Patent 2005301463

Tug with movable towing installation

Abstract

A tug (1) with a deck construction on which a towing installation (3) is mounted/ which is provided with a seat (5) , a towing unit (6) carried by the seat and an endless rail construction (4) which is fixedly connected to the deck construction and forms a guide track for carrying the seat in a movable manner, so that a force applied to the towing unit can be transmitted via the seat, the rail construction and the deck construction to the tug, while moving the seat along the rail construction depending on the direction of the applied force. The seat is provided with at least two moving units (7) , which are movable in a guided manner through the endless rail construction and are each connected, mutually independently, to the towing unit by a hinge construction with a central axis which extends substantially perpendicularly to a substantially horizontal plane defined by the rail construction.

Information

Australian application number
2005301463
Country
NL
Status
Granted
Type
Standard
Applicant
European Intelligence B.V., BV (NL)
Application year
2007

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