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8757079 Winch system safety device controlled by towrope angle  
A towrope winch with a safety shutoff device includes a winch configured to wind a rope; and a safety shutoff device which deactivates the winch if the rope moves outside a designated range of...
8757083 Coupling head, coupling device with coupling head, rendezvous head couplable thereto, rendezvous device with rendezvous head and underwater vehicle therewith, coupling system, coupling method and deployment method for an underwater vehicle  
A coupling head 8, coupled to an autonomous underwater vehicle 4 via a rendezvous head 18 that is connectable to or part of the underwater vehicle 4. The coupling head 8 has an alignment...
8757080 Marine craft depolyment and recovery  
A marine craft recovery system for recovering a marine craft to a mother ship comprises a marine craft engagement apparatus and at least a pair of tensile members between the marine craft...
8752499 Water craft having open upper deck, AFT swim deck and collapsible bulwarks  
Disclosed is water craft providing inventive features to achieve a double-decked vessel having: a.) substantially continuous, flat and open upper deck; b.) a substantially continuous and fiat...
8752493 Seventh bridle block system for a paravane  
A bridle block system for a paravane for seismic equipment includes a main bridle block with a connecting point for a towing line from a seismic vessel, and with attachment points for first and...
8752498 Automatic bimini top  
An adjustable watercraft awning includes a first base, a second base, a first frame member, a second frame member, an actuator, and a flexible cover. The first base is adapted to mount on a first...
8752496 Semi-submersible vessel, method for operating a semi-submersible vessel and method for manufacturing a semi-submersible vessel  
The present invention relates to a semi-submersible vessel comprising at least one lower hull section (22) which defines a first water displacing volume; a support structure (24) connected to the...
8752468 Textile Armour  
Textile armor (2) comprising at least one textile section (4) and corresponding supporting means (6), wherein the arrangement is such that the or each textile section is fully extended.
8753038 Method and system of a marine geophysical survey cable retriever  
A marine geophysical survey cable retriever system. At least some of the illustrative embodiments are methods including causing a submerged survey cable to surface. In some cases, causing the...
8753039 Device for transporting and placing a bridge of an offshore oil rig for sea operation onto a floating or stationary structure  
A device for transporting and placing a bridge (1) of an offshore oil rig onto a floating or stationary mounting structure (3). The device has two parallel floating barges (10) for mounting the...
8752492 Paddle board with removable seat  
A twin-hull paddle board for use while standing or sitting down, the twin-hull paddle board consists of two elongated hulls, a flat platform portion having two side edges, a front edge and a back...
8752495 Floating foundation for mass production  
A floating structure has an annular support as an underwater support with a buoyant body. A tower penetrates the annular support centrally and is connected to the annular support at a location...
8752497 Anchor device  
An anchor device includes a connecting member between an anchor and its anchor line, having a first part designed to be fastened to one end of the shank of the anchor and a second part extending...
8752494 System for launching and recovering underwater vehicles, notably towed underwater vehicles  
A system for launching and recovering marine or underwater vehicles from a carrier ship which remains under way which limits the amplitude of pitching and rolling movements. The system includes an...
8747565 Watercraft surface cleaning device and associated methods  
A device for cleaning submergible surfaces includes a mandrel having a handle at a proximal end and a connector at a distal end. The handle can be removably mounted to an air tool. A cleaning tip...
8746163 Floating flue  
The invention relates to a light floating flue consisting of a wall of fiber-reinforced film which rotates about its axis to balance the reduced pressure in the flue with the centrifugal force on...
RE44935 Submersible robot for operating a tool relative to a surface of an underwater structure  
A submersible robot for operating a tool relative to a surface of an underwater structure has a tool holder movably mounted on a support assembly provided with a driving arrangement for movably...
8746162 Vertically-variable ocean sail system  
Embodiments of the present invention provide mechanical sail systems, methods, apparatus, and code which allow use of the Magnus effect to provide thrust to a ship. In some embodiments, a...
8745801 Gangway construction having a guiding assembly with pulley wheels and guiding cables  
A gangway construction 1 for providing access between a vessel 3 and an offshore object 33 comprises a support frame 2 and a movably guided gangway 10. A guiding assembly comprises an upper and...
8746164 Protective coatings and methods of forming same  
Coatings on a substrate and application methods result in coatings that can withstand different types or groups of bulk cargo and operations. This novel approach includes use of a combination of...
8739723 Method and apparatus for wake enlargement system  
A Method and Apparatus for Wake Enlargement System have been disclosed. By using water pick ups that are mounted or deployable on a boat controlled filling of ballast tanks is possible without the...
8739726 Dock system including collapsible frame, and method for assembling dock system including collapsible frame  
A dock system including a collapsible frame, and method for assembling the dock system including collapsible frame are provided. A collapsible dock system includes a collapsible frame. The...
8739719 Method for operating an LNG fuelled marine vessel and a corresponding marine vessel  
A method for operating an LNG fuelled marine vessel having a propulsion system, a power plant and an LNG storage tank, whereby LNG is supplied as a gas fuel from the LNG storage tank to the power...
8739725 Marine barrier gate  
A marine barrier gate includes a pleated row of buoyant panels movable between an expanded position and a retracted position, where the panels are substantially parallel. A first buoy is attached...
