Global Patent Index - EP 0906241 A4

EP 0906241 A4 2000-01-05 - A STRADDLE CARRIER

Title (en)

A STRADDLE CARRIER

Title (de)

PORTALHUBWAGEN

Title (fr)

CHARIOT ENJAMBEUR

Publication

EP 0906241 A4 (EN)

Application

EP 97921539 A

Priority

  • AU 9700323 W
  • AU PO051396 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9748636A1] A straddle carrier for lifting and transporting shipping containers (11), the straddle carrier comprising separate front and rear towers (12, 13), each tower (12, 13) being of a generally inverted U-shaped configuration and having a pair of ground wheel assemblies (16, 17, 18, 19) which can be spaced apart sufficiently to allow a container (11) to locate between the assemblies, each tower (12, 13) including attachment means (40) to attach the tower (12, 13) to the container (11), each tower (12, 13) having lifting means (36) to lift container (11).

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

B66F 9/06; B60P 1/02; B60P 3/40; B65D 90/14; B66C 19/00

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

B65D 90/14 (2006.01); B66C 19/00 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

B65D 90/146 (2013.01); B66C 19/007 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE

DOCDB simple family

WO 9748636 A1 19971224; AT 273922 T 20040915; AU PO051396 A0 19960711; DE 69730326 D1 20040923; DE 69730326 T2 20050908; EP 0906241 A1 19990407; EP 0906241 A4 20000105; EP 0906241 B1 20040818; ES 2229349 T3 20050416; ID 20445 A 19981224; MY 117110 A 20040531; ZA 9705199 B 19981214