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John I Alioto, Matthew T Alioto: Container crane radiation detection systems and methods. VeriTainer Corporation, A T Cascio, July 27, 2004: US06768421 (41 worldwide citation)

A container crane assembly is operable to lift shipping containers for transfer between a dock and a ship transporting the containers. Typically, the container crane includes a hoist attachment which engages the shipping container. A fissile or radioactive material detection device may be mounted to ...


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Charles E Benedict, Brian G Pfeifer, James R Dobbs, Scott K Bladen, Christian A Yates, Richard E Lackinger: Port storage and distribution system for international shipping containers. Dowell & Dowell P C, July 13, 2010: US07753637 (40 worldwide citation)

A port storage and distribution system for facilitating the transfer and/or storage of international shipping containers between container ships and ground transport carriers wherein an overhead grid guide track structure is provide that permits overhead transfer units to selectively engage and conv ...


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John Van de Ven, Frederick J Facklam, Franklin L Burket: Automated document handling system. Moore Business Forms, Nixon & Vanderhye, May 16, 1995: US05414974 (39 worldwide citation)

Documents printed by high speed laser printers are automatically handled to verify, track, handle, and deposit them in appropriate shipping containers. The system is modular so that it can be configured to suit the needs of a wide variety of users, and includes document transport conveyors, transfer ...


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Paul J Bjorkholm: X-ray inspection apparatus. EG&G Astrophysics, Peter J Manus Esq, June 29, 1999: US05917880 (39 worldwide citation)

An apparatus particularly suited to the inspection of carp in trucks, shipping containers and the like uses a beam of high energy x-rays, e.g., in the order of 8 Mev. A first detector is aligned with the beam to detect x-rays that have passed directly through the cargo. A second detector, located ad ...


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Satpal Singh: Laminographic system for 3D imaging and inspection. January 15, 2008: US07319737 (39 worldwide citation)

A digital Laminographic or Tomosynthesis method is described for use in the detection of explosives concealed in baggage. The method uses at least one source of x-ray and at least two sets of detectors, preferably more to generate 3D images of high detail. The data from the detectors can be simply t ...


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Walter Nathan, Armand S Zucker: Modular display rack. RTC, Norman Lettvin, November 5, 1985: US04550838 (39 worldwide citation)

An improved, knock-down, multiple-level, article storage and display rack may be assembled using article storage and shipping containers and dowel rod spacers. The containers, which preferably are molded plastic trays, each have a rectangular base and three retaining walls, one of which is a front w ...


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Laurence R Brickner, Michael D Chun, Richard C Chou, Carl von Isenburg, Phillip Radzikowski: Grid rail container transport and storage system. Sea Land Corporation, Scully Scott Murphy & Presser, November 27, 1990: US04973219 (38 worldwide citation)

The present invention provides a high productivity, high density container storage yard adjacent to a facility for loading and unloading containers, such as to and from ships, with the individual containers stored therein being stacked up to four containers high. An integrated container handling sys ...


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Ronnie L Cash, William Scott Sanders: Inflatable protective lining sysem for containers. Litman McMahon & Brown, June 23, 1998: US05769232 (38 worldwide citation)

An inflatable protective lining system for shipping containers includes a plurality of double wall inflatable chambers which are interconnected at their edges such that they can be folded to form an enclosure. An article to be protected is placed in the enclosure and the lining system is inserted in ...


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Harold Terrence Salive, Kevin George Slade, Rachel Keene Salive: Identification system. Kiwisoft Programs, Young & Thompson, March 10, 1998: US05725253 (36 worldwide citation)

An identification system involves the labeling then tracking of grouped items such as logs, shipping containers, or packets of mail and reporting the current location of identified items during transport, processing, and storage. Machine-readable labels are provided, adapted for recognition and read ...


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Morgan D Hostetter: Proportioning apparatus. Sellers and Brace, July 14, 1981: US04278132 (34 worldwide citation)

Apparatus for introducing a widely variable predetermined quantity of liquid from a non-pressurized source into a flowing stream of a pressurized fluid. The unitary apparatus is readily detachably assembled to bulk shipping containers of different sizes and its pneumatically powered proportioning me ...



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