LBH International has received an order for design and production of specially designed fabric expansion joints.
The expansion joint units are to be installed just after coal mills and are designed to withstand the severe abrasion from the coal dust.
The units are protected inside abrasion resistant plates in up to 20mm thickness. The construction is made in such way that the plates are replaceable. The fabric bellows are designed to withstand also failure conditions both in temperature and pressure.
As man protection from outside the units are equipped with perforated plates which allows heat to escape.
These expansion joints will be installed in Kemerköy and also in Yeniköy Thermal Plant.
LBH International has worked with GE Power Germany and successfully offered the best solution and thereby won the order. Furthermore LBH offered a full service package for installing and supervising on site, based on knowledge of how to achieve the best results with LBH products.
The 64 expansion joints will be installed in different places and have the below working conditions
Pressure up to 100 Kpa
Temperature up to 400°C (with dust )
DN 900-1450 mm