Global Patent Index - EP 0659940 B1

EP 0659940 B1 2000-04-19 - Floating breakwater having improved wave impact stability

Title (en)

Floating breakwater having improved wave impact stability

Title (de)

Treibender Wellenbrecher mit verbesserter Schlagfestigkeit gegen Wellen

Title (fr)

Brise-lames flottant ayant un stabilité améliorée contre l'impact des vagues


EP 0659940 B1 (EN)


EP 94120341 A


IT MI932692 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: EP0659940A1] A floating breakwater having improved wave impact stability which comprises a first floating barrier and a second floating barrier which lie longitudinally and are kept mutually spaced and joined by a framework provided with transverse elements. The particularity of the invention, in addition to the fact that it has the above described geometrical configuration, is also that each one of the floating barriers is provided by means of floating bodies that form an upper floating volume and a lower ballasting mass. <IMAGE>

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

E02B 3/06

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

E02B 3/06 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

E02B 3/062 (2013.01)

Designated contracting state (EPC)


DOCDB simple family

EP 0659940 A1 19950628; EP 0659940 B1 20000419; IT 1265316 B1 19961031; IT MI932692 A1 19950622; IT MI932692 D0 19931221