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Ian Palmer, Clive M Seymour, Robert A J Dams: Application of fuel cells to power generation systems. Vickers Shipbuilding and Engineering, CJBD, Larson & Taylor, March 28, 1995: US05401589 (194 worldwide citation)

The invention is drawn to an electrical power generation system and a method of electrical power generation. The system includes a supply of hydrogen-containing fuel and a reformer for obtaining hydrogen therefrom, a supply of oxygen and a material for producing an exothermic reaction. The system al ...


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Bartram J Wright, Clive M Seymour, Victor W Adams, John P Catchpole: Electrical generating plant. Vickers Shipbuilding and Engineering, Pollock VandeSande & Priddy, August 25, 1992: US05141823 (36 worldwide citation)

There is disclosed an electrical generating plant, especially for use in a submarine, having dual modes of operation and which comprises a fuel cell which requires a supply of gaseous hydrogen and a supply of gaseous oxygen in order to generate an electrical output. First supply means supplies to th ...


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Peter W Murrell, John Calverley, Donald Williams, Douglas J Thomas: Apparatus for providing an electrical generator with a constant rotational speed from a variable speed input. Vickers Shipbuilding and Engineering, Arnold S Weintraub, October 4, 1988: US04774855 (26 worldwide citation)

An electrical generator drive which comprises a power source able to transmit power at a rotational speed which may fluctuate substantially in service, an electrical generator which requires a rotational input of power at a substantially constant speed, and a controllable drive transmission of high ...


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John B Gorst: Drive devices. Vickers Shipbuilding and Engineering, Bromberg & Sunstein, March 5, 1996: US05495788 (2 worldwide citation)

A drive device comprises driving and driven members, and first and second elements, one of the elements being movable with respect to the other. Energy derived from the coming together of the elements is stored, preferably hydraulically, and transferred to the driving member. Advantageously, the dri ...


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John R A Scott: Induction hardening of gear teeth. Vickers Shipbuilding and Engineering, Mason Kolehmainen Rathburn & Wyss, May 24, 1988: US04746101 (2 worldwide citation)

There is disclosed a process and apparatus for induction hardening of the flank, root and tip surfaces of the teeth of a gear so as to provide surface-hardened layer along said surfaces. An electrically energizable inductor head carries out traversing movement along the space between a pair of adjac ...


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James Bone: Article handling apparatus. Vickers Shipbuilding and Engineering, Mason Kolehmainen Rathburn & Wyss, August 18, 1987: US04687409

There is disclosed article handling apparatus (10) which is primarily intended for transferring ammunition shells to and from a storage magazine in a mobile weapons system such as a tank or warship. The apparatus comprises a storage magazine having a storage rack on which the articles can be stored, ...


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Catchpole John P, Adams Victor W, Wright Bartram J, Seymour Clive M: Groupe electrogene, Electrical generating plant. Catchpole John P, Vickers Shipbuilding And Engineering, Adams Victor W, Wright Bartram J, Seymour Clive M, SIM & MCBURNEY, December 8, 1992: CA1311264

-1- ABSTRACT OF THE DISCLOSURE There is disclosed an electrical generating plant,especially for use in a submarine, having dual modes ofoperation and which comprises a fuel cell which requiresa supply of gaseous hydrogen and a supply of gaseousoxygen in order to generate an electrical output. Firsts ...


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Bowe Peter Karl: Electronic text handling. Vickers Shipbuilding And Engineering, Bowe Peter Karl, HASELTINE LAKE Hazlitt House 28 Southampton Buildings Chancery Lane London WC2A 1AT, September 12, 1986: WO/1986/005294

An electronic text handling apparatus, wherein a source document is constituted as a bare text (24), consisting of the subject-matter of the document free from text formatting instructions, and mark-up codes (23), specifying the text format to be applied to the subject-matter, distinguished from the ...


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Palmer Ian, Seymour Clive Melvyn, Dams Robert Anthony John: Application of fuel cells to power generation systems. Vickers Shipbuilding And Engineering, Cjbd, Palmer Ian, Seymour Clive Melvyn, Dams Robert Anthony John, OVERBURY Richard Douglas, June 11, 1992: WO/1992/010009

An electric power generation system comprises a fuel cell (9) and supplies (1, 5) of substances to be treated so as to provide suitable reactants for the fuel cell. The heating and cooling requirements of the system as a whole are balanced as far as possible and a control system (17) is provided to ...