Inspection of extraction tower bullgears for early detection of cracks.
Scope of services
- Checking of the bullgear for surface cracks using the magnetic particle method
- Test report including documentation of the dimensions and position of cracks
- Repair recommendations
Optional extra: grinding down of cracks during testing (not included in the service fee!)
Number of staff
Crack testing is carried out by a single BMA service technician. The customer has to make available a second person for the entire duration of the inspection and, on request, also an additional employee.
Charges for a BMA service technician for the duration of the crack testing.
|1)||Extraction towers with diameters > 7.60 m||EUR 1,950.00|
|2)||Extraction towers with diameters 7.90 m to 9.60 m||EUR 1,950.00|
|3)||Extraction towers with diameters > 10.60 m (bis max. 13,60 m)||EUR 2,900.00|
Additional charges for travel times, and expenses for daily allowances, accommodation and travel.
|1)||Travel times||EUR 1,082.00 |
|A service visit normally requires two (2) days of travel.|
|2)||Accommodation||at cost||Receipts are provided.|
|3)||Travel expenses||at cost||Air travel to the nearest airport, travel from local airport to the factory, etc.; receipts are provided.|
|4)||Daily allowances||at cost||Daily allowances in line with legal provisions. |
Please click here for daily allowance rates.
Billing of the order is performed once the inspection is complete and based on actual travel expenses.
All prices are net prices exclusive of VAT. Bank charges incurred in Germany are paid by BMA. All costs incurred outside Germany in connection with services and the payment for services such as taxes, bank charges and/or similar costs are paid by the customer.
Payment immediately and in full on receipt of our invoice prepared by us based on the hours/days on the time sheets countersigned by the customer. Beyond these provisions, our terms and conditions for assembly work in Germany of 3 July 2002 and for assembly work outside Germany of 10 September 2002 shall apply.
We will call you a couple of days after receiving your order to arrange an inspection date. We always do our utmost to meet tight deadlines.
Preparations by the customer
To keep to a minimum the time required for crack testing, please ensure the following steps have been completed before the visit by a BMA service technician:
- The bullgear has been fully cleaned and degreased.
- The pinions have been fully cleaned and degreased.
- Factory support staff have been designated who will be available if and when required.
- The tubular shaft can be turned.
- The testing agents specified below are available:
KD-Check RDP-1; item no. 9901
KD-Check SD-1; item no. 9903
KD-Check PR-1; item no. 9902