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Bernard Goldberg, Arthur Herman Hale, David Scott Miller, Harold J Vinegar: Time sequenced heating of multiple layers in a hydrocarbon containing formation. Shell Oil Company, December 22, 2009: US07635023 (195 worldwide citation)

A method for treating a hydrocarbon containing formation may include providing heat to a first hydrocarbon layer in the formation from a first heater located in an opening in the formation. The opening and the first heater may have a horizontal or inclined portion located in the first hydrocarbon la ...


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David Scott Miller: Heating hydrocarbon containing formations in a line drive staged process. Shell Oil Company, July 21, 2009: US07562707 (175 worldwide citation)

Method for treating a hydrocarbon containing formation are described herein. Methods may include providing heat to a first section of the formation with one or more first heaters in the first section. First hydrocarbons may be heated in the first section such that at least some of the first hydrocar ...


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Eric Pierre de Rouffignac, Monica M Pingo Almada, David Scott Miller: Heating hydrocarbon containing formations in a checkerboard pattern staged process. Shell Oil Company, June 2, 2009: US07540324 (174 worldwide citation)

Method for treating a hydrocarbon containing formation are described herein. Methods may include providing heat to two or more first sections of the formation with one or more first heaters in two or more of the first sections. The provided heat may mobilize first hydrocarbons in two or more of the ...


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Harold J Vinegar, Xueying Xie, David Scott Miller: Varying heating in dawsonite zones in hydrocarbon containing formations. Shell Oil Company, July 7, 2009: US07556096 (174 worldwide citation)

A method for treating an oil shale formation comprising dawsonite includes assessing a dawsonite composition of one or more zones in the formation. Heat from one or more heaters is provided to the formation such that different amounts of heat are provided to zones with different dawsonite compositio ...


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Harold J Vinegar, David Scott Miller: Heating hydrocarbon containing formations in a spiral startup staged sequence. Shell Oil Company, December 15, 2009: US07631690 (154 worldwide citation)

Methods for treating a hydrocarbon containing formation are described herein. Methods may include treating a first zone of the formation. Treatment of a plurality of zones of the formation may be begun at selected times after the treatment of the first zone begins. The treatment of at least two succ ...


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Harold J Vinegar, Xueying Xie, David Scott Miller, Jean Charles Ginestra: Varying properties along lengths of temperature limited heaters. Shell Oil Company, July 26, 2011: US07986869 (74 worldwide citation)

A system for heating a subsurface formation is described. The system includes an elongated heater in an opening in the formation. The elongated heater includes two or more portions along the length of the heater that have different power outputs. At least one portion of the elongated heater includes ...


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David Scott Miller, Uzo Philip Uwechue: Irregular spacing of heat sources for treating hydrocarbon containing formations. Shell Oil Company, June 12, 2012: US08196658 (55 worldwide citation)

A method for treating a hydrocarbon containing formation includes providing heat input to a first section of the formation from one or more heat sources located in the first section. Fluids are produced from the first section through a production well located at or near the center of the first secti ...


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David Scott Miller, Joe Howard Crew, Clare Cecelia Dickey, Lawrence A Pevoar, Harry Winn Collins: Scale for weighing and determining a price of an item. Premark FEG L L C, Thompson Hine, April 26, 2005: US06884946 (11 worldwide citation)

A scale for weighing an item and determining a price for the item includes a weighing station for receiving the item, the weighing station producing at least one weight indicative signal. A scale controller receives the weight indicative signal and determines the price for the item based upon the we ...


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Carla A Monnier, Mark Edward Eberhardt Jr, David Scott Miller, James Carl Meyer: Scale with automatic offline indication and related method. Premark FEG L L C, Thompson Hine, February 8, 2011: US07886230 (7 worldwide citation)

A scale and associated methods automatically identify when a food product pricing scale is in an offline condition and changes a color condition on the scale display to alert scale operators of the offline condition.


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Carla A Monnier, Mark Edward Eberhardt Jr, David Scott Miller, James Carl Meyer: Scale with automatic offline indication and related method. PREMARK FEG L L C, Thompson Hine, September 5, 2017: US09752922 (2 worldwide citation)

A scale and associated method automatically identify when a food product pricing scale is in an offline condition and changes a color condition on the scale display to alert scale operators of the offline condition.