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Simon Andre: Storage device for nuclear fuel rods.. Acec, March 9, 1983: EP0073287-A1 (40 worldwide citation)

1. Storage device for nuclear fuel rods, comprising racks (2) resting on a group of supports (3) constituted by a stack of plates (7, 8, 9) separated from one another by pairs (10) of rollers (12), characterised in that at least two plate-type supports are equipped with a voluntary displacement mech ...


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Rym Christian: Voltage regulating device. ACEC, Blumenthal David A, Schwartz Arthur, Robic Raymond A, July 22, 1975: US3896368 (23 worldwide citation)

Device for regulating the voltage of an electric energy source constituted of a group of solar cells gathered into modules. Each module have one terminal connected to a common conductor and an other terminal connected through a diode to a distribution conductor. The device comprises electronic inter ...


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De Baere Luc: Process and installation for anaerobic digestion.. Acec, January 16, 1985: EP0131319-A1 (21 worldwide citation)

Dans un procédé de traitement de matières organiques comprenant une phase de préparation dans laquelle des matières organiques à digérer sont mélangées avec un inoculant approprié et introduit dans un digesteur anaérobie (6), les matières organiques sont mélangées à l'inoculant dans un mélangeur (3) ...


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Gouttierre Jean: Floor cleaning machine.. Acec, April 16, 1980: EP0009844-A1 (17 worldwide citation)

Floor cleaning machine comprising a frame (1, 11) with wheels (2) which can be manoeuvred by means of an arm (8), rotating brushes (23), and a hose (25) for sucking dirty liquid connected by means of a hose (28) to a separator (14), followed by an air-sucking turbine (28). The invention is character ...


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Van Gucht Albert, Grimes Paul J, Mc Lean George S: Motor and compressor combination.. Acec, January 4, 1989: EP0297691-A1 (17 worldwide citation)

Motor and compressor combination characterised in that it essentially comprises an electric motor (5) of the variable frequency- controlled asynchronous type and at least one centrifugal compressor wheel (17, 19) mounted overhanging on the shaft (11) of the said motor (5).


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George S McLean, Paul J Grimes, Albert van Gucht: Method of operating a combined cycle electric power plant. Acec Power Systems, Vaden Eickenroht Thompson & Boulware, September 15, 1987: US04693072 (14 worldwide citation)

A method of operating a combined cycle electric power plant at a measuring and regulating station of a gas transmission line is disclosed where gas at high pressure is being delivered from the transmission line to a lower pressure line, such as a gas distribution system, comprising the steps of supp ...


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Pierre Bawin, Roland Botte, Jean Marie Edebouw, Dominique Gilon: Electric motor with high power and high rotational speed. Gec Alsthon Acec Energie, Chilton Alix & Van Kirk, February 27, 1996: US05495133 (10 worldwide citation)

A squirrel cage type rotor for a high speed electric motor comprises longitudinally extending bars which are in electrical contact with, but not affixed to, conductive end rings of the rotor. The bars are electrically conductive and are each affixed to the armature core at a single point located int ...


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Burny Gilbert, Dalle Robert, Collet Jacques: Strain simulator for flight controls. Ateliers De Constructions Electriques de Charleroi ACEC, Robic Raymond A, Kennedy J Ernest, Schwartz Arthur, April 23, 1974: US3805413 (10 worldwide citation)

A strain simulator for flight controls comprising a frame, at least one flight control mounted on the frame, a resilient device simulating the reaction of a rudder or an aileron of an aircraft, and at least one linkage element interconnecting the flight control to the resilient device. The resilient ...


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Joseph Claes: Redundant process control system. Cegelec Acec, Lee Mann Smith McWilliams Sweeney & Ohlson, July 23, 2002: US06424258 (10 worldwide citation)

The present invention relates to a redundant process control system including at least one control unit (PLC


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Lesceux Rene, Bonhomme Henri, Defosse Georges: Extremely fast circuit breaker assisted by semiconductors.. Acec, June 11, 1986: EP0184566-A1 (9 worldwide citation)

The circuit breaker described in the illustrative embodiment comprises a plunger 21 sliding inside an insulating box 20 and along a central shaft 22. The plunger 21 consists of an energising winding 25 and a magnetic yoke 26 which in cooperation with an armature 28 fix the plunger 21 solidly to the ...