"What can be more palpably absurd than the prospect held out of locomotives traveling twice as fast as stagecoaches?"
|5405029||Portal crane with additional load carrier|
A crane comprising a horizontally extending frame having a longitudinal axis, the frame being supported above the ground for horizontal movement generally perpendicular to the longitudinal axis; a trolley supported on the frame for movement generally alon...
|4898289||Method of handling a load with a crane vessel having movable load supports|
A crane vessel (20) has a temporary load support structure (23) on which to support a load (22) in transit. For installation, the load is hooked up to the vessel crane (21) and the temporary support structure is removed to enable the vessel to set down th...
|4700852||Recovery vehicle device|
The invention relates to a device for a recovery vehicle of the type comprising rear, lowerable supporting stifflegs (5) and a crane boom (1) which turns about a horizontal axis (11) and has a boom foot (2) and a folding boom (3) with an extension (4) the...
|4599027||Method and apparatus for moving cargo between a ship and a dock|
Cargo containers are moved between a dock and a ship by a crane which has a vertically movable landing platform, a waterside trolley for moving cargo between the ship and the landing platform, and a landside trolley for moving cargo between the dock and t...
|4597498||Mobile maintenance stand and crane apparatus|
A mobile maintenance stand for servicing and transporting ejection seats utilized in aircraft includes a mobile platform having disposed thereon upright arms adapted to encompass an ejection seat and rotatable to expose the various portions thereof for se...
|4266680||Floating crane with load reslinging device|
A floating crane whose floating base mounts a load boom with a load-handling device and a suspended-load reslinging device, the latter comprising a catch so mounted on the floating base as to project over the board thereof while in the load reslinging pos...