Patents by Inventor Dominic Giroux

Dominic Giroux has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Patent number: 11370281
    Abstract: A vehicle container has a vehicle container body, a door pivotally connected to the vehicle container body, the door defining at least one recess, and a door latch system for locking the door in a closed position. The door latch system has an extendible and retractable actuator pivotally connected to the vehicle container body, a linkage assembly operatively connected to the actuator, a rod operatively connected to the linkage assembly, the rod being pivotable about an axis upon extension and retraction of the actuator, at least one hook connected to the rod, the at least one hook being received and withdrawn from the at least one recess of the door by pivoting the rod about the axis, and at least one pin removably fastened to the door and extending in the at least one recess, the at least one pin being selectively movable relative to the door.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 8, 2021
    Date of Patent: June 28, 2022
    Assignee: INDUSTRIES FABKOR INC.
    Inventors: Benoit Lemaire, Stefane Leib, Dominic Giroux-Bernier
  • Patent number: 11312214
    Abstract: A system for assembling a door to a vehicle container having first and second pillars includes a first base adapted for connection to a top portion of the first pillar, a second base adapted for connection to a top portion of the second pillar, and a hinge assembly adapted for pivotally connecting the door to the vehicle container. The hinge assembly is adapted to be removably connected to the first and second bases and to the door. The hinge assembly is selected from first and second hinge assemblies. When the first hinge assembly pivotally connects the door to the vehicle container, the door has a first pivoting configuration. When the second hinge assembly pivotally connects the door to the vehicle container, the door has a second pivoting configuration being different from the first pivoting configuration. A vehicle container and a door for a vehicle container are also encompassed.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 28, 2020
    Date of Patent: April 26, 2022
    Assignee: INDUSTRIES FABKOR INC.
    Inventors: Benoit Lemaire, Stefane Leib, Dominic Giroux-Bernier
  • Publication number: 20220063474
    Abstract: A vehicle container has a vehicle container body, a door pivotally connected to the vehicle container body, the door defining at least one recess, and a door latch system for locking the door in a closed position. The door latch system has an extendible and retractable actuator pivotally connected to the vehicle container body, a linkage assembly operatively connected to the actuator, a rod operatively connected to the linkage assembly, the rod being pivotable about an axis upon extension and retraction of the actuator, at least one hook connected to the rod, the at least one hook being received and withdrawn from the at least one recess of the door by pivoting the rod about the axis, and at least one pin removably fastened to the door and extending in the at least one recess, the at least one pin being selectively movable relative to the door.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 8, 2021
    Publication date: March 3, 2022
    Inventors: Benoit LEMAIRE, Stefane LEIB, Dominic GIROUX-BERNIER
  • Publication number: 20220041041
    Abstract: A system for assembling a door to a vehicle container having first and second pillars includes a first base adapted for connection to a top portion of the first pillar, a second base adapted for connection to a top portion of the second pillar, and a hinge assembly adapted for pivotally connecting the door to the vehicle container. The hinge assembly is adapted to be removably connected to the first and second bases and to the door. The hinge assembly is selected from first and second hinge assemblies. When the first hinge assembly pivotally connects the door to the vehicle container, the door has a first pivoting configuration. When the second hinge assembly pivotally connects the door to the vehicle container, the door has a second pivoting configuration being different from the first pivoting configuration. A vehicle container and a door for a vehicle container are also encompassed.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 28, 2020
    Publication date: February 10, 2022
    Inventors: Benoit LEMAIRE, Stefane LEIB, Dominic GIROUX-BERNIER
  • Publication number: 20210251330
    Abstract: A helmet assembly having a helmet, a mandible guard, and an accessory attachment system that is used to selectively attach and secure the mandible guard to the helmet is disclosed. In some embodiments, the mandible guard is arranged to be detached from a first side of the helmet while remaining secured to a second side of the helmet. In such embodiments, the mandible guard may be moved outwardly and away from a wearer as the mandible guard pivots around the accessory attachment system attached to the second side of the helmet.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 21, 2021
    Publication date: August 19, 2021
    Applicant: Galvion Ltd.
