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1. (WO1980001293) REMOVING AND COLLECTING OIL
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Pub. No.:    WO/1980/001293    International Application No.:    PCT/GB1979/000215
Publication Date: 26.06.1980 International Filing Date: 19.12.1979
IPC:
E02B 15/04 (2006.01)
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Priority Data:
7849122 19.12.1978 GB
Title (EN) REMOVING AND COLLECTING OIL
(FR) ENLEVEMENT ET RECUPERATION DU PETROLE
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(EN)Apparatus for the removal and recovery of pollutant oil and the like floating on the surface of a body of water, comprising: means capable of the physical withdrawal of pollutant oil and the like (1) with or without additional water from the water surface to a recovery station on site; means (17) for spraying hot water over such pollutant oil and the like at said recovery station; a receiving tank (16) for the oil/water washings resulting; an oil/water separator/coalescer (19) for separating oil containing a minor quantity of water only from the washings; means for receiving such separated oil (25); means (22, 23) for recirculating water from said separator/ coalescer for heating and further spraying; and means for returning any excess purified water from said separator/coalescer to said body of water. A method for the removal and recovery of oil floating on the surface of a body of water, which method comprises the steps of: the physical withdrawal of pollutant oil and the like with or without additional water from the water surface to a recovery station on site; spraying hot water over such pollutant oil and the like at said recovery station; receiving the oil/water washings resulting; separating oil containing only a minor quantity of water from the washings; re-circulating water from which oil has been separated for heating and further spraying; and returning any excess purified water to said body of water.
(FR)Un appareil pour enlever et recuperer du petrole polluant et autre flottant a la surface de l"eau comprend: des moyens pour retirer le petrole polluant avec ou sans eau supplementaire de la surface d"eau vers une station de recuperation sur site; des moyens (17) pour vaporiser de l"eau chaude sur ce petrole polluant a ladite station de recuperation; et un reservoir recepteur (16) pour les produits de lavage petrole/eau; un dispositif de separation/combinaison resultants petrole/eau (19) pour separer le petrole contenant seulement une petite quantite d"eau des produits de lavage; des moyens de recueil de ce petrole separe (25); des moyens (22, 23) de recirculation de l"eau provenant dudit dispositif de separation/combinaison pour le chauffage et la vaporisation; et des moyens de renvoi de toute l"eau en exces purifiee provenant dudit dispositif vers ledit plan d"eau. Une methode d"enlevement et de recuperation de petrole flottant a la surface d"un plan d"eau comprend l"enlevement du petrole polluant et autre avec ou sans eau supplementaire de la surface de l"eau vers une station de recuperation sur site, la vaporisation d"eau chaude sur ce petrole polluant dans ladite station de recuperation, le recueil des produits de lavage resultants, la separation du petrole contenant seulement une petite quantite d"eau des produits de lavage, la recirculation de l"eau separee du petrole pour la chauffer puis la vaporiser ou atomiser; et le renvoi de toute eau purifiee en exces vers ledit plan d"eau.
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Publication Language: English (EN)
Filing Language: English (EN)