Patents by Inventor Jari Kaiturinmäki

Jari Kaiturinmäki 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).

  • Publication number: 20200354202
    Abstract: A rope guiding device for guiding a rope on a rope drum, the rope drum being adaptable to rotate about a drum axis to wind the rope around the rope drum or from the rope drum to hoist and lower a load adapted on the rope, includes at least guiding element, and an actuator for generating a rope guiding force, which force affects each guiding element in the direction of the drum axis so that the movement of each guiding element in the direction of the drum axis may be guided by the force.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 21, 2018
    Publication date: November 12, 2020
    Inventor: Jari KAITURINMÄKI
  • Publication number: 20150184407
    Abstract: Equipment for lifting and lowering a platform in the middle of a large construction is provided, whereby the construction comprises a stationary, fixed, lower platform and an upper platform arranged thereabove and having an adjustable height position, the lifting equipment including a plurality of lifting pylons locating on the sides of the platforms, a lifting rope arrangement arranged for each lifting pylon and connected to the upper platform, and lifting machines connected to the lifting rope arrangements for lifting and lowering the upper platform. The lifting machine driving the lifting rope arrangement disposed in each lifting pylon is placed on the sides of the platforms opposite the lifting pylon concerned and below the level of the lower platform.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 3, 2013
    Publication date: July 2, 2015
    Applicant: KONECRANES PLC
    Inventor: Jari Kaiturinmäki
  • Patent number: 7128353
    Abstract: An apparatus for a locking unit of a container spreader having at least a pair of telescopic beams comprising a housing, a twistlock head partially inside the housing and partially protruding out from the housing, an elastic impact absorption element and a toothed coupling to transmit the necessary engagement torque to the twistlock head. The locking unit is equipped with a coupling that has been arranged to allow the movement of the twistlock head in all directions on a plane perpendicular to the rotation axis of the twistlock head.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 29, 2001
    Date of Patent: October 31, 2006
    Assignee: KCI Konecranes PLC.
    Inventors: Olavi Jussila, Jari Kaiturinmäki