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What is an expansion joint?

An expansion joint is an assembly used in a pipe line to allow it to expand and contract as climate conditions move from hot to cold and helps to ensure that the system remains functional.

76' dia. Single Tied Expansion Joint for a Hot Blast Valve in a Steel Mill
76″ dia. Single Tied Expansion Joint for a Hot Blast Valve in a Steel Mill



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