ROSSLYN, Va.,—The National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) has published NEMA ICS 8 Application Guide for Industrial Control and Systems
Crane and Hoist Controllers.
Developed from the experience of member companies working with their customers and user base, ICS 8-2011 provides information useful to architects, electrical engineers, electrical contractors, maintenance engineers, and those responsible for installation of this equipment. This standard is not intended to replace the manufacturer’s instructions and does not alter meaning in all possible circumstances arising from the application, handling, storage, and installation of this equipment. Any problems or questions should be discussed with the manufacturer.
NEMA ICS 8 may be downloaded at no cost at www.nema.org/stds/ics8.cfm. A hard copy may be purchased for $155 by visiting global.ihs.com, or contacting IHS by phone at 800-854-7179 (U.S. only) or 303-397-7956 (international).
NEMA is the association of electrical equipment and medical imaging manufacturers, founded in 1926 and headquartered in Arlington, Virginia. Its member companies manufacture a diverse set of products including power transmission and distribution equipment, lighting systems, factory automation and control systems, and medical diagnostic imaging systems. Worldwide annual sales of NEMA-scope products exceed $120 billion.
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