th Chain conveyors. 5th Transport in the pipeline. 6th Rolling mill. Traction calculations. 7th The calculation of lifting and running machinery.

Conditions for subject completion

Combined form (validity from: 2012/2013 Winter semester, validity until: 2013/2014 Summer semester)
Task nameType of taskMax. number of points
(act. for subtasks)
Min. number of points
Graded exercises evaluation Graded credit 100 (100) 51
        Písemka Written test 55  10
        Projekt Project 45  10
Mandatory attendence parzicipation:

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