Patents by Inventor Fouad Hilmy Fouad

Fouad Hilmy Fouad has filed for patents to protect the following inventions. This listing includes patent applications that are pending as well as patents that have already been granted by the United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO).

  • Publication number: 20220170870
    Abstract: The present invention provides a testing apparatus which allows for the safe and cost-effective testing and evaluation of the heat and flame resistance of distribution pole specimens made of various types of materials such as concrete, steel and composites. According to a preferred embodiment, the present invention includes an enclosure having an outer wall with torch ports to allow attached torches to apply flame and heat to an enclosed specimen. According to a further preferred embodiment, the enclosure includes a raised specimen support pedestal which includes a specimen support surface for supporting the enclosed specimen at a desired height.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 19, 2021
    Publication date: June 2, 2022
    Applicant: Valmont Industries, Inc.
    Inventors: Mark Ackerman, Fouad Hilmy Fouad, Aaron Schapper
  • Publication number: 20220090405
    Abstract: The present invention provides an improved pole assembly. According to a first preferred embodiment, the present invention includes a first pole section which is formed by an inner shell wall surrounding a hollow inner cavity. According to a further preferred embodiment, the inner shell wall is formed as a first column of a given shape, which is formed of fiberglass reinforced polymer, and which is surrounded by a center fill layer. The center fill layer is preferably formed of SSC concrete which surrounds the inner shell wall. According to a further preferred embodiment, the present invention preferably further includes an outer shell wall which is formed as a second column of a given shape, which surrounds the center fill layer.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 22, 2021
    Publication date: March 24, 2022
    Applicant: VALMONT INDUSTRIES, INC.
    Inventors: Fouad Hilmy Fouad, Aaron Schapper