Global Patent Index - EP 1025969 A2

EP 1025969 A2 2000-08-09 - Plant for storing, handling and feeding loose materials and associated operating method

Title (en)

Plant for storing, handling and feeding loose materials and associated operating method

Title (de)

Anlage und ihr Betriebsverfahren zur Handhabung , Lagerung und Förderung von Schüttmaterialen

Title (fr)

Installation pour le stockage , la manipulation et l'alimentation de matériaux en vrac et mode opératoire de l'installation correspondant

Publication

EP 1025969 A2 (EN)

Application

EP 00101260 A

Priority

IT MO990012 A

Abstract (en)

A plant for storing, handling and feeding loose materials and the associated operating method; the plant comprises: at least one filling station (2) for container means (8) which can be handled by means of lifting vehicles (4) such as fork-lift trucks; at least one storage area (5) for depositing the containers (8) in standby; and a series of stations (6) for feeding machines (7) which use the materials. The container means are constituted by silos (8) which have a limited capacity and have, in a downward region, a multipurpose grid-like structure (8a) for resting on the ground, for the modular mutual stacking of the silos (8) and for the mating of the silos (8) with the conventional lifting elements (4a) with which fork-lift trucks (4) are equipped. The silos (8) can be arranged, at least in the storage area (5) and in the feeding stations (6), so as to be stacked on multiple levels (PS, PT). <IMAGE>

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

B28C 9/02

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

B28B 15/00 (2006.01); B28C 7/00 (2006.01); B28C 7/04 (2006.01); B28C 9/02 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

B28C 9/02 (2013.01); B28B 15/007 (2013.01); B28C 7/0061 (2013.01); B28C 7/0431 (2013.01)

Citation (applicant)

MO MO9900012 A

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 1025969 A2 20000809; EP 1025969 A3 20011107; EP 1025969 B1 20040721; AT 271453 T 20040815; DE 60012239 D1 20040826; ES 2223322 T3 20050301; IT 1310169 B1 20020211; IT MO990012 A1 20000803; IT MO990012 D0 19990203; PT 1025969 E 20041130

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