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1. (US20110273312) Queue control system

Office : United States of America
Application Number: 13145238 Application Date: 19.01.2010
Publication Number: 20110273312 Publication Date: 10.11.2011
Grant Number: 08674848 Grant Date: 18.03.2014
Publication Kind : B2
Prior PCT appl.: Application Number:PCTFI2010050026 ; Publication Number: Click to see the data
IPC:
G08G 1/095
G PHYSICS
08
SIGNALLING
G
TRAFFIC CONTROL SYSTEMS
1
Traffic control systems for road vehicles
09
Arrangements for giving variable traffic instructions
095
Traffic lights
Applicants: Eggleton Richard
ELSI Technologies Oy
Sundholm Göran
Inventors: Eggleton Richard
Sundholm Göran
Agents: Birch, Stewart, Kolasch & Birch, LLP
Priority Data: 20095043 20.01.2009 FI
Title: (EN) Queue control system
Abstract: front page image
(EN)

A queue control system for guiding persons waiting for service by a plurality of service desks, such as check-in desks at an airport, the system comprising computer control means for controlling the system, wherein system further comprises: stripe-like or band-like lighting means arranged for each desk (Desk 1-Desk 3) provided with point-like light sources, like LEDs, coupled to a circuit board, the circuit board being adapted to provide variable lighting operations, wherein each lighting means have at least a stripe-like or band-like part (101-103) arranged in the direction of the queue; and wherein the control computer means are adapted to variably control the lighting of the stripe-like or band-like lighting means in order to guide the persons in the queues and/or entering and/or leaving the queues.


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EP2380145JP2012515963CN102292750RU2011134854CA2749211RU0002522296
KR1020110122825AU2010207657WO/2010/084248