307.429 Materials Handling and Transport Technology
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2020S, VO, 2.0h, 3.0EC


  • Semester hours: 2.0
  • Credits: 3.0
  • Type: VO Lecture

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able toknow and dimension the basic components of conveyor technology. Furthermore, they will be able to determine the motors for conveyor systems.

Subject of course

Loadlifting applications and adapters, hoisting-, travelling-, luffing and slewing devices, devices with ropes and rope reeving components, chains etc., electric, hydrodynamic and hydrostatic driving units.

Lecture start: 8:30

Teaching methods

Discussion of the different conveyors, calculation of practice examples.

Mode of examination




Course dates

Thu08:30 - 10:0005.03.2020 - 12.03.2020GM 4 Knoller Hörsaal lecture
Materials Handling and Transport Technology - Single appointments
Thu05.03.202008:30 - 10:00GM 4 Knoller Hörsaal lecture
Thu12.03.202008:30 - 10:00GM 4 Knoller Hörsaal lecture

Examination modalities

The examination takes the form of an oral examination.

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
08.01.2020 12:00 25.06.2020 12:00 25.06.2020 12:00


Study CodeSemesterPrecon.Info
033 245 Mechanical Engineering STEOP
Course requires the completion of the introductory and orientation phase
033 282 Mechanical Engineering - Management STEOP
Course requires the completion of the introductory and orientation phase


Lecture notes are available at 8:15 at the day of the first lecture in the Knoller HS and later at the office of the Institute E 307/1 during office hours, 4th floor, Maschinenbaugebäude Getreidemarkt. Price: EUR 15,-

Please note - that there is NO lecture note purchase at the moment!

Further literature: Fördertechnik Bd.1 und Bd.2, von Hoffmann, Krenn, Stanker, Verlag Oldenburg

Previous knowledge

Basic knowledge in the fields of machine design, design and CAD.