[12] Patent
[11] Patent No.:GC0009468  
[45] Date of Publishing the Grant of the Patent: 31/Dec /2018                56/2018  
Number of the Decision to Grant the Patent:2018/142482
Date of the Decision to Grant the Patent:27/Dec/2018

[21] Application No.:GC 2015-29957

[22] Filing Date:27/8/2015

[30] Priority:

[33] State [32] Priority date [31] Priority No.

[72] Inventors:1- Jennifer Lauren SeitterŲŒ2- Tyson Douglas MillerŲŒ3- David Douglas Miller

[73] Owner: Black & Veatch Holding Company, 11401 Lamar Avenue, Overland Park, Kansas 66211, USA

[74] Agent: Abu-Gazaleh Intellectual Property L.L.C




Int. Cl.: F25J 1/00 (2006.01)

[56] Cited Documents:

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Examiner: Eng. Yusuf AlRaqabi

[57] Abstract: Processes and systems are provided for recovering a liquefied natural gas (LNG) stream from a hydrocarbon-containing feed gas stream using dual closed-loop mixed refrigerant cycles. In particular, the processes and systems described herein can be used to efficiently and effectively liquefy methane from a hydrocarbon-containing feed gas stream with the use of a first refrigeration system and a second refrigeration system utilizing a first mixed refrigerant and a second mixed refrigerant.
No. of claims: 20     No. of figures: 7


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