ISO 4306-3:2003

Cranes -- Vocabulary -- Part 3: Tower cranes

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.


General information

  • Current status : Withdrawn
    Publication date : 2003-12
  • Edition : 3
    Number of pages :
  • :
    ISO/TC 96/SC 7
    Tower cranes
  • 53.020.20
    Cranes
    01.040.53
    Materials handling equipment (Vocabularies)

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