ISO 4306 establishes definitions in English, French and Russian for the most commonly used terms in the field of cranes.
ISO 4306-3:2002 gives the general definition of a tower crane and illustrates the terminology used with each type of tower crane by the use of figures with referenced term numbers.
It is applicable to
- tower cranes that can be assembled and dismantled;
- permanently erected tower cranes;
It is not applicable to
- mobile boom cranes which may be fitted with a tower attachment;
- erection masts, with or without jibs.
Document published on: 2003-12-01 Edition: 3 (Trilingual) ICS: 53.020.20; 01.040.53 Status: Published Stage: 90.92 (2009-09-07) TC/SC: ISO/TC 96/SC 7 Number of Pages: 18
Revised by: ISO 4306-3
Revises: ISO 4306-3:1991