Expansion JointsExpansion Joints

Expansion joint are an assembly developed to safely absorb the temperature-induced expansion and contraction of construction materials. They absorb vibration, hold parts together, and allow movement due to ground settlement / changes.

The experts at Power Dynamics Gasket Company work with you to ensure the right expansion joint design and material is selected for your unique application.

Types of Expansion Joints

There are there major types of expansion joints, fabric, metallic, and rubber.

Expansion Joint Applications

Metal

  • Refineries
  • Steel Mills
  • Petrochemical Plants
  • Chemical Processing Plants
  • Power Plants
  • LNG Processing Plants
  • Waste Water Treatment Plants
  • Steam Distribution Systems
  • Pulp & Paper
  • Marine
  • Solar Technologies
  • Heat Exchangers

Non-Metal

  • Power Generation
  • Mining
  • HVAC
  • Industrial piping

Ducting

High resisistance to corrosive substances at high temperatures, ideal for most operating conditions in flue gas desulphurization systems (FGD).

  • HVAC
  • Power Plants
  • Petrochemical Plants
  • Pulp & Paper

Teflon

Designed to reduce noise and compensate for expansion, contraction and minor piping misaligments.

  • Chemical Processing Plants
  • HVAC