The diversity of international regulations is a challenge for export-oriented SMEs. Roland Kerscher, Head of Laws, Standards, Guidelines in Central Engineering at Krones AG in Neutraubling, Germany, explains the effort involved - and possible solutions.
Safety markings, type plates, cable plates, labelling of components are of course part of mechanical and plant engineering. In spite of their undisputed importance, many engineers and designers continue to consider markings to be an annoying side issue.
At the 55th advisory board meeting of the DIN standards committee mechanical engineering (NAM) on 14 November 2018, Dipl.-Ing. Ralph Krogmann was re-elected as chairman of the NAM for a second term of office until November 2022.
The technical report ISO/TR 22100-4 provides a classification in the existing statutory and normative framework conditions and based on this contains fundamental recommendations for the machine manufacturer.
Peter Dibbern of Jungheinrich AG and representative of mechanical engineering on the DIN Presidial Board spoke to Dr. Gerhard Steiger from the German Mechanical Engineering Industry Association (VDMA) on the occasion of the 100th anniversary of DIN.
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