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Detailed structure and explanatory notes

ISIC Rev.4 code 2816


  • Section: C - Manufacturing
  • Division: 28 - Manufacture of machinery and equipment n.e.c.
  • Group: 281 - Manufacture of general-purpose machinery
  • Class: 2816 - Manufacture of lifting and handling equipment

Explanatory note

This class includes:
- manufacture of hand-operated or power-driven lifting, handling, loading or unloading machinery:
· pulley tackle and hoists, winches, capstans and jacks
· derricks, cranes, mobile lifting frames, straddle carriers etc.
· works trucks, whether or not fitted with lifting or handling equipment, whether or not self-propelled, of the type used in factories (including hand trucks and wheelbarrows)
· mechanical manipulators and industrial robots specifically designed for lifting, handling, loading or unloading
- manufacture of conveyors, telfers (téléphériques) etc.
- manufacture of lifts, escalators and moving walkways
- manufacture of parts specialized for lifting and handling equipment

This class excludes:
- manufacture of continuous-action elevators and conveyors for underground use, see 2824
- manufacture of mechanical shovels, excavators and shovel loaders, see 2824
- manufacture of industrial robots for multiple uses, see 2829
- manufacture of crane-lorries, floating cranes, railway cranes, see 2910, 3011, 3020
- installation of lifts and elevators, see 4329

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