||WO||WO/2014/116117 - AN ELECTRODE FOR ALUMINIUM PRODUCTION AND A METHOD OF MAKING SAME||31.07.2014||
||PCT/NO2014/000002||NORSK HYDRO ASA||HAGEN, Eirik|
An electrode for production of aluminium metal by electrolysis of an aluminium containing compound dissolved in a molten electrolyte, where the electrowinning process is performed in smelting cells of conventional Hall-Hèroult design. The electrode comprises a calcinated carbon containing body being integrated with at least one composite metallic conductor comprising conducting elements of a Fe containing material and conducting elements of a Cu containing material. The composite conductor comprises a barrier layer material at the interface between the two conducting materials. Barrier materials of ceramic, Refractory Hard Materials (RHM), and of metallic types are proposed as well as methods for their application.
||WO||WO/2014/116118 - CONTACT INTERFACE INPUT DEVICE||31.07.2014||
||PCT/NO2014/000004||TS INNOVASJON||TROND, Syversen|
The present invention relates to a pointer device for operation of interactive screen surfaces, comprising: a closed ring (10) or a ring shaped segment for placement on a finger, where the ring or ring-shaped segment comprises a extractable pointer device (11, 21, 68), where the pointer device is adapted for interaction with a touch-sensitive screen in that the extractable pointer device has an end face functioning as an interface with interactive screens where the end face is less than 25 mm2.
||WO||WO/2014/116119 - INCLINED CONDUCTOR DEVICE||31.07.2014||
||PCT/NO2014/050012||NEODRILL AS||STRAND, Harald|
A conductor arrangement for a collection of subterranean wells for recovering fluids from an underground structure, in which a frame (1) is provided with several conductor guides (13), each forming an inlet opening (131) for a conductor (2) in an upper portion (11) of the frame (1) and an outlet opening (132) for the conductor (2) in a lower portion (12) of the frame (1), and the conductor (2) which is arranged to border a portion of a borehole towards a surrounding unconsolidated mass (6), has been passed through the conductor guide (13) and down into the unconsolidated mass (6), the conductor guides (13) being arranged in a mutually diverging manner in the direction from the inlet opening (131), and each conductor (2) being extendable by a bend (3), the deflection angle (a) of the bends (3) providing mutually parallel centre axes (CR) in coupling interfaces (32) arranged in upper end portions (31) of the bends (3).
||WO||WO/2014/116120 - SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR COUNTING ZOOPLANKTON||31.07.2014||
||PCT/NO2014/050015||SINVENT AS||ALVER, Morten|
A method and a system for density measurement of zooplankton in situ in an aqueous solution are described. The method comprised acquiring at least one image of a volume V of the aqueous solution; processing the at least one image and identifying particles in the image; analyzing the identified particles based on a sharpness of each particle, and identifying zooplankton to be counted.
||WO||WO/2014/112884 - FISH ATTRACTANT COMPOSITION||24.07.2014||
||PCT/NO2014/050009||POLYBAIT AS||KVALVIK, Svein|
Attractant for fish and method of preparing such attractant, based on raw materia! at least partially made from marine organisms, wherein enzyme is added to the raw material which is thereby hydrolyzed, and a fixation agent is added to the hydrolyzate. The invention also concerns use of such attractant.
||WO||WO/2014/112885 - A DEVICE FOR A MACHINE OF DISPLACEMENT TYPE, A CONTROLLING GEAR ARRANGEMENT FOR THE DEVICE, AND USAGE OF THE CONTROLLING GEAR ARRANGEMENT||24.07.2014||
||PCT/NO2014/050011||OTECHOS AS||KAROLIUSSEN, Hilberg I.|
A device for a machine of displacement type, comprising two mutually continuously movable parts (101, 102) having co-axial rotation axes (155) and mutually variable movement, wherein the first part (102) internally has at least two radially inwardly directed wings (139) with mutual angular distance along the curved inside wall (150) of the part between the wings (139), wherein the second part (101) has a hub (146) which has at least two radially outwardly directed wings (147) with mutual angular distance, wherein a portion of the hub (146) between the wings of the second part is in slidable or adjacent contact with a curved, free end portion (157) of the wings on the first part (102), wherein a curved, free end portion (158) of each wing on the other part (101) is in slidable or adjacent contact with the curved inside wall (150) on the first part (102) which is located between respective ones of two neighbouring wings (139) on the first part (102), wherein the wings (147) of the second part (101) being movable between respective neighbouring wings (139) on the first part, so that chambers which are created between co-operative pairs of wings on the first part and the second part successively increase and decrease, and decrease and increase, respectively, in volume during the course of a rotation cycle of the created chambers,and wherein movements of said mutually movable parts are caused by a controlling gear arrangement (201) which operationally co-operates with a rotatable main drive shaft (116) of the machine.
