Chase Corporation Bridge & Highway

Expansion Joint Installation Practice for Water Treatment Facilities

Posted by Ben Shterengarts on Feb 1, 2021 10:14:00 AM

Expansion joints are narrow openings between sections of a concrete wall or two floor slabs. Such joints are designed to control thermal expansion and…

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Topics: Expansion Joints, Potable Water Tank, Water Treatment, Concrete Expansion Joints, Water Treatment Facility

Expansion Joints & Wastewater/Water Treatment Plants

Posted by David Fricke on May 8, 2020 9:00:00 AM

A common focus in wastewater treatment facilities is the maintenance and protection of the tanks in these plants. The service lives of both steel and…

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Topics: Expansion Joints, Wastewater Treatment Sludge, Water Treatment, Concrete Expansion Joints

Should Expansion Joints Be Reused?

Posted by Graham Wilson on Oct 14, 2019 9:00:00 AM

Expansion joints are integral parts of our national infrastructure. From bridges to large concrete surfaces such as warehouse flooring, we travel over…

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Topics: Expansion Joints

Planning & Surface Preparation of Expansion Joints on Bridges

Posted by Brock Peterson on Sep 18, 2019 10:00:00 AM

When using concrete as a building material, there are some very important things to consider. As the seasons and weather change, the structure will…

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Topics: Bridge and Highway, Expansion Joints

The Ultimate Guide to Understand Expansion Joints Types

Posted by Randall Turner on Apr 8, 2019 2:00:00 PM

Expansion joints are primarily designed to facilitate the movement in structures caused by temperature induced expansion and contraction.  They also…

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Topics: Bridge and Highway, Expansion Joints, CEVA Systems

The Importance of Expansion Joints on Concrete Bridge Decks

Posted by Brock Peterson on Jun 12, 2018 9:43:24 AM

Expansion joints are vital to the life of a bridge itself and must be correctly installed and maintained in order to function properly. The two major…

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Topics: Bridge and Highway, Expansion Joints