Ropes for lifting equipment: care and maintenance, inspection and replacement

Speaker's corner - Organized by AISEM federated ANIMA Confindustria Meccanica Varia

Hall 22 - 3rd floor SALA EPSILON
Wednesday, May 15, 2019
from 2:00 PM to 4:10 PM

Suspension devices are essential for the safety of lifting equipment. In particular, the ropes must be correctly designed in relation to their use and then - over time - checked to ensure that the safety requirements are maintained.



  • Welcome and opening of the session
    Pietro Almici - AISEM President and ANIMA Vice-President
  • UNI ISO 4309: general presentation of the standard. Methodologies to control the conditions of rope degradation
    Diego Basso - FAS Security Service
  • UNI ISO 4309: AISEM position paper
    Matteo Frigo - Engineering Manager - Demag Cranes & Components - AISEM ANIMA
  • The inspection of the rope in the context of the compulsory inspection of the lifting equipment (art. 71 of Legislative Decree 81/2008)
    Department of Technological Innovation and Plant Safety INAIL

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