Date : July 16th, 2018Posted By : admin
Rubber versus metal movement joints: Which is better for piping systems

A movement joint or expansion joint is basically an assembly specially designed to hold different sections in a system together, absorb vibration and the temperature-induced contraction or expansion of construction materials, as well as allow movement caused by earthquakes or ground settlement. They are widely used between parts of bridges, buildings, railway tracks, sidewalks, ships, …

Date : June 16th, 2018Posted By : admin
What Are Expansion Joints and How Are They Useful?

The industrial revolution brought with itself several innovations that changed the world. However, if you look at the bigger picture you will realize that to support the massive projects of the big companies, a lot of smaller but important companies were also set up. These supporting companies focused on creating components that would assist the …

Date : May 5th, 2018Posted By : admin
Food and Pharmaceutical Grade Hoses, Types and How to Choose the Best One

When working in a pharmaceutical and food application industry, it’s extremely important to use food grade hoses so as to maintain the integrity of what’s being transported. If a hose which is FDA approved is not used, it’s very easy to contaminate the media being transferred through the system with off-gassing, hazardous materials or just …