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9027735 Transport device  
A transport device includes a traveling holding member which can travel while holding a storage container, and a move out prevention mechanism which prevents substrates from moving out of an...
8973768 Gantry robot system  
A gantry robot system includes a bridge assembly and a carriage assembly. The bridge assembly and/or a mounting plate supported by the carriage assembly can be rotationally skewed.
8870253 Lockout switch apparatus and method  
An improved apparatus and/or method for safely lifting a load along a lift axis are provided, through utilization of an automatic lockout arrangement operatively connected between the point of...
8855805 Conveyance vehicle system  
A conveyance vehicle system that achieves an increased efficiency of loading an article from a conveyance vehicle into a loading opening of an automated warehouse, includes a stocker, a conveyance...
8840355 Automated sling load handler for an aircraft  
A method and apparatus for handling cargo. A cargo handling system may be positioned relative to the cargo. The cargo handling system may comprise a frame structure and an engagement system. The...
8702365 Substrate processing apparatus and method for transferring substrate for the apparatus  
A substrate processing apparatus includes a main load unit, a buffer load unit, and a transfer unit. Containers each accommodating substrates are placed on the main load unit and the buffer load...
8591161 Maneuvering autonomous rotorcraft cargo attachment system with motion compensation  
A maneuvering autonomous rotorcraft cargo attachment system for engaging two mating elements of a coupling mechanism includes a first system on a ship deck to position a first coupling mechanism...
8550517 Telescopic barrel lifting attachment device  
A telescopic barrel lifting attachment device which includes a parallelepiped body, a plate member disposed perpendicularly thereto on each end of the body, a pair of slide bars disposed on each...
8480349 Device for longitudinal adjustment of a spreader  
A device for longitudinal adjustment of a spreader relative to the yoke beam with a sled for lateral adjustment of the spreader between the supports of a straddle carrier for picking up and...
8382417 Article transport facility  
An article transport facility includes an article transporting mobile body; an article support for storing an article, the article support being configured to be moved between an article transfer...
8348588 Article transport facility  
An article transport facility includes an article transporting mobile body configured to move along a path and having an article holder; an article support for storing an article, the article...
8321051 Workpiece pickup apparatus and workpiece pickup method  
A workpiece pickup apparatus is provided. The workpiece pickup apparatus includes: a gripping unit which sucks a workpiece so as to lift up the workpiece; a lowering unit which lowers the gripping...
8308418 High efficiency buffer stocker  
A high-efficiency buffer stocker is disclosed. The buffer stocker includes an overhead transport track for supporting overhead transport vehicles carrying wafer containers and at least one...
8298474 Device and method for loading and unloading a heat treatment furnace  
The invention relates to a device for loading and unloading a heat treatment furnace and to a corresponding method. Heat treatment furnaces are normally loaded and unloaded by means of a so-called...
8254516 Control rod drive outer filter removal tool  
An outer filter removal tool for a boiling water reactor control rod drive that uses a mechanical advantage obtained through the use of lead screw threads to pull the outer filter off of the...
8231324 Article storage facility  
The article storage facility comprises an article transporter configured to move along a path via an article transfer location with respect to an article storage rack; an article loader for...
8206077 Overhead transportation system and method of transferring article  
An overhead shuttle is controlled to support a bottom of an article while traveling. A transfer apparatus is controlled to hold the article from above the article, move the article between a...
8181799 Actuation system configured for moving a payload  
An actuation system includes a bridge crane, a trolley, and an end effector and is configured for moving a payload. A first actuator is operatively connected to the bridge crane. The bridge crane...
8123456 Container changing system and container changing method  
A container changing system able to prevent deterioration in the working rate of substrate processing apparatuses and deterioration in the amount of production of semiconductor devices. A second...
8083096 Automatic supply apparatus and automatic supply method  
An automatic supply apparatus for an elongate supply target member having elasticity and including both end portions includes a stock mechanism wherein a plurality of supply target members are...
8079799 Apparatus and method for lifting containers  
A lifting apparatus is adapted for use in lifting a container having a pair of channels, each of the channels having a pair of open ends. The lifting apparatus includes an elongated support bar...
8075238 Device and method for running a warehouse  
The invention relates to a device and method for running a warehouse in which objects are stored in a number of stacks in a storage area. The device comprises a collecting device (101) with an...
7972104 Overhead traveling vehicle system  
A lower buffer 6 is placed under a traveling rail for an overhead traveling vehicle 16, and a side buffer 8 is provided on a side of the traveling rail. The overhead traveling vehicle 16 has a...
7780392 Horizontal array stocker  
The present invention comprises a stocker. The stocker comprises multiple container storage locations arranged in a horizontal array. The horizontal array of storage locations may be suspended...
7758293 Apparatus for loading and/or unloading a transport compartment  
The invention relates to a device for loading and/or unloading a transport cargo hold, in particular on a good vehicle, comprising at least one transport unit, by means of which goods units,...
7753639 Overhead travelling carriage system  
An automatic warehouse 8 is provided parallel to a running rail 4 for an overhead travelling carriage 6. Open shelves 16 each of which is open on its side are provided in a rack 10. According to...
