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Navigation of a fleet of autonomous vessels in current and wind
This invention provides a vessel system and methodology that can be used to promote growth of phytoplankton in the oceans. Unmanned self-controlled wave-powered...
Hygiene tracking compliance
One or more techniques and/or systems are provided for personal tracking of hygiene compliance of a user. For example, a mobile device may host a tracking...
Hand towel dispenser having means for data capture and transmission
A hand towel dispenser capable of data capture and transmission. The hand towel dispenser includes a reel shell for holding a hand towel roll that includes...
Method of operating a self-service terminal to provide on-demand postage
stamp labels to a postage stamp buyer...
A publicly-accessible self-service terminal is provided for enabling a self-service terminal user to purchase on-demand postage stamp labels in advance. The...
Hygiene behaviour support system with sensors and an automatic door
The present invention relates to a hygiene behaviour support system for enhancing a person's hand hygiene after a toilet visit. Visual LED indicators are...
Medication dispensing and control unit
A medication and dispensing system tracks the medication of multiple users over time and preferably combines this information with periodic test results...
Barcode menu structure advancement
A method for dispensing products from a vending machine includes presenting a start screen of a user interface including menu options associated with a...
Automated sampling device
A sample identification system for an automated sampling and dispensing device is described. In an example implementation, the sample identification system...
Apparatus and methods for dispensing sample holders
An apparatus and methods for dispensing sample holders for use in an automated sample analyzer is disclosed herein. The apparatus for dispensing sample holders...
Embedder having mobile dispenser
An embedder for embedding specimens in paraffin wax includes: a body having a paraffin reservoir for containing the paraffin wax; and a mobile dispenser...
Fuel dispenser flow meter fraud detection and prevention
A fuel flow meter assembly for detecting fraud caused by tampering. The fuel flow meter assembly comprises a fuel flow meter comprising a shaft and a fiber...
Auto-refill single dose dispenser
A single dose dispenser for dispensing product from a container is disclosed. The dispenser includes a body portion having skirt configured to couple to a...
Ice well diverter wedge for ice container
A refrigerator is provided including an ice making assembly. The ice making assembly includes a storage container that has a discharge zone including a crushing...
Ice making apparatus and process of reducing scale buildup and flushing
An ice making apparatus is provided for making ice of the nugget-forming type from ice shavings that are compacted, wherein inlet water is provided to a...
Selective water temperature component for use with water treatment systems
A water heating system is provided. The water heating system includes an inlet connectable to a supply of untreated water, supply and return lines connectable...
A cable dispenser for unwinding a cable from a purchased spool of cable wherein the cable dispenser includes a base plate formed from a rigid sheet of material...
Aerosol dispensing apparatus
A dispensing system adapted for repeated activation of an aerosol can is described. The dispensing system includes components that improve the ability to...
A blade dispenser for housing a plurality of unshelled blades, dispensing the blades one at a time therefrom and receiving used blades and storing the used...
Substantially rigid collapsible liner and flexible gusseted or
non-gusseted liners and methods of manufacturing...
The present disclosure relates to a blow-molded, rigid collapsible liner that can be suitable particularly for smaller storage and dispensing systems. The rigid...
A dispensing closure with at least two dispensing-metering chambers, a piston in each chamber, and a plastic cover. The plastic cover includes a ...
Lightweight plastic container and preform
A plastic container is provided that includes a lower supporting base portion; a sidewall portion extending upwardly from the base portion; and a neck portion...
Improper fuel nozzle insertion-inhibiting system
A mis-fuel inhibitor (MFI) assembly is configured to prevent an improper fuel nozzle from dispensing fuel into a fuel tank. The assembly may include a main body...
Container and method for liquid storage and dispensing
A method for measuring the volume of liquid, such as ink or solvent, remaining in a container, such as a replacement cartridge for a continuous ink jet printer,...
Three dimensional printing method and apparatus using an inclined fluid
Apparatus and methods for fabricating a solid article by three-dimensional printing. A bed of loose solid powder is formed, a fluid dispenser moved parallel to...
