Patents by Inventor Martin Anker

Martin Anker 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: 20140127505
    Abstract: The invention is directed to a silane crosslinkable polymer composition which comprises a polyolefin (a) bearing hydrolysable silane group(s) containing units. The polymer composition is suitable for producing crosslinkable articles, preferably one or more layers of a cable. The formed article, preferably a cable, is preferably crosslinked before the end use thereof.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 5, 2012
    Publication date: May 8, 2014
    Applicant: BOREALIS AG
    Inventors: Kristian Dahlen, Thomas Gkourmpis, Bernt-Ake Sultan, Martin Anker, Perry Nylander, Ola Fagrell, Lena Lindbom, Bart Verheule
  • Publication number: 20140093730
    Abstract: The invention is directed to a silane crosslinkable polymer composition which comprises a polyolefin (a) bearing hydrolysable silane group(s) containing units. The polymer composition is suitable for producing crosslinkable articles, preferably one or more layers of a cable. The formed article, preferably a cable, is preferably crosslinked before the enduse thereof.
    Type: Application
    Filed: April 5, 2012
    Publication date: April 3, 2014
    Applicant: BOREALIS AG
    Inventors: Kristian Dahlen, Bernt-Ake Sultan, Martin Anker, Perry Nylander, Ola Fagrell
  • Publication number: 20140069547
    Abstract: Coating composition comprising an ethylene copolymer containing not more than 5 mole-% comonomer, whereby the fraction of the ethylene copolymer having a molecular weight of 300 000 g/mol-600 000 g/mol has a methyl branching of more than 4.0 Methyl per 1000 C as determined by SEC/FT-IR analysis.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 4, 2012
    Publication date: March 13, 2014
    Applicant: BOREALIS AG
    Inventors: Tuomas Noopila, Erik Eriksson, Magnus Palmlöf, Jari Häönen, Michiel Bergstra, Leif Leiden, Martin Anker, Siw Bodil Fredriksen
  • Patent number: 8652604
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a composition comprising: a) a polyolefin (A); b) a compound (B) according to formula (I), wherein R and R? each is the same or different residue and comprising at least 6 C-atoms; c) a phenolic compound (C), having the formula (II) wherein R is an non-substituted or substituted aliphatic or aromatic hydrocarbyl radical which may comprise heteroatoms, or R is an heteroatom; X is H, OH, and/or R?; whereby R? is a hydrocarbyl radical or hydrogen, and n is 1 to 4; and d) optionally, an UV-light stabilizer (D), wherein for the composition the total amount of migrated compounds (B), (C) and, if present, (D), as well as their decomposition products is equal to or less than 1.8 microgram per liter with a ratio S/V dm?1 of 11.70 to 12.30, to the use of said composition for the production of a pipe and to a pipe comprising said composition.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: September 28, 2007
    Date of Patent: February 18, 2014
    Assignee: Borealis Technology Oy
    Inventors: Martin Anker, Svein Jamtvedt
  • Publication number: 20140037879
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a pipe comprising a polyolefin composition with low migration of the used additives and its decomposition products, especially phenolics, out of the composition, at the same time showing good pressure testing performance.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 2, 2012
    Publication date: February 6, 2014
    Applicant: BOREALIS AG
    Inventors: Martin Anker, Svein Jamtvedt
  • Patent number: 8623482
    Abstract: The present invention deals with coated pipes having a layer of multimodal polyethylene. The multimodal ethylene copolymer is a copolymer of ethylene with one or more alpha-olefin comonomers having from 4 to 10 carbon atoms and has a weight average molecular weight of from 70000 g/mol to 250000 g/mol, the ratio of the weight average molecular weight to the number average molecular weight, Mw/Mn, of from 15 to 50, a melt index MFR2 of from 0.05 g/10 min to 5 g/10 min, a melt index MFR5 of from 0.5 to 10 g/10 min and a density of from 930 kg/m to 955 kg/m3.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 9, 2008
    Date of Patent: January 7, 2014
    Assignee: Borealis Technology Oy
    Inventors: Martin Anker, Siw Bodil Fredriksen, Pal Christian Bentzrod, Mats Backman, Leif Leiden, Markku Vahteri, Petri Rekonen
  • Patent number: 8501844
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a polyolefin composition comprising (a) a polyolefin (A), (b) a vitamin E-type stabilizer (B) according to formula (I), wherein R1, R2, R3, R4 and R5 independently are H, or non-substituted or substituted aliphatic or aromatic hydrocarbyl radicals which may comprise heteroatoms, and (c) a phenolic stabilizer (C) according to formula (II), wherein R6, R7 and R8 independently are non-substituted or substituted aliphatic or aromatic hydrocarbyl radicals which may comprise OH-groups; and X1, X2, and X3 independently are H or OH, with the provisio that at least one of X1, X2 and X3 is OH, and (d) optionally, an UV stabilizer, to an article comprising such a polyolefin composition and to the use of such a composition for the production of an article.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: July 8, 2008
    Date of Patent: August 6, 2013
    Assignee: Borealis Technology Oy
    Inventors: Martin Anker, Svein Jamtvedt, Jeroen Oderkerk
  • Patent number: 8481638
    Abstract: The present invention relates to an adhesive composition providing high peel strength in particular at high temperatures, an article comprising a layer of the adhesive and the use of the adhesive.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 12, 2007
    Date of Patent: July 9, 2013
    Assignee: Borealis Technology Oy
    Inventors: Martin Anker, Leif Leiden, Kauno Alastalo
  • Patent number: 8443846
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a polyolefin composition with increased resistance to degradation caused by ClO2-containing water and to a pipe made of such a polyolefin composition. The present invention further relates to the use of the polyolefin composition for the production of a pipe and to the use of a combination of particular types of antioxidants for increasing the resistance of the polyolefin composition against degradation caused by contact with ClO2-containing water.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 17, 2009
