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Leif Backlund, Mathias Jansson: Method for operating an LNG fuelled marine vessel and a corresponding marine vessel. Wartsila Finland Oy, Muncy Geissler Olds & Lowe P C, June 3, 2014: US08739719

A method for operating an LNG fuelled marine vessel having a propulsion system, a power plant and an LNG storage tank, whereby LNG is supplied as a gas fuel from the LNG storage tank to the power plant. The marine vessel deploys a fixed LNG storage tank and a removable LNG storage tank on board the ...


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Roger Gjerde: Double hose device. Safehose Holding, Alix Yale & Ristas, November 7, 2017: US09810351

Device for a double hose structure with an inner main hose and an outer cover hose defining an annular space giving buoyancy in water. At least one end is provided with a coupling member forming a mount for the main hose and the cover hose which at a free end merges into a threaded portion for conne ...


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Joel Weinstein, Aart R Pruysen, Steven M Jones, John Ansdell Houghton: System and method for preventing false flow measurements in a vibrating meter. Micro Motion, The Ollila Law Group, December 26, 2017: US09851239

A meter electronics (20) for a vibrating meter (5) is provided. The vibrating meter (5) includes a sensor assembly located within a pipeline (301). The sensor assembly (10) is in fluid communication with one or more fluid switches (309). The meter electronics (20) is configured to measure one or mor ...


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Sören Karlsson, Mathias Jansson, Martin Råholm, Ingvar Öst: LNG tank. WARTSILA FINLAND OY, Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney PC, July 11, 2017: US09702506

An LNG tank as disclosed can include an inner shell of stainless steel and an outer shell spaced at a distance from the inner shell, the inner and outer shells defining an isolation space therebetween. A double-walled pipe of stainless steel connected to the LNG tank can include an inner pipe. The o ...


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Joon Chae Lee, Dong Chan Kim, In Don Jung, Hyeong Won Kim, Chang Ho Je: Container ship and layout structure thereof. DAEWOO SHIPBUILDING & MARINE ENGINEERING, Knobbe Martens Olson & Bear, September 25, 2018: US10081413

A container ship and a layout structure thereof are disclosed. In the layout structure of the container ship of the present invention, an engine room, in which a propulsion engine receiving LNG as fuel is provided, is disposed under a main deck at the stern of the container ship, an LNG storage tank ...


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Joël Fusy: Ship to shore or ship to ship fluid product transfer arm. FMC Technologies, November 14, 2017: US09815530

A transfer arm for a fluid product includes a transfer pipe having sections linked by fluid-tight articulations and an end provided with a device for connecting the pipe to a target duct. A support structure for the pipe has an inner branch mounted on a base and an outer branch suspended from the in ...


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Mathias Jansson, Soren Karlsson: Method of starting gas delivery from a liquefied gas fuel system to a gas operated engine and a liquefied gas fuel system for a gas operated engine. WÄRTSILÄ FINLAND OY, Heslin Rothenberg Farley & Mesiti P C, Victor A Cardona Esq, January 9, 2018: US09863370

A method for starting gas delivery from a liquefied gas fuel system includes a fuel tank filled with liquefied gas by a filling procedure and the filling procedure resulting in the pressure in the tank being at least at an operational pressure required by the engine. The method pressure in the tank ...


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Klaus Stecklum, Norbert Grief: Device for the bunkering and assorted feeding of small parts. Rhein Nadel Automation Gesellschaft mit beschrankter Haftung, Martin A Farber, December 16, 1980: US04239120

A device for the bunkering and sorted feeding of small parts, particularly to processing machines, by which the small parts are removed from a bunker space in the bottom area of the bunker, which bunker space is refillable from the top, and via an intermediate inserted lifting unit are fed into the ...


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Mizanur Rahman Majumder: Multi-functional powerhouse tug and barge (PTB) system employed in an articulated tug and barge system and associated use thereof. Ashkan Najafi, July 11, 2017: US09701385

A PTB system includes a vessel (barge) having propulsion and maneuvering gears (shaft & propeller) without an engine or power source. The PTB system further includes a tug having a generator and a fuel source that powers the generator for supplying a power pack to power the propulsion and maneuverin ...


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David James Elms, Gregory Allen Hudspeth: Apparatus and method for gas-liquid separation. HAVEN TECHNOLOGY SOLUTIONS, November 14, 2017: US09815002

A multi-phase separation apparatus shapes fluid flow in a flow shaping line preferably shaped to have a plurality of loops with consecutively decreasing diameters. Shaping the two-phase flow drives the heavier, denser fluids to the outside wall of the flow shaping line and allows the lighter, less d ...