The following reference materials are used by NCCCO’s Articulating Crane Management Committee to verify the accuracy of NCCCO test questions. Candidates are strongly advised to become familiar with manufacturer’s load charts in preparing for the NCCCO certification examinations. (Prices shown are current as of press time.)
ANSI/ASME, B30.22 (2010) Articulating Boom Cranes (and successive addenda) $65.00
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B30.22 applies to the construction, installation, operation, inspection, and maintenance of cranes with knucklebooms articulated by hydraulic cylinders, which are powered by internal combustion engines or electric motors and are mounted on a mobile chassis or stationary installation. Frequently, hoist mechanisms are used to broaden their versatility; load hoist mechanism–equipped machines are covered by this volume.
NCCCO Articulating Boom Crane Reference Manual $29.50
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The NCCCO Articulating Boom Crane Reference Manual was created to assist candidates preparing to take the NCCCO Articulating Crane Certification Examinations. The information contained in this manual has been compiled by members of the Articulating Crane Task Force.
Paper copies of the reference manual are for sale via the NCCCO website (above), or download a free PDF.
Occupational Safety and Health Administration, U.S. Department of Labor Code of Federal Regulations, 29 CFR 1926 Subpart CC—Cranes and Derricks in Construction
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