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8955596 Damping apparatus for moonpool  
Provided is a damping apparatus for a moonpool, which has a simple driving mechanism. The damping apparatus includes one or more damping plates which cover a moonpool of a hull entirely or...
8955448 Method and vessel for shipping hazardous chemicals  
A method and vessel for shipping hazardous chemicals, includes an articulated tug barge having a plurality of holds substantially filled with containers or tanks of hazardous chemicals, each...
8955454 Rowing boat footrest assembly  
A rowing boat footrest assembly includes a stationary support member and a footrest member. The stationary support member is configured and arranged for coupling to a boat structure with a pivot...
8955452 Adjustable planing device for pontoon boats  
A hydraulically adjustable planing device mounted midship on a pontoon boat to provide lift to the pontoon boat and reduce drag. The adjustable planing device includes a modular frame and an...
8955453 Personal land-sea transport apparatus  
A transportation apparatus for use as a towable watercraft is provided. The transportation device comprises a watercraft component, a mounting component, and an axle component. The transportation...
8955449 Floating dock components and assembly  
A dock assembly is made of floats and deck supports on top of the floats. The floats have upwardly opening channels in which utility conduits may be laid from above before the channels are closed...
8955451 Foil structure for providing buoyancy and lift  
A foil structure for providing buoyancy and lift to a floating device is provided. The foil structure comprises an elongated left hand side floating device section and an elongated right hand side...
8950347 Performance oar  
This invention relates to an apparatus and method for rowing by generating stored energy in stretchable, retracting members and using that stored energy to pull oars back to a neutral position.
8950348 Vessel mooring arrangement  
A split ring vessel mooring arrangement having floats thereon which may be installed on a post or piling over the top thereof or, in the case of the top being covered by a deck or other structure...
8950973 Watercraft vehicle lift and method of using  
Embodiments described herein disclose a watercraft vehicle lift. The watercraft vehicle lift may comprise a pivoting hinge configured to rotate around a fixed axis, a lift configured to extend and...
8950416 Removable and collapsible cover system  
A collapsible and removable cover for an object, including a collapsible, lightweight, waterproof cover member configured to cover a portion of the object, a lightweight support frame which is...
8950352 Anchor  
The invention comprises an anchor including a shank which in cross section along at least part of its length has forward and rearward facing edges and a pair of side faces between said edges. The...
8950350 Extensible shield for protecting the attachment ends of a stretchable mooring rode segment  
A fabric shielding tube protects an elastic end portion of a stretchable segment of a mooring rode from abrasion, water, and marine life, without inhibiting extension of the stretchable segment....
8950354 Testing apparatus for hydrostatic interlock of a lifeboat  
A testing apparatus for the hydrostatic interlock of a lifeboat includes a pressure cylinder provided with a valve. A positive-negative pressure annular fastener made of soft plastic material is...
8950349 Replaceable roller bearing  
A turret/vessel bearing arrangement and method for replacing bearings in situ without removing other bearings. The bearings are capable of being separated. A removable axial spacer secures the...
8950353 Ship and gangway for the same  
The invention relates to a ship, in particular a freight ship, comprising an outer wall and a gangway for embarking and disembarking the ship, which can be moved backwards and forwards between an...
8950351 Slot-V hull system  
The present invention comprises systems and methods of utilizing hull arrangements that combine aerodynamic and hydrodynamic effects to provide marine vessels with broader ranges of performance...
8951078 Onboard floating drilling installation and method for operating an onboard floating drilling installation  
The disclosure relates to an onboard floating drilling installation and to a method for operating an onboard floating drilling installation, comprising a draw-works for reeling out and reeling in...
8943995 Dropdown railing for watercraft  
The invention comprises of a railing (1) which is foldable or and height adjustable or and extendable lengthwise and has rungs (5) or pivotable safety footsteps (14a) which, if necessary, can be...
8944210 Center ladder member apparatus and method  
A ladder attachment having a base member slideably attached to lock member, a pivot mount pivotally attached to the lock member and a surface defining a lock port which is optimally configured to...
8944924 Helical wound flexible torque transmission cable  
A cable adapted to transmit torque in rigging or furling a sail of a boat includes a core having at least one termination end and a bight, and at least one layer of fiber wound around the core,...
8943989 Anchor holding device  
A device for securing an anchor. The anchor securing device may comprise a shank holder for securing a shank of the anchor and a base fluke holder for securing the base of the anchor. The shank...
8943994 Catamaran-style watercraft with a manually adjustable beam  
A catamaran-style watercraft with a manually adjustable beam. The beam expanded or contracted by an operator applying force in a desired direction to a given hull. Movement is afforded by...
8943991 Water skiing and wake-boarding apparatus  
In one embodiment of the invention, a rope tender is rotatably affixed to the center pull on the tower to carry the rope over wakeboard racks. The rope tender is clamped to the center pull on the...
8943987 Swing away helm for watercraft  
The present invention provides swing away helm for a watercraft. The swing away helm is positionable between a use position in which the swing away helm extends into the watercraft and a non-use...
8943993 Variable hull lengths for watercraft  
Watercraft having a hull and a stern and including at least two additional floaters stretching out at the stern of a watercraft, wherein the additional floaters form a U at the stern of the...
