Patents Assigned to TOTAL MARKETING SERVICES
  • Patent number: 11447418
    Abstract: A composition including at least: a binder base chosen from: a bitumen base, a pitch base, a clear binder, or a mixture of one or more of these binder bases, an acid compound of general formula (I): R—(COOH)z (I). an amide compound of general formula (II): R?—(NH)nCONH—(X)m—(NHCO)p(NH)n—R? (II) the compounds (I) and (II) being present in a weight ratio ranging from 10:1 to 1:16, for preparing a mastic asphalt composition. Mastic asphalt compositions and surfacings are thus obtained.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 20, 2017
    Date of Patent: September 20, 2022
    Assignee: TOTAL MARKETING SERVICES
    Inventors: Yvong Hung, Régis Vincent
  • Patent number: 11447636
    Abstract: Granules of material usable as a road binder or sealing binder, including a core and a coating layer, where: the core is made of a first composition including at least one material chosen from: a bitumen base, pitch, and clear binder, and the coating layer is made of a second composition including: at least one viscosifying compound, at least one first anticaking agent selected from alkali and alkaline-earth metal silicates, and at least one second anti-caking agent distinct from the silicates. Also, a method for producing granules of material that can be used as a road binder or sealing binder, and the use thereof as a road binder, in particular for the production of coated materials. Also, a method for producing coated materials from granules of material that can be used as a road binder or as a sealing binder and a method for transporting and/or storing and/or handling granules.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 18, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 20, 2022
    Assignee: TOTAL MARKETING SERVICES
    Inventor: Yvong Hung
  • Patent number: 11444214
    Abstract: Methods of manufacturing a semiconductor device, and resulting semiconductor device are described. In an example, the method for manufacturing a semiconductor device include forming a semiconductor region and forming a metal seed region over the semiconductor region. The method can include placing a conductive strip over a first portion of the metal region, where the conductive strip is formed over the semiconductor region. The method can include bonding a contacting portion of the conductive strip to the first portion the metal region. The method can include etching a second portion of the metal region and where the conductive strip inhibits etching of the first portion of the metal region. In an example, the conductive strip can have a coating. In one example, the semiconductor device can be a solar cell.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 16, 2020
    Date of Patent: September 13, 2022
    Assignee: Total Marketing Services
    Inventor: Nils-Peter Harder
  • Patent number: 11434446
    Abstract: The invention relates to the field of lubricants and provides a lubricating composition comprising at least one base oil, the kinematic viscosity of which measured at 40° C. does not exceed 10 mm2/s and the pour point of which does not exceed ?50° C., and at least one thickener, said lubricating composition having a pour point not exceeding ?55° C.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 30, 2018
    Date of Patent: September 6, 2022
    Assignee: TOTAL MARKETING SERVICES
    Inventors: Nicolas Champagne, Eric Rapin
  • Patent number: 11424373
    Abstract: Thermocompression bonding approaches for foil-based metallization of non-metal surfaces of solar cells, and the resulting solar cells, are described. For example, a solar cell includes a substrate and a plurality of alternating N-type and P-type semiconductor regions disposed in or above the substrate. A plurality of conductive contact structures is electrically connected to the plurality of alternating N-type and P-type semiconductor regions. Each conductive contact structure includes a metal foil portion disposed in direct contact with a corresponding one of the alternating N-type and P-type semiconductor regions.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 1, 2016
    Date of Patent: August 23, 2022
    Assignees: SunPower Corporation, Total Marketing Services
    Inventors: Richard Hamilton Sewell, Gabriel Harley, Nils-Peter Harder
  • Patent number: 11414619
    Abstract: A gear lubricant composition includes at least 97% by weight, based on the total weight of the lubricant composition, of at least one hydrocarbon-based oil that includes a weight content of isoparaffins ranging from 90 to 0%, a weight content of normal paraffins ranging from 0 to 10% and a carbon content of biological origin greater than or equal to 90% relative to the total weight of the oil, at least 0.01% by weight, based on the total weight of the lubricant composition, of at least one additive selected among the anti-wear additives, extreme pressure additives, anti-corrosion additives, additives having metal-deactivating properties, anti-foam additives, anti-oxidant additives selected among the phenolic anti-oxidants, and the mixtures thereof.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 8, 2018
    Date of Patent: August 16, 2022
    Assignee: TOTAL MARKETING SERVICES
    Inventor: Louis Plancq
  • Publication number: 20220250898
    Abstract: The dispensing system comprises a transportable container and, inside the container, comprises at least a first vessel containing a urea solution, at least a second vessel containing an additive for the urea solution, and at least a first set of fluidic circuits, comprising a first fluidic circuit, connecting the first vessel to a junction, at least a second fluidic circuit, connecting the second vessel to the junction, the second fluidic circuit comprising a valve that can be configured between an open position, in which the first and second fluidic circuits are in fluid communication, and a closed position, and a first dispensing circuit.