    Date of Patent: May 21, 2013
    Assignee: Borealis AG
    Inventors: Per-Ola Hagstrand, Martin Anker, Tanja Piel, Svein Jamtvedt
  • Patent number: 8361578
    Abstract: Coated pipes have a layer of multimodal polyethylene. The multimodal ethylene copolymer is a copolymer of ethylene with one or more alpha-olefin comonomers having from 4 to 10 carbon atoms and has a weight average molecular weight of from 70000 g/mol to 250000 g/mol, the ratio of the weight average molecular weight to the number average molecular weight, Mw/Mn, of from 15 to 50, a melt index MFR2 of from 0.05 g/10 min to 5 g/10 min, a melt index MFR5 of from 0.5 to 10 g/10 min and a density of from 930 kg/m3 to 955 kg/m3.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 8, 2008
    Date of Patent: January 29, 2013
    Assignee: Borealis Technology OY
    Inventors: Mats Backman, Martin Anker, Siw Bodil Fredriksen, Leif Leiden, Markku Vahteri, Petri Rekonen
  • Publication number: 20120118390
    Abstract: The present invention deals with the use of pipes made of cross-linked polyethylene for transporting water containing chlorine dioxide. Cross-linked polyethylene has a resistance of more than 3500 hours against water treated with chlorine dioxide when tested according to a modified method of ASTM F2263-03. Especially, the pipes made of cross-linked polyethylene can be used for transporting drinking water which had been disinfected by using chlorine dioxide.
    Type: Application
    Filed: June 21, 2010
    Publication date: May 17, 2012
    Inventors: Tanja Piel, Martin Anker, Jeroen Oderkerk, Per-Ola Hagstrand
  • Patent number: 8142871
    Abstract: The present invention deals with coated pipes having a layer of multimodal polyethylene. The multimodal ethylene copolymer is a copolymer of ethylene with one or more alpha-olefin comonomers having from 4 to 10 carbon atoms and has a weight average molecular weight of from 70000 g/mol to 250000 g/mol and a melt index MFR2 of from 0.05 g/10 min to 5 g/10 min, a melt index MFR5 of from 0.5 to 10 g/10 min and a density of from 945 kg/m3 to 958 kg/m3. The coatings have a high stiffness, good properties at elevated temperatures and acceptable stress-cracking properties.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 10, 2008
    Date of Patent: March 27, 2012
    Assignee: Borealis Technology OY
    Inventors: Martin Anker, Siw Bodil Fredriksen, Pal Christian Bentzrod, Mats Bäckman, Leif Leiden, Markku Vahteri, Petri Rekonen
  • Publication number: 20120000538
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a polyolefin composition with increased resistance to degradation caused by ClO2-containing water and to a pipe made of such a polyolefin composition. The present invention further relates to the use of the polyolefin composition for the production of a pipe and to the use of a combination of particular types of antioxidants for increasing the resistance of the polyolefin composition against degradation caused by contact with ClO2-containing water.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 17, 2009
    Publication date: January 5, 2012
    Applicant: BOREALIS AG
    Inventors: Per-Ola Hagstrand, Martin Anker, Tanja Piel, Svein Jamtvedt
  • Publication number: 20110257311
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a polyolefin composition with good resistance to degradation caused by chlorine dioxide-containing water and at the same time showing low migration of the used additives and its decomposition products, especially phenols, out of the composition. The present invention is also directed to a pipe made of such a polyolefin composition. The present invention further relates to the use of the polyolefin composition for the production of a pipe and to the use of a combination of particular types of antioxidants for increasing the resistance of a polyolefin composition against degradation caused by contact with chlorine dioxide-containing water and for maintaining at the same time a low migration of the used additives and its decomposition products, especially phenols, out of the polyolefin composition.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 17, 2009
    Publication date: October 20, 2011
    Applicant: BOREALIS AG
    Inventors: Martin Anker, Per-Ola Hagstrand, Svein Jamtvedt, Tanja Piel
  • Publication number: 20110257312
    Abstract: The present invention relates to the use of compound (A) and compound (B) in a polyolefin composition for increasing the lifetime of a pipe made of said polyolefin composition which pipe is in permanent contact with chlorinated water, wherein compound (A) has the following formula (I): wherein R6, R7 and R8 independently are non-substituted or substituted aliphatic or aromatic hydrocarbyl radicals which may comprise OH-groups, —X1, X2, and X3 independently are H or OH, with the proviso that at least one of X X1, X2, and X3 is OH, and—the entire molecule does not comprise an ester group, wherein compound (B) has the following formula (II): wherein R and R? each is the same or different residue and comprising at least 6 carbon atoms.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 17, 2009
    Publication date: October 20, 2011
    Applicant: BOREALIS AG
    Inventors: Martin Anker, Svein Jamtvedt
  • Publication number: 20110250374
    Abstract: The present invention relates to an article coated with a composition comprising (A) an ethylene homo- or copolymer resin which has been prepared by using a single-site catalyst further characterized in that component (A) has an MFR21, measured according to ISO 1133 at 190° C. and under a load of 21.6 kg, from 0.01 to 20 g/10 min. The present invention further relates to an article coated with a composition comprising (A) an ethylene homo- or copolymer resin which has been prepared by using a single-site catalyst further characterized in that component (A) has an impact strength at ?40° C. of at least 80 kJ/m2 in a Charpy notched test according to ISO ISO 179-1/1eA:2000 with a pendulum energy of 15 J. The invention is furthermore directed to the use of the composition for the coating of an article.
