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US20110214357 Energy saving roof  
A roof has an outer surface with a first color under a first environmental condition and a second color under a second environmental condition. The outer surface is capable of both changing from...
US20110214358 Energy saving roof  
A roof comprises shingles of asphalt construction and has a color changing outer surface. The color changing outer surface can have a first color under a first environmental condition and a second...
US20140083020 Reflective Roof  
Technologies and implementations for reflective roofs are generally disclosed.
US20120222365 REFLECTIVE ROOF  
Technologies and implementations for reflective roofs are generally disclosed.
US20140259899 MOVABLE BUILDING CROWN  
Systems for using one or more rotating roofs on a building to track the sun or for other reasons such as for changing the lighting, or views, or for using the rotating roofs as a mobile sculptures...
US20130091779 CONTROLLED COLLAPSE OF CAR WINDSHIELD  
A windshield for a vehicle comprises weakening means arranged to weaken the windshield so that the windshield collapses in a controlled manner in the event of the vehicle colliding with a person.
US20130139448 BUILDING HAVING AN EMERGENCY INFORMATION FACILITY  
A building (2) having an information facility for use in an emergency and for enabling emergency services to obtain information on the building (2) likely to be necessary for use in tackling the...
US20120117890 SOLAR ROOF  
A self-orienting tilting solar roof includes a roof (1) having a square, rectangular or polygonal shape, which can oscillate by the barycentre or central point of equilibrium (6) thereof under the...
US20140259965 Building Foundation and Soil Stabilization Method and System  
System and means soil stabilization and moisture control for building foundations including methods and systems for stabilization moisture in a site for building foundation by applying soil...
US20110209415 Security Screening Facility  
A security screening facility for a location in which passengers travel from a check-in location within an in-secure area of a terminal to a secure part of the terminal for eventually boarding a...
US20110302850 ATTRACTION SYSTEM AND ATTRACTION PROVIDING METHOD  
A theater (54) can be divided into a plurality of booths (64) by booth partition walls (68). By moving the booth partition walls (68), the plurality of booths (64) are combined to form a combined...
US20120144756 QUICK DEPLOY FIRE SHELTER  
A rapidly-deployable fire shelter is described herein. Specifically, the fire shelter is equipped with one or more actuators that enable the fire shelter to be rapidly deployed thereby providing a...
US20110252715 VIBRATION RESISTANT CIVIL STRUCTURE BLOCK FOR BUILDINGS  
A civil structure block for buildings is provided. The civil structure block is composed of a mixture of a plurality of piezoelectric rods, a plurality of carbon fibers and cement material. The...
US20110167735 REFLECTIVE ENERGY MANAGEMENT SYSTEM  
A four component roofing system uses three reflective subsystems and one radiant subsystem to provide passive temperature control of a building comprising: (1) Shingles that reflect high angle...
US20130269264 OVERPRESSURE RELIEF ROOF PANELS  
An explosion relief panel (34) suitable for use as a roof panel and comprising, when oriented as a roof panel, a raised longitudinally extending edge portion (52) which is raised above a...
US20090113812 Storm proof aluma-foam housing unit  
An aluminum-foam structural housing unit that is storm-proof, self-contained, and built to withstand natural disaster conditions resulting from hurricanes, tornadoes, earthquakes, and fire, and...
US20100178862 Stack Effect Mitigation  
A building (20) has an atrium (24) and an elevator hoistway (40). To mitigate a stack effect in the atrium, a fan (62) may provide a downward airflow (60) through the hoistway.
US20110277389 MAGNETICALLY LEVITATED ANTISEISMIC STRUCTURE  
A magnetically levitated antiseismic structure comprises a main structure and one or more substructures. A first electromagnet is arranged at a base of the substructure and a corresponding second...
US20050120637 Cost-effective Energy Conservation System  
A cost-effective, passive system for conserving energy during hot, summer months is presented. Earlier inventions in this area such as the attic fan (U.S. Pat. No. 2,746,674) worked by forcing the...
US20110271606 SYSTEM AND METHOD OF PREVENTING DISASTER FOR A SKYSCRAPER  
A system and a method of preventing disaster by compensating displacement of a skyscraper in accordance with wind pressure are disclosed. The system for preventing disaster of a skyscraper...
US20120285102 FIREPROOF DOOR AND FIREPROOF DOOR FRAME  
Provided are a fireproof door and a fireproof door frame. The fireproof door includes a water receiving part, a groove, a water expansion substance, an intake port, and a plurality of supply...
US20110061310 TUNABLE IMPEDANCE LOAD-BEARING STRUCTURES  
A tunable impedance load bearing structure includes a support comprising an active material configured for supporting a load, wherein the active material undergoes a change in a property upon...
US20140230340 ROTATING PERFORMANCE STAGE  
A theater area includes audience seating that faces outwardly in an “inverted-theater-in-the-round” arrangement towards a ring-shaped performance stage. The performance stage is designed to rotate...
US20130014447 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR CONTROLLING BASEMENT LEAKAGE AND HUMIDITY  
A system for controlling water leakage and excess humidity in a basement, including a water leakage vacuum apparatus that includes a water vacuuming apparatus to collect a water leakage through a...
US20150122474 TEMPERATURE-CONTROLLED WINDOW AND MEHTOD OF CONTROLLING THEREOF  
The invention concerns a window including a window pane with one or more glass panes, a window frame in which the window pane is provided, at least one temperature sensor arranged in or at the...
US20100154317 Automatic storm shutter  
An automatic storm shutter. A shutter is hingeadly attached to a wall over a structure opening. An actuator is attached to the shutter, and releasably engaged with a support, which is rigidly...
