Fluor Corporation Patents – Key Insights and Stats

Fluor Corporation has a total of 2486 patents globally, out of which 1365 have been granted. Of these 2486 patents, more than 40% patents are active. The United States of America is where Fluor Corporation has filed the maximum number of patents, followed by Canada and Europe. Parallelly, United States of America seems to be the main focused R&D center and also is the origin country of Fluor Corporation.

Fluor Corporation was founded in 1912 by John Simon Fluor. Fluor Corporation provides oil and gas infrastructure construction services. The Company offers engineering, procurement, maintenance, outsourcing, equipment rental, and project management services. Fluor serves customers worldwide. As of July 2022, Fluor Corporation has a market cap of $3.52 Billion.

Do read about some of the most popular patents of Fluor Corporation which have been covered by us in this article and also you can find Fluor Corporation patents information, the worldwide patent filing activity and its patent filing trend over the years, and many other stats over Fluor Corporation patent portfolio.

How many patents does the Founder and CEO of Fluor Corporation have?

The Founder John Simon Fluor has 5 patents and the CEO David Constable have 0 patents.

How many patents does Fluor Corporation have?

Fluor Corporation has a total of 2486 patents globally. These patents belong to 597 unique patent families. Out of 2486 patents, 1001 patents are active.

How Many Patents did Fluor Corporation File Every Year?

Fluor Corporation Patents Filing Trend

Are you wondering why there is a drop in patent filing for the last two years? It is because a patent application can take up to 18 months to get published. Certainly, it doesn’t suggest a decrease in the patent filing.

Year of Patents Filing or GrantFluor Applications FiledFluor Patents Granted
201112053
201218686
201314480
2014171112
201511496
201618975
20179058
20189098
201936102
20202393
20212061
2022139

How many Fluor Corporation patents are Alive/Dead?

Worldwide Patents

Fluor Corporation Patents Portfolio

How Many Patents did Fluor Corporation File in Different Countries?

Fluor Corporation Worldwide Patents

Countries in which Fluor Corporation Filed Patents

CountryPatents
United States Of America486
Canada230
Europe230
China139
Japan129
Australia127
Germany118
Mexico94
India81
Korea (South)68
Eurasia60
Hong Kong (S.A.R.)46
Poland39
Spain34
Indonesia30
South Africa29
Austria28
Brazil27
Norway23
United Kingdom22
United Arab Emirates16
Gulf Cooperation Council13
Saudi Arabia10
Argentina8
Russia7
Chile7
Viet Nam6
Netherlands6
Peru6
Denmark4
Portugal4
Philippines3
Singapore2
Israel2
Taiwan2
Malaysia2
Switzerland1
New Zealand1
Kazakhstan1
Egypt1
Mongolia1

Where are Research Centers of Fluor Corporation Patents Located?

Research Centers of Fluor Corporation Patents

10 Best Fluor Corporation Patents

US7635408B2 is the most popular patent in the Fluor Corporation portfolio. It has received 153 citations so far from companies like General Electric Company, Exxonmobil Upstream Research Company and Toshiba.

Below is the list of 10 most cited patents of Fluor Corporation:

Publication NumberCitation Count
US7635408B2153
US7574856B2119
US20130317786A1107
US6453659B195
US6500241B289
US7637093B288
US6800120B185
US20080034727A183
US8316665B281
US8196413B280

Which Companies are using Fluor Corporation Patents to Advance their Research?

If patents or patents from a particular technology area of a company receive a lot of citations, it implies that the technology is being followed and incrementally innovated by the citing companies. It also indicates that citing companies are working on similar and closely related technologies.

The top citing companies in the Fluor Corporation patent portfolio are Uop Llc, Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering and Shell Oil Company.

List of the top forward citing Companies –

CompanyNumber of Patents
Uop Llc14
Daewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering13
Shell Oil Company12
General Electric12
Nuscale Power9
Air Products And Chemicals Inc9
The Linde Group8
Schlumberger7
Hyundai Heavy Industries Co Ltd6
IBM6

Count of 102 and 103 Type Rejections based on Fluor Corporation Patents

Top Fluor Corporation Patents used in Rejecting Most Patent Applications

Patent NumberCitation Count
US8893515B214
US8228348B210
US8505312B210
US20050283276A18
US7980081B28
US7377127B28
US20070062216A17
US20080264100A17
US7637987B27
US20130321245A16
US8695868B26
US8661820B26
US10002339B26
US20090221864A16
US7574856B26

What Percentage of Fluor Corporation US Patent Applications were Granted?

Fluor Corporation (Excluding its subsidiaries) has filed 106 patent applications at USPTO so far (Excluding Design and PCT applications). Out of these 81 have been granted leading to a grant rate of 95.2%.

Below are the key stats of Fluor Corporation patent prosecution at the USPTO.

Which Law Firms Filed Most US Patents for Fluor Corporation?

Law FirmTotal ApplicationsSuccess Rate
Fluor Coporation6295.56%
Robert Fish21100.00%
Fish Ip Law Llp1181.82%
Rutan & Tucker Llp7100.00%
Chris Obaditch3100.00%
Limbach & Limbach1100.00%
Womble Bond Dickinson Us Llp10%

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What are Fluor Corporation key innovation segments?

What Technologies are Covered by Fluor Corporation?

The chart below distributes patents filed by Fluor Corporation in different countries on the basis of the technology protected in patents. It also represents the markets where Fluor Corporation thinks it’s important to protect particular technology inventions.

R&D Focus: How has Fluor Corporation search focus changed over the years?

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Updated on July 28, 2022

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