New servo cables for Europe and North America
Oct18

New servo cables for Europe and North America

An important feature of servo cables is their low-capacitance and low-attenuation design as this enables them to bridge long distances without any loss of power. The two new cables are exemplary in this regard and they will be presented by LAPP at the SPS IPC Drives 2017 trade fair in Nuremberg in hall 2, stand 310. ÖLFLEX® SERVO 7TCE: The servo cable is suitable for servo drives from many leading manufacturers and has UL TC-ER and...

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Live demonstrations by igus at this year’s Manufacturing Management show
Oct16

Live demonstrations by igus at this year’s Manufacturing Management show

Motion plastics specialist, igus, will be displaying a variety of components and solutions for automation and robotics at the upcoming Manufacturing Management Show on stand G14, at Ricoh Arena, Coventry. Product experts will be on hand, demonstrating effective automation solutions for a vast range of applications. Additionally, attendees can observe an exciting demonstration of the robolink D system. The system is made up of...

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Cable leader offers design support
Oct17

Cable leader offers design support

Specialist supplier AEI Cables has added a further service to its portfolio to more closely collaborate with building designers. The electrical software provided through Amtech means designers can adapt their specifications more easily for each specific project. Stuart Dover, commercial manager at AEI Cables, said: “We wanted to further understand the needs of the building designer, and to that end we’ve committed to more...

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SPS IPC Drives 2017: TE Connectivity highlights productivity and efficiency gains
Oct11

SPS IPC Drives 2017: TE Connectivity highlights productivity and efficiency gains

TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, will introduce a number of key innovations at SPS IPC Drives 2017, which takes place November 28-30 in Nuremberg, Germany. SPS provides an excellent opportunity for TE to demonstrate how its highly engineered solutions can enable industrial data driven applications to accelerate performance. “Our solutions make it possible to connect data, signal and power interfaces...

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HUBER+SUHNER to highlight latest developments in RF energy technology at SmarterWorld RF Energy Summit
Oct11

HUBER+SUHNER to highlight latest developments in RF energy technology at SmarterWorld RF Energy Summit

HUBER+SUHNER, leading international manufacturer of components and systems for optical and electrical connectivity, is set to highlight the latest developments in RF energy technology at the SmarterWorldRF Energy Summit, taking place October 17 in Erding, Germany. At the Summit, attendees will learn about the latest developments of solid state RF energy technology, which promises to change the landscape of many commercial applications...

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Nexans Sets a New World Record to Strengthen Norway’s Power Grid
Oct09

Nexans Sets a New World Record to Strengthen Norway’s Power Grid

While the Nordic countries are among the most advanced in terms of clean electricity generation, their consumption of energy per capita is also among the highest in the world due to cold climate and a sparse population distribution. To meet growing electricity demand and accompany increased energy production, BKK Nett AS, one of Norway’s largest power companies, decided to install the Kollsnes-Mongstad power line to strengthen the...

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L-com Launches New USB 3.0 High-Flex Cable Assemblies
Oct09

L-com Launches New USB 3.0 High-Flex Cable Assemblies

L-com Global Connectivity, a preferred manufacturer of wired and wireless connectivity products, announced today that it has introduced a new series of high-flex USB 3.0 cable assemblies for use with PC peripheral interconnects, data acquisition, test and measurement and portable data storage applications. These new USB 3.0 high-flex cables are rated for 10,000 flex cycles, making them ideal for applications where standard USB 3.0...

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USB 3.0 ECF-Style Panel Mount USB Adapter Cables
Oct09

USB 3.0 ECF-Style Panel Mount USB Adapter Cables

L-com Global Connectivity, a preferred manufacturer of wired and wireless connectivity products, announced today that it has introduced a new series of USB 3.0, ECF-style, panel mount, USB adapter cables for use with data storage, data acquisition, and test and measurement applications. These new adapters allow USB 3.0 connections to be passed through panels or enclosures by utilizing L-com’s unique ECF flange design. These new...

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NEW Flat Cables for a Round World Video
Oct04

NEW Flat Cables for a Round World Video

Cicoil, the leading manufacturer of high performance Flat Cables, is pleased to announce its newest video: “Flat Cables for a Round World”.  This Informational tutorial illustrates the multiple advantages of using Cicoil’s EZ-Flexx flat design concept in place of multiple round cables.  View the broadcast here: https://www.cicoil.com/videos. For years, Cicoil only offered a standard flat profile cable design, which limited its use in...

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Cable leader puts on showcase
Oct04

Cable leader puts on showcase

AEI Cables offers entire range of speciality cables for clean energy sectors Leading supplier AEI Cables showcased its market-leading products to the offshore oil & gas, and renewable energy sectors, at recent international trade events. Based in Birtley, near Gateshead, AEI Cables attended Offshore Europe in Aberdeen, and the HUSUM Wind event near Hamburg in Germany, flagship trade shows for their sectors. Key personnel from AEI...

