342-0982/02 – Mechanization and Handling Resources - Lifts, cranes, handling equipment (MaMP)

Gurantor departmentInstitute of TransportCredits10
Subject guarantordoc. Ing. Leopold Hrabovský, Ph.D.Subject version guarantordoc. Ing. Leopold Hrabovský, Ph.D.
Study levelpostgraduateRequirementChoice-compulsory type B
YearSemesterwinter + summer
Study languageEnglish
Year of introduction2019/2020Year of cancellation
Intended for the facultiesFSIntended for study typesDoctoral
Instruction secured by
LoginNameTuitorTeacher giving lectures
HRA42 doc. Ing. Leopold Hrabovský, Ph.D.
Extent of instruction for forms of study
Form of studyWay of compl.Extent
Full-time Examination 25+0
Part-time Examination 25+0

Subject aims expressed by acquired skills and competences

In the course, students will be acquainted with the issue of lifting devices, with the basic types and components of cranes and elevators. The aim of the course is also to acquaint students with handling equipment used in the field of transport and handling equipment.

Teaching methods

Individual consultations
Experimental work in labs
Project work


The course is focused on lifting equipment. Audience they are acquainted with the activities of simple hoists and cranes and constructional solutions of these devices. The emphasis is on the use of standards and computer technology. In simple examples, students in the exercises acquire strength calculations of individual details of cranes, ropes, chains and drives.

Compulsory literature:

1. YADLEY, E. D., STACE, L. R.: Belt conveying of minerals, England, 2009.

Recommended literature:

1. Becker, R.: The great book of mobile - and crawler cranes. KM Verlags GmbHerlags Gmb, 2019.

Way of continuous check of knowledge in the course of semester

1. The student elaborates a seminar paper from the field of mechanization and handling equipment. 2. The student prepares a search using scientific and patent databases (WoS, EPO, UPV) to find information about the state of knowledge for a particular transport or process facility with regard to the topic of the dissertation. 3. The seminar work and research must be defended by the student during the exam.


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Other requirements

Basic knowledge of 2D and 3D design and technological calculations of mechanization and handling equipment.


Subject has no prerequisities.


Subject has no co-requisities.

Subject syllabus:

Subject Mechanization and Handling Means - Cranes, Lifts, Handling Means is the subject of the doctoral study program Transport and Handling Technology, which aims to deepen the theoretical and practical knowledge and skills of graduates so that they are able to solve complex and complex professional assignments from practice and research areas. 1) Lifting equipment - rope hoists, hydraulic elevators. 2) Lifting equipment - cranes 3) Basic parts of lifting equipment - design, control calculations. 4) Cyclically-operated handling means. 5) Means of mechanization.

Conditions for subject completion

Part-time form (validity from: 2019/2020 Winter semester)
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Occurrence in study plans

Academic yearProgrammeField of studySpec.ZaměřeníFormStudy language Tut. centreYearWSType of duty
2021/2022 (P0719D270006) Transport and Material Handling K English Ostrava Choice-compulsory type B study plan
2021/2022 (P0719D270006) Transport and Material Handling P English Ostrava Choice-compulsory type B study plan
2020/2021 (P0719D270006) Transport and Material Handling P English Ostrava Choice-compulsory type B study plan
2020/2021 (P0719D270006) Transport and Material Handling K English Ostrava Choice-compulsory type B study plan

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