Heat transfer in the liquefied gas regasification process
A system and apparatus for regasifying liquefied natural gas (LNG) and other cryogenic liquids on a continuous basis utilizing improved atmospheric air...
Regasification of LNG using ambient air and supplemental heat
Liquefied natural gas is regasified to form natural gas, including circulation of an intermediate fluid between a vaporizer and an ambient air heater, where the...
Water vapor distillation apparatus, method and system
A fluid vapor distillation apparatus. The apparatus includes a source fluid input, and an evaporator condenser apparatus. The evaporator condenser apparatus...
Cryogenic vacuum break thermal coupler
A novel thermal coupler apparatus and method to couple a cryocooler or another cooling device to a superconducting magnet or cooled object allows for...
Thermoelectric personal environment appliance
A personal environment appliance is disclosed in which a person in a localized area can individually control the ambient conditions of the person's localized...
Seal structure for gas turbine combustor
Provided is a seal structure, according to the present invention, for sealing opposite surfaces of flanges between adjacent tail ducts, which can be prevented...
Method and systems for operating a combined cycle power plant
An embodiment of the present invention may provide a variable speed booster, which receives air from a compressor of a gas turbine through an intercooler, to...
Burner fuel lance configuration and method of use
A burner (1) for a combustion chamber of a turbogroup includes a swirl generator (2), a mixer (3), and a lance (4) for introducing pilot fuel into a combustion...
Combustion chamber wall
A combustion chamber wall in a combustion chamber is proposed, The chamber wall has a support structure with a number of heat shield which are attached to the...
Separator for feeding cooling air to a turbine
A combustion chamber which is fitted with a separator disposed between the radially inner wall of the chamber and the inner flange of the chamber is disclosed....
Method and system for autonomous load sharing
A method of autonomously sharing a load between at least two output generation devices, the method including: providing at least two output generation devices,...
Deaerator apparatus in a superatmospheric condenser system
A power generating system comprises a condenser and a deaerator apparatus. The condenser condenses a working fluid into a condensate and operates at an internal...
System for generating shaft horsepower using waste heat
One or more systems for generating shaft horsepower by using waste heat from combustion exhaust are provided herein. The system can include a heat recovery...
Stored compressed air management for improved engine performance
A method for providing air to a combustion chamber of an engine, the engine including a compressor and a boost tank selectably coupled to an intake manifold....
Integrated inlet and bypass throttle for positive-displacement
A supercharged engine has a charge air intake and an engine exhaust outlet, a positive displacement supercharger connected to the air intake, a charge air and...
Method and system for turbocharging an engine
A method for improving operation of a turbocharged engine is presented. In one embodiment, the method may reduce engine emissions and improve engine efficiency...
Eccentric cam brake booster
An electric power booster (12) where driver command is monitored by a transducer (38) on an input rod (34). This signal is converted to the appropriate...
Transmission hydraulic control system having an accumulator
A hydraulic control system for actuating at least one torque transmitting device in a transmission includes a sump, a pump in communication with the sump, and...
System for recovering waste heat from exhaust
One or more systems for silencing and extracting waste heat from exhaust of a combustion system for performing an operation and using the waste heat to perform...
Multiple-shell silencer / rear shell port
An exhaust system for an internal combustion engine includes an outer housing having a front shell and a rear shell, a prechamber in which exhaust gas from the...
Methods for estimating particulate load in a particulate filter, and
A method for regenerating a particulate filter may comprise calculating a first estimated soot load of a particulate filter based on a pressure drop of an...
Diesel particulate filter regeneration system
A diesel combustion engine comprises multiple particulate filters and corresponding exhaust piping and valving in the exhaust manifold and/or exhaust line,...
Method of controlling hydrocarbon accumulation in a particulate filter
under certain operating conditions
One embodiment of the invention includes a method of operating an internal combustion engine system comprising an engine, an oxidation catalyst, and a...
Apparatus, system, and method for using a fraction of engine exhaust to
deliver a dosant
An apparatus, system, and method are disclosed for delivering a dosant with engine exhaust. The apparatus includes a flow-rate regulator disposed downstream...
Optimized rhodium usage in LNT SCR system
Rhodium utilization in LNT/SCR-based exhaust after treatment systems for medium and heavy duty trucks is reduced by operating inline fuel reformers in a certain...
