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SEISMIC JOINT SYSTEM-SJS is the latest to be installed and was chose where existing joints were too large for a winged-compression seal system like THERMAFLEX that was used elsewhere on the project.

UVA’s Scott Stadium Joins Packers, Redskins, Colts, Jets/Giants, and many more in Successful Expansion Joint Installation

Over the last several years, EMSEAL and contractor Richmond Primoid, Inc. have been involved in a steady program of upgrades to Scott Stadium that includes retrofitting failed and leaking expansion joints.  The program has been flexibly adapted to the university’s sports schedule as well as annual budgets. The…

Fire rated wall expansion joint GE Turbine EHSHIELD WFR2 Installation

Fire-Rated Expansion Joint Sealants Selling Like Hot Cakes

Over 11,000 LF in first year of product launch proves EMSEAL’s fire-rated hybrids are the state-of-the-art of joint sealing. From prisons to factories, military bases to schools, and airports to stadiums the Emshield product line is combining life-safety, sound blocking and insulation with the traditional roles of sealants…

DSM Expansion Joint in Port Allen Locks

EMSEAL Goes Deep on Expansion Joints for Massive Port Allen Lock Project

Imagine having to replace and install expansion joints in a massive public works structure with a very small window of time to complete the job. A temporarily drained river lock with concrete walls rising over six stories tall, a bottom bed as wide as half the width of…

Thermaflex installed in carpark at North York Hospital.

Answering the Challenge of Watertight Transitions at Canadian Hospital

Transitions in expansion joints are often a weakness of the best designs. When executed in the field they dramatically slow the installation process and are often the cause of a failed water seal. The best solution is having factory-fabricated transitions built into the expansion system before it arrives…