Resources Contact Us Home
Browse by: INVENTOR PATENT HOLDER PATENT NUMBER DATE
 
 
Offshore fluid transfer system










Image Number 4 for United States Patent #7182660.

Apparatus for transferring fluid between first and second floating vessels is described, comprising a submerged rigid transfer arm defining a fluid conduit for receiving fluid from a first vessel, a first end of the arm attached to the first floating vessel so as to allow the arm to pivot about at least two axes, and loading apparatus located at the second end of the arm and attachable to the second floating vessel for transferring fluid from the fluid conduit to the floating vessel. The apparatus is provided with draught regulating means operable to increase and decrease the draught of at least a part of the apparatus, and a support structure, such as an outrigger arm with a fender system projecting from the rigid arm and adapted to brace the apparatus against the second floating vessel.








 
 
  Recently Added Patents
Terminal for flat test probe
Flash drive
Optoelectronic devices and a method for producing the same
Image forming apparatus and job request control method instructed by authenticated users
Method for producing vinyl acetate monomer
Method for inhibiting thermal run-away
Utilizing virtually stored media snapshots for rasterizing print jobs
  Randomly Featured Patents
System and method for channel bonding in multiple antenna communication systems
Composite cartridge for high velocity rifles and the like
Process variation detector and process variation detecting method
Copolymer of (meth)acrylic ester, composition, optical element and electric member
Memory card connector
Hip orthosis
Mica-silicone composites
Method of forming bends in a wire loop
Radiotelephone battery charger housing
Concentrate comprising alkylglycoside mixture and fatty alcohol and corresponding methods of use