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Externally Pressurized Expansion Joint for a Reformer Unit in Saudi Arabia

October 14, 2019

Usbellows externally pressurized expansion joint 139221


 Type:  Externally Pressurized Expansion Joints
 Size:  59 9/16″ Long | 3″ Nominal Pipe Size
 Material:  304 Stainless Steel | Chrome-Moly
 Design:  1020°F Operating Temp. @ 140 psig | 11.75″ Axial
 Testing:  100% Dye-Penetrant | X-Ray | Hydro-tested

This externally pressurized expansion joint was designed by U.S. Bellows for a reformer unit at a refinery in Saudi Arabia. It is 59 9/16″ long with a nominal pipe size of 3″. The bellows were fabricated from 304 stainless steel and the pipe, flanges and hardware from chrome-moly. The unit is designed for an operating temperature of 1020°F at 140 psig. 11.75″ of axial compression and 1.25″ of extension. The expansion joint was 100% dye-penetrant tested, x-ray tested the bellows, and hydro-tested prior to shipment

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