Geotextile Rolling Apparatus

Patent No. 9,868,605

Issued: January 16, 2018
Filed: February 12, 2015
Term Extension: 519 days

Inventor: Bishop; Andrew L. (Ulster, PA)

A geotextile rolling and collecting apparatus includes a mounting plate, a pair of outer lower forks arranged laterally, a pair of outer upper forks, at least one linear actuator, at least one lower feed drum, at least one upper feed drum, and at least one first drive motor. The first drive motor is coupled to rotate the lower feed drum on a first horizontal axis and to counter-rotate the upper feed drum on a second horizontal axis. With the geotextile rolling and collecting apparatus in a collecting position, a geotextile liner grasped between the feed drums is fed by counter-rotation of the upper feed drum and the lower feed drum into a collecting volume behind the upper feed drum and the lower feed drum and between the upper forks and the lower forks to form at least one geotextile liner roll in the collecting volume.

Reference to Related Applications

This application claims one or more inventions which were disclosed in Provisional Application No. 61/938,890, filed Feb. 12, 2014, entitled "Geotextile Rolling Apparatus". The benefit under 35 USC .sctn.119(e) of the United States provisional application is hereby claimed, and the aforementioned application is hereby incorporated herein by reference.

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