Nexans awarded 50M Euros turnkey contract to manufacture and install interconnection cable between Majorca and Menorca
Nov22

Nexans awarded 50M Euros turnkey contract to manufacture and install interconnection cable between Majorca and Menorca

Red Eléctrica de España has awarded Nexans with a contract worth around 50 million euros to manufacture and install a power cable that will connect the islands of Majorca and Menorca in Spain. The contract was signed only 20 days after the Spanish Council of Ministers granted administrative authorisation and declared it as a public utility project. The interconnection is due to be up and running in 2020. Red Eléctrica’s General...

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NKT is selected exclusive supplier of export cable system for Inch Cape offshore wind farm project
Nov20

NKT is selected exclusive supplier of export cable system for Inch Cape offshore wind farm project

NKT has signed an export cable Pre-Construction Agreement (PCA) for delivery and installation of export cable system to the prospective UK offshore wind farm project Inch Cape. The project is being developed by Inch Cape Offshore Wind Farm Ltd, a subsidiary of Red Rock Power Ltd. The PCA is signed in a consortium with Boskalis Subsea Cables & Flexibles. The PCA nominates the consortium as the exclusive supplier and installer for...

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Nexans wins major power export cable contract for Ørsted’s Hornsea 2 wind farm
Nov19

Nexans wins major power export cable contract for Ørsted’s Hornsea 2 wind farm

Nexans has won a contract worth over 150 million euros to help Ørsted deliver the most affordable electricity from offshore wind yet. The project covers the supply of over 200 km of the 245 kV high voltage alternating current (HVAC) subsea export cable system for the near shore section of Hornsea 2 wind farm. Today, many nations are harnessing renewable energy sources with the aim of counteracting climate change, one of the world’s...

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Siemon introduces TERA Category 8.2 copper cabling system
Nov19

Siemon introduces TERA Category 8.2 copper cabling system

Siemon, a leading global network infrastructure specialist, has announced the launch of its end-to-end TERA® Category 8.2 copper cabling system, delivering transmission performance up to 2 GHz to support emerging high-speed 25 and 40 Gigabit (25/40GBASE-T) applications in data centre switch-to-server applications. Siemon’s TERA Category 8.2 system includes cable, patch cords, connectors and pre-terminated cable assemblies. The system...

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New chainflex CAN bus cable for highly dynamic energy chain applications
Nov13

New chainflex CAN bus cable for highly dynamic energy chain applications

Features EAC and CTP approval for easy trading in the Russian market igus has introduced a new CAN bus cable for highly dynamic energy chain applications, such as in machine tools and production equipment. The chainflex CFBUS cables is available with either a highly abrasion-resistant PVC (CFBUS.PVC.020) or oil-resistant PUR (CFBUS.PUR.020) outer jacket. Both cable options have EAC and CTP approvals, simplifying trade with the Russian...

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HUBER+SUHNER to showcase latest innovations in connectivity and RF energy at electronica 2018
Nov12

HUBER+SUHNER to showcase latest innovations in connectivity and RF energy at electronica 2018

Alongside the recently launched CT assemblies, the company will demonstrate its future-proof solutions for automotive, energy and semi-conductor testing applications Leading manufacturer in electrical and optical connectivity solutions, HUBER+SUHNER is set to present a new era for critical connectivity at electronica 2018, Messe München, November 13–16. Designed for phase critical applications requiring ultimate precision and...

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Ducab Records Growth for OGP Business with Three Major Contracts for ADNOC Projects
Nov11

Ducab Records Growth for OGP Business with Three Major Contracts for ADNOC Projects

The use of locally manufactured cable solutions supports UAE ‘In-Country Value’ Ducab has secured three major contracts in Abu Dhabi for the supply of over 5000kms of EHV, HV, MV and LV cables and AAAC overhead conductors for ADNOC related projects in Abu Dhabi. The announcement came on the sidelines of the company’s participation in Abu Dhabi International Petroleum Exhibition and Conference (ADIPEC) 2018. The new contracts, secured...

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Leoni launched performance and strategy programme
Nov14

Leoni launched performance and strategy programme

– Curtailed sales growth in the 3rd quarter in wake of slowing automotive business – Advance spending on the production network and a volatile market weighing on EBIT – Negative free cash flow development due above all to disappointing working capital management – Performance and strategy programme for healthy growth, profitability and cash generation initiated Nuremberg, 14 November 2018 – Leoni, a global...

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Nexans extends Indonesia’s information superhighway with Jayabaya submarine fiber optic cable
Nov13

Nexans extends Indonesia’s information superhighway with Jayabaya submarine fiber optic cable

Nexans has supplied PT Mora Telematika Indonesia (Moratelindo) with a total of 915 kilometers of submarine unrepeatered fiber-optic cables that will link Jakarta to Surabaya Indonesia’s government has made a commitment to ensure telecommunications and broadband access for the country’s fast growing population of 267 million people. In line with this vision, Moratelindo continues to develop the nationwide fiber optic network with the...

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NKT to upgrade important high-voltage cable link between Denmark and Sweden
Nov12

NKT to upgrade important high-voltage cable link between Denmark and Sweden

NKT has won the turn-key order to replace the high-voltage AC interconnector system between Denmark and Sweden. The order was won in a consortium with VBMS B.V. and consists of design, production and installation of four 400 kV high-voltage power cables as well as removal of the old system. The interconnector system across the sea of Öresund ensuring efficient power transmission between Denmark and Sweden needs to be replaced as the...

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Gore Showing Advanced Technical Solutions for Military & Defense Applications
Nov10

Gore Showing