A30 PILING RIG – TRIPOD

Roles & Responsibilities

  • Describe the nature of the sector of industry and their role and responsibilities as a plant operator

Preparing Equipment

  • Name and explain the purpose of principal components, the basic construction, controls and terminology
  • Conform with manufacturer’s requirements as per the operator’s handbook, other types of information source and relevant regulations and legislation

Setting up for work

  • Undertake all pre-use checks
  • Position, configure and set for driven and bored works
  • Explain actions required for hazards, underground and overhead services

Working Tasks

  • Accurately form bored piles to completion
  • Comply with signals and instructions
  • Maintain safe working situations
  • Explain lifting requirements and limitations using a tripod piling rig

Completing Work

  • Carry out shut down procedures
  • De-rig the tripod and prepare for movement