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Number: 405/112
Name: Hydraulic and earth engineering > Fluid control, treatment, or containment > Flow control > Artificial water barrier (e.g., dam, levee, etc.) > Hollow or buttressed > Vertical wall buttress
Description: Method or apparatus wherein the barrier is provided with a plurality of spaced vertical partitionlike members extending perpendicularly outward on the downstream or backside of the barrier and which are vertically coextensive with the barrier.

Patents under this class:

Patent Number Title Of Patent Date Issued
8511939 Self-actuating storm surge barrier Aug. 20, 2013
7506777 Closable containment berm wall support Mar. 24, 2009
6935809 Method and means for making an embankment Aug. 30, 2005
6485230 Submersible modular dike and method for segregating body of water Nov. 26, 2002
6443655 Flood barrier Sep. 3, 2002
6394700 Highway underdrain plastic apron endwall with anti-floatation wings May. 28, 2002
6079904 Transportable collapsible protective barrier, especially against high water Jun. 27, 2000
6042301 River bank flood barrier Mar. 28, 2000

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