Patents by Inventor Gaspar Cunha Xavier

Gaspar Cunha Xavier 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: 8096589
    Abstract: An attachment fitting and a method for connection to a tubular duct comprising at least one ply of armors, the armors having a free end respectively defining an outer surface, the attachment fitting comprising a bushing and a sleeve having an attachment part and a connection part with a reception portion, the sleeve being mounted on the duct by spreading the free ends of the armor perpendicularly to the reception portion, the armors comprising a widening device, the bushing being mounted about the connection part and forming an annular chamber for receiving a flow of a mass-curing material for encapsulating the free ends of the armors. The widening device connected to the free outer surface of the free ends of the armors.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 13, 2007
    Date of Patent: January 17, 2012
    Assignee: Technip France
    Inventors: Roberto Jourdan De Aquino, Jean-Fran├žois Langui, Jucimar Coelho Moza, Gaspar Cunha Xavier
  • Publication number: 20100025985
    Abstract: An attachment fitting and a method for connection to a tubular duct comprising at least one ply of armors, the armors having a free end respectively defining an outer surface, the attachment fitting comprising a bushing and a sleeve having an attachment part and a connection part with a reception portion, the sleeve being mounted on the duct by spreading the free ends of the armor perpendicularly to the reception portion, the armors comprising a widening, device, the bushing being mounted about the connection part and forming an annular chamber for receiving a flow of a mass-curing material for encapsulating the free ends of the armors. The widening device connected to the free outer surface of the free ends of the armors.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 13, 2007
    Publication date: February 4, 2010
    Inventors: Roberto Jourdan De Aquino, Jean-Francois Langui, Jucimar Coelho, Gaspar Cunha Xavier
  • Patent number: 7575254
    Abstract: A stiffener fixation assembly fixed to the outer cover of a flexible tube, the flexible tube being in contact with a stiffener in an I-tube, at the end of which a bell mouth may be fixed, whereby the stiffener fixation assembly is located between the outer surface of the flexible tube and the inner wall of a centralizer and comprises rotary pieces that are axially movable with respect to the inner wall of the I-tube and capable of eliminating the relative movement between the flexible tube and the stiffener.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 31, 2004
    Date of Patent: August 18, 2009
    Assignee: Technip France
    Inventors: Gaspar Cunha Xavier, Fred Laaf, Luiz Antonio De Araujo Duvivier de Albuquerque Mello, Jucimar Coelho Moza
  • Publication number: 20070003376
    Abstract: A stiffener fixation assembly fixed to the outer cover of a flexible tube, the flexible tube being in contact with a stiffener in an I-tube, at the end of which a bell mouth may be fixed, whereby the stiffener fixation assembly is located between the outer surface of the flexible tube and the inner wall of a centralizer and comprises rotary pieces that are axially movable with respect to the inner wall of the I-tube and capable of eliminating the relative movement between the flexible tube and the stiffener.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 31, 2004
    Publication date: January 4, 2007
    Inventors: Gaspar Cunha Xavier, Fred Laaf, Luiz Antonio De Albuquerque Mello, Jucimar Moza