Apparatus for the painting of hulls of boats or the like
Apparatus for painting hulls of boats includes at least an anthropomorphic robot having paint dispensing elements, at least a supporting body which defines a...
Distribution device for coloring products
Distribution device for coloring products, comprising a collector for dispensing nozzles and corresponding nozzles mounted thereon. The collector comprises a...
Fluid dispenser, system and filling process
Systems, methods, and processes are disclosed for the manufacture, filling and dispensing of flowable contents. The dispenser system generally includes a...
Flowable dispensers, systems, and filling processes
Systems and methods are disclosed for a dispensing system with a disposable liner including a bag; a nozzle positioned at a first end of the bag; and an...
Refillable spray bottle
A refillable spray dispenser comprises a spray assembly, a hollow injection rod which is located with a liquid charging passage and a bottom portion within...
Pipette with a tracking system
A pipette is described which includes a piston for aspirating liquid into and dispensing out of a container in the pipette. The pipette is provided with at...
Control apparatus for dispensing small precise amounts of liquid reagents
A precision volumetric liquid dispensing instrument is disclosed that includes two pressure sensors and a fluid passageway with a defined volume portion in...
Ozonated liquid dispensing unit
A reaction vessel and an ozonated liquid dispensing unit are described herein. The unit produces and dispenses an ozonated liquid that may be used to clean and...
Transdermal delivery device
A device includes a dispensing mechanism that is operable to dispense a substance from a canister that is connected to the device. The device includes at least...
Multi-language / multi-processor infusion pump assembly
An infusion pump assembly includes a reservoir assembly configured to contain an infusible fluid. A motor assembly is configured to act upon the reservoir...
Treatment apparatus, using a sterilizing substance, for closures for
A treatment apparatus (1) of closures (2, 22) for containers using a sterilizing substances, comprising: a rotating unit (6); dispensing means (16) of the...
Beverage dispensing device
Systems and methods for dispensing beverages are provided. Aspects relate to obtaining measurements regarding dispensing an ingredient (including the dispensing...
Integrated hybrid water and beverage dispenser and brewing cups for use
The present invention relates to the field of beverage dispensers. Specifically, embodiments of the present invention provide an apparatus capable of dispensing...
Latch mechanism for dispensing objects in point of sale systems
A point of sale system including a compartment array for dispensing objects. Each compartment of the compartment array preferably includes a door and a latch...
Quick-load merchandising pusher systems and methods for dividing, pushing
and/or dispensing one or more retail...
Quick-load retail merchandising product pusher systems and methods dispense retail products, wherein the systems and methods have a fixed portion having a front...
Shower brush having interchangeable cleaning attachments
A shower brush that includes an elongated handle connected to a brush head and an interchangeable and detachable cleaning attachments. The interchangeable...
Device for dispensing a substance and a liquid
A device for dispensing a substance and a liquid includes a container having a top end opposing a bottom end. The top end comprises an opening and the bottom...
Portable apparatus for the steam treatment of hair
A portable apparatus for the steam treatment of hair includes a liquid tank, and a device for supplying a steam generator with liquid having a vaporisation...
Scent dispensing fan
Paper roll dispenser
Method and nozzle for hermetically sealed packaged devices
Microelectromechanical systems (MEMS) such as digital micromirror devices (DMD) are manufactured in arrays. Covers, packages, and lids are placed around each...
Transaction machine with multiple transaction access points
Aspects of the present disclosure are directed towards a transaction machine. The transaction machine may include a first transaction access point configured to...
Product dispensing device
A product dispensing device includes: product accommodating passages; a dispensing mechanism which regulates a product from moving toward the downstream side in...
Retail location robotic wall system and mobile retail sales vehicle
A robotic retail wall is presented allowing for the dispensing of merchandise within a retail location. The robotic wall includes commodity products and...
Method and device for detecting and controlling self-service terminal cash
A method and a device for detecting and controlling banknote dispensing quality in a self-service terminal are provided. The method includes: detecting an empty...