    Inventors: Edward R. Hall, Pierre-Luc Lussier, Nicolas Desjardins, Dominic Giroux Bernier, Stéphane Lebel
  • Patent number: 11026468
    Abstract: A helmet assembly having a helmet, a mandible guard, and an accessory attachment system that is used to selectively attach and secure the mandible guard to the helmet is disclosed. In some embodiments, the mandible guard is arranged to be detached from a first side of the helmet while remaining secured to a second side of the helmet. In such embodiments, the mandible guard may be moved outwardly and away from a wearer as the mandible guard pivots around the accessory attachment system attached to the second side of the helmet.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 3, 2016
    Date of Patent: June 8, 2021
    Assignee: Galvion Ltd.
    Inventors: Edward R. Hall, Pierre-Luc Lussier, Nicolas Desjardins, Stéphane Lebel, Dominic Giroux Bernier
  • Publication number: 20210063117
    Abstract: A helmet accessory attachment member includes a finger-actuatable lock configured to secure an accessory attachment member mount to a helmet mount as part of securing an accessory such as a mandible guard to a helmet. The lock includes a pivot arm with a rotation axis that is parallel to the helmet surface, and also includes one or more blocking surfaces on the pivot arm to engage with grooves on the helmet mount. The lock may be positioned on a slidable insert of the accessory attachment member.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 14, 2020
    Publication date: March 4, 2021
    Applicant: Galvion Ltd.
    Inventors: Edward R. Hall, Pierre-Luc Lussier, Nicolas Desjardins, Dominic Giroux Bernier, Stéphane Lebel
  • Patent number: 10809039
    Abstract: A helmet accessory attachment member includes a finger-actuatable lock configured to secure an accessory attachment member mount to a helmet mount as part of securing an accessory such as a mandible guard to a helmet. The lock includes a pivot arm with a rotation axis that is parallel to the helmet surface, and also includes one or more blocking surfaces on the pivot arm to engage with grooves on the helmet mount. The lock may be positioned on a slidable insert of the accessory attachment member.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 11, 2019
    Date of Patent: October 20, 2020
    Assignee: Galvion Ltd.
    Inventors: Edward R. Hall, Pierre-Luc Lussier, Nicolas Desjardins, Dominic Giroux Bernier, Stéphane Lebel
  • Patent number: 10779604
    Abstract: Earphones which attach to an interior of a helmet are disclosed. Physical attachment of the earphones to the helmet result in an electrical connection in some embodiments. The headphones may be used without the helmet through the use of strap holder adapters in some embodiments.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 30, 2015
    Date of Patent: September 22, 2020
    Assignee: Galvion Ltd.
    Inventors: Stéphane Lebel, Dominic Giroux Bernier, Celine Gagnon, Maryanne MacDougall, Richard Coomber
  • Patent number: 10765164
    Abstract: Systems and methods for attaching an accessory to a helmet. A helmet accessory mounting interface may be attached to a receptacle. The receptacle may be removably or permanently received by a carrier. The carrier may be attached to a helmet having a particular shape and size. The carrier also may be configured to receive any selected type of a plurality of receptacle types which, in turn, corresponds to a particular mounting interface for a helmet accessory. The receptacle may be receivable, in some embodiments removably, by any one of a number of different types of carriers.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 12, 2016
    Date of Patent: September 8, 2020
    Assignee: Galvion Ltd.
    Inventors: Dominic Giroux Bernier, Stéphane Lebel, Marie-Pierre Gendron
  • Publication number: 20200178635
    Abstract: Systems and methods for selectively attaching an accessory mount to a helmet are disclosed. A carrier may be used to position the accessory mount on the helmet. The accessory mount may be positioned on the helmet without engaging the rim of the helmet. The carrier may be compatible with various accessory mounts to permit mounting of different accessories. The accessory mount may be a powered mount for attachment to a Night Vision Device (NVD) such as Enhanced Night Vision Goggles (ENVG), or the accessory mount may be a non-powered accessory mount.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 2, 2019
    Publication date: June 11, 2020
    Applicant: RM Soldier Systems, Ltd.
