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Budapest University of Technology and Economics
Faculty of Transportation Engineering and Vehicle Engineering
1. Subject name Design and examination of materials handling machines
2. Subject name in Hungarian Anyagmozgatógépek tervezése és vizsgálata
3. Code BMEKOEAD002 4. Evaluation type exam grade 5. Credits 3
6. Weekly contact hours 2 (0) Lecture 0 (0) Practice 0 (0) Lab
7. Curriculum
PhD Programme
8. Role
Specific course
9. Working hours for fulfilling the requirements of the subject 48
Contact hours 28 Preparation for seminars 4 Homework 8
Reading written materials 4 Midterm preparation 4 Exam preparation 0
10. Department Department of Material Handling and Logistics Systems
11. Responsible lecturer Dr. Bohács Gábor
12. Lecturers Dr. Bohács Gábor
13. Prerequisites  
14. Description of lectures
The subject aims to present special design tasks of material handling machines. Typical sources of malfunction and the methods for examination is also discussed. Detailed presentation is made for machines of bulk materials. Further materials handling machines design methods for piece goods is also taken (forklifts, cranes). Special attention is made for the transfer and interfacing problems of the machines. Finally future development of material handling is dscussed.
15. Description of practices
16. Description of labortory practices
17. Learning outcomes
A. Knowledge
  • Knowledge of the special structural elements of material handling machines.
  • Knowledge of the loads caused by the moving material and the operation.
  • System engineering of material handling machines.
B. Skills
  • Is capable of correctly dimensioning mechanical handling components.
  • Able to fit material handling machine components into an optimal system.
C. Attitudes
  • Strive to maximize their abilities to make their studies at the highest possible level, with a profound and independent knowledge, accurate and error-free, in compliance with the rules of the applicable tools, in collaboration with the instructors.
D. Autonomy and Responsibility
  • Take responsibility for the quality of the work and the ethical standards that set an example for the classmates, using the knowledge acquired during the course.
18. Requirements, way to determine a grade (obtain a signature)
The grade is calculated from the grade of the individual work and the tests as an average.
19. Opportunity for repeat/retake and delayed completion
Announced at the beginning of the semester
20. Learning materials
Effective date 27 November 2019 This Subject Datasheet is valid for 2023/2024 semester II