7708514 Automated shipboard material handling and storage system  
A system and method for automated handling, transferring and storing conventional cargo storage containers on a cargo ship wherein the containers are stored in a multi-tier cell system and are...
7677860 Method and apparatus for transferring sheet-like objects  
The invention relates to a method for transferring heavy loads, such as sheet-like objects, particularly anodes and cathodes, in electrolysis, the transfer apparatus comprising a lifting device...
7621713 Automatic pallet loading/unloading method for radioactive waste drums of nuclear waste inspection procedure  
An automatic pallet loading/unloading method for radioactive waste drums is disclosed, which comprises the steps of: (a) providing a conveying pallet accommodating six radioactive waste drums; (b)...
7568678 Apparatus for removing and reinstalling the hardtop of an automobile  
An apparatus for removing and reinstalling the detachable hardtop of an automobile; the hardtop comprising a pair of opposite side panels, each panel comprising a downwardly extending pin at its...
7424998 Motorized lifter  
A lifter including tongs; an electric motor having a stator, a rotor, and one or more windings and a shaft operatively coupled with the first tongs for actuating the first tongs to an open...
7422409 Device for gripping and displacing material, such as roughage  
A device for gripping and displacing material, such as roughage for animals, which device is provided with a gripper (2) for gripping and subsequently displacing the material, and with a...
7413396 Article storage facility and system for the same  
A storage shelf 4 is provided which has, for example, two rotatable mounts 18, 19. A notch 41 is formed in the mount 18 so that a cassette 34 can be freely transferred between the lower mount 19...
7356428 Overhead traveling vehicle testing and calibration  
A method, system and test fixture for allowing testing and calibration of various operation parameters of an overhead traveling vehicle (hereinafter “OTV”) are disclosed. The invention implements...
7329081 Apparatus for transporting containers  
An automated apparatus suitable for transporting containers arranged in a row of stacks or partial stacks includes an overhead gantry system. The overhead gantry system has a moveable support for...
7189047 Apparatus for moving a battery  
An apparatus for moving a battery relative to a shelf unit includes: (a) a motion generating unit presenting a first force in a first motion type at a first output locus; (b) a motion translating...
7150449 Overhead storage system  
An overhead storage system for efficiently and conveniently stowing items such as bicycles at ceiling level. The overhead storage system includes a motor connected to a spool unit, a frame...
7128226 Lifting device with a guide device for loads  
The invention relates to a lifting device for loads, especially to a suspension lift for vehicles or vehicle parts. Said lifting device comprises load receiving means (14) with at least one...
7111437 Apparatus for making brick wall elements  
For producing wall panels (8) from bricks (1), a line-up path (4) on which bricks to be masoned are deposited in a row with a gripper, a transfer device (10) for transporting the brick row from...
7014414 Bale stacker  
Apparatus for for stacking papermaking pulp bales is disclosed, comprising two sets of lifting forks, which are directed towards each other for lifting bales, and a conveyor for inserting a new...
6994510 Five axis production line handler  
A five-axis production-line handler has a handler shoulder (1) that is suspended rotatively downward from a gantry chassis (2). Two handler columns (4, 5) are spaced apart and suspended vertically...
6959918 Truck canopy lifting assembly  
A truck cap lifting assembly includes a first elongated member and a second elongated member each having a first end, a second end, a top side, a bottom side, and a pair of lateral side edges. A...
6860710 Lifting mechanism for integrated circuit fabrication systems  
In one embodiment, a lifting apparatus in an integrated circuit fabrication system includes a sliding mechanism supporting a rotatable assembly and an actuator configured to vertically move the...
6857529 Pantographic device for conveying loads in vehicle assembly lines  
A pantographic device for conveying loads in vehicle assembly lines includes a horizontal assembled drive shaft on an upper frame and with the capacity to rotate, several parallel pulleys fixed to...
6851913 Transport system  
A transport system for transporting transport containers storing articles in a sealed condition is disclosed. Each transport container has a support portion formed on an upper portion thereof....
6848882 Apparatus and method for positioning a cassette pod onto a loadport by an overhead hoist transport system  
An apparatus and a method for positioning a cassette pod onto a loadport by an overhead hoist transport system are described. The apparatus includes a vertical front panel of a process machine...
6820907 Multi-unit concrete block tongs  
A concrete block tong assembly which is designed to lift and transport a plurality of concrete blocks. The assembly is provided with three top support members pivotally connected at one end...
6761526 Picking apparatus for semiconductor device test handler  
There is provided a picking apparatus for transferring semiconductor devices in a test handler to increase the number of devices transferred at one time and suitable for devices having different...
6749392 Quick connect/disconnect tank lifting brace and method of use  
A quick connect/disconnect tank lifting brace which lifts a tank from an overhang of it's top lid or cover. The brace includes a crossbar, preferably adjustable, with pivotal end clamps at...
6739826 Slab transfer handling system  
A system for transferring a steel slab from a first roller table to a second roller table by lifting the top slab from a stack of slabs on the first table, and then transferring and lowering the...

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