307.434 Continuous Handling Equipments
This course is in all assigned curricula part of the STEOP.
This course is in at least 1 assigned curriculum part of the STEOP.

2023S, VO, 1.5h, 2.0EC
Quinn ECTS survey


  • Semester hours: 1.5
  • Credits: 2.0
  • Type: VO Lecture
  • Format: Presence

Learning outcomes

After successful completion of the course, students are able to plan continuous mechanical handling equipment within complex plants in compliance with function and performance specifications, as well as to work on the design and further development of continuous mechanical handling equipment. It should also be possible to extrapolate know-how and understanding of the function of the most important structural types as well as the many application-oriented special designs.

Subject of course

Fudamentals of Bulk Solids Mechanics, Fundamentals of Screw Conveyors, Calculation Rules of Screw Conveyors, Belt Conveyors, Vibration Conveyors

Teaching methods

physical-mathematical models, applied to practical problems

Mode of examination




Course dates

Tue11:00 - 13:0007.03.2023Seminarraum BD 03 Vorbesprechung, Einführung
Tue10:00 - 12:0014.03.2023Seminarraum BD 03 Schneckenförderer Theorie
Tue10:00 - 12:0021.03.2023Seminarraum BD 03 Schneckenförderer Auslegung, DIN 15262
Tue10:00 - 12:0018.04.2023Seminarraum BD 03 Bandförderanlagen, DIN 22 101
Tue10:00 - 12:0025.04.2023Seminarraum BD 02C Schwingförderer Theorie
Tue10:00 - 12:0009.05.2023Seminarraum BD 03 Schwingförderer Auslegung, Fundamentierung, Klausur

Examination modalities

written online exam by MS-TEAMS, camera required

practical problem

the written solution has to be scanned and sent by E-Mail as pdf

Course registration

Begin End Deregistration end
01.02.2023 08:00 17.03.2023 08:00 17.03.2023 08:00


Study CodeSemesterPrecon.Info
066 445 Mechanical Engineering STEOP
Course requires the completion of the introductory and orientation phase
066 473 Chemical and Process Engineering for Sustainable Production
066 482 Mechanical Engineering - Management STEOP
Course requires the completion of the introductory and orientation phase


[1] K. Hoffmann, E. Krenn, G. Stanker : Fördertechnik, Band 1, 4. Auflage, Oldenbourg Verlag, Wien, München 1993 

[2] K. Hoffmann, E. Krenn, G. Stanker : Fördertechnik, Band 2, 4. Auflage, Oldenbourg Verlag, Wien, München 1999 

[3] M. Scheffler, K. Feyrer, K. Matthias: Fördermaschinen, Vieweg Verlag, Braunschweig 2014

[4] B. Bender und D. Göhlich: Dubbel Taschenbuch für den Maschinenbau, 26. Auflage, Springer Verlag, Berlin 2020 

[5]  G. Niemann, H. Winter: Maschinenenelemente Band 3, zweite Auflage, Springer Verlag, Berlin 2004 

[6] H. Pfeifer: Grundlagen der Fördertechnik, Vieweg Verlag, Braunschweig 1977

[7] O. Rong: Auslegungsverfahren für Hochleistungs-Schneckenförderer, Dissertation TU München, 2004 

[8] H. Dresig, F. Holzweißig:  Maschinendynamik, 12. Auflage, Springer Verlag, Berlin 2016

Previous knowledge

Grundlagen der Mechanik und Festigkeitslehre