Global Patent Index - EP 1072505 A1

EP 1072505 A1 2001-01-31 - Vessel with stiffening construction provided with troughs

Title (en)

Vessel with stiffening construction provided with troughs

Title (de)

Schiff mit trogförmiger Versteifung

Title (fr)

Bateau avec renforcement en forme d'auges

Publication

EP 1072505 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 00202671 A

Priority

NL 1012745 A

Abstract (en)

The invention relates to a vessel, the hull of which takes an at least partially double-walled form, wherein a stiffening construction is arranged between the double wails (6,8) of the hull (3), characterized in that the stiffening construction comprises a number of troughs (2,9) which are connected fixedly to at least one of the walls (6,8). The invention also relates to a method for stiffening the hull of a vessel, comprising the following steps of: embodying the hull (3) in at least partially double-walled form; and arranging a stiffening construction between the double walls (6,8), characterized in that the method further comprises the step of: applying troughs (2,9) to manufacture the stiffening construction, wherein the troughs are fixedly connected to at least one of the walls of the hull. <IMAGE>

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

B63B 3/20; B63B 3/26

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

B63B 3/20 (2006.01); B63B 3/26 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

B63B 3/20 (2013.01); B63B 3/26 (2013.01); B63B 2003/265 (2013.01)

Citation (search report)

  • [XY] WO 8702086 A1 19870409 - BRITISH SHIPBUILDERS ENG [GB]
  • [X] WO 9210396 A1 19920625 - STUART WILLIAM [US]
  • [A] DE 4315613 A1 19941117 - THYSSEN NORDSEEWERKE GMBH [DE]
  • [Y] "Rules for Building and Classing Steel Vessels", 1974, AMERICAN BUREAU OF SHIPPING, NEW YORK, NY, USA, XP002152505
  • [A] "EINFÜHRUNG IN DIE DIN-NORMEN", 1961, B.G. TEUBNER VERLAGGESELLSCHAFT, STUTTGART, XP002133699

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 1072505 A1 20010131; NL 1012745 C2 20010201

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