8943986 Retractable stabilizer for watercraft  
A user floatation system for boating safety. There is included in the system a boat, having a seat for a user, and a rear and forward section located behind and in front of the user respectively....
8943992 Remote autonomous replenishment buoy for sea surface craft  
An apparatus for servicing one or more water vessels, in particular, the invention is directed towards an autonomous replenishment buoy for fueling one or more water vessels. The autonomous...
8943988 Dual rudder watercraft steering control system for enhanced maneuverability  
A steering control system for ski boat with an inboard motor and a single, non-steerable propeller. The control system augments the traditional aft rudder with a forward rudder (located...
8943990 Retractable shallow water anchor apparatus, and methods of constructing and utilizing same  
A retractable shallow water anchor system that mounts onto the trolling motor on a boat. The anchor system does not stick up above the top of the trolling motor. When the motor is pulled up or put...
8944872 Surfboard fin for generating surfboard lift and method of use  
The present invention relates to a lifted fin apparatus comprising one or more lifted fin elements with foiled tin components for a reduction of pressure and drag and an increase in surfboard lift...
8944866 Wave-powered endurance extension module for unmanned underwater vehicles  
An Endurance Extension Module (EXM) for powering an Unmanned Underwater Vehicle. The EXM converts wave motion to locomotive thrust, towing the UUV from point to point or keeping it in place...
8939102 Door frame seals  
A watertight door system for a marine vessel comprises a door and a door frame having a threshold. A circumferential seal is around an opening of the door frame closed by the door. The seal is...
8939101 Passenger ship of which the superstructure is equipped with at least one arch  
The present disclosure relates to a passenger ship, such as a passenger liner, which includes a main structure bounded by a hull and its upper deck, above which arises at least one superstructure,...
8939105 Oceanic platform to extract and discharge salt water  
An oceanic platform is configured to discharge water into an atmosphere to create rain and thus more fresh water. The oceanic platform comprises a floating platform mechanically coupled to a deck...
8939084 Surface skimming munition  
A surface skimming munition comprises a hull, a traction propulsion motor positioned in the hull and having a combustion chamber for combustion of a propellant, at least one aft directed nozzle...
8939805 Air-propelled watercraft having an inflatable hull  
A watercraft has a fan propeller, a motor coupled to the fan propeller, an inflatable hull including a first inflatable member and a second inflatable member, and a platform, which is positioned...
8939103 Deployable assembly  
This embodiment relates generally to the deployable assembly (30) for a suspended device (38), that may lead to the stabilization of a watercraft (32), such as kayaks and canoes, which allows an...
8939104 Lateral thruster for a vessel  
A lateral thruster for a vessel with a housing (1), at least one electric motor (2, 2′) fitted in the housing (1) and at least one transverse propeller (13) acting transversely with respect to a...
8936035 Outdoor shelter system using water vessels for framework  
A shelter system includes a substantially cylindrical flexible cover, and two water vessels such as canoes, kayaks or the like. The vessels are positioned along opposite walls inside the flexible...
8932095 Stand-up paddle board outrigger system  
An outrigger system for a paddle board uses an outrigger that is connected to the board via a pair of spaced apart extension arms that are angled upwardly above the water. A pair of plates is...
8931427 Safety tender lift  
The invention comprises a tender pick up (1) having the appropriately formed retainer (4) hinged on a chock (2). The retainer (4) is manually or by means of cylinder (5) and spring (6) preloaded...
8925476 Built-in gas unit and aquatic transportation equipment including the same  
A gas-containing unit and a water vehicle including the same are disclosed. The gas-containing unit includes a pair of reinforcement boards that are positioned in line with each other, a tube...
8926222 Method and system of depth triggers for marine geophysical survey cable retriever systems  
Depth triggers for marine geophysical survey cable retriever systems. At least some of the illustrative embodiments include causing a submerged geophysical survey cable to surface. In some cases,...
8925130 Access apparatus for transferring from vessels to fixed structures  
An access apparatus for enabling transfer of personnel between a seaborne vessel and an offshore installation is disclosed. The apparatus comprises a body adapted to be mounted to a deck of a...
8925475 High-speed marine vessel having aerodynamically suspended cabin or cockpit  
A floating cabin or cockpit for a marine vessel to achieve smooth rides in rough seas when traveling at high speeds. In response to vessel speed, the cabin is aerodynamically lifted and suspended...
8926223 Floatable building foundation  
A floatable building foundation comprises a steel beam support frame platform with buoyancy provided by underlying pontoons and/or foam billets. Vertical movement of the platform in response to a...
8919262 Trolling motor rigging station  
The embodiments of the subject invention pertain to a workstation for attachment to a trolling motor. The workstation comprises a cowl for covering the head of a trolling motor and a shaft collar...
8919274 Submersible vehicle with high maneuvering cyclic-pitch postswirl propulsors  
A submersible vehicle with increased payload and energy savings, more particularly, a submersible vehicle, which may be an unmanned underwater vehicle, with high maneuvering cyclic-pitch postswirl...
8920075 Marine barrier and gate  
A marine barrier has substantially vertical panels, each having a buoyant portion, and a plurality of hinges, each hinge for elastically connecting a side of a first one of the panels to a side of...