    Type: Application
    Filed: July 23, 2020
    Publication date: August 11, 2022
    Applicant: TOTAL MARKETING SERVICES
    Inventors: Pierre DAVERAT, Olivier GUÉNA, Romain BUTAUD, Jean-Michel HIÉRONIMUS
  • Publication number: 20220228083
    Abstract: Use of a guanidinium-based ionic liquid as detergent in a lubricant composition, notably for lubricating marine engines. A lubricant composition including a guanidinium-based ionic liquid.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 15, 2020
    Publication date: July 21, 2022
    Applicant: TOTAL MARKETING SERVICES
    Inventors: Modestino DE FEO, Thomas SCHUBERT, Boyan ILIEV
  • Patent number: 11390789
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a composition for cooling a propulsion system of an electric or hybrid vehicle including at least one battery, comprising: (i) at least one base oil or at least one hydrocarbon-based fluid with a boiling point of greater than or equal to 50° C.; (ii) at least one fire retardant corresponding to formula (I) RF-L-RH??(I) in which RF is a perfluorinated or partially fluorinated group, RH is a hydrocarbon-based group, and L is a linker; and (iii) at least one fluoro compound with a boiling point of between 50 and 250° C. The invention also relates to the use of at least one fluoro compound with a boiling point of between 50° C. and 250° C. for promoting the contact between a fire retardant corresponding to formula (I) and an element of a propulsion system of an electric or hybrid vehicle, when thermal runaway is observed, said fire retardant of formula (I) being formulated in a base oil, or a hydrocarbon-based fluid with a boiling point of greater than or equal to 50° C.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 10, 2019
    Date of Patent: July 19, 2022
    Assignee: Total Marketing Services
    Inventors: Eric Lacroix, Philippe China, Francis Rondelez
  • Publication number: 20220213402
    Abstract: The present invention relates to the use of a copolymer (C) comprising repeat units corresponding to alkyl methacrylate monomers, said monomers comprising at least one or more monomer(s) (A), the same or different, selected from among (C6-C10) alkyl methacrylate monomers; one or more monomer(s) (B), the same or different, selected from among (C10-C18) alkyl methacrylate monomers, in a lubricant composition comprising at least one base oil for reducing and/or controlling abnormal gas combustion in an engine, preferably a marine engine or a controlled-ignition engine.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 17, 2020
    Publication date: July 7, 2022
    Applicant: TOTAL MARKETING SERVICES
    Inventor: Valérie DOYEN
  • Patent number: 11377618
    Abstract: Compositions resulting from the mixing of at least one oligomer A1, resulting from the copolymerization of at least one monomer functionalized by diol functions with at least a second monomer, and at least one compound A2 including at least two boronic ester functions. The compositions exhibit very varied rheological properties, depending on the proportion of the compounds A1 and A2 used. A composition also results from mixing at least one lubricating oil with such a composition of associative and exchangeable polymers, and to the use of this composition to lubricate a mechanical part.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 23, 2019
    Date of Patent: July 5, 2022
    Assignee: TOTAL MARKETING SERVICES
    Inventors: Gregory Descroix, Fanny Briand
  • Patent number: 11370977
    Abstract: The invention provides for a fluid having a boiling point in the range of from 100 to 400° C. and comprising more than 95% isoparaffins and containing less than 100 ppm aromatics, obtainable by the process comprising the step of catalytically hydrogenating a feed comprising more than 95% by weight of a hydrodeoxygenated isomerized hydrocarbon biomass feedstock, at a temperature from 80 to 180° C. and at a pressure from 50 to 160 bars. The invention also provides for a fluid having a boiling point in the range of from 100 to 400° C. and a boiling range below 80° C., said fluid comprising more than 95% isoparaffins and less than 3% of naphthens by weight and having a ratio of isoparaffins to n-paraffins of at least 12:1, a biodegradability at 28 days of at least 60%, as measured according to the OECD 306 standard, a biocarbon content of at least 95% by weight, and containing less than 100 ppm aromatics by weight. The invention finally provides for uses of the fluid.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 19, 2020
    Date of Patent: June 28, 2022
    Assignee: TOTAL MARKETING SERVICES
    Inventors: Laurent Germanaud, Clarisse Doucet
  • Patent number: 11374137
    Abstract: Approaches for foil-based metallization of solar cells and the resulting solar cells are described. For example, a method of fabricating a solar cell involves locating a metal foil above a plurality of alternating N-type and P-type semiconductor regions disposed in or above a substrate. The method also involves laser welding the metal foil to the alternating N-type and P-type semiconductor regions. The method also involves patterning the metal foil by laser ablating through at least a portion of the metal foil at regions in alignment with locations between the alternating N-type and P-type semiconductor regions. The laser welding and the patterning are performed at the same time.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 15, 2019
    Date of Patent: June 28, 2022
    Assignees: SunPower Corporation, Total Marketing Services
    Inventors: Taeseok Kim, Gabriel Harley, John Wade Viatella, Perine Jaffrennou
  • Patent number: 11374145