    Inventors: Stéphane Lebel, Dominic Giroux Bernier, Michael James McGinn
  • Patent number: 10492555
    Abstract: Systems and methods for selectively attaching an accessory mount to a helmet are disclosed. A carrier may be used to position the accessory mount on the helmet. The accessory mount may be positioned on the helmet without engaging the rim of the helmet. The carrier may be compatible with various accessory mounts to permit mounting of different accessories. The accessory mount may be a powered mount for attachment to a Night Vision Device (NVD) such as Enhanced Night Vision Goggles (ENVG), or the accessory mount may be a non-powered accessory mount.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 31, 2012
    Date of Patent: December 3, 2019
    Assignee: RM Soldier Systems, Ltd.
    Inventors: Stéphane Lebel, Dominic Giroux Bernier, Michael James McGinn
  • Publication number: 20190249959
    Abstract: A helmet accessory attachment member includes a finger-actuatable lock configured to secure an accessory attachment member mount to a helmet mount as part of securing an accessory such as a mandible guard to a helmet. The lock includes a pivot arm with a rotation axis that is parallel to the helmet surface, and also includes one or more blocking surfaces on the pivot arm to engage with grooves on the helmet mount. The lock may be positioned on a slidable insert of the accessory attachment member.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 11, 2019
    Publication date: August 15, 2019
    Applicant: Revision Military S.a.r.L.
    Inventors: Edward R. Hall, Pierre-Luc Lussier, Nicolas Desjardins, Dominic Giroux Bernier, Stéphane Lebel
  • Patent number: 10371487
    Abstract: A helmet accessory attachment member includes a finger-actuatable lock configured to secure an accessory attachment member mount to a helmet mount as part of securing an accessory such as a mandible guard to a helmet. The lock includes a pivot arm with a rotation axis that is parallel to the helmet surface, and also includes one or more blocking surfaces on the pivot arm to engage with grooves on the helmet mount. The lock may be positioned on a slidable insert of the accessory attachment member.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 3, 2016
    Date of Patent: August 6, 2019
    Assignee: Revision Military S.a.r.L.
    Inventors: Edward R. Hall, Pierre-Luc Lussier, Nicolas Desjardins, Dominic Giroux Bernier, Stéphane Lebel
  • Patent number: D837686
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 23, 2016
    Date of Patent: January 8, 2019
    Assignee: Revision Military S.a.r.L.
    Inventors: Celine Gagnon, Dominic Giroux Bernier, Stéphane Lebel, Maryanne MacDougall
  • Patent number: D843664
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 10, 2018
    Date of Patent: March 19, 2019
    Assignee: Revision Military S.a.r.L.
    Inventors: Edward R. Hall, Stéphane Lebel, Dominic Giroux Bernier, Celine Gagnon, Bastien Jourde, Philippe Lefebvre, Hugues Rivest
  • Patent number: D869098
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 25, 2019
    Date of Patent: December 3, 2019
    Assignee: RM Soldier Systems, Ltd.
    Inventors: Edward R. Hall, Stéphane Lebel, Dominic Giroux Bernier, Celine Gagnon, Bastien Jourde, Philippe Lefebvre, Hugues Rivest
  • Patent number: D872943
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 26, 2018
    Date of Patent: January 14, 2020
    Assignee: RM Soldier Systems, Ltd.
    Inventors: Edward R. Hall, Stéphane Lebel, Dominic Giroux Bernier, Bastien Jourde, Philippe Lefebvre, Hugues Rivest
  • Patent number: D874068
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 26, 2018
    Date of Patent: January 28, 2020
    Assignee: RM Soldier Systems, Ltd.
    Inventors: Edward R. Hall, Stéphane Lebel, Dominic Giroux Bernier, Bastien Jourde, Philippe Lefebvre, Hugues Rivest
  • Patent number: D919190
    Type: Grant
    Filed: January 27, 2020
    Date of Patent: May 11, 2021
    Assignee: Galvion Ltd.
    Inventors: Edward R. Hall, Stéphane Lebel, Dominic Giroux Bernier, Bastien Jourde, Philippe Lefebvre, Hugues Rivest