We are a world class, multi-disciplined mechanical engineering solution provider, with core competencies in structural protection and movement control. We offer an unrivalled range of specialist services including spray applied bridge deck membranes, bridge deck expansion joints, structural bearings as well as bespoke structural fabrications. Through early project engagement with stakeholders, we are able to provide high quality engineering solutions by way of consultancy support or the delivery of a complete project management service. From design, manufacture and installation, to inspection, site maintenance and replacement work, our single point of responsibility offering, leaves USL Ekspan uniquely placed to solve complex challenges on a truly global scale. www.uslekspan.com
A surface mounted mechanical system, with an elastomeric insert between two metal runners /carrier rails. Set into a, rapid curing resin compound known as Britflex® Resin Mortar. The polyureide resin provides unrivalled anchorage to the deck due to its remarkable bonding qualities, meaning that no mechanical fixings are required.
FEBA is a standard asphaltic plug joint which provides a flexible, waterproof joint with excellent ride quality for users and noiseless characteristics for minimal impact on the environment. Asphaltic plug joints are recognised as being suitable for a maximum design movement of +/-20mm horizontally and +/-1.5mm vertically and are ideal for use on bridges with low traffic volumes such as B roads.
The Transflex expansion joint system is registered with the Highways England, Transport Scotland, Welsh Government & Department for Infrastructure Ireland for use on highway bridge decks on all classes of roads and motorways. (CD 357: Joint Type Mat refers).
PmB is a two part, spray applied, durable corrosion protection and waterproof material. The high performance system is 100% polyurethane containing no fillers or additives and is VOC free. Once applied, Pitchmastic PmB has exceptional bond strength to all commonly used substrates, has excellent crack bridging capability and a life expectancy in excess of 30 years and holds British Board of Agrément approval.
Britdex MDP is a A Methyl Methacrylate (MMA) waterproofing system comprises of up to three separate environmentally friendly layers each offering different properties to the system. The system offers a 100% effective seamless bridge deck waterproofing membrane and the design of the system means that it is extremely durable and flexible, resulting in its suitability for application to a variety of surfaces and structures.
Manufacturing & Fabrication Capabilities - Make UK
Specialist engineering products made in Tankersley, Yorkshire, United Kingdom.
USL Ekspan Transflex Expansion Joint Replacement @ Summerhill Bridge, Blaydon
Transflex Expansion Joint Replacement @ Summerhill Bridge, Blaydon.
USL Ekspan - Britflex BEJ Installation Video
Britflex BEJ installation @ A19 Tees Flyover
USL Ekspan - Britflex BEJ and MEJS works on Tees Flyover, Middlesbrough, UK.
Britflex BEJ and MEJS works on Tees Flyover, Middlesbrough, UK.