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Number: 405/68
Name: Hydraulic and earth engineering > Fluid control, treatment, or containment > Floatable matter containment > Floating barrier > With barrier storage or deployment feature > Inflatable or deflatable
Description: Method or apparatus wherein the barrier includes a float portion which is expanded when being deployed by a buoyancy producing medium, or is expandable to receive such a medium or when being stored is collapsed by the removal of the buoyancy producing medium contained therein.










Sub-classes under this class:

Class Number Class Name Patents
405/69 Self-inflating 12


Patents under this class:
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Patent Number Title Of Patent Date Issued
8608959 Device for picking up objects floating on the water, such as hydrocarbons Dec. 17, 2013
8449220 Tidal responsive barrier May. 28, 2013
8251612 Tidal responsive barrier Aug. 28, 2012
7637224 Command inflatable boat stopping barrier Dec. 29, 2009
7172367 Inflatable hose system Feb. 6, 2007
7134807 Submersible boom gate Nov. 14, 2006
7114879 Water control gate and actuator therefore Oct. 3, 2006
6942422 Multi-chamber oil boom valve Sep. 13, 2005
6726846 Vertical membrane storage system and method of storing liquids using the same Apr. 27, 2004
6609853 Spillage recovery device and method of use Aug. 26, 2003
6436289 Vertical membrane storage system and method of storing liquids using the same Aug. 20, 2002
5860252 Arrangement at self expanding booms Jan. 19, 1999
5810512 Method and apparatus for containment and treatment of oil and other pollutants Sep. 22, 1998
5785455 Shore seal tidal barrier containment boom Jul. 28, 1998
5667338 Spill containment system Sep. 16, 1997
5584604 Apparatus for winding-up a self-expanding boom Dec. 17, 1996
5540521 Inflatable cushion for culturing and movement of aquatic organisms Jul. 30, 1996
5511906 Arrangement for a boom Apr. 30, 1996
5478168 Pollutant containment boom Dec. 26, 1995
5470467 Oil spill containment and recovery system Nov. 28, 1995
5387055 Oil recovery apparatus and method Feb. 7, 1995
5385427 Method and apparatus for containment of oil and other pollutants Jan. 31, 1995
5374133 High temperature resistant floating barrier Dec. 20, 1994
5372455 Oil spill containment system Dec. 13, 1994
5346329 Floating barrier method and apparatus Sep. 13, 1994
5338132 Oil spill containment system Aug. 16, 1994
5328607 Oil spill containment and recovery system Jul. 12, 1994
5328296 Oil spill containment system Jul. 12, 1994
5312204 Floating barrier apparatus May. 17, 1994
5308191 Floating barrier method and apparatus May. 3, 1994
5253953 Boom for containing oil spills Oct. 19, 1993
5252001 Oil spill inflatable barrier Oct. 12, 1993
5238327 Dual-chamber inflatable oil boom Aug. 24, 1993
5232310 Oil containment boom Aug. 3, 1993
5201607 Value assembly for inflating and deflating chambers of a floatable boom Apr. 13, 1993
5197821 Lightweight, rapid deployment oil spill containment boom Mar. 30, 1993
5195844 Floating barrier method and apparatus Mar. 23, 1993
5195842 Oil spill tent Mar. 23, 1993
5176467 Oil boom Jan. 5, 1993
5173008 Floating barrier Dec. 22, 1992
5152636 Reel mountable boom apparatus Oct. 6, 1992
5139363 Oil recovery apparatus and method Aug. 18, 1992
5114273 Offshore platform pollution containment device May. 19, 1992
5087152 Boom for containing oil spills and methods of deploying and retrieving same Feb. 11, 1992
5074709 Device and method for containing fluid spills Dec. 24, 1991
5071287 Oil containment system Dec. 10, 1991
5064310 Shipboard environmental barrier system and method Nov. 12, 1991
5064309 Dockside spill containment system Nov. 12, 1991
5056958 Method and apparatus for recovering floating petroleum Oct. 15, 1991
5051029 Marine spill containment method and apparatus Sep. 24, 1991

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