Pendular System For Transporting A Civil Engineering Structure In An Aquatic Medium

  • Published: Nov 8, 2012
  • Earliest Priority: Dec 24 2009
  • Family: 11
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The invention relates to a method for transporting a civil engineering structure (1) comprising a mast (3) in an aquatic medium, the method comprising the following steps: associating the civil engineering structure (1) with at least one buoyancy unit (2) by a fastening means (10), moving the civil engineering structure (1) and the associated buoyancy unit (2) in the aquatic medium as far as a desired position, the fastening means (10) being located in a region of the civil engineering structure (1) that is situated above the centre of equilibrium of said civil engineering structure (1) associated with the buoyancy unit (2), and fastening means (10) being configured so as to uncouple the rotational movements of the buoyancy unit (2) and of the civil engineering structure (1) about at least one axis perpendicular to the longitudinal axis of the mast (3) of the civil engineering structure (1).

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  • Publication: Nov 8, 2012
  • Application: Dec 22, 2010
    US US 201013518804 A
  • Priority: Dec 22, 2010
    FR FR 2010052886 W
  • Priority: Dec 24, 2009
    FR FR 0959607 A

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