307.434 Continuous Handling Equipments
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2022S, VO, 1.5h, 2.0EC


  • Semester hours: 1.5
  • Credits: 2.0
  • Type: VO Lecture
  • Format: Distance Learning

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to plan continuous mechanical handling equipment within complex plants in compliance with function and performance specifications, as well as to work on the design and further development of continuous mechanical handling equipment. It should also be possible to extrapolate know-how and understanding of the function of the most important structural types as well as the many application-oriented special designs.

Subject of course

Fudamentals of Bulk Solids Mechanics, Fundamentals of Screw Conveyors, Calculation Rules of Screw Conveyors, Belt Conveyors, Vibration Conveyors

Teaching methods

physical-mathematical models, applied to practical problems

Mode of examination




Course dates

Fri13:00 - 15:0004.03.2022 Vorbesprechung, Einführung
Fri13:00 - 15:0011.03.2022 Grundlagen der Schüttgutmechanik
Fri13:00 - 15:0018.03.2022 Schneckenförderer Theorie
Fri13:00 - 15:0025.03.2022 Schneckenförderer Auslegung, DIN 15262
Fri13:00 - 15:0008.04.2022 Bandförderanlagen, DIN 22 101
Fri13:00 - 15:0022.04.2022 Schwingförderer, Klausur

Examination modalities

written online exam by MS-TEAMS, camera required

practical problem

the written solution has to be scanned and sent by E-Mail as pdf

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
02.02.2022 08:00 18.03.2022 08:00 18.03.2022 08:00


Study CodeSemesterPrecon.Info
066 445 Mechanical Engineering STEOP
Course requires the completion of the introductory and orientation phase
066 473 Chemical and Process Engineering
066 482 Mechanical Engineering - Management STEOP
Course requires the completion of the introductory and orientation phase


[1] K. Hoffmann, E. Krenn, G. Stanker : Fördertechnik, Band 1, 4. Auflage, Oldenbourg Verlag, Wien, München 1993 

[2] K. Hoffmann, E. Krenn, G. Stanker : Fördertechnik, Band 2, 4. Auflage, Oldenbourg Verlag, Wien, München 1999 

[3] M. Scheffler, K. Feyrer, K. Matthias: Fördermaschinen, Vieweg Verlag, Braunschweig 2014

[4] B. Bender und D. Göhlich: Dubbel Taschenbuch für den Maschinenbau, 26. Auflage, Springer Verlag, Berlin 2020 

[5]  G. Niemann, H. Winter: Maschinenenelemente Band 3, zweite Auflage, Springer Verlag, Berlin 2004 

[6] H. Pfeifer: Grundlagen der Fördertechnik, Vieweg Verlag, Braunschweig 1977

[7] O. Rong: Auslegungsverfahren für Hochleistungs-Schneckenförderer, Dissertation TU München, 2004 

[8] H. Dresig, F. Holzweißig:  Maschinendynamik, 12. Auflage, Springer Verlag, Berlin 2016

Previous knowledge

Grundlagen der Mechanik und Festigkeitslehre