ERD Engineering Inspections

PLANT GUIDE

This section is a general list of equipment and machinery that probably require engineering inspections to allow compliance with regulations within the type of business listed.

This list is intended as a guide only and is for plant only in general use, no legal liability or responsibility can be accepted.

  1. Agriculture – front end loaders, telehandlers, forklift trucks, compressors/air receivers, mobile elevating work platforms, lifting attachments and lifting tackle, air conditioning or refrigeration plants.
     
  2. Construction/Building – excavators, hoists, lorry mounted cranes, mobile elevating work platforms, loading shovels, dumpers, compressors/air receivers, conveyors, lifting attachments, lifting tackle, fork lift trucks, telehandlers, mobile cranes.
     
  3. Motor Trade/Vehicle repair – motor vehicle lifting tables, local exhaust ventilation, trolley jacks, transmission jacks, jacking beams, engine hoists, spectacle lifts, tilt/ slide lorry beds, compressors/ air receivers, lorry mounted cranes, steam/pressure cleaners, lifting attachments and lifting tackle.
     
  4. General engineering – mobile cranes, overhead traveling cranes, lorry mounted cranes, tailboard lifts, fork lift trucks, chain blocks, lifting attachments, lifting tackle, power presses, guillotines, local exhaust ventilation, compressors/air receivers, steam boilers, hot water heating boilers .
     
  5. Haulage Yards/ Timber yards/Builders Merchants – Fork lift trucks, telehandlers, lorry mounted cranes, clam shell grabs, brick grabs, loading shovels, chain blocks, lifting attachments lifting tackle, compressors/ air receivers, local exhaust ventilation.
     
  6. Pubs/Hotels and Clubs – cellar hoists, passenger lifts, goods lifts, disabled persons access lifts, coffee boilers, air conditioning plant, hot water boiler.
     
  7. Medical/Dentists/Care Homes – Passenger lifts, goods lifts, patient hoists, stair lifts, disabled persons access lifts, autoclaves, compressors/air receivers, hot water heating boilers.
     
  8. Offices – Passenger lifts, goods lifts, window cleaning hoists, air conditioning plant hot water heating boilers
     
  9. Residential – Passenger lifts, goods lifts, common hot water heating boilers, disabled persons access lifts.
     
  10. Retail warehousing – passenger lifts, goods lifts, disabled persons access lifts, fork lift trucks, lifting attachments lifting tackle, dock levelers, air conditioning plant, hot water heating boilers.
     
  11. Schools/Colleges – Passenger lifts, goods lifts, disabled persons access lifts, local exhaust ventilation, hot water heating boilers.
     
  12. Theatres/Leisure Centres, - Passenger lifts, goods lifts, disabled persons access lifts, stage lifts, mobile elevating work platforms, lifting attachments, lifting tackle, air conditioning plant , hot water boilers.
     
  13. Vehicle Recovery – Spectacle lifts, slide/tilt lorry beds, lorry mounted cranes, fork lift trucks, jacks, lifting attachments, lifting tackle, winches, steam/pressure washers.