Patents by Inventor Olivier Bouesnard

Olivier Bouesnard 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: 10900279
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a frameless glass door or window arrangement comprising a static frame and a movably mounted or stationary casement, wherein the casement further comprises a multiple glazing and at least one drip groove provided on the glazing, and wherein that at least one drip groove is provided between the plan defined by the external surface of the external glass plate and the plan defined by the internal surface of the internal glass plate of the glazing.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 22, 2016
    Date of Patent: January 26, 2021
    Assignee: AGC GLASS EUROPE
    Inventors: Nicolas Chorine, Olivier Bouesnard, Pavel Cumpelik, Miroslav Spacek
  • Publication number: 20200355975
    Abstract: An integrated glazing unit (IGU) includes a first pane, an electronic laminate that includes an electronic device provided between first and second substrates, a plurality of terminals coupled to the electronic device, and the first substrate being attached to the first pane. The IGU also includes a second pane coupled to the electronic laminated assembly by a spacer, the spacer being recessed with respect to the laminate edge and the second pane edge, forming an interpane volume, R, between the first and second panes. The IGU further includes a gutter having an open face and giving access to an inner volume, Vi. The gutter is positioned within the interpane volume, R, with the open face being recessed from, flush with or extending by less than 10 mm from the second pane edge. The gutter is suitable for receiving the male and/or female electric connector of a cable harness in the inner volume, Vi.
    Type: Application
    Filed: January 29, 2019
    Publication date: November 12, 2020
    Applicants: AGC GLASS EUROPE, AGC INC., AGC FLAT GLASS NORTH AMERICA INC., AGC VIDROS DO BRASIL LTDA
    Inventors: Jonathan VIVIER, Olivier BOUESNARD
  • Patent number: 10711512
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a glazed element with improved water tightness comprising a fixed frame, at least one gasket Ga and at least one frameless inwardly openable casement wherein the casement comprises a multiple glazing comprising in external position a glass pane including at least one thermally treated glass sheet, the glass pane has an overall bow on at least its bottom edge of at most 3.0 mm/m and the gasket Ga is such that it is in continuous contact with the fixed frame and with at least the bottom edge of the glass pane, when the glazed element is in closed position.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: October 2, 2017
    Date of Patent: July 14, 2020
    Assignee: AGC GLASS EUROPE
    Inventors: Olivier Bouesnard, Nicolas Chorine
  • Publication number: 20200040643
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a glazed element with improved water tightness comprising a fixed frame, at least one gasket Ga and at least one frameless inwardly openable casement wherein the casement comprises a multiple glazing comprising in external position a glass pane including at least one thermally treated glass sheet, the glass pane has an overall bow on at least its bottom edge of at most 3.0 mm/m and the gasket Ga is such that it is in continuous contact with the fixed frame and with at least the bottom edge of the glass pane, when the glazed element is in closed position.
    Type: Application
    Filed: October 2, 2017
    Publication date: February 6, 2020
    Applicant: AGC GLASS EUROPE
    Inventors: Olivier BOUESNARD, Nicolas CHORINE
  • Publication number: 20190284865
    Abstract: Insulating glass unit (IGU) comprising at least two glass plates and at least one reinforcing element that increases the bending stiffness of at least a part of the IGU, and glass doors or windows comprising said IGU.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 28, 2017
    Publication date: September 19, 2019
    Applicant: AGC GLASS EUROPE
    Inventors: Olivier BOUESNARD, Nicolas CHORINE, Julien JEANFILS
  • Patent number: 10400504
    Abstract: An insulating glazed element including at least one insulating glazing unit including at least a first glass sheet and a second glass sheet associated together by an intermediate frame that keeps them a certain distance from each other. The intermediate frame includes at least two horizontal spacers and at least two vertical spacers, which are transparent. The horizontal spacers include at least two compartments which are separate and contiguous.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: February 18, 2015
    Date of Patent: September 3, 2019
    Assignee: AGC GLASS EUROPE
    Inventors: Nicolas Boucher, Pierre Schneider, Olivier Bouesnard, Jean-Philippe Biard
  • Patent number: 10221565
    Abstract: A floor-to-ceiling window for a building, the window including insulating glazing units having transparent vertical elements when the glazing units adjoin each other. The joints between the glazing units allow for a slight relative movement between glazing units while ensuring sealing tightness of the window from wind and weather.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: August 22, 2016
    Date of Patent: March 5, 2019
    Assignee: AGC GLASS EUROPE
    Inventors: Nicolas Boucher, Olivier Bouesnard, Pierre Schneider, Francois Closset
  • Publication number: 20190024445
    Abstract: The present invention relates to a frameless glass door or window arrangement comprising a static frame and a movably mounted or stationary casement, wherein the casement further comprises a multiple glazing and at least one drip groove provided on the glazing, and wherein that at least one drip groove is provided between the plan defined by the external surface of the external glass plate and the plan defined by the internal surface of the internal glass plate of the glazing.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 22, 2016
    Publication date: January 24, 2019
    Applicant: AGC GLASS EUROPE
    Inventors: Nicolas CHORINE, Olivier BOUESNARD, Pavel CUMPELIK, Miroslav SPACEK
  • Publication number: 20190024442
    Abstract: An insulating glass unit (IGU) comprising at least a first glass plate, a second glass plate, a spacer and an edge element, wherein the spacer is fastened to the first glass plate by a first immediate tack and green strength structural adhesive seal, the edge element is fastened to the first glass plate by a second immediate tack and green strength structural adhesive seal, one of the spacer and the edge element is fastened to the second glass plate by a third immediate tack and green strength structural adhesive seal, and the other one of the spacer and the edge element being fastened to the second glass plate by a compressible adhesive seal.
