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Paul J Pekrul, Alfred W Thiele: Method and apparatus for automatic abnormal events monitor in operating plants. Rockwell International Corporation, L Lee Humphries, Henry Kolin, Clark E DeLarvin, November 29, 1977: US04060716 (151 worldwide citation)

An apparatus and method for automatically monitoring dynamic signals, such as from vibration sensors, in an operating industrial or other plant to identify abnormal events, draw conclusions as to their severity, and indicate action to be taken, utilizing a computer to control the scanning of one or ...


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Alan Z Ullman, Jacob Silverman, Joseph Friedman: Hydropyrolysis process. Rockwell International Corporation, H Fredrick Hamann, Harry B Field, Clark E DeLarvin, July 1, 1986: US04597776 (93 worldwide citation)

An improved process for producing a methane-enriched gas wherein a hydrogen-deficient carbonaceous material is treated with a hydrogen-containing pyrolysis gas at an elevated temperature and pressure to produce a product gas mixture including methane, carbon monoxide and hydrogen. The improvement co ...


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Bruce A Harbolt, Perry L Murata: Transportable cargo container. Union Oil Company of California, Clark E DeLarvin, Gregory F Wrizbicki, December 3, 1991: US05069352 (64 worldwide citation)

A substantially rigid inner container is positioned on a upper surface of a floor of an outer container. The inner container is sized to receive at least partial support from the outer container and to have a volume such that when filled to a maximum capacity the total weight of the inner container, ...


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Carl L Oberg, George A Hood: Dense-phase feeder method. Rockwell International Corporation, L Lee Humphries, Henry Kolin, Clark E DeLarvin, March 4, 1980: US04191500 (57 worldwide citation)

A method for the dense-phase flow of particulate solids utilizes a pressurized feeder and flow splitter which transports and equally divides particulate material at essentially the bulk density with only the gas contained in interstices of the solid particles being used to transport the particles. T ...


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Frederick D Raniere, Merlin D Schuman: Method of controlling pyrolysis temperature. Rockwell International Corporation, H Fredrick Hamann, Harry B Field, Clark E DeLarvin, February 9, 1988: US04724272 (49 worldwide citation)

A method of controlling temperature during a pyrolysis reaction wherein the predominant pyrolysis reactions are endothermic. A fuel and oxidizer are combusted in a combustion zone to produce a hot gas stream at a superatmospheric pressure. The hot gas stream is then passed through a converging-diver ...


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Owen W Dykema: Combustion method. Rockwell International Corporation, Henry Kolin, Clark E DeLarvin, H Fredrick Hamann, January 24, 1984: US04427362 (42 worldwide citation)

A method for substantially reducing emissions of nitrogenous compounds such as NO.sub.x formed during fuel combustion. The fuel is combusted with an oxygen-containing gas in an amount from about 45 to 75% of the total stoichiometric amount of oxygen required for complete combustion of the fuel. The ...


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Arthur L Kohl: Gasification of black liquor. Rockwell International Corporation, H Fredrick Hamann, Harry B Field, Clark E DeLarvin, July 28, 1987: US04682985 (40 worldwide citation)

A concentrated aqueous black liquor containing carbonaceous material and alkali metal sulfur compounds is treated in a gasifier vessel containing a relatively shallow molten salt pool at its bottom to form a combustible gas and a sulfide-rich melt. The gasifier vessel, which is preferably pressurize ...


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LeRoy F Grantham: Treatment of organic waste. Rockwell International Corporation, L Lee Humphries, Henry Kolin, Clark E DeLarvin, March 20, 1979: US04145396 (36 worldwide citation)

An organic waste containing at least one element selected from the group consisting of strontium, cesium, iodine and ruthenium is treated to achieve a substantial reduction in the volume of the waste and provide for fixation of the selected element in an inert salt. The method of treatment comprises ...


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LeRoy F Grantham: Disposal of PCB. Rockwell International Corporation, L Lee Humphries, Henry Kolin, Clark E DeLarvin, January 20, 1981: US04246255 (36 worldwide citation)

A process for the decomposition of polychlorinated biphenyls (PCB's) with negligible environmental pollution. The process comprises feeding the PCB and a source of oxygen to a molten salt comprising an alkali metal carbonate and preferably also an alkali metal sulfate to decompose the PCB by pyrolys ...


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Kenneth M Barclay, James R Birk, William E Parkins: Process for production of synthesis gas. Rockwell International Corporation, L Lee Humphries, Henry Kolin, Clark E DeLarvin, April 12, 1977: US04017271 (31 worldwide citation)

A process for the production of a synthesis gas, capable of being upgraded to a high BTU pipeline gas, by the partial oxidation and substantially complete gasification of a carbonaceous material under CO-promoting conditions wherein the carbonaceous material, oxygen, and recycled carbon dioxide from ...