Large Fabreeka Bearing Pads order for ARNOT in South Africa [ Back]
These are the Fabreeka Expansion Bearing ( GGX ). Fabreeka Pipe Slides/Expansion Bearings facilitate the movement due to expansion and contraction from thermal and/or dynamic changes. The bearing element helps to distribute loadings and reduces localized stress concentrations.
The Fabreeka Bearing material is carefully bonded onto a backing plate which is used for fixing the bearing material to the structures. The complete pad is manufactured by and imported from the Fabreeka factory near Boston in the USA.
For more information on the Fabreeka Expansion GGX Bearing, see following document ( click on link ) :