Patent Number: 6,945,739

Title: Apparatus and method for simultaneous in-ground installation of silt fence with wire mesh support

Abstract: This invention relates generally to the simultaneous in-ground anchoring of silt fence erosion barriers and wire mesh fencing, that includes a machine comprising a device for disrupting soil to create a trench, a device that simultaneously inserts portions of the silt fence and the wire mesh fencing into the trench and a device for backfilling the trench over the portions of the silt fence and wire mesh fencing that have been inserted in the trench so as to anchor the above-ground remainder of the silt fence and wire mesh fencing.

Inventors: Putman; Jessie (Ashville, AL)


International Classification: E01F 7/00 (20060101); E01F 7/02 (20060101); E02B 7/02 (20060101); E02B 007/02 (); E01F 007/02 ()

Expiration Date: 09/20/2022