Arx Pax patented improved propulsion and control technique for hover engines for its hyperloop transport technology. The technology can also be used in elevators. The hover engines use magnetic fields to induce eddy currents and generate lift. Specific Magnet configurations are used to generate thrust.
Publication number: US9,254,759
Patent Title: Propulsion and control for a magnetically lifted vehicle
Publication type: Grant
Publication date: 9 Feb 2016
Filing date: 11 Jun 2015
Original Assignee: Arx Pax, LLC