    Abstract: Methods of fabricating solar cells using UV-curing of light-receiving surfaces of the solar cells, and the resulting solar cells, are described herein. In an example, a method of fabricating a solar cell includes forming a passivating dielectric layer on a light-receiving surface of a silicon substrate. The method also includes forming an anti-reflective coating (ARC) layer below the passivating dielectric layer. The method also includes exposing the ARC layer to ultra-violet (UV) radiation. The method also includes, subsequent to exposing the ARC layer to ultra-violet (UV) radiation, thermally annealing the ARC layer.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 5, 2019
    Date of Patent: June 28, 2022
    Assignees: SunPower Corporation, Total Marketing Services
    Inventors: Yu-Chen Shen, Périne Jaffrennou, Gilles Olav Tanguy Sylvain Poulain, Michael C. Johnson, Seung Bum Rim
  • Patent number: 11365317
    Abstract: The invention relates to the use of a binder, in divided form, that is solid at ambient temperature, including at least one oil selected from a hydrocarbon oil of petroleum or synthetic origin and mixtures of same, and at least one chemical organogelator additive, for the production of asphalt mixes from recycled asphalt mix aggregates. The solid-at-ambient-temperature binder can be used for the production of asphalt mixes obtained from recycled asphalt mix aggregates, said binder including at least one oil selected from a hydrocarbon oil of petroleum or synthetic origin and mixtures of same, at least one pitch and at least one chemical organogelator additive.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 6, 2017
    Date of Patent: June 21, 2022
    Assignee: TOTAL MARKETING SERVICES
    Inventor: Régis Vincent
  • Patent number: 11365366
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a composition for cooling a propulsion system of an electric or hybrid vehicle, comprising: (i) at least one base oil, or at least one hydrocarbon-based fluid with a boiling point of greater than or equal to 50° C.; and (ii) at least one fire retardant corresponding to formula (I) RF-L-RH??(I) in which RF is a perfluorinated or partially fluorinated group, RH is a hydrocarbon-based group, and L is a linker, said fire retardant of formula (I) being at least partially in an encapsulated form. The invention also relates to the use of at least one fire retardant of formula (I) which is at least partially in an encapsulated form in a composition for cooling a propulsion system of an electric or hybrid vehicle, including at least one battery, to give it ignition-resistance properties.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 10, 2019
    Date of Patent: June 21, 2022
    Assignee: TOTAL MARKETING SERVICES
    Inventors: Eric Lacroix, Philippe China, Francis Rondelez, Marie-Pierre Krafft
  • Patent number: 11332606
    Abstract: A clear binder, in divided form, that is solid when cold, and to the different ways in which it is formed. Also, the method for transporting and/or storing and/or handling the binder, as well as to the uses of the binder for road and/or industrial applications.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 5, 2017
    Date of Patent: May 17, 2022
    Assignee: TOTAL MARKETING SERVICES
    Inventor: Laurence Lapalu
  • Publication number: 20220145079
    Abstract: A bituminous composition includes at least one bitumen base, at least one first chemical additive chosen from compounds of general formula Ar1-R1-Ar2 (I), and at least one second chemical additive chosen from a second chemical additive chosen from the reaction products of at least one C3-C12 polyol and of at least one C2-C12 aldehyde. This composition can be used for different industrial applications and as road binder, notably for the preparation of bituminous mixes.
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 5, 2020
    Publication date: May 12, 2022
    Applicant: TOTAL MARKETING SERVICES
    Inventor: Régis VINCENT
  • Patent number: 11319503
    Abstract: The invention concerns additive compositions obtained by mixing at least two thermoassociative and exchangeable compounds and at least one boronic ester compound that enables the association of these two copolymers to be controlled; a lubricating composition obtained by mixing at least one lubricating base oil, at least two thermoassociative and exchangeable compounds, and at least one boronic ester compound that enables the association of these two copolymers to be controlled; a method for adjusting the viscosity of a lubricating composition obtained by mixing at least one lubricating base oil and at least two thermoassociative and exchangeable compounds; and the use of a boronic ester compound to adjust the viscosity of a lubricating composition.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: November 21, 2017
    Date of Patent: May 3, 2022
    Assignees: TOTAL MARKETING SERVICES, CENTRE NATIONAL DE LA RECHERCHE SCIENTIFIQUE, ECOLE SUPERIEURE DE PHYSIQUE ET DE CHIMIE INDUSTRIELLES DE LA VILLE DE PARIS
    Inventors: Thibault Derouineau, Fanny Briand, Gregory Descroix, Renaud Nicolay
  • Patent number: 11319502
    Abstract: The invention is the use, as oil for aluminium and aluminium alloys cold rolling, of a fluid having a boiling point in the range of from 200° C. to 400° C. and a boiling range below 80° C., said fluid comprising more than 95% by weight isoparaffins and less than 3% by weight of naphthens, a biocarbon content of at least 95% by weight, containing less than 100 ppm by weight aromatics.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 26, 2017
    Date of Patent: May 3, 2022
    Assignee: TOTAL MARKETING SERVICES
    Inventors: Clarisse Doucet, Laurent Germanaud, Aloïs Joassard