Tower Erection – Gin Pole Operation

Some topics covered in this course include Reference Standards; Definitions; Unique Loading Conditions; Factors that Effect Loading; Gin Pole Parts and Definitions; Types of Tagging and their Loads; Classes of Poles; Load Chart Description; Gross Load Description; Special Engineered Pick; Manufacturing Specifications and Tolerances; Repairs and Modifications; and Gin Pole Operation and Use.

TOPICS

REFERENCE STANDARDS DEFINITIONS

UNIQUE LOADING CONDITIONS

FACTORS THAT EFFECT LOADING

GIN POLE PARTS & DEFINITIONS

TYPES OF TAGGING & THEIR LOADS

CLASSES OF POLES

LOAD CHART DESCRIPTIONS

GROSS LOAD DESCRIPTION

SPECIAL ENGINEERED PICK

MANUFACTURING SPECS & TOLERANCES

REPAIRS & MODIFICATIONS

OPERATIONS & USE

EXAM