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ASME B30.27-2009 (Revision of ASME B30.27-2005) Material Placement Systems Safety Standard for Cableways, Cranes, Derricks, Hoists, Hooks, Jacks, and Slings AN AMERICAN NATIONAL STANDARD SU Ce CL ae Mechanical Engineers ASME B30.27-2009 (Revision of ASME B30.27-2005) Material Placement Systems Safety Standard for Cableways, Cranes, Derricks, Hoists, Hooks, Jacks, and Slings AN AMERICAN NATIONAL STANDARD Sy CS 3 UTC US Sener ey iad Date of ssuance: May 15,2009 The next edition of to this elton, Standard is scheduled for publication in 2014. There will be no addenda issued [ASME issues written replies to inguiies concerning interpretations of technical aspects of this Stan: dard. Interpretations are published on the ASME Web site under the Committee Pages at http://estools.asme.org as they are issued, and will also be published within the next edition of the Standard. ASME the registred adematk of The Amesican Society of Mechanical Engineers. ‘his code o standard was developed under procedures acceded as meeting the cites for American National Stan shard. The Standards Committee that approved the cae oe standard wes balanced to assure that individuals fom com Deen and concemed interests have had an opportunity to participate. The peposed code or standard was made aval Ale for public review ard comment that provides an opportunity for aditonal publi input Rom industry, academia, regulatory agencies, andthe publ lge, [ASME does not approve,” “ate,” of “ederse” any item, constructlon, propitary device, a activity. ASME does not tke any poston wth respect othe vl of any patent rights asserted in connection with any items ‘mentioned in his document, ane doesnot undertake to insure anyone wilzing a standard against ably for innge rent of any appiable letters patent, no assure any such lab. Users ofa code or standard ae expressy advised that determination ofthe vty of any suen patent rights, andthe risk af infringement of such ight, etWely thee ‘oun responsi. Paticpation by federal agency representatives) or person(s) afiated with industry isnot to be interpreted a5 gov ‘ernment or incustry endorsement of ths code or standard ASME accepts responsibly fr only those interpretations af this document issued in accordance withthe established [ASME procedures an polls, whlch precludes te isuance of interpretations by indus, No pat of his document may be reproduced in ay form, In an elecronicretieval system or othersse, without prior wit permission ofthe publisher ‘Te American Society of Mechanical Enginers The Park Avenue, New York, HY 10016 5990, Copyright © 2009 by ‘THE AMERICAN SOCIETY OF MECHANICAL ENGINEERS Al rights reserved Printed in US.