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Neil George Simpson, Greg Floyd Prusia, Stephen McDonald Carney, Thomas G Clayton, Andrew Peter Richardson, John R LeBlanc: Method of boosting a glass melting furnace using a roof mounted oxygen-fuel burner. The BOC Group, Joshua L Cohen, Salvatore P Pace, July 23, 2002: US06422041 (59 worldwide citation)

In an industrial glass furnace which contains recuperators, regenerators, electric boost or other devices for providing heat to glass batch material an oxy-fuel burner mounted in the roof of the furnace provides additional heat to melt the batch material. A method of mounting and using such a roof-m ...


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Neil George Simpson, Greg Floyd Prusia, Stephen McDonald Carney, Thomas G Clayton, Andrew Peter Richardson, John R LeBlanc: Method of boosting a glass melting furnace using a roof mounted oxygen-fuel burner. The BOC Group, Joshua L Cohen, March 16, 2004: US06705118 (42 worldwide citation)

In an industrial glass furnace which contains recuperators, regenerators, electric boost or other devices for providing heat to glass batch material an oxy-fuel burner mounted in the roof of the furnace provides additional heat to melt the batch material. A method of mounting and using such a roof-m ...


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Bharat Khuti, Clayton Coleman, David Rath, Ernest Rakaczky, Jim Leslie, Juan Peralta, George Simpson: Process control methods and apparatus for intrusion detection, protection and network hardening. Invensys Systems, Nutter McClennen & Fish, David J Powsner, Joshua T Matt, July 20, 2010: US07761923 (29 worldwide citation)

The invention provides an improved network and methods of operation thereof for use in or with process control systems, computer-based manufacturing or production control systems, environmental control systems, industrial control system, and the like (collectively, “control systems”). Those networks ...


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Neil George Simpson, Greg Floyd Prusia, Thomas G Clayton, Andrew Peter Richardson, John R LeBlanc: Method of heating a glass melting furnace using a roof mounted, staged combustion oxygen-fuel burner. The BOC Group, Joshua L Cohen, March 16, 2004: US06705117 (25 worldwide citation)

In an industrial glass furnace, which optionally contains recuperators, regenerators, electric boost or other devices for providing heat to glass batch material, at least one staged combustion oxy-fuel burner is mounted in the roof of the furnace to provide heat to melt the glass batch material by p ...


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Neil George Simpson, John R LeBlanc, Thomas G Clayton, Greg Floyd Prusia: Process of installing roof mounted oxygen-fuel burners in a glass melting furnace. The BOC Group, Joshua L Cohen, Salvatore P Page, April 1, 2003: US06540508 (16 worldwide citation)

A process for installing a refractory burner block in a glass furnace crown, wherein the glass furnace crown comprises a second refractory material different than the burner block refractory, includes installing a refractory crown block in the furnace crown, wherein the crown block refractory is com ...


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Thomas George Simpson: System and method for managing enterprise application configuration. JPMorgan Chase Bank N A, Lowenstein Sandler PC, March 3, 2009: US07499933 (15 worldwide citation)

A system and a method of managing configuration files of an application includes a database storing a plurality of configuration file parameters associated with one or more environments, a plurality of application component templates, and a plurality of pre-defined configuration files, wherein the p ...


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Bharat Khuti, Clayton Coleman, David Rath, Ernest Rakaczky, Jim Leslie, Juan Peralta, George Simpson: Process control methods and apparatus for intrusion detection, protection and network hardening. Invensys Systems, Nutter McClennen & Fish, David J Powsner, Joshua T Matt, November 3, 2009: US07614083 (13 worldwide citation)

The invention provides an improved network and methods of operation thereof for use in or with process control systems, computer-based manufacturing or production control systems, environmental control systems, industrial control system, and the like (collectively, “control systems”). Those networks ...


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Donald Prentice Satchell Jr, Neil George Simpson, Andrew Peter Richardson: Burner and combustion method for heating surfaces susceptible to oxidation or reduction. The BOC Group, Joshua L Cohen, Salvatore P Pace, June 26, 2001: US06250915 (12 worldwide citation)

A method of heating a surface provides for a central fuel rich jet having a peripheral shroud of substantially stoichiometric combustion products and one or more fuel lean jets each having a peripheral shroud of substantially stoichiometric combustion products. The fuel lean jets are placed around t ...


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Neil George Simpson, John R LeBlanc, Gregory Floyd Prusia: Gas injection for glass melting furnace to reduce refractory degradation. The BOC Group, Joshua L Cohen, January 30, 2007: US07168269 (10 worldwide citation)

A glass melting furnace has a gas inlet positioned proximate to a charging section oxy-fuel combustion region to introduce gas into the region and to at least partially displace gas having a partial pressure of alkali vapor from the region, and optionally a gas outlet is adapted to provide an exit f ...


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Neil George Simpson, John R LeBlanc, Gregory Floyd Prusia: Gas injection for glass melting furnace to reduce refractory degradation. Linde, Joshua L Cohen, March 2, 2010: US07669439 (6 worldwide citation)

A glass melting furnace has a gas inlet positioned proximate to a charging section oxy-fuel combustion region to introduce gas into the region and to at least partially displace gas having a partial pressure of alkali vapor from the region, and optionally a gas outlet is adapted to provide an exit f ...