MANUFACTURERS OF EXPANSION JOINTS

BIKAR manufactures components, assemblies and equipment for the fluid handling and airtight joint industries.


PRODUCTS

SPECIALISTS IN THE MANUFACTURE OF 3 TYPES OF JOINTS

We develop and manufacture our own products based upon specific needs, taking into account critical factors involving temperature, pressure, and movement. In addition to our consultation and participation in each project’s study, we offer a variety of solutions where quality will always stand out as our strongest mark of identity.

OTHERS

We offer a wide range of special products for different requirements and levels of performance.

Dismantling joints / High-temperature airtight joints / Insitustop

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SERVICES

More profitable, durable and effective systems

Within the typical life cycle of an installation, the expansion joint manufacturers supply teams during the assembly, maintenance, and replacement phases (black marks on the figure). The broad range of experience and knowledge possessed by BIKAR’s personnel allows them to provide support for customers in the most critical phases of an installation’s life cycle (blue marks). This allows the installations to be more profitable, durable, and efficient, while also eliminating unnecessary costs.

APPLICATIONS

WATER

Desalination plants
Intermediary pumping

BIKAR has had a presence in the world of water for more than 20 years, using its knowledge to improve desalination plants and potable water pumping facilities.

POWER

Nuclear plants
Combined cycle plants
Thermosolar plants

The energy sector is one of the most demanding when it comes to quality of materials and control of the manufacturing process. BIKAR has a presence in nuclear power plants as well as in combined cycle power plants.

OIL&GAS

Petrochemical
Petroleum

BIKAR responds to the all of the demands of this market with its expansion joints manufactured using special materials, for demanding environments: corrosive, extreme, explosive, high pressure (more than 50 bar – 725 psi), high-temperature (up to 1200 ºC -2200 ºF), and for any other required specifications.

INDUSTRY

Cement plants
Incinerators
Paper mills

BIKAR provides its experience and support to companies for their engineering, technical, maintenance, and production departments, in order to improve their results.

EQUIPMENT MANUFACTURERS

Ventilation/capture of gases/fumes
Water pumps
Valves

Equipment manufacturers typically incorporate expansion joints as accessories to their products. Collaboration with BIKAR allows manufacturers to make the market’s best materials available, improving their image in the sector while also providing their installations with maximum reliability.

ENGINEERING

Notably reducing facility design times.
Providing knowledge on optimizing the choice of expansion joint types to best fit the needs of the facility.
Increase the efficiency of installations

BIKAR collaborates with large engineering firms around the world. In addition to supplying them with reliable, top- quality products, we also have knowledge of the entire life cycle of all of the existing types of expansion joints.

CHEMICALS

Chemical industry
Fertilizers

The highly corrosive processes and harsh demands of this type of industry require knowledge of high value-added materials and proven high-pressure and high-temperature designs.

MINING

Materials washing
Materials processing
Materials transport

The mining industry always requires the highest quality solutions. The processes are extremely demanding, and materials specifications must ensure chemical resistance to the fluids used in the washing process, and resistance to abrasion from moving solids.

 

NEWS

NEW SUPPLY OF HIGH-QUALITY DISMANTLING JOINTS FOR RO PLANT IN MIDDLE EAST

On this occasion, Bikar designed, manufactured, tested and supplied an important set of disassembly joints to be delivered to one of the most important desalination plants in the world, located in the…

New supply of Rubber Expansion Joints for a pumping station in Qatar

In this case, it is an extension of a project for which another joint package was previously supplied. From BIKAR JUNTAS Y COMPENSADORES S.L.a series of Expansion Joints have been designed…

Commitment to quality and Bikar values

Our team of professionals has been collaborating with engineering companies and end users for more than 40 years. We understand that quality is an essential requirement in the manufacture of our products….

SUPPLY METAL EXPANSION JOINTS FOR PETROCHEMICAL PLANT

This time, it is was new supply for a petrochemical plant in the Middle East. The supply did not consist of a large number of expansion joints, but it did…

Desalination plants: providers of clean drinking water

Desalination of seawater is becoming a vital option for many countries and communities due to their severe shortage of drinking water. It is a physical-chemical process, by which salt is…

EXPANSION JOINTS SUPPLY FOR EUROPEAN CHP PLANT IN GERMANY

New design, manufacture and shipment of a major expansion joint package composed of rubber and metal joints for a combined cycle plant (CHP Plant) in Germany. Once again, in record…

Our customized solutions and types of expansion joints

At Bikar we are experts in offering tailor-made solutions. Each project is almost a blank canvas on which we must design and manufacture, ensuring that our customer’s needs are met…

New Supply of Rubber Expansion Joint Packs for Power Station in Europe

We have successfully designed, manufactured, tested and shipped our BF-PPS product directly from our facilities. This time we have done it for a Power Plant in Europe, as a customized…

Juan Antonio, CEO of BIKAR, shows us the most human side of the company

  Juan Antonio, president of Bikar Juntas y Compensadores S.L, immerses us in the history of our company. He tells us about its past, present and future to get to…

Design and supply of Pressure Balance for an energy plant in the Middle East

At Bikar we are specialists in customized solutions. On this occasion we have designed, tested and manufactured a metal expansion joint type Pressure Balance. We have developed it for one of our…