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1. WO2004017715 - AQUATIC PLANT HARVESTER

Publication Number WO/2004/017715
Publication Date 04.03.2004
International Application No. PCT/AU2003/001070
International Filing Date 21.08.2003
IPC
A01D 44/00 2006.01
AHUMAN NECESSITIES
01AGRICULTURE; FORESTRY; ANIMAL HUSBANDRY; HUNTING; TRAPPING; FISHING
DHARVESTING; MOWING
44Harvesting of underwater plants, e.g. harvesting of seaweed
B63B 35/00 2006.01
BPERFORMING OPERATIONS; TRANSPORTING
63SHIPS OR OTHER WATERBORNE VESSELS; RELATED EQUIPMENT
BSHIPS OR OTHER WATERBORNE VESSELS; EQUIPMENT FOR SHIPPING
35Vessels or similar floating structures specially adapted for specific purposes and not otherwise provided for
CPC
A01D 44/00
AHUMAN NECESSITIES
01AGRICULTURE; FORESTRY; ANIMAL HUSBANDRY; HUNTING; TRAPPING; FISHING
DHARVESTING; MOWING
44Harvesting of underwater plants, e.g. harvesting of seaweed
B63B 35/00
BPERFORMING OPERATIONS; TRANSPORTING
63SHIPS OR OTHER WATERBORNE VESSELS; RELATED EQUIPMENT
BSHIPS OR OTHER WATERBORNE VESSELS; EQUIPMENT FOR SHIPPING 
35Vessels or similar floating structures specially adapted for specific purposes and not otherwise provided for
Applicants
  • FRESHWATER ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT PTY LTD [AU]/[AU] (AllExceptUS)
  • O'TOOLE, Christopher, Brian [AU]/[AU] (UsOnly)
  • LANE, Gary, Charles [AU]/[AU] (UsOnly)
Inventors
  • O'TOOLE, Christopher, Brian
  • LANE, Gary, Charles
Agents
  • SMEETON, Anthony, Richard
Priority Data
200295363326.08.2002AU
200390160603.04.2003AU
Publication Language English (EN)
Filing Language English (EN)
Designated States
Title
(EN) AQUATIC PLANT HARVESTER
(FR) MOISSONNEUSE DE PLANTES AQUATIQUES
Abstract
(EN)
An aquatic harvester for use with an aquatic craft (1), the water craft (1) including sides, a bow and a stern, the harvester including a frame (100) which includes one arm (7), pivotally connected to the craft (1) at a position spaced from the forward end portion (101) of the arm (7), said forward end portion (101) being adapted for connection with an implement, the pivotal position of the arm (7) relative to the craft (1) being controlled by a control means (8, 9, 108). The implement includes a collecting hood (4A) with a mouth opening (11) for receiving harvested material and an outlet opening, the collecting hood (4A) being operatively connectible to a suction pump (5) through a conduit (6) connecting between an inlet to said suction pump (5) and said outlet opening.
(FR)
Moissonneuse aquatique destinée à être utilisée avec un véhicule aquatique (1), ledit véhicule aquatique (1) comportant des côtés, une proue et une poupe et la moissonneuse comportant un châssis (100) constitué d'au moins un bras (7) couplé pivotant au véhicule (1) en une position se trouvant à distance de la partie terminale avant (101) du bras (7). La partie terminale avant (101) est adaptée pour être couplée à un outil, et la position de pivotement du bras (7) par rapport au véhicule (1) est commandée par un dispositif de commande (8, 9, 108). L'outil comporte un caisson collecteur (4A) doté d'un orifice d'entrée (11) destiné à recevoir la matière moissonnée et d'un orifice de sortie, le caisson collecteur (4A) pouvant être relié de manière fonctionnelle à une pompe d'aspiration (5) via un conduit (6) couplant un orifice d'entrée de ladite pompe d'aspiration (5) et ledit orifice de sortie.
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