Emseal Joint Systems, Ltd.

Fire-Rated Expansion Joint Patents Awarded Spotlight Innovation
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Fire-Rated Expansion Joint Patents Awarded Spotlight Innovation

Three 2014 patents prove EMSEAL's innovation commitment. With two new patents issued in August and another in June this year, EMSEAL continues to demonstrate its commitment to reinvestment in RD and innovation in the field of expansion joint sealing and fire-proofing. The EMSHIELD line of all-in-one expansion joint systems provides designers with a new freedom from cumbersome and...

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Resealing Expansion Joints at Meadowhall Centre in the U.K.
Adhesives & Sealants

Resealing Expansion Joints at Meadowhall Centre in the U.K.

In spite of all of its design and engineering awards, Meadowhall Centre had a problem. Over a decade of traffic had exposed the reality that the Suffix complex's parking structure was leaking. Unfortunately, this situation was not unique. Car parks all over the world are leaking every day primarily due to the use of the outdated sealing technology inherent to extruded rubber sealing glands which...

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Seismic Expansion Joint suits split slab construction.
Laboratory and Research Supplies and Equipment

Seismic Expansion Joint suits split slab construction.

Intended for large and seismic expansion gaps found in split-slab construction, Model SJS-FP-FR is UL/ULC certified for nominal joint openings from 4-6 in. with up to 100% of total joint size movement and 1- or 2-hour fire rating. Watertight expansion joint is installed entirely from deck or floor above, eliminating need for utility lifts. Typical applications include parking decks, stadiums,...

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Expansion Joint features 3 hour fire rating.
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Expansion Joint features 3 hour fire rating.

Suited for walls and vertical applications, EMSHIELD WFR3 accommodates structural movement caused by thermal, wind, seismic, and other forces. UL-approved, single-installation product, featuring 5 in. depth of seal, is designed for joint widths of Â-½-6 in. and has expansion movement range of +25%/-25%. Fire-retardant-impregnated foam is factory pre-coated on both inside and outside faces...

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UL-Certified Seismic Expansion Joint is 2 hr fire-rated.
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UL-Certified Seismic Expansion Joint is 2 hr fire-rated.

Watertight SJS-FR2 expansion joint offers UL/ULC-certified fire-rated performance that eliminates need for fire blankets and gutters. Installed entirely from deck or floor above, product offers non-invasive non-destructive anchoring, suiting it for retrofit and new construction. System eliminates leaks and handles traffic and point loads at large structural expansion gaps from 4-10 in. It meets...

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Expansion Joint suits seismic and large-gap applications.
Construction Equipment and Supplies

Expansion Joint suits seismic and large-gap applications.

Featuring watertight design, EMSHIELD SJS-FR1 is UL and ULC certified for joints from 4-10 in. with up to 100% of joint size movement. One-hour fire rated expansion joint is suited for floor and deck joints subject to cars, pedestrians, material handling equipment, and other loads. Installed entirely from deck or floor above, no utility lifts or holding labor are required. Non-invasive anchoring...

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Watertight Expansion Joint withstand chlorinated water.
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Watertight Expansion Joint withstand chlorinated water.

Suited for use in submersed locations, SUBMERSEAL precompressed expansion joint seal is manufactured to resist degradation while continuously immersed in chlorinated, saline, or potable water environments. Single convex silicone-bellows sealing surface is backed by integral, pressure-resistant, impregnated foam backing. Available in widths from Â-½-4 in., product provides movement...

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EMSEAL Receives SBANE's 2010 Innovations Award for Breakthrough Line of Expansion Joints
Laboratory and Research Supplies and Equipment

EMSEAL Receives SBANE's 2010 Innovations Award for Breakthrough Line of Expansion Joints

Judges cite benefits of new technology in EMSEAL's revolutionary UL-certified, fire-rated expansion joints WESTBOROUGH, Mass. (May 20, 2010) - Expansion joint manufacturer EMSEAL Joint Systems Ltd. has won the distinguished 2010 New England Innovations Award for its line of UL-certified, fire-rated expansion joints. Judges cited EMSEAL's success at addressing market need and benefiting customers...

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Expansion Joint offers 2-hour fire rating.
Laboratory and Research Supplies and Equipment

Expansion Joint offers 2-hour fire rating.

Available in widths for gaps ranging from 1-6 in., SecuritySeal is comprised of fire-retardant-impregnated foam, factory pre-coated on both outward facing sides with intumescent fire-proofing material. Joint features pick-resistant watertight seal, which has hardened tamper-resistant surface and is capable of 50% movement. Field-injected polyurethane sealant band seals bellows to substrate at...

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EMSEAL Seals Massive Port Allen Lock
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EMSEAL Seals Massive Port Allen Lock

EMSEAL Joint Systems, Inc. has recently been involved in the successful resealing of the Port Allen Lock located at the Mississippi river in Port Allen, LA. The project presented delivery and installation challenges which EMSEAL was able to meet to finish the project ahead of schedule. The key was choosing EMSEAL's DSM expansion joint system which offered the performance specifications which the...

