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Floating oil boom cleaning apparatus

A floating cleaning device that cleans marine growth from float and skirt type oil booms. The cleaning device is a floating platform with ramps at the front and rear with tracks that guide the movement of the oil boom past a series of spray washers supplied with pressurized water to remove the marine growth from the oil boom.
Inventors: 

Kevin L. Hackett

Patent Number: 
US6592681
Patent Issue Date: 
August 15, 2003
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