||WO||WO/2014/112882 - RUBBER RAMP||24.07.2014||
||PCT/NO2014/050006||BERGEN MEDIKAL AS||SKAAR, Øyvind|
A rubber ramp (20; 40; 60) formed with one, in cross-section, mainly wedge form is described, where the ramp comprises a rear part (26) arranged to lie against a barrier and a top surface (28) equipped with respective shoulders (22a, 22b) and which is angled towards a forward edge (24), said forward edge (24) constitutes the lowest part of the wedge form. The rubber ramp (20; 40; 60) comprises several material sections (12) that can be cut off, where each material section (12) that can be cut off is demarcated by an external cutting groove (10), at least in the top surface (28) and an undercut slit (18) on the underside of the ramp, where the undercut slit (18) runs parallel with the external cutting groove (10).
||WO||WO/2014/112883 - COUPLING SYSTEM FOR COUPLING AN ROV TO A TMS||24.07.2014||
||PCT/NO2014/050007||INNOVA AS||SHARONI, Ilan|
The invention relates to a coupling system for coupling an underwater remotely operated vehicle or a load (13) to a tether management system (1) from below, in operational use, wherein the coupling system comprises a locking mechanism and a cable termination (2) for a tether (20), wherein the locking mechanism is coupled between the tether management system (1) and the vehicle or load (13), wherein the cable termination (2) is configured for being received and locked into the locking mechanism, and wherein the locking mechanism is configured for receiving and forming a two-dimensional enclosure (11) for the cable termination (2), and being further configured such that a size of said enclosure (11) is gradually reduced as the cable termination (2) is moving into the enclosure (11).
||WO||WO/2014/112880 - METHOD AND DEVICE FOR CALIBRATING AN ANTENNA||24.07.2014||
||PCT/NO2013/050223||COMROD AS||EIDE, Jo, Morten|
A method and device for calibrating an antenna (1) where at least one switch (10, 22, 32) is spanning sections (12, 24) of a radiating antenna element (2), and where a controller (14) is designed to selectively close the switch (10, 22, 32) to be conductive, thus effectively short-circuiting the actual section (12, 24) of the antenna element (2) wherein the method includes: - installing the antenna (1) for field use at least for transmission or reception of signals; - then measuring the reflected power from the antenna (1) at least for a number of frequencies or frequency ranges at more than one setting of the switch (10, 22, 32); and - storing the settings that gives a desirable result of reflected power at an actual frequency or frequency range.
||WO||WO/2014/112881 - METHOD FOR STABILIZING A CAVITY IN A WELL||24.07.2014||
||PCT/NO2014/050005||RAFFN, Anne, Gerd||RAFFN, Anne, Gerd|
A method for stabilizing a cavity (5) at a production or injection zone in an underground well (1) is described, the method including the steps: (A) providing a filtering element (7) in the well (1) at the cavity (5) which is to be stabilized, the filtering element (7) being formed with openings; and (B) injecting a first fluid including expandable particles (8) through the filtering element (7) into the cavity (5), the expandable particles (8), in a non-expanded state, having a diameter which is smaller than the diameter of the openings of the filtering element (7), characterized by the method further including the step: (C) injecting a second fluid through the filtering element (7), the second fluid being arranged to react with the expandable particles (8) in such a way that the expandable particles (8) are expanded to a diameter which is larger than the diameter of the openings in the filtering element (7), whereby the expanded expandable particles (8) and the filtering element (7) form a filter at the production or injection zone in the well (1).