MES - TSWJOINT OPERATIONSLING INSPECTION PROCEDURE
Project: TJB Exp. Unit 3&4Ref : EB-STM-SF0001Date : 05 March 2009Rev. : 0
Every slings and its accessories utilized to lift up, lift down, or to hang particular objects must be made from material with proper quality and sufficientstrength to hold working loadthat effected by the object.Sling and its accessories must be used in proper way and to be maintained insuch manner to avoid defect as twist, kink, broken wire, and any other defect.Sling and its accessories must be inspected and tested periodically to ensurethem safe to be used.
This procedure is covering inspection for lifting slings being used in our project and is in effect to all subcontractors under MES-TSW Joint operation. This procedure is intended for wire rope sling inspection only.
III.Regulation & Reference
a.Labour and Transmigration Minister Regulation No. Per-05/MEN/1985regarding Lifting and Transporting Equipment. b.Labour and Transmigration MinisterRegulation No. Per-01/MEN/1980regarding Safety & Health at Building Construction.c.Manual Rigging. Sri Widharto. Pradnya Paramita. Jakarta. 2003d.Rigging and Lifting Course. PT. Industrialindo Konsultrain Service.Jakarta.
IV.Wire Rope Sling Requirements
There are six requirements to be considered prior usage of wire rope sling:1.Wire rope must have sufficient strength to hold maximum load lifted.2.Wire rope must be able to cope with repeated bending movement withoutany failure of wire caused by fatigue.3.Wire rope must resistant to attrition / abrasion.4.Wire rope must be able to cope with distortion and crushing.5.Wire rope must be able to cope with rotation.