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1. (WO2010084248) QUEUE CONTROL SYSTEM
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Pub. No.: WO/2010/084248 International Application No.: PCT/FI2010/050026
Publication Date: 29.07.2010 International Filing Date: 19.01.2010
IPC:
G07C 11/00 (2006.01) ,F21S 4/00 (2006.01) ,G09F 13/22 (2006.01) ,H05B 37/02 (2006.01)
G PHYSICS
07
CHECKING-DEVICES
C
TIME OR ATTENDANCE REGISTERS; REGISTERING OR INDICATING THE WORKING OF MACHINES; GENERATING RANDOM NUMBERS; VOTING OR LOTTERY APPARATUS; ARRANGEMENTS, SYSTEMS, OR APPARATUS FOR CHECKING NOT PROVIDED FOR ELSEWHERE
11
Arrangements, systems, or apparatus for checking, e.g. the occurrence of a condition, not provided for elsewhere
F MECHANICAL ENGINEERING; LIGHTING; HEATING; WEAPONS; BLASTING
21
LIGHTING
S
NON-PORTABLE LIGHTING DEVICES OR SYSTEMS THEREOF
4
Lighting devices or systems using a string or strip of light sources
G PHYSICS
09
EDUCATING; CRYPTOGRAPHY; DISPLAY; ADVERTISING; SEALS
F
DISPLAYING; ADVERTISING; SIGNS; LABELS OR NAME-PLATES; SEALS
13
Illuminated signs; Luminous advertising
20
with luminescent surfaces or parts
22
electroluminescent
H ELECTRICITY
05
ELECTRIC TECHNIQUES NOT OTHERWISE PROVIDED FOR
B
ELECTRIC HEATING; ELECTRIC LIGHTING NOT OTHERWISE PROVIDED FOR
37
Circuit arrangements for electric light sources in general
02
Controlling
Applicants:
MARIMILS OY [FI/FI]; Pohjantähdentie 17 FI-01450 Vantaa, FI (AllExceptUS)
EGGLETON, Richard [GB/FI]; FI (UsOnly)
SUNDHOLM, Göran [FI/FI]; FI (UsOnly)
Inventors:
EGGLETON, Richard; FI
SUNDHOLM, Göran; FI
Agent:
HEINÄNEN OY; Airport Plaza Äyritie 8 D FI-01510 Vantaa, FI
Priority Data:
2009504320.01.2009FI
Title (EN) QUEUE CONTROL SYSTEM
(FR) SYSTÈME DE RÉGULATION DE FILE D'ATTENTE
Abstract:
(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.
(FR) Système de régulation de file d'attente destiné à guider des personnes attendant d'être servies par une pluralité de bureaux de service, par exemple des guichets d'enregistrement dans un aéroport, le système comportant un moyen de commande informatisée servant à commander le système, le système comportant en outre des moyens d'éclairage en ruban ou en bande disposés pour chacun des bureaux (bureau 1 – bureau 3) et munis de sources lumineuses ponctuelles, par exemple des LED, couplées à une carte à circuit prévue pour assurer des opérations d'allumage variable, chaque moyen d'éclairage comprenant au moins une partie (101-103) en ruban ou en bande disposée dans la direction de la file d'attente ; et le moyen de commande informatisée étant prévu pour commander de façon variable l'allumage des moyens d'éclairage en ruban ou en bande afin de guider les personnes présentes dans les files d'attente, rejoignant et / ou quittant les files d'attente.
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African Regional Intellectual Property Organization (ARIPO) (BW, GH, GM, KE, LS, MW, MZ, NA, SD, SL, SZ, TZ, UG, ZM, ZW)
Eurasian Patent Organization (AM, AZ, BY, KG, KZ, MD, RU, TJ, TM)
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Publication Language: English (EN)
Filing Language: English (EN)
Also published as:
EP2380145JP2012515963US20110273312CN102292750RU2011134854CA2749211
RU0002522296KR1020110122825AU2010207657