Patents by Inventor Joachim Niehaus

Joachim Niehaus 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: 6502406
    Abstract: A device for cooling and tapping of beverages that are delivered in containers. It integrates a cooling unit to an insulated casing. Inside the casing a cooling volume is formed, that is closed by a bonnet. The cooling volume is formed as a tub. Beverage containers are inserted into this tub. The casing is swivel-mounted on a stand and is equipped with a tapping unit.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 19, 2001
    Date of Patent: January 7, 2003
    Inventor: Joachim Niehaus
  • Publication number: 20020043069
    Abstract: A device for cooling and tapping of beverages that are delivered in containers. It integrates a cooling unit to an insulated casing. Inside the casing a cooling volume is formed, that is closed by a bonnet. The cooling volume is formed as a tub. Beverage containers are inserted into this tub. The casing is swivel-mounted on a stand and is equipped with a tapping unit.
    Type: Application
    Filed: September 19, 2001
    Publication date: April 18, 2002
    Inventor: Joachim Niehaus
  • Patent number: 6250594
    Abstract: A device to adjust the height of panels, more particularly, the height of working tables includes at least one console (12) which is mounted to a stand and fitted with at least two vertical translational lifting elements (14). A lid or cover (13) is screwed on the console (12). An opening is formed between the console (12) and the lid or cover (13) which is adapted to receive a profile section of a frame. The profile section is clamped between the lid and the console when the lid is screwed to the console. The lifting elements (14) are located in holes (121) in the console (12). The lifting elements (14) are inserted in the holes (121) in such a way that they can not rotate.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 23, 1999
    Date of Patent: June 26, 2001
    Inventor: Joachim Niehaus
  • Patent number: 6174101
    Abstract: A rotating joint is provided for a profiled crossbeam with an inner cable duct. The joint includes an upper part and a lower part which are screwed to each other. The opposite front faces of the upper and lower parts have mounting flanges. The central rotating area of the upper and lower parts does not have a screw.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 15, 1999
    Date of Patent: January 16, 2001
    Inventor: Joachim Niehaus
  • Patent number: 5911521
    Abstract: A fitting for an appliance such as a sink extends between an anchor means (16,112) on the appliance and another anchor means (32,114) on a worktop. The appliance can be fitted easily to the worktop, and can also be removed quickly.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 14, 1997
    Date of Patent: June 15, 1999
    Assignee: YKK Corporation
    Inventors: Klaus Steinmetz, Joachim NieHaus, Hisanori Kato, Ryunosuke Takahashi
  • Patent number: 5842240
    Abstract: A fitting for an appliance such as a sink extends between an anchor means (16,112) on the appliance and another anchor means (32,114) on a worktop. The appliance can be fitted easily to the worktop, and can aslo be removed quickly.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 14, 1996
    Date of Patent: December 1, 1998
    Assignee: YKK Corporation
    Inventors: Hisanori Kato, Ryunosuke Takahashi, Klaus Steinmetz, Joachim NieHaus