Intellectual Property and Patents Applications

Intellectual Property and Patents Applications

Mekorot employees who, in the performance of their daily work, run into various operational problems with no suitable off-the-shelf solution, invent innovative methods for solving problems that arise. The WaTech® Center manages the domain of intellectual property for Mekorot and registers different inventions for the purpose of commercialization. The Center regularly conducts activity for exposing innovations and enhancing awareness at all company echelons. As a result, there is universal awareness throughout Mekorot of the need to preserve and protect the company's intellectual property. In 2007, new patent registration began at Mekorot, with the patenting of a cathode protection invention. Today the company's patent portfolio consists of 11 patent applications in the following areas: biofouling prediction, boron removal, cathodic protection, oil decomposition in drilling, a foot valve, membrane removal, water security algorithm, flow reversal, integrated pipes, manganese purification, air valves.

 

 Mekorot Intellectual Property Portfolio

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