24/7 Quick Turn Emergency Service for Expansion Joints
U.S. Bellows has extensive experience in providing quick turn emergency services during unexpected shut-downs and planned turnarounds. We provide expansion joint on-site services, installation supervision, inspection, problem resolution, repair, refurbishment and replacement.
U.S. Bellows has a system of stock bellows and an “on-call” engineering and manufacturing team to meet any of your quick turn and emergency requirements.
For the quickest response, use our online emergency form. We guarantee a response to your request within 30 minutes.
54″ Pressure Balanced Elbow Turbine Crossover Expansion Joint Refurbished with a Quick Turn Around
U.S. Bellows, Inc. refurbished two pressure balanced elbow expansion joints with a quick turnaround for a power generation plant during outages. They are designed for high pressure turbine crossover piping. The first 54″ outside diameter expansion joint leaked from a crack in the bellows causing an unscheduled outage. View the full article ——————————————————————————————————
Metallic Expansion Joint Refurbished in 2 Days
A rectangular metal expansion joint was refurbished on an emergency basis for a local chemical plant. Upon arrival, it was acid washed and dye-penetrant examined for any cracks. View the full article ——————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————-
4″ Single Expansion Joint Refurbished in Just One Day
This expansion joint was received in the morning and shipped to the customer the very same day. The bellows, liner and cover were replaced and the carbon steel parts were sand blasted, cleaned and painted. A dye-penetrant test and hydro-test to 518 PSIG were performed prior to shipment. View the full article ————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————————– Same Day Turnaround Service on an 8″ Single Expansion Joint
This expansion joint was received in the morning, refurbished by adding new bellows and limit rods, and then shipped the very same day. New 321 stainless steel bellows were fabricated and the existing flanges were reused by sandblasting and then painting for corrosion protection. View the full article