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Fire-Rated Expansion Joint Patents Awarded Spotlight Innovation
Laboratory and Research Supplies and Equipment

Fire-Rated Expansion Joint Patents Awarded Spotlight Innovation

Three 2014 patents prove EMSEAL's innovation commitment. With two new patents issued in August and another in June this year, EMSEAL continues to demonstrate its commitment to reinvestment in RD and innovation in the field of expansion joint sealing and fire-proofing. The EMSHIELD line of all-in-one expansion joint systems provides designers with a new freedom from cumbersome and...

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Global Service Team Sees Another EMSEAL Hire

Bashar Moussallieh joins EMSEAL Global Service Team EMSEAL's global reach has been expanding for several years with substantial success on projects including the Basra Sports City Stadium, Bogota International Airport, Abu Dhabi Financial Center, Heathrow Aiport, Meadowhall Shopping Centre, King Abdullah Sports City Stadium and many others. We are very pleased to welcome Bashar Moussallieh to our...

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Resealing Expansion Joints at Meadowhall Centre in the U.K.
Adhesives & Sealants

Resealing Expansion Joints at Meadowhall Centre in the U.K.

In spite of all of its design and engineering awards, Meadowhall Centre had a problem. Over a decade of traffic had exposed the reality that the Suffix complex's parking structure was leaking. Unfortunately, this situation was not unique. Car parks all over the world are leaking every day primarily due to the use of the outdated sealing technology inherent to extruded rubber sealing glands which...

Read More »
Seismic Expansion Joint suits split slab construction.
Laboratory and Research Supplies and Equipment

Seismic Expansion Joint suits split slab construction.

Intended for large and seismic expansion gaps found in split-slab construction, Model SJS-FP-FR is UL/ULC certified for nominal joint openings from 4-6 in. with up to 100% of total joint size movement and 1- or 2-hour fire rating. Watertight expansion joint is installed entirely from deck or floor above, eliminating need for utility lifts. Typical applications include parking decks, stadiums,...

Read More »
Expansion Joint features 3 hour fire rating.
Laboratory and Research Supplies and Equipment

Expansion Joint features 3 hour fire rating.

Suited for walls and vertical applications, EMSHIELD WFR3 accommodates structural movement caused by thermal, wind, seismic, and other forces. UL-approved, single-installation product, featuring 5 in. depth of seal, is designed for joint widths of Â-½-6 in. and has expansion movement range of +25%/-25%. Fire-retardant-impregnated foam is factory pre-coated on both inside and outside faces...

Read More »
UL-Certified Seismic Expansion Joint is 2 hr fire-rated.
Laboratory and Research Supplies and Equipment

UL-Certified Seismic Expansion Joint is 2 hr fire-rated.

Watertight SJS-FR2 expansion joint offers UL/ULC-certified fire-rated performance that eliminates need for fire blankets and gutters. Installed entirely from deck or floor above, product offers non-invasive non-destructive anchoring, suiting it for retrofit and new construction. System eliminates leaks and handles traffic and point loads at large structural expansion gaps from 4-10 in. It meets...

Read More »
Expansion Joint suits seismic and large-gap applications.
Construction Equipment and Supplies

Expansion Joint suits seismic and large-gap applications.

Featuring watertight design, EMSHIELD SJS-FR1 is UL and ULC certified for joints from 4-10 in. with up to 100% of joint size movement. One-hour fire rated expansion joint is suited for floor and deck joints subject to cars, pedestrians, material handling equipment, and other loads. Installed entirely from deck or floor above, no utility lifts or holding labor are required. Non-invasive anchoring...

Read More »
Watertight Expansion Joint withstand chlorinated water.
Laboratory and Research Supplies and Equipment

Watertight Expansion Joint withstand chlorinated water.

Suited for use in submersed locations, SUBMERSEAL precompressed expansion joint seal is manufactured to resist degradation while continuously immersed in chlorinated, saline, or potable water environments. Single convex silicone-bellows sealing surface is backed by integral, pressure-resistant, impregnated foam backing. Available in widths from Â-½-4 in., product provides movement...

Read More »
EMSEAL Receives SBANE's 2010 Innovations Award for Breakthrough Line of Expansion Joints
Laboratory and Research Supplies and Equipment

EMSEAL Receives SBANE's 2010 Innovations Award for Breakthrough Line of Expansion Joints

Judges cite benefits of new technology in EMSEAL's revolutionary UL-certified, fire-rated expansion joints WESTBOROUGH, Mass. (May 20, 2010) - Expansion joint manufacturer EMSEAL Joint Systems Ltd. has won the distinguished 2010 New England Innovations Award for its line of UL-certified, fire-rated expansion joints. Judges cited EMSEAL's success at addressing market need and benefiting customers...

Read More »
Expansion Joint offers 2-hour fire rating.
Laboratory and Research Supplies and Equipment

Expansion Joint offers 2-hour fire rating.

Available in widths for gaps ranging from 1-6 in., SecuritySeal is comprised of fire-retardant-impregnated foam, factory pre-coated on both outward facing sides with intumescent fire-proofing material. Joint features pick-resistant watertight seal, which has hardened tamper-resistant surface and is capable of 50% movement. Field-injected polyurethane sealant band seals bellows to substrate at...

Read More »

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