Global Patent Index - EP 1063354 A1

EP 1063354 A1 2000-12-27 - Railway wagon equipped to replace sleepers along tracks

Title (en)

Railway wagon equipped to replace sleepers along tracks

Title (de)

Eisenbahnwagen ausgerüstet mit einer Schienenauswechselvorrichtung

Title (fr)

Wagon de chemin de fer équipé d'une installation de remplacement de traverses

Publication

EP 1063354 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 99830399 A

Priority

EP 99830399 A

Abstract (en)

The present invention relates to a railway wagon equipped to replace sleepers along tracks, which is provided at the front (4) with an articulated arm (5) fixed at one of its ends to the railway wagon (1) and provided at its free end with a gripper device (6) for gripping individually the sleepers (3) and extracting them from underneath a railway track (2) or for inserting them under it. A store (9) for a plurality of sleepers (3) is positioned in the central part (7) and rear part (8) of the wagon. Also provided are handling means (13, 15, 17) designed to transfer the individual sleepers (3) from the store (9) to a pick-up position (12), from where the articulated arm (5) is able to pick up each individual sleeper (3) and insert it underneath the railway track (2) . <IMAGE>

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

E01B 29/10

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

E01B 29/10 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

E01B 29/10 (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 1063354 A1 20001227

INPADOC legal status


2004-01-07 [18D] DEEMED TO BE WITHDRAWN

- Effective date: 20030703

2003-04-09 [17Q] FIRST EXAMINATION REPORT

- Effective date: 20030220

2001-09-12 [AKX] PAYMENT OF DESIGNATION FEES

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2001-09-12 [AXX] PAYMENT OF EXTENSION FEES

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2000-12-27 [17P] REQUEST FOR EXAMINATION FILED

- Effective date: 20000131

2000-12-27 [AK] DESIGNATED CONTRACTING STATES:

- Kind Code of Ref Document: A1

- Designated State(s): AT BE CH CY DE DK ES FI FR GB GR IE IT LI LU MC NL PT SE

2000-12-27 [AX] REQUEST FOR EXTENSION OF THE EUROPEAN PATENT TO

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