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Deborah A Madden, Michael J Holmes: Alkaline sorbent injection for mercury control. McDermott Technology, Robert C Baraona, March 4, 2003: US06528030 (60 worldwide citation)

A mercury removal system for removing mercury from combustion flue gases is provided in which alkaline sorbents at generally extremely low stoichiometric molar ratios of alkaline earth or an alkali metal to sulfur of less than 1.0 are injected into a power plant system at one or more locations to re ...


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Gerald T Amrhein: Mercury removal in utility wet scrubber using a chelating agent. McDermott Technology, Robert C Baraona, Eric Marich, December 11, 2001: US06328939 (30 worldwide citation)

A method for capturing and reducing the mercury content of an industrial flue gas such as that produced in the combustion of a fossil fuel or solid waste adds a chelating agent, such as ethylenediaminetetraacetic acid (EDTA) or other similar compounds like HEDTA, DTPA and/or NTA, to the flue gas bei ...


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Paul S Nolan, Ralph T Bailey, William Downs: Method for controlling elemental mercury emissions. The Babcock & Wilcox Company, McDermott Technology, Eric Marich, Robert C Baraona, February 15, 2005: US06855859 (28 worldwide citation)

Chlorine and sulfide species are separately introduced to a flue gas passing through a scrubber in order to remove the elemental and oxidized mercury from the gas through the precipitation of mercuric sulfide at near 100% efficiency.


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Thomas A Artman: Superconducting cable-in-conduit low resistance splice. BWX Technologies, Robert C Baraona, June 24, 2003: US06583351 (22 worldwide citation)

A low resistance splice connects two cable-in-conduit superconductors to each other. Dividing collars for arranging sub-cable units from each conduit are provided, along with clamping collars for mating each sub-cable wire assembly to form mated assemblies. The mated assemblies ideally can be accomp ...


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William Paul Prueter, Daniel Patrick Birmingham, Matthew James Reed: Compact, high-efficiency, gas/liquid separator method and apparatus. McDermott Technology, Robert C Baraona, Eric Marich, April 2, 2002: US06364940 (20 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for separating a wellhead fluid mixture containing oil and gas phases obtained from hydrocarbon production systems into its constituent parts employs a pressure vessel having an inlet for entry of the wellhead fluids mixture and an outlet for exit of a separated gas referred t ...


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Paul S Nolan, William Downs, Ralph T Bailey, Stanley J Vecci: Use of sulfide-containing liquors for removing mercury from flue gases. The Babcock & Wilcox Company, McDermott Technology, Robert C Baraona, Eric Marich, January 7, 2003: US06503470 (19 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus for reducing and removing mercury in industrial gases, such as a flue gas, produced by the combustion of fossil fuels, such as coal, adds sulfide ions to the flue gas as it passes through a scrubber. Ideally, the source of these sulfide ions may include at least one of: sulfid ...


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David A Kaplin, James X Wu: Electrochemical cell with improved internal contact. Eveready Battery Co, Robert C Baraona, Russell H Toye Jr, November 17, 2009: US07618742 (13 worldwide citation)

An electrochemical battery cell with an electrical lead for electrical contact between one of the cell's electrodes and the side of the cell container. A portion of the lead, disposed between the electrode assembly and the side wall of the container, includes an initially non-planar shape that is in ...


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Jonathan T Mackey: Hardware integration system. Monode Marking Products, McDonald Hopkins Co LPA, Robert C Baraona, December 13, 2005: US06974082 (13 worldwide citation)

An integrated marking system is described wherein means for marking or encoding information, preferably in the form of a plurality of machines, are linked and controlled in conjunction with means for processing information. Essentially, the means for processing information can be a software program, ...


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Dennis Wayne Johnson, Pervaje Ananda Bhat, Thomas Robert Goots: Method and system for SO.sub.2 and SO.sub.3 control by dry sorbent/reagent injection and wet scrubbing. The Babcock & Wilcox Company, R J Edwards, Eric Marich, Robert C Baraona, November 7, 2000: US06143263 (12 worldwide citation)

A method and system for removing SO.sub.3 and SO.sub.2 a flue gas produced by the burning of a fossil fuel. Particulates are removed from the flue gas to produce partially cleaned flue gas. A sufficient amount of calcium-based, sodium based or magnesium-based dry sorbent, preferably having a particl ...


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Thomas N Carr, Cheng Yo Chen, Robin M Converse, Robert M Harrell, Daniel M Houser, Charles F Kasischke, Gautam K Chaudhury: Method for fabricating and assembling a floating offshore structure. SparTec, D Neil LaHaye, Robert C Baraona, Eric Marich, May 20, 2003: US06565286 (12 worldwide citation)

A method for fabricating sections of a floating offshore spar type structure and mating the sections offshore. A buoyant hard tank is fabricated vertically. The hard tank is then transported in a vertical orientation to a site where it is mated to a truss section of the spar structure offshore while ...