307.431 Lifting and Handling Systems and Conveying Appliances (with Excursion)
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2023S, SE, 1.5h, 2.0EC
Quinn ECTS survey


  • Semester hours: 1.5
  • Credits: 2.0
  • Type: SE Seminar
  • Format: Presence

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to familiarize themselves with special topics in material handling and conveyor technology, summarize the essential findings in a compact form and present them to an audience.

Subject of course

Engagement with special items of this subject under taking into considerration specific interest of the students. Some examples of themes: handling equipment for wood-processing, stage equipment, suspension railways and furniculars, elevators. One part of the seminar is an excursion to plants and sites to see working equipment in reality.

Teaching methods

Discussion of current issues in materials handling, conducting a three-day excursion.

Mode of examination


Additional information

Please consider the plagiarism guidelines of TU Wien when writing your seminar paper: Directive concerning the handling of plagiarism (PDF)



Course dates

Wed15:00 - 16:0015.03.2023Seminarraum BD 02C Vorbesprechung
Tue13:00 - 16:0027.06.2023Seminarraum BD 03 Präsentation
Wed13:00 - 16:0028.06.2023Seminarraum BD 03 Präsentation

Examination modalities

Assessment of the report and the final presentation.

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
01.02.2023 08:00 13.03.2023 08:00 13.03.2023 08:00


Study CodeObligationSemesterPrecon.Info
066 445 Mechanical Engineering Mandatory electiveSTEOP
Course requires the completion of the introductory and orientation phase
066 482 Mechanical Engineering - Management Mandatory electiveSTEOP
Course requires the completion of the introductory and orientation phase


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