Certificate for Test and Thorough Examination of Lifting Appliances, ILO 152
ALATAS provides 5-yearly crane and lifting gear inspections, load testing, supply of water bags, and cargo gear endorsements, all out of one hand. This translates into direct cost savings for owners, who no longer need to engage and pay separate contractors for crane inspection, load test provision etc
ALATAS, as an Enterprise of Competence with flag approved Competent Persons, employs multi-disciplined, factory trained Crane Engineers, highly experienced in all kind of repairs, investigations, troubleshooting of all system faults, be it of electric-, electronic-, hydraulic- or mechanical nature.
Our Sr. Engineers & Crane Inspectors are certified to API 2D and have category B-1 competent person approval from the Norwegian Maritime Authority, permitting us to carry out annual and 5 yearly crane & lifting gear inspections & load tests as per ILO 152 on behalf of the Flag States.
ALATAS is fully compliant with:
Norwegian Maritime Authority B-1
ISO 9001, ISO 14001, OHSAS 18001
IMO’s SOLAS III/20
IACS UR Z17
Reduced Cost of Inspections: Depending on notation, a class surveyor is no longer needed
Concurrent with the inspection, Alatas Service Engineers can inspect and load test all cranes on board
Our crane inspection services include:
Review of certification & maintenance records.
Inspection of steel structure & loose gears etc. according to our crane check-up list
Inspection and function testing of all main drive components
Checking and adjustment of all electric and electronic settings
Checking and adjustment all hydraulic settings
Full crane function test, ramping time & speed adjustments
Measuring the leak-oil amount of all axial piston pumps and motors in order to determine their internal grade of wear
Measuring axial clearance of slewing bearing ring
Taking slewing bearing grease samples for ferrography analysis
Taking hydraulic oil samples for analysis
Carry out miscellaneous repair as necessary and possible with board means & time available during the inspection