Resources Contact Us Home
Browse by: INVENTOR PATENT HOLDER PATENT NUMBER DATE
 
 
Self-extracting service module for piping infrastructures










Image Number 7 for United States Patent #7296587.

A self-extracting service module for piping infrastructures comprises a platform on which is mounted equipment for controlling and or monitoring the flow of liquid or gaseous media throughout the piping infrastructures. A first remote-controllable pipe coupling system is interconnected with the equipment inlet and a second pipe coupling system is interconnected to the equipment outlet. The pipe coupling systems are remotely manipulable for engaging and disengaging the equipment with piping infrastructure inlets and outlets. The platform is attached to actuators positioned near each corner of the platform. The service module is extracted from the piping infrastructure by first isolating the equipment from the flow of liquid media after which, the pipe coupling systems are remotely disengaged from the piping infrastructure inlet and outlet. The actuators are then operated to move the platform from within the piping infrastructure to a position where service work is easily performed on the equipment.








 
 
  Recently Added Patents
Electronic device and control method therein
Polar nematic compounds
Method and system for shared high speed cache in SAS switches
Method and composition for hyperthermally treating cells
Blend polymer gas separation membrane
Biosensor kit
Electromagnetic probe for measuring properties of a subsurface formation
  Randomly Featured Patents
Method for automatic font character height restriction
Image sensing apparatus
MPEG decoder and MPEG encoder
Creation and decoding of two-dimensional code patterns
Fuse
Single spring double lockblade folding knife
Portable facilities for automatically collecting and sorting wound spools from open-end spinning machines
Folding box blank
Heat-shrink crimping device and method
Flexible row crop header for an agricultural harvester