8740153 Aerodynamic wind propulsion device having bielastic line coupling  
The invention relates to an aerodynamic wind propulsion device, particularly for watercrafts, comprising an aerodynamic wing being connected to a steering unit located below the aerodynamic wing...
8739721 Radial sail with reinforced luff tube  
A generally triangular-shaped, radial-cut sail intended for use with a small sailing craft such as a Laser™ Class sailboat. A mast sleeve or “luff tube” is arranged or formed adjacent the luff...
8739349 Versatile flexible scrubber brush  
A versatile, flexible scrubbing apparatus comprising a rope having a first end and a second end wherein the rope may comprise one or more twisted strands wherein one or more filaments may be...
8739718 Boat door and method of making  
A boat hull having a door and a method of making the door, which can swing to an open position and closed position. The door can be used for entering or exiting the boat. The door can remain...
8740660 Pod drive installation and hull configuration for a marine vessel  
A pod drive installation and hull configurations for mounting a pod drive unit to a hull which includes a horizontally disposed pod drive platform for supporting a rotational pod drive mount for...
8739720 Storable, sickle-shaped sailboat mast  
A sailboat mast including a straight lower portion and a curved upper portion. The curved upper portion has an aerodynamically efficient cross section designed to reduce drag. The mast assembly is...
8739724 Inflatable dry-dock  
The apparatus and method described herein provides a waterproof, barrier between the hull of the watercraft while the watercraft is still in the water and at a dock. In addition, the apparatus...
8739717 Ocean going transport vessel with docking arrangements  
An ocean going transport vessel 11 having a pair of hulls 13 15, supporting a first deck 17 located above and extending across the hulls 13 15 toward one end, and forming a structural link between...
8739722 Tank arrangement adapted for a submersible pump  
The present invention relates to a ballast system for a marine structure. The ballast system comprises a ballast tank which is in fluid communication with a tank arrangement for temporarily...
8733265 Offshore buoyant drilling, production, storage and offloading structure  
An offshore structure having a hull, an upper vertical wall, an upper inwardly-tapered wall disposed below the upper vertical wall, a lower outwardly-tapered wall disposed below the upper sloped...
8733268 Anchoring system for a kayak  
Apparatus and system are disclosed for anchoring a kayak to the bottom of a body of shallow water. In one embodiment, the apparatus includes a tube for attachment to the kayak proximate the upper...
8733058 Boat cabin construction  
Boat cabin construction, which can be built in significantly short time, is low cost and suitable for decorative modifications.
8733267 Telescopic submarine  
A telescopic submarine includes: a front submarine unit (1), a rear submarine unit (2), and a lift tower (3). A ring-shaped piston (14) connected with the rear submarine unit (2) is in a...
8733264 Method and apparatus for variable floating structures  
A method and apparatus for varying the buoyancy of a floating structure are provided. The method can include securing a plurality of floatation modules to at least a portion of the floating...
8733266 Integrative deep draft floating production platform with unconditional stability and offshore installation method thereof  
An integrative deep draft floating production platform with unconditional stability and an offshore installation method thereof are disclosed. The platform comprises an ring ballast tank at the...
8733715 Ski boat pylon mount  
An apparatus is provided for mounting a video recording device to the pylon of a ski boat such that the video recording device tracks the motion of the skier during a ski run in response to...
8726823 Boat hull  
A boat hull form includes a dual circular curved outer surface area that is circular concave relative to the plane of symmetry of the hull when viewed horizontally parallel with the plane of...
8726827 Systems and methods for compensating for compressibility and thermal expansion coefficient mismatch in buoyancy controlled underwater vehicles  
Systems and methods for compensating for compressibility and thermal expansion coefficient mismatch in buoyancy controlled or buoyancy-driven underwater vehicles are disclosed herein. An...
8727663 Capture and storage installation for hydrocarbons escaping an underwater well  
An installation is provided. The installation includes a plurality of tanks, each tank including a filling opening and being adapted to be arranged on the sea bottom around the well and a device...
8727667 Vortex-induced vibration suppression device and mating collar system  
A system including a votex-induced vibration (VIV) suppression device dimensioned to suppress a vortex induced vibration of a support structure, the VIV suppression device having a base portion...
8727824 Venting apparatus for a floating board  
An air vent for a floating board such as a paddleboard, which includes a tubular vent member that has an upper end and a lower end. A mounting supports the tubular vent member in a vertical...
8727276 Anchoring harpoon intended in particular for an aircraft and anchoring system including one such harpoon  
An anchoring harpoon intended in particular for an aircraft, capable of cooperating with an anchoring grate of a platform, includes jack elements including a cylinder element containing mobile...
8726826 Mooring systems and methods  
Self-tensioning load-equalizing mooring systems and methods (of mooring a ship) that employ at least one mooring line and at least one counter-weight.
8726822 Vessel  
The invention relates to a ship of the displacement type with a Ramform™ hull that has a transom stern (100), a longitudinal length L in the design waterline plane (300), a base plane (400)...
8726954 Condensor coil wind guard and method of assembly  
A covering for use with an outdoor located unit defining an opening which exhibits a plurality of cold temperature sensitive components such as heat dissipating coils or cooling tower coils. A...
8726825 Servo-assisted steering device for vehicles, in particular for boats or the like  
A servo-assisted steering device for vehicles includes a manual control member that is connected to a pump or the like manually driving it when the control member is rotated. The pump is connected...