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 22, 2016
    Publication date: January 24, 2019
    Applicant: AGC GLASS EUROPE
    Inventors: Nicolas CHORINE, Olivier BOUESNARD, Pavel CUMPELIK
  • Publication number: 20190024443
    Abstract: The present invention relate to a method to produce an insulating glass unit (IGU) comprising the following steps: Forming a first assembly by fastening to a first glass plate (3) an IGU spacer (1) and, apart from said IGU spacer (1), an edge element (2) comprising at least one through hole (10), said edge element (2) being fastened with the help of one of an immediate tack and green strength adhesive (5) or a compressible adhesive seal (8); Fastening by pressing a second glass plate (6) to said first assembly, said second glass plate (6) being fastened to the IGU spacer (1) and to the edge element (2), said edge element (2) being fastened thanks to the other one of an immediate tack and green strength adhesive (5) or a compressible adhesive seal (8); Injecting a structural sealant (9) into said at least one through hole (10) of said edge element (2) to fill up the space between the IGU spacer (1) and the edge element (2).
    Type: Application
    Filed: December 22, 2016
    Publication date: January 24, 2019
    Applicant: AGC GLASS EUROPE
    Inventors: Nicolas CHORINE, Olivier BOUESNARD, Pavel CUMPELIK
  • Publication number: 20180252022
    Abstract: Door for a refrigerated cabinet, formed by multiple glazings that join a spacer frame, peripheral joints, and a reinforcement that makes it possible to do away with frame elements. The door comprises transparent vertical joints that connect the glass sheets of the glazing to transparent spacers.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 22, 2016
    Publication date: September 6, 2018
    Applicant: AGC GLASS EUROPE
    Inventors: Nicolas M. BOUCHER, Olivier BOUESNARD, Pierre SCHNEIDER
  • Publication number: 20180245341
    Abstract: A floor-to-ceiling window for a building, the window including insulating glazing units having transparent vertical elements when the glazing units adjoin each other. The joints between the glazing units allow for a slight relative movement between glazing units while ensuring sealing tightness of the window from wind and weather.
    Type: Application
    Filed: August 22, 2016
    Publication date: August 30, 2018
    Applicant: AGC GLASS EUROPE
    Inventors: Nicolas BOUCHER, Olivier BOUESNARD, Pierre SCHNEIDER, Francois CLOSSET
  • Patent number: 9896880
    Abstract: The invention concerns a glazing panel comprising first (5) and second (5) glass sheets linked together via at least one spacer (8) which holds them a certain distance apart from one another and, between said glass sheets (5), an inner space (4) comprising at least one first cavity (41), in which there is a vacuum of less than 100 mbar and which is closed by a peripheral seal disposed at the periphery of the glass sheets, around said inner space (4), the seal (1) being a metal seal rigidly connected respectively to the first and second glass sheets. According to the invention, the metal seal (1) further comprises at least one hollow metal tube (11) of which a first end (111) communicates with the inner space (4) and a second end (112) communicates with the outside of the panel, the second end (112) comprising means for blocking the tube. According to the invention, the tube comprises at least one gas trap (113) rigidly connected to the inside of the tube (11).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 24, 2013
    Date of Patent: February 20, 2018
    Assignee: AGC GLASS EUROPE
    Inventors: Olivier Bouesnard, Francois Closset, Priscille Dreux
  • Patent number: 9752799
    Abstract: A solar energy reflector (1) comprises a mirror (5) with no copper layer laminated to a supporting sheet (7) by means of a bonding material (6). The edges of the mirror (5) are provided, at least on a portion forming the major part of their height and closest to the metallic sheet, with an edge protection (8) made of a material comprising silicone, polyurethane and/or acrylic and the material forming the edge protection (8) is different from the bonding material (6).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: March 18, 2016
    Date of Patent: September 5, 2017
    Assignee: AGC GLASS EUROPE
    Inventors: Lionel Ventelon, Olivier Bouesnard, Bruno Cosijns
  • Patent number: 9661940
