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Kevin Peel, Timothy James Shepherd, Geoffrey Hawke Whale, Paul Vigars, Nicholas John Beck: Ablutionary installations. Kohler Mira, Greer Burns & Crain, October 25, 2011: US08043556 (2 worldwide citation)

An ablutionary installation including a mixing valve having respective inlets for hot and cold water and an outlet for temperature controlled water, a temperature sensor for monitoring outlet water temperature and providing a signal representative of the outlet water temperature to an electronic con ...


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Christopher Shane Huxley Reynard, Paul Vigars: Underwater structures. Tidal Generation, Oliff & Berridge, June 11, 2013: US08459945 (1 worldwide citation)

An underwater structure includes a power generation apparatus and a supporting structure. A coupling is provided that allows attachment of the power generating device to the submerged support structure. The coupling incorporates the function of a yaw bearing allowing rotation of the power generating ...


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Paul Vigars: Orientation device for water current power generating apparatus. Tidal Generation, Husch Blackwell, April 3, 2012: US08147195 (1 worldwide citation)

A water current generating device is provided that consists of a main body and a horizontal axis rotor attached by a mechanical connection to a fixed support structure. Under the action of one or more hydrodynamic thrusters, the main body of the turbine is rotated about a desired axis of rotation to ...


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Paul Vigars, Benjamin Palethorpe: Water-based power generation installations. Tidal Generation, Dority & Manning P A, May 24, 2016: US09347424 (1 worldwide citation)

A water-based power generating installation includes a water based power generating device operable to derive power from a body of water, and to export that power via a power export cable, and an infrastructure arrangement for providing a power export connection from the installation, and including ...


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Paul Vigars, Daniel Haworth, Christopher Huxley Reynard, Alan Smith: Power generating equipment. TIDAL GENERATION, Oliff, July 21, 2015: US09086049 (1 worldwide citation)

Power generating equipment comprises a support structure adapted to be disposed on the bed of a body of water, a buoyant power generating apparatus having a center of buoyancy, a winching device releasably engageable with the power generating apparatus, and operable to pay out and to retract a flexi ...


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Paul Vigars: Water current power generation systems. Tidal Generation, Dority & Manning P A, August 22, 2017: US09739254

An underwater structure includes a power generation unit, which includes a main body, a mounting portion which extends from the main body and which defines a mounting axis, and a support structure adapted for engagement with a bed of a body of water, and support housing. The mounting portion defines ...


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Paul Vigars, Christopher Germain, Daniel Haworth, Richard Goss: Connection systems. Tidal Generation, Dority & Manning P A, December 19, 2017: US09845785

A connection system for connecting a first connection point with a second connection point, the second connection point being arranged for rotation and translation with respect to the first connection point, the connection system includes a first connection point, a first support surface moveable li ...


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Kevin Peel, Timothy James Shepherd, Geoffrey Hawke Whale, Paul Vigars, Nicholas John Beck: Ablutionary Installations. Greer Burns & Crain, May 15, 2008: US20080112843-A1

An ablutionary installation including a mixing valve having respective inlets for hot and cold water and an outlet for temperature controlled water, a temperature sensor for monitoring outlet water temperature and providing a signal representative of the outlet water temperature to an electronic con ...


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Paul Vigars: Orientation device for water current power generating apparatus. Husch Blackwell Sanders, Husch Blackwell Sanders Welsh & Katz, February 18, 2010: US20100038911-A1

A water current generating device is provided that consists of a main body and a horizontal axis rotor attached by a mechanical connection to a fixed support structure. Under the action of one ore more hydrodynamic thrusters, the main body of the turbine is rotated about a desired axis of rotation t ...


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Christopher Shane Huxley Reynard, Paul Vigars: UNDERWATER STRUCTURES. TIDAL GENERATION, Husch Blackwell Sanders Husch Blackwell Sanders Welsh & Katz, May 27, 2010: US20100129221-A1

An underwater structure includes a power generation apparatus and a supporting structure. A coupling is provided that allows attachment of the power generating device to the submerged support structure. The coupling incorporates the function of a yaw bearing allowing rotation of the power generating ...