US20070074458 Device for producing a prefabricated cast concrete element  
A device for producing a prefabricated cast concrete element. The device includes a plurality of central structural elements, each of the plural central structural elements comprising two parallel...
US20140090310 Solar Roof Module for metal buildings  
The Solar Roof Module is a factory assembled Roof mounted Solar Power system that incorporates a Solar panel for generating DC Power, a battery system for power storage which is used by dedicated...
US20070000181 Magnetic induction dynamical devices for damping impacts and heating objects  
Proposed MID-devices comprise magnetic and electro-conductive means. High winds impacts or intermittent loads actuate a relative motion of the magnetic and electro-conductive means, inducing...
US20100051083 SOLAR TRACKING PLATFORM WITH ROTATING TRUSS  
A platform has a truss frame including at least one frame chord, legs attached to the frame chord, and at least one assembly mounted between the legs and the frame chord, the assembly including an...
US20110289856 CONTAINERIZED ACCESS CONTROL UNIT  
A portable container is provided which comprises a passing room(s) allowing entry into a second area into a first area, the passing room having at least two openings with a walkway in-between....
US20150121770 IRRIGATION TOWER ANCHOR SYSTEM  
An anchor system comprising an anchor set in a ground surface and a brace attached to a movable section of an irrigation system. The anchor includes a base configured to engage the ground surface...
US20120269360 Large Scale Participatory Entertainment Systems For Generating Music Or Other Ordered, Discernible Sounds And/Or Displays Sequentially Responsive To Movement Detected At Venue Seating  
The seats in a seating venue, e.g. a large sports stadium, are designated into a plurality of distinct sound triggers. Sensors detect predetermined movement of participants at the sound triggers...
US20120297694 WIRE TENSIONER  
A wire tensioner includes one or more rods configured to separately support one or more wires withdrawn from a structure and introduce a tensile force to be imparted to the wires; a fluid pressure...
US20120036791 LOADING BAY  
This loading bay comprises a compact structure carrying at least one fold-away ramp and a shelter for closing off the space between the shed and the truck box body at the side and at the top...
US20140102012 FALSE FLOOR AND METHOD AND DEVICE FOR THE INSTALLATION THEREOF  
A method and a device serve for the installation of a false floor above a bare floor include false-floor supports that are placed in a regular grid pattern on the bare floor, on which floor panels...
US20090049756 INTELLIGENT BUILDING INCLUDING TIME-SHARE EXCLUSIVE ROOMS  
In order to provide an intelligent building having specific rooms in which relatively less wealthy persons may use, and meeting the demands for specific rooms and privacy for the general public at...
US20060000152 Buckling and shearing opposing reinforcement bracket for wooden I-joist  
A reinforcement bracket is provided for buckling and shearing opposing support of a wooden I-joist. The reinforcement bracket may have two substantially parallel bridging structures combined by a...
US20080250735 APPARATUS FOR CONTROLLING ENERGY THROUGH A SKYLIGHT  
An apparatus for controlling energy from a skylight of a structure including a plurality of vanes positioned beneath the skylight and angularly adjustable to control solar radiation entering the...
US20130042537 RESPONSIVE STRUCTURAL ELEMENTS  
A responsive structural element including an elongate member having a first end and second end and defining a cross-section is provided. The structural element further includes a sensor, secured...
US20080307748 Special equipment and improved methods to install a unitized post tension block system for masonry structures  
A special leveling device for use in constructing various types of masonry structures. The devices permit the leveling of an aggregate base for a foundation quickly and accurately. The new...
US20100236153 EXPLOSION-PROOF DECOMPRESSION PLATE  
An explosion-proof decompression plate is provided outside the explosion-proof window of an architecture or equipment. A convex part that protrudes out of the window is formed in the center of the...
US20120284040 Medical Modules and Monitoring Systems  
The present invention relates to portable dwellings, rooms, and patient monitoring systems for promoting an independent living or assisted living environment. More particularly, the present...
US20140130419 CONTAINERIZED ACCESS CONTROL SYSTEM  
A portable container is provided which comprises a passing room(s) allowing entry into a second area into a first area, the passing room having at least two openings with a walkway in-between....
US20100088970 SMART MULTIFUNCTIONING BUILDING PANEL  
A multifunctional panel for a building comprises an insulative body, an exterior surface, and an interior surface. A sensor is provided to measure an interior condition in the interior of the...
US20090283643 SHAPE-CHANGING STRUCTURE MEMBER WITH EMBEDDED SPRING  
A shape-changing structural member has a shape-changing material, such as a suitable foam material, for example a polymer foam capable of withstanding at least 300% strain or a metal alloy foam...
US20100005730 Building energy storage and conversion apparatus  
A building energy storage and conversion apparatus includes at least a control unit, an electric power conversion unit, an energy conversion unit and a thermoelectric conversion unit to regulate...
US20150113883 ELECTROMAGNETIC LOCK DROP CEILING FOR AISLE CONTAINMENT SYSTEM AND METHOD  
An air containment system (22) is configured to span an aisle (12) formed by two rows of racks (14,16) or by one row of racks (14) and a wall (56) to form a ceiling. The air containment system...
US20140102013 System And Method For Management Of A Roof  
A system for management of a roof having first and second decks covering an unconditioned space in a building and a peak, the system having a first channel extending from proximate a lower end of...
US20080092456 THERMOCHROMIC WINDOW STRUCTURES  
An energy efficient, thermochromic device that may be used to allow sunlight or solar radiation into a building or structure when sunlight is absent or at high sun angles and substantially blocks...

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