    Abstract: The invention relates to a glass element (200) including at least one insulating glass panel including at least one first (10) and one second (11) glass sheet combined with one another via a spacer (12) which keeps same spaced apart from one another, said spacer extending along the side, upper and lower edges of said two glass sheets and between said at least two glass sheets, at least one inner space (15) including a layer of an insulating gas and closed by a first (13) and a second (14) peripheral seal arranged around said inner space, and at least one frame (201) which supports said at least one insulating glass panel, said frame including (i) a stationary bracket (21) and (ii) a movable bracket (22) which is hinged on the stationary bracket and which allows the opening and/or the closing of the glass element.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: May 28, 2014
    Date of Patent: May 30, 2017
    Assignee: AGC GLASS EUROPE
    Inventors: Pierre Schneider, Nicolas Boucher, Olivier Bouesnard
  • Publication number: 20170016271
    Abstract: An insulating glazed element including at least one insulating glazing unit including at least a first glass sheet and a second glass sheet associated together by an intermediate frame that keeps them a certain distance from each other. The intermediate frame includes at least two horizontal spacers and at least two vertical spacers, which are transparent. The horizontal spacers include at least two compartments which are separate and contiguous.
    Type: Application
    Filed: February 18, 2015
    Publication date: January 19, 2017
    Applicant: AGC GLASS EUROPE
    Inventors: Nicolas BOUCHER, Pierre SCHNEIDER, Olivier BOUESNARD, Jean-Philippe BIARD
  • Patent number: 9458058
    Abstract: The Present invention relates to a method for manufacturing at least one portion of a seal ensuring gas-tightness between at least one first and one second glass panel in a glazing system, the method including the following steps: depositing a first adhesive layer on a first peripheral area of the first panel and a second adhesive layer on a second peripheral area of the second panel; welding a first metal seal element to the first adhesive layer; welding a second metal seal element or said first metal seal element to the second adhesive layer. According to the invention, the first and second adhesive layers are deposited using a high speed oxy-fuel flame-spraying method.
    Type: Grant
    Filed: June 3, 2014
    Date of Patent: October 4, 2016
    Assignee: AGC GLASS EUROPE
    Inventors: Olivier Bouesnard, Francois Closset
  • Publication number: 20160273803
    Abstract: A solar energy reflector (1) comprises a mirror (5) with no copper layer laminated to a supporting sheet (7) by means of a bonding material (6). The edges of the mirror (5) are provided, at least on a portion forming the major part of their height and closest to the metallic sheet, with an edge protection (8) made of a material comprising silicone, polyurethane and/or acrylic and the material forming the edge protection (8) is different from the bonding material (6).
    Type: Application
    Filed: March 18, 2016
    Publication date: September 22, 2016
    Applicant: AGC GLASS EUROPE
    Inventors: Lionel VENTELON, Olivier BOUESNARD, Bruno COSIJNS
  • Publication number: 20160120336
    Abstract: The invention relates to a glass element (200) including at least one insulating glass panel including at least one first (10) and one second (11) glass sheet combined with one another via a spacer (12) which keeps same spaced apart from one another, said spacer extending along the side, upper and lower edges of said two glass sheets and between said at least two glass sheets, at least one inner space (15) including a layer of an insulating gas and closed by a first (13) and a second (14) peripheral seal arranged around said inner space, and at least one frame (201) which supports said at least one insulating glass panel, said frame including (i) a stationary bracket (21) and (ii) a movable bracket (22) which is hinged on the stationary bracket and which allows the opening and/or the closing of the glass element.
    Type: Application
    Filed: May 28, 2014
    Publication date: May 5, 2016
    Applicant: AGC GLASS EUROPE
    Inventors: Pierre SCHNEIDER, Nicolas BOUCHER, OLivier BOUESNARD
  • Patent number: 9322575
    Abstract: A solar energy reflector (1) comprises a mirror (5) with no copper layer laminated to a supporting sheet (7) by means of a bonding material (6). The edges of the mirror (5) are provided, at least on a portion forming the major part of their height and closest to the metallic sheet, with an edge protection (8) made of a material comprising silicone, polyurethane and/or acrylic and the material forming the edge protection (8) is different from the bonding material (6).
    Type: Grant
    Filed: December 19, 2008
    Date of Patent: April 26, 2016
    Assignee: AGC Glass Europe
    Inventors: Lionel Ventelon, Olivier Bouesnard, Bruno Cosijns