Mobile Cranes (MC)

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The sub-group Mobile Cranes includes lorry loader cranes and mobile cranes mounted on crawlers or rubber-tired carriers.

 

Activities

Regulatory activities
The current work items include:

  • Machinery Directive 20016/42/EC
  • Exhaust Emissions from NRMM Directive 97/68/EC
  • Outdoor Noise Directive 2000/14/EC
  • Road regulations
  • Temporary work at height Directive 2001/45/EC
  • Vibration Directive 2002/44/EC

Technical work
CEN/TC 147 WG P 1 and ISO/TC 96 SC 6 standards

 

Technical documents

See section Publications – Technical Guidance, subsection Mobile Cranes

 

Guidance and information notes

See the ICSA guidance documents available on the Cranes & Lifting Equipment page

 

Position papers & press releases

Position papers

  • N0660 – Position on the proposal for a revision of Directive 97/68/EC on exhaust emissions from NRMM (2014): EN
  • N0654 – External Warning Signals (2014): EN
  • N0442 – Lifting Persons with Mobile Cranes (2012): EN
  • N0513 – Indication of stability limits in capacity charts of mobile cranes (2012): EN
  • N0485 – CE marking and engine emissions (2013): EN
  • N0308 – Overload testing of mobile cranes (2011): EN
  • N0284 – Lifting Persons with Mobile Cranes (2011): EN; FR; DE
  • N0241 – Putting mobile cranes on the market (2010): EN
  • N0521 – Diesel Emissions – Retrofit of Particulate Filters (2013): EN

Press releases

  • N0795 – Guidance paper for safe use of fibre ropes in mobile crane applications (2016): EN
  • N0731 – EN 13000:2010+A1:2014: Cranes- Mobile Cranes to be published in the EU Official Journal (2015): EN
  • N0732 – Revision of Directive 97/68/EC – impact study on mobile cranes (2015): EN
  • N0616 – Guideline – External Warning signals of the Rated Capacity Limiter, speed reductions and Event Recorder for mobile cranes (2013): EN
  • N0617 – Guideline – Event Recorder – Specifications – Mobile Cranes according to EN13000 (2013): EN
  • N0219 – Influence of wind forces during crane operation (2010): EN
  • N0211 – EN 13000 Cranes – Mobile Cranes: Standard to be published (2010): EN