expansion joints

expansion joints
Item Description
1 Flange reinforcement
2 Pressure carrying layer
3 Gas seal layer
4 Insulation layer
5 Support layer

expansion joints


  • Multilayered design
  • Compensated for movements in several directions simultaneously
  • Can be delivered as fabric expansion joint or as preassembled unit
  • Custom made to fit actual working conditions


  • Good flexibility
  • High chemical resistance
  • Reduced heatloss
  • Minimal reaction force

Operating range

-35 °C … +575 °C (-31 °F ... +1,067 °F)
-0.2 bar … 0.2 bar (-2.9 PSI ... 2.9 PSI)

Standards and approvals

  • EN 10204-2.2 Certificate
  • Safety Data Sheet (SDS) for base material.

Product variants

Pre-assembled unitsbr> Pre-assembled expansion joint units consist of:

- Fabric expansion joint
- Metal frames/inner sleeves
- Gasket (optional)
- Fasteners

Frame material:
- Carbon steel
- Stainless steel
- Heat resistant steel

Pre-assembled expansion joint units can be supplied with surface treatment that is corrosion resistant (standard) and resistant to high temperatures. EagleBurgmann KE offers any RAL color code for the units. Units can be delivered with seaworthy packing or standard packing for road transportation.