    Type: Application
    Filed: November 25, 2009
    Publication date: October 13, 2011
    Applicant: BOREALIS AG
    Inventors: Bjöm Voigt, Martin Anker, Magnus Palmlöf, Solveig Johansson
  • Publication number: 20110120587
    Abstract: The present invention deals with coated pipes having a layer of multimodal polyethylene. The multimodal ethylene copolymer is a copolymer of ethylene with one or more alpha-olefin comonomers having from 4 to 10 carbon atoms and has a weight average molecular weight of from 70000 g/mol to 250000 g/mol, the ratio of the weight average molecular weight to the number average molecular weight, Mw/Mn, of from 15 to 50, a melt index MFR2 of from 0.05 g/10 min to 5 g/10 min, a melt index MFR5 of from 0.5 to 10 g/10 min and a density of from 930 kg/m to 955 kg/m3.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 9, 2008
    Publication date: May 26, 2011
    Applicant: BOREALIS TECHNOLOGY OY
    Inventors: Martin Anker, Siw Bodil Fredriksen, Pal Christian Bentzrod, Mats Backman, Leif Leiden, Markku Vahteri, Petri Rekonen
  • Publication number: 20110011482
    Abstract: The invention relates to well tubings, in particular oil well tubings, having an improved resistance to abrasion and corrosion. A well tubing comprises a plurality of tubing sections each having a bore and an inside diameter, wherein at least part of the tubing sections has polymer liners disposed within said bore of said tubing section, characterized in that said polymer liners are comprised of crosslinked polyethylene.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 12, 2008
    Publication date: January 20, 2011
    Applicants: OMV Exploration and Production GmbH, BOREALIS AG
    Inventors: Martin Anker, Siegfried Liedauer, Markus Oberndorfer, Karin Thayer
  • Publication number: 20100313986
    Abstract: The present invention deals with coated pipes having a layer of multimodal polyethylene. The multimodal ethylene copolymer is a copolymer of ethylene with one or more alpha-olefin comonomers having from 4 to 10 carbon atoms and has a weight average molecular weight of from 70000 g/mol to 250000 g/mol, the ratio of the weight average molecular weight to the number average molecular weight, Mw/Mn, of from 15 to 50, a melt index MFR2 of from 0.05 g/10 min to 5 g/10 min, a melt index MFR5 of from 0.5 to 10 g/10 min and a density of from 930 kg/m3 to 955 kg/m3. The pipes can be coated with high throughput and good production economy. The coatings have good mechanical properties.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 8, 2008
    Publication date: December 16, 2010
    Inventors: Mats Backman, Martin Anker, Siw Bodil Fredriksen, Leif Leiden, Markku Vahteri, Petri Rekonen
  • Publication number: 20100279047
    Abstract: The present invention deals with coated pipes having a layer of multimodal polyethylene. The multimodal ethylene copolymer is a copolymer of ethylene with one or more alpha-olefin comonomers having from 4 to 10 carbon atoms and has a weight average molecular weight of from 70000 g/mol to 250000 g/mol and a melt index MFR2 of from 0.05 g/10 min to 5 g/10 min, a melt index MFR5 of from 0.5 to 10 g/10 min and a density of from 945 kg/m3 to 958 kg/m3. The coatings have a high stiffness, good properties at elevated temperatures and acceptable stress-cracking properties.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 10, 2008
    Publication date: November 4, 2010
    Applicant: BOREALIS TECHNOLOGY OY
    Inventors: Martin Anker, Siw Bodil Fredriksen, Pal Christian Bentzrod, Mats Bäckman, Leif Leiden, Markku Vahteri, Petri Rekonen