Patents by Inventor Fumitaka Kimura

Fumitaka Kimura 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).

  • Patent number: 11499679
    Abstract: A tank state estimating method of estimating a state in a tank at a predetermined point in time on a sailing course of an LNG carrier is provided. The LNG carrier carrying LNG stored in the tank as a cargo.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: April 10, 2017
    Date of Patent: November 15, 2022
    Assignee: NIPPON YUSEN KABUSHIKI KAISHA
    Inventors: Hideyuki Ando, Yasuhiro Sudo, Tatsuya Kojima, Fumitaka Kimura
  • Publication number: 20200158289
    Abstract: A tank state estimating method of estimating a state in a tank at a predetermined point in time on a sailing course of an LNG carrier is provided. The LNG carrier carrying LNG stored in the tank as a cargo.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 10, 2017
    Publication date: May 21, 2020
    Inventors: Hideyuki ANDO, Yasuhiro SUDO, Tatsuya KOJIMA, Fumitaka KIMURA
  • Publication number: 20100121465
    Abstract: A group management apparatus is connected to first to nth management apparatus that collectively manage a plurality of installation equipment belonging to first to nth installation equipment groups, and collectively manages the first to nth installation equipment groups. One or more interrogation processors repeatedly carry out interrogation processing for the first to nth management apparatus regarding operating conditions of the installation equipment collectively managed by the first to nth management apparatus. Preferably, an allocation unit allocates different interrogation processors to the first to nth management apparatus, respectively, one at a time, and allocates other allocation processors to the first to nth management apparatus according to an interrogation processing state of the installation equipment by at least one of the interrogation processors.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 2, 2008
    Publication date: May 13, 2010
    Applicant: DAIKIN INDUSTRIES, LTD.
    Inventors: Toshihiro Kanbara, Yoshihiko Murakami, Takanori Ogura, Fumitaka Kimura