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1. (WO2017021616) PIVOTABLE TOUCHSCREEN FOR A GAS-DISTRIBUTION FACILITY

Pub. No.:    WO/2017/021616    International Application No.:    PCT/FR2016/051877
Publication Date: Fri Feb 10 00:59:59 CET 2017 International Filing Date: Thu Jul 21 01:59:59 CEST 2016
IPC: F17C 13/02
F17D 3/00
Applicants: L'AIR LIQUIDE, SOCIETE ANONYME POUR L'ETUDE ET L'EXPLOITATION DES PROCEDES GEORGES CLAUDE
AIR LIQUIDE ELECTRONICS SYSTEMS
Inventors: OUERD, Aziz
DULPHY, Hervé
DOS REIS, Henrique
Title: PIVOTABLE TOUCHSCREEN FOR A GAS-DISTRIBUTION FACILITY
Abstract:
The invention relates to a facility for supplying a working gas provided with an insulating chamber (3) and a door (3') that is pivotable about a vertical axis in order to allow the opening and the closing of said chamber (3), including at least one source (5, 7) of a pressurised working gas arranged in the insulating chamber (3), and including a device (9) for distributing a working gas, including a set of pipes (15, 21, 23) connected to at least one source (5, 7) of working gas and to at least one outlet pipe (10, 10A) in order to convey the working gas to a station where it will be consumed (10B), functional members (25, 25A), in particular valves (27, 29, 27A, 29A), arranged in the pipes (15, 21, 23) and used to regulate the flow of the working gas therein, as well as detectors (34, 34A) of gas leaks, and a monitoring and command unit (35, 35A) including means (37) for communicating with said functional members (35, 35A), means (39) for monitoring tasks relating to said functional members (25, 25A), and means (45) for controlling the monitoring means (39) which can be actuated by an operator of the distribution device (9, 9A), said controlling means (45) including a touchscreen (47) having command regions (60, 61, 62, 63, 64, 65, 66, 67, 68) associated with monitoring corresponding tasks, characterised in that said touchscreen is attached to a housing (47A) built into the door (3'), said housing (47A) being capable of and designed to pivot about a vertical axis (Y).