Periodic Inspection Connection Points, Sheaves and Drums

Connection Points

    • Check for loose/broken bolts or rivets. Check for cracked or insufficient welds.

Sheaves and Drums

    • Check for worn grooves, worn groove lands, sharp edges and cracks.
    • Check for worn, cracked, bent or broken parts. Check for loose/missing hardware.

Shafts, Axles, Wheels, Couplings

Brakes (Holding and Control)

    • Check for excessive wear and proper adjustment on brake system parts, linings, pawls and ratchets. Check for proper functioning of electric control brake.


  • Open gearbox inspection covers and check for gear teeth wear and proper lubrication.