Interchangeable nozzle for a dispensing module
A dispensing module having a dispenser body having a liquid passageway, a valve element movably mounted within the liquid passageway, and a nozzle removably...
Control apparatus and method for internal combustion engine
A control apparatus for an internal combustion engine has an oxygen storage volume computing unit for computing an oxygen storage volume of a catalyst by using...
Machine, engine system and operating method
A method of operating an engine system includes compressing intake air, restricting exhaust flow from the engine via a flow restriction device, and supplying...
Method for internal combustion engine with exhaust recirculation
A method is provided for maintaining the heat in an exhaust after treatment system connected to the exhaust pipe of an internal combustion engine. The engine is...
Exhaust emission purifying apparatus for engine
When a concentration measured by a sensor is lower than a predetermined threshold, it is judged that a liquid is any different type of aqueous solution, and...
Impingement cooling for turbofan exhaust assembly
A cooling system for a turbine exhaust assembly comprises an annular case, a flowpath ring and a splash plate. The flowpath ring is coaxially disposed within...
Jet nozzle mixer
An external jet nozzle mixer includes identically formed lobes. The external mixer works with the internal mixer further to mix the engine internal bypass flow...
Gas turbine system having an air intake bypass system and an air discharge
A pressure vessel bypass valve forms a bypass system for enabling a part of the air compressed by a compressor to directly flow into a combustor while...
The invention relates to a link chain having two or more rows of chain elements, wherein the chain elements of one row are rotatably connected to those of the...
Helically-wound electric cable
A method of manufacturing an electric cable includes winding together two groups in such a manner as to form a group helix, each group having two ...
Limited-antimony-content and antimony-free modacrylic / aramid blends for
improved flash fire and arc protection
A yarn, fabric, and garment suitable for use in arc and flame protection comprising aramid fiber and modacrylic fiber wherein the modacrylic fiber has less than...
Crystallized meta-aramid blends for improved flash fire and superior arc
A yarn, fabric, and garment suitable for use in arc and flame protection and having improved flash fire protection, consisting essentially of (a) 50 to 60...
Harvesting machine for small fruit produced in orchards
A shaking system for a harvesting head used in picking fruit from orchards has a fruit separating assembly with a lower subassembly and an upper subassembly....
Rotary disk crop harvesting header with an auger member
A crop header has generally horizontal flail disks mounted for driven rotation about generally upright axes. A pair of conditioner rolls is mounted in a...
Wheel height adjuster for walk-behind mower
A mower is provided that includes a height-adjuster assembly that adjustably connects the ground engaging wheel to the housing of the mower at an adjustable...
Bale lump eliminator for a round cotton module baler
A baler for making large cylindrical modules of cotton includes an expansible module-forming chamber comprising a plurality of module-forming belts that are...
Bag sealing system and method
A system for sealing thermoplastic film includes one or more bag sealing units, each comprising a lower vacuum platen and a vacuum chamber cover adapted for...
Method and apparatus to facilitate retention and removal of components
placed on adhesive backed carrier tape...
An improved adhesive-backed carrier tape system for packaging of components. Components or devices are held within the compartments of the carrier portion by a...
Methods for forming packages from a web of preformed bags. In one exemplary method of forming packages from a web of preformed bags, a first bag is held open...
Lifting system and apparatus for constructing and enclosing wind turbine
An apparatus and method for mounting a wind turbine and blade assembly on the upper end of a wind turbine tower. In one aspect the apparatus generally includes...
Non-combustible reinforced cementitious lightweight panels and metal frame
system for flooring
A flooring system including horizontal metal framing members, for example, C-joists, U-joists, open web joists, HAMBRO or other metal frame systems that support...
Integrally assembled changeable framework connector used for a spatial
An integrally assembled changeable framework connector used for a spatial structure includes a framework, a predetermined quantity of protruded connecting bases...
Flooring and method for laying and manufacturing the same
A flooring includes rectangular floorboards with long sides and short sides, the floorboards being joined in a herringbone pattern, long side to long side and...
System and method for interlocking support blocks
A system and method for forming a filter media support system with multiple locking mechanisms. The support system comprises two or more interlocking rows of...
Process for manufacturing insulated siding
A siding panel assembly includes an ornamental facing and a first insulation layer made from fibrous insulating material. That fibrous insulating material...