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Darlinger Edward P, Downs William, Stewart Jack F: Absorption optimization apparatus. September 10, 1974: US3834129 (28 worldwide citation)

A wet scrubbing module for removal of particulate matter and gaseous sulphur oxides from flue gases where the liquid effluents from particulate removal and gaseous sulphur oxide absorbtion is separated to minimize intermixing of the wet scrubbing materials.


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Nolan Paul S, Bailey Ralph T, Downs William: Method for removing mercury from flue gas. Babcock & Wilcox Co, Mcdermott Technology, June 12, 2002: EP1213046-A1 (20 worldwide citation)

Chlorine (11) and sulfide (1) species are separately introduced to a flue gas (2) passing through a scrubber (12) 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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Downs William, Farthing George A Jr: Bromine addition for the improved removal of mercury from flue gas. The Babcock & Wilcox Company, Downs William, Farthing George A Jr, MARICH Eric, October 6, 2005: WO/2005/092477 (17 worldwide citation)

Bromine-containing compounds (10), added to the coal (16), or to the boiler combustion furnace (14), are used to enhance the oxidation of mercury, thereby enhancing the overall removal of mercury in downstream pollution control devices. The method is applicable to utility power plants equipped with ...


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Doyle John B, Pirsh Ed A, Downs William: Controlling emission of pollutants from coal-fired boiler systems.. Babcock & Wilcox Co, May 25, 1988: EP0268353-A1 (10 worldwide citation)

In a method of controlling emission of SO x, NO x and particulates from a coal-fired boiler system, that includes a boiler (10), an economiser (12) and a fabric filter baghouse (16), a reagent/catalyst in powdered form is added (26) into the combustion flue gas stream intermediate the boiler (10) an ...


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Downs William: Fossil fuel flue gas scrubbing.. Babcock & Wilcox Co, July 24, 1991: EP0437941-A1 (7 worldwide citation)

In wet scrubbing of flue gases from a fossil fuel fired plant, a dust collector (12) removes fly ash and dust from the flue gases and the dust free gas is supplied to a prescrubber (34) having a scrubbing liquor return line (36) to spray scrubbing slurry into the flue gases to produce a slurry in a ...


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GILHAM Jeff Jay, DOWNS William Gregory: PROCÉDÉS ET SYSTÈMES POUR DÉTERMINER UNE HIÉRARCHIE DALARME GÉRÉE PAR DE MULTIPLES PARAMÈTRES DURANT UNE SURVEILLANCE DE PATIENT, METHODS AND SYSTEMS TO DETERMINE MULTI-PARAMETER MANAGED ALARM HIERARCHY DURING PATIENT MONITORING. SPACELABS HEALTHCARE, GILHAM Jeff Jay, DOWNS William Gregory, ANSARI Hazim, September 20, 2012: WO/2012/125135 (7 worldwide citation)

The present specification discloses systems and methods of patient monitoring in which multiple sensors are used to detect physiological parameters and the data from those sensors are correlated to determine if an alarm should, or should not, be issued, thereby resulting in more precise alarms and f ...


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VANGILDER James, STEURER Robert, DOWNS William Gregory, WALTERS Patricia Ruth: POSTE DE SURVEILLANCE CENTRALISÉ CONFIGURABLE PAR UN UTILISATEUR, USER CONFIGURABLE CENTRAL MONITORING STATION. SPACELABS HEALTHCARE, VANGILDER James, STEURER Robert, DOWNS William Gregory, WALTERS Patricia Ruth, ANSARI Hazim, November 22, 2012: WO/2012/158720 (6 worldwide citation)

The invention provides a dynamic central monitoring station having multiple touch screens for displaying numerical and graphical representation of vital statistics of one or more patients. The central monitoring station is connected to one or more bedside monitors and telemetry devices. The multiple ...


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Downs William, Fitt John Morris: An electrical appliance for the inspection of the interior of casks, jars or other vessels or chambers.. Downs William, Fitt John Morris, July 8, 1918: GB117285-A (5 worldwide citation)

117,285. Downs, W., and Fitt, J. M. June 7, 1917. Casks and the like, lamps for inspecting interiors of.-An electric appliance for interior illumination comprises a flexible metal tube a which forms one conductor and encloses a return conductor, and is provided at one end with means for engagement w ...


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Downs William, Rackley John M: Combustion of coal-water slurries.. Babcock & Wilcox Co, June 19, 1985: EP0145389-A2 (4 worldwide citation)

A method of burning a coal-water (50), capable of being retrofitted to oil and gas fired industrial and utility steam boilers or as original equipment in new units, uses essentially pure oxygen (36), oxygenenriched air or hydrogen-oxygen mixtures as an atomising fluid in a burner atomiser (12).


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Doyle John B, Pirsh Ed A, Downs William: Controlling emission of pollutants from coal-fired boiler systems.. Babcock & Wilcox Co, January 29, 1992: EP0468540-A1 (3 worldwide citation)

In a method of controlling emission of SOx, NOx and particulates from a coal-fired boiler system, that includes a boiler(10), an economiser (12) and a fabric filter baghouse (16), areagent/catalyst in powdered form is added (26) into the combustionflue gas stream intermediate the boiler (10) and eco ...