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Leoni officially opens its second plant in Ukraine
Oct02

Leoni officially opens its second plant in Ukraine

Leoni, the leading European provider of cables and cable systems to the automotive sector and other industries, has officially opened its second wiring systems production in Ukraine today. The new plant in Kolomyia city in Western Ukraine is not only a sign of the company’s growth, but also a major foreign investment in Ukraine’s economy. Moreover, the German-based company considers the expansion of its capacities and the...

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Corning Celebrates its 1 Billionth Kilometer of Optical Fiber
Oct02

Corning Celebrates its 1 Billionth Kilometer of Optical Fiber

Corning Incorporated has announced a significant milestone – delivering its 1 billionth kilometer of optical fiber. The company celebrated with an event at its optical fiber manufacturing facility in Wilmington, North Carolina, the world’s first optical fiber manufacturing facility, which today remains one of the world’s largest. Corning invented the first low-loss optical fiber in 1970, which helped launch the age of optical...

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Siemon launches LightStack 8 ultra high-density plug and play fibre system
Oct02

Siemon launches LightStack 8 ultra high-density plug and play fibre system

Siemon, a leading global network infrastructure specialist, has expanded its line of LightHouse™ advanced fibre cabling solutions with LightStack® 8. This new ultra high-density plug and play system offers efficient and cost-effective support of current and future 8-fibre applications. LightStack 8 provides an easy and efficient migration path to 40 and 100 Gb/s speeds in data centre switch-to-switch backbone links to enable faster...

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Nexans’ Subsea Cable to Bring a Boost in Bandwidth to the Malaysian Peninsula
Sep27

Nexans’ Subsea Cable to Bring a Boost in Bandwidth to the Malaysian Peninsula

In the always-on hyper-connected world it is easy to forget how heavily the world economy depends on submarine cables. Estimates show that 99 percent of all intercontinental trade and a major volume of international web traffic are carried via subsea connections. Yet the ever-growing demand for internet services is placing major bandwidth pressure on existing subsea infrastructure. In the framework of SEAX-1, one of the most...

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Ridgway Machines Innovative New High Speed Taping Line
Sep27

Ridgway Machines Innovative New High Speed Taping Line

Ridgway Machines have manufactured a new compact high speed taping machine that can precisely apply up to two individual tapes per head onto small round or rectangle wires. The state of the art modular design also means it can be built to different specifications such as 1, 2 or 3 bay. Twin servo motor technology ensures the fast and accurate application of the applied tapes. The taping head is designed to accommodate both flat and...

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How Cimteq’s CableBuilder improves your CPR Compliance
Sep25

How Cimteq’s CableBuilder improves your CPR Compliance

On 1st July 2017, the EU Construction Products Regulation (CPR) came into force. All cables supplied to the construction industry have a mandatory requirement to apply the new extended CE marking to their products. The regulation provides a common language to assess the performance of construction products to fire. It ensures that reliable information is available to professionals, public authorities, and consumers, so they can...

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Leoni makes onboard data network of the service module for the Orion space capsule fit for 10 Gbit/s
Sep25

Leoni makes onboard data network of the service module for the Orion space capsule fit for 10 Gbit/s

On the ESM for NASA’s Orion space capsule, Airbus has now, for the first time, deployed a ground harness with an SFP+ connector that links the space probe with test equipment for trials on the ground. With the ESCC (European Space Components Coordination) approval required for space flight components and numerous copper solutions for broadband data transmission in computer centres, Leoni’s Business Unit Telecommunication Systems...

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NKT is preferred supplier for Triton Knoll offshore wind farm project
Sep25

NKT is preferred supplier for Triton Knoll offshore wind farm project

NKT has signed a Preferred Supplier Agreement (PSA) for delivery and installation of export and array cable systems to the prospective offshore wind farm project Triton Knoll. The project is being developed as a joint venture by innogy (50%) and Statkraft (50%), with innogy managing the project. The PSA is signed in a consortium with Boskalis’ subsidiary VBMS. A PSA is a key step towards a final order which is conditional upon final...

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Superior Essex and Legrand Bring Next-Generation Building Intelligence to BICSI Fall 2017
Sep25

Superior Essex and Legrand Bring Next-Generation Building Intelligence to BICSI Fall 2017

Join Superior Essex and Legrand, global leaders in cabling and connectivity solutions, at BICSI Fall Conference and Exhibition booth #531, where they will give attendees a glimpse at the next generation of building intelligence. Together, Superior Essex and Legrand will showcase recent advances in Power-over-Ethernet communications and structured cabling technologies that vastly expanded the scope and value of the Internet of Things...

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MilesTek Introduces Industrial M12 Cable Assemblies for use in Harsh Environments
Sep25

MilesTek Introduces Industrial M12 Cable Assemblies for use in Harsh Environments

MilesTek, a leading manufacturer and supplier of products designed to address military and avionics applications, announced today that it has released a new series of M12 cable assemblies to address harsh environment networking. The new cable assemblies feature high-flex, outdoor CMX-rated, double-shielded, FR-TPE cable and IP68 rated M12 connectors. They are designed to exceed category standards and ensure optimal network throughput...

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