Global patent index - EP 0982471 A3

EP 0982471 A3 2000-10-11 - Automated soil sampling system

Title (en)

Automated soil sampling system

Title (de)

System zur automatisierten Bodenprobenentnahme

Title (fr)

Système automatisé pour le prélevement d'échantillons de sol

Publication

EP 0982471 A3 (DE)

Application

EP 99115709 A

Priority

DE 19838200 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: EP0982471A2] The system has at least one extraction vehicle and a drilling and soil specimen extraction arrangement with at least one drilling device (10,20,40,60) with a spiral drill (60), an emptying device (70) and a collection container (80) and a controller. The controller prevents the vehicle from moving whilst the spiral drill is drilling. Independent claims are also included for an arrangement and a method for extracting earth samples.

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

E21B 44/00; E21B 7/00; E21B 12/06; E21B 49/02

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

E21B 44/00 (2006.01); E21B 49/02 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

E21B 44/00 (2013.01); E21B 49/02 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

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

EPO simple patent family

EP 0982471 A2 20000301; EP 0982471 A3 20001011; DE 19838200 A1 20000309; DE 19838200 C2 20010201

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