US Patent No. 10,633,887

BOLLARD SETTING AND INSTALLATION SYSTEM


Patent No. 10,633,887
Issue Date April 28, 2020
Title Bollard Setting And Installation System
Inventorship Thomas G. Fisher, Dickinson, ND (US)
Gregory L. Schafer, Dickinson, ND (US)
Assignee TGR Construction, Inc., Tempe, AZ (US)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,633,887

1. A bollard setting and installation system, comprising:a vehicle adapted to traverse a ground surface, wherein the vehicle includes:
an arm extending from the vehicle;
an arm coupler connected to the arm; and
a plurality of wheels or a plurality of tracks connected to a motor;
a lifting frame connected to the arm coupler of the arm of the vehicle, wherein the lifting frame is comprised of a first plurality of bollard receivers, wherein each of the first plurality of bollard receivers is adapted to receive one of a plurality of bollards such that the plurality of bollards are arranged in a desired spacing and orientation;
a plurality of clamps connected to the lifting frame, wherein each of the plurality of clamps extends between a pair of the plurality of bollards, wherein the plurality of bollards are removably connected to the lifting frame by the plurality of clamps in the desired spacing and orientation; and
a setting frame positioned on the ground surface, wherein the setting frame is adapted to receive the plurality of bollards in the desired spacing and orientation, wherein the setting frame is comprised of a second plurality of bollard receivers, wherein each of the second plurality of bollard receivers is adapted to receive one of the plurality of bollards, wherein the lifting frame is adapted to retrieve the plurality of bollards in the desired spacing and orientation from the setting frame.