Patent Number: 6,966,346

Title: Gas supply apparatus and gas supply method

Abstract: This gas supply apparatus supplies a gas by vaporizing a liquefied gas filled in a gas container. This apparatus includes an installation stand having an upper surface on which the gas container is placed; at least one nozzle which discharges a heating medium towards a bottom surface of the gas container and is provided in a hole formed in the installation stand; and a heating medium discharge path which discharges the heating medium from a space between the bottom surface of the gas container and the upper surface of the installation stand.

Inventors: Tanaka; Junichi (Yokohama, JP), Orita; Takashi (Ryuo-cho, JP), Echigojima; Makoto (Kamakura, JP)

Assignee: Nippon Sanso Corporation

International Classification: F17C 13/00 (20060101); F17C 13/02 (20060101); F17C 9/00 (20060101); F17C 9/02 (20060101); B65B 001/04 ()

Expiration Date: 1/22/02018