Sidra Medical and Research Center | Doha  – Qatar

Project name: Sidra Medical and Research Center (Qatar)

Client: Voltas Limited

Contractor: OHL / Contrack

Supplied: Bellows for the chilled water, steam & domestic hot water

EXCO were recommended by the consultants Hoare Lea to provide a Caesar II Stress Analysis on the steam & chilled water pipework. The results showed excessive anchor loads back on the building.

EXCO recommended the use of Gimbal Bellows and the anchor loads were reduced from 40 tonnes. EXCO completed the calculations for all the pipework and steelwork, using our two stress calculation packages; Caesar II Stress Analysis (pipework and super stress (steelwork)).

The Shard  | London

Project name: The Shard

Client: Skanska Rashleigh Weatherfoil

Contractor: Mace

Supplied: Fire Sleeve Pipe Wraps with innovative snap lock system

EXCO group’s Fire Sleeve Pipe Wraps were written into the specification for The Shard, Skanska identified this product as a way of saving installation time on site, due to its innovative snap lock system.

The Fire Sleeve Pipe Wraps are manufactured by EXCO in our 199,000 sq. ft. warehouse and a large quantity is kept in stock, the sleeve also carries LPCB certification on plastic, steel and copper pipes.


Diamond Synchrotron

Project name: Rutherford Appleton Laboratories (Diamond Synchrotron)

Client: Haden Young Ltd

Contractor: Costain

Supplied: Process pipework supports, steelwork design & fire protection.

EXCO Ltd provided secondary steelwork, multi-service supports, fire protection products and flexible connections. In addition we supplied process pipework supports and steelwork design.


Birmingham City University

Project name: Birmingham City University

Client: N G Bailey

Contractor: Willmott Dixon

Supplied: Design & calculations for the thermal expansion of pipework

Our client NG Bailey Ltd. approached EXCO to calculate and design the thermal expansion of pipework. Regular site visits by our technical sales director, who specialises in expansion design, guaranteed continuity of design, service and materials.

The design include Expansion Bellows, Slides guides and Anchor Points for LTHW and domestic Hot Water. EXCO supplied Axial Bellows for both steel and copper pipework. EXCO also supplied Tied Pump Flexibles for pump connections.

Sheraton Hotel Dubai

Project name: Sheraton hotel Dubai

Client: Sheraton Group

Contractor: Transguard Ltd

Supplied: Prefabricated Pipe Supports

Harry Potter Studios

Project name: Harry Potter Studios

Client: Warner Brothers

Contractor: Derry Building Services

Supplied: Expansion bellows and prefabricated pipe supports

Resorts World

Project name: Resorts World

Client: Genting

Contractor: Briggs and Forrester

Supplied: Expansion bellows and  pipe supports

Sheraton Hotel – Dubai

Project name: Sheraton Hotel

Client: Laing O’Rourke / Al Naboodah

Contractor: Rotary

Supplied: Expansion bellows, flexible Hoses and Ceasar II Stress Analysis