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Michael Tvetene Phones & Addresses

  • 1400 Poly Dr, Billings, MT 59102 (406) 259-7048
  • 1400 Poly Dr #8A, Billings, MT 59102 (406) 259-7048
  • 6844 S Frontage Rd, Billings, MT 59101
  • Clinton, MT
  • Woodinville, WA

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Michael Tvetene

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Address:
6844 S Frontage Rd, Billings, MT 59101
VIN:
JTHGL46F775000422
Make:
LEXUS
Model:
LS 460
Year:
2007

Business Records

Name / Title
Company / Classification
Phones & Addresses
Michael T. Tvetene
Principal
Viking Land, LLC
Nonclassifiable Establishments
PO Box 80390, Billings, MT 59108
6844 S Frontage Rd, Billings, MT 59101

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Us Patents

Sod Harvester

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US Patent:
6364027, Apr 2, 2002
Filed:
Jun 26, 2000
Appl. No.:
09/603161
Inventors:
Donald Tvetene - Billings MT,
Michael Tvetene - Billings MT,
Gregg Tvetene - Billings MT,
International Classification:
A01B 7900
US Classification:
172 1, 172 19
Abstract:
A method the method of transferring a roll of sod while inhibiting an unwinding of the roll of sod comprising the steps of: (a) rolling a slab of sod into a first sod roll; (b) forcing the first sod roll onto a sod roll handling mechanism containing a second sod roll with the first sod roll forming pressure contact with the second sod roll on the sod roll handling mechanism; and (c) advancing the sod roll handling mechanism with the second sod roll while maintaining the first sod roll and the second sod roll in pressure contact to thereby inhibit the unwinding of the first sod roll as the first sod roll is transferred to the handling mechanism and an sod harvester guidance system for maintaining a full cut.

Sod Harvester

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US Patent:
6681864, Jan 27, 2004
Filed:
Dec 11, 2001
Appl. No.:
10/016546
Inventors:
Donald Tvetene - Billings MT,
Michael Tvetene - Billings MT,
Gregg Tvetene - Billings MT,
International Classification:
A01B 4504
US Classification:
172 20, 56 102 F
Abstract:
A method the method of transferring a roll of sod while inhibiting an unwinding of the roll of sod comprising the steps of: (a) rolling a slab of sod into a first sod roll; (b) forcing the first sod roll onto a sod roll handling mechanism containing a second sod roll with the first sod roll forming pressure contact with the second sod roll on the sod roll handling mechanism; and (c) advancing the sod roll handling mechanism with the second sod roll while maintaining the first sod roll and the second sod roll in pressure contact to thereby inhibit the unwinding of the first sod roll as the first sod roll is transferred to the handling mechanism and an sod harvester guidance system for maintaining a full cut.

Sod Stacker

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US Patent:
6783318, Aug 31, 2004
Filed:
Aug 22, 2002
Appl. No.:
10/226365
Inventors:
Theodore Tvetene - Billings MT,
Donald Tvetene - Billings MT,
Michael Tvetene - Billings MT,
Gregg Tvetene - Billings MT,
International Classification:
B65G 5700
US Classification:
4147897, 4147917, 414502, 172 20
Abstract:
A towable sod stacker having a pallet holder for holding a stack of sod, a conveyor for receiving and temporarily storing a plurality of cut sod slabs and a sod pickup mechanism for lifting the plurality of cut sod sections from the conveyor and vertically placing the sod slabs in any of four positions on the pallet to provide an alternately stacked pallet of sod slabs with the towable stacker conveyor laterally displaceable to permit an operator to on-the-go dump a spoiled sod slab from the conveyor.

Sod Stacker

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US Patent:
2005005, Mar 17, 2005
Filed:
Aug 18, 2004
Appl. No.:
10/921769
Inventors:
Theodore Tvetene - Billings MT,
Donald Tvetene - Billings MT,
Michael Tvetene - Billings MT,
Gregg Tvetene - Billings MT,
International Classification:
A01B045/04
US Classification:
414111000
Abstract:
A towable sod stacker having a pallet holder for holding a stack of sod, a conveyor for receiving and temporarily storing a plurality of cut sod slabs and a sod pickup and transport mechanism for lifting the plurality of cut sod sections from the conveyor and vertically placing the sod slabs in any of four positions on the pallet to provide an alternately stacked pallet of sod slabs with the towable stacker conveyor laterally displaceable to permit an operator to on-the-go dump a spoiled sod slab from the conveyor

Bi-Directional Vehicle

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US Patent:
6050367, Apr 18, 2000
Filed:
Jun 22, 1998
Appl. No.:
9/102116
Inventors:
Theodore Tvetene - Billings MT
Donald Tvetene - Billings MT
Michael Tvetene - Billings MT
Gregg Tvetene - Billings MT
International Classification:
B66F 922
US Classification:
187234
Abstract:
A load stabilizing bi-directional vehicle having a steerable front and a steerable rear wheel and a pair of lateral wheels for maintaining the balance of the bi-directional vehicle. The bi-directional vehicles includes a first set of lift forks facing in a first direction and a second set of lift forks facing in a second direction and a drive module that is positionable in either the first direction or the second direction to enable the operator to face a first set of sod pallets as the first set of lift forks are driven into lifting engagement with the first set of sod pallets and to face a second set of sod pallets as the second set of lift forks are driven into lifting engagement with the second set of sod pallets therewith by rotating the driver module in the opposite direction.

Sod Harvester

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US Patent:
6296063, Oct 2, 2001
Filed:
Jan 25, 1999
Appl. No.:
9/236170
Inventors:
Donald Tvetene - Billings MT
Michael Tvetene - Billings MT
Gregg Tvetene - Billings MT
International Classification:
A01B 4504
US Classification:
172 19
Abstract:
A method and an automatic sod harvester for on-the-go cutting, rolling and storing of sod with the sod harvester including a sod cutter for freeing a section of sod from a sod field, a sod roller for rolling the section of sod into a sod roll, a sod roll accumulator having a sod troughs therein for receiving and holding a plurality of sod rolls therein and a sod roll pickup mechanism for lifting the sod rolls on the sod roll accumulator and transferring the sod rolls to a sod carrier for delivery of the sod rolls to a remote location.
Michael T Tvetene from Billings, MT, age ~64 Get Report