Bend Strain Relievers (Bend Stiffeners)

IK-Group’s Static Bend Strain Reliever’s (BSR) are used to prevent over-bending protection during the installation and operation processes.  The purpose of the BSR is to provide additional stiffness and to control the bend radius of the umbilical’s or cables.   IK utilise full in-house design and analysis capabilities to offer a broad range of stiffeners and connectors to suit client individual project needs.

Features and benefits:

  • Tapered design provides transitional stiffness to protect the cable or umbilical minimum bend radius (MBR)

  • Integral end fitting available in a range of different materials

  • Split and solid designs available

  • Certified product testing / proving available