|국가/구분||United States(US) Patent 등록|
|발명자 / 주소|
|출원인 / 주소|
|대리인 / 주소||
|인용정보||피인용 횟수 : 2 인용 특허 : 16|
A method and apparatus for heating a liquid storage tank includes a liquid storage tank having an interior and a peripheral sidewall. An engine compartment is appended to the peripheral sidewall in front of the heat tube. An engine is disposed in the engine compartment. Heat given off from the engine during operation heats the engine compartment and such heat is transferred through peripheral sidewall to the interior of the liquid storage tank. An exhaust conduit extends into the interior of the liquid storage tank. Heat from hot exhaust gases passing th...
The embodiments of the invention in which an exclusive property or privilege is claimed are defined as follows: 1. An apparatus for heating an oil well production storage tank, comprising: an oil well production storage tank having an interior, a peripheral sidewall, and an engine compartment that houses an engine appended to the peripheral sidewall to effectively share a portion of the peripheral sidewall with the tank, wherein at least a portion of the engine compartment is inset within a periphery of the tank; an engine block of an engine enclosed wi...