Global patent index - EP 1025028 A1

EP 1025028 A1 2000-08-09 - CONVEYOR SYSTEM

Title (en)

CONVEYOR SYSTEM

Title (de)

FÖRDERSYSTEM

Title (fr)

SYSTEME DE CONVOYEUR

Publication

EP 1025028 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 98949098 A

Priority

  • GB 9803120 W
  • GB 9722110 A

Abstract (en)

[origin: WO9920550A1] A conveyor system comprising a plurality of modular conveyor units, adapted to be assembled together in a desired layout, and a control system for controlling the operation of the conveyor units. The control system has a main control device (12) and control means (14-20) on at least some of the conveyor units, each control means (14-20) being adapted to control the operation of its associated conveyor unit or units in a predetermined sequence determinated by the main control device (12), the sequence operating as predetermined until fresh control signals are sent from the main control device (12).

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

B65G 43/10

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

B65G 43/10 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

B65G 43/10 (2013.01); B65G 2203/044 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

See references of WO 9920550A1

Designated contracting state (EPC)

AT BE CH DE DK FI FR GB IT LI NL SE

EPO simple patent family

WO 9920550 A1 19990429; AU 9548198 A 19990510; EP 1025028 A1 20000809; GB 2331973 A 19990609; GB 9722110 D0 19971217

INPADOC legal status

2002-03-06 [18W] WITHDRAWN

- Ref Legal Event Code: 18W

- Date of withdrawal: 20011012

2000-08-09 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Ref Legal Event Code: 17P

- Effective date: 20000522

2000-08-09 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Ref Legal Event Code: AK

- Designated State(s): AT BE CH DE DK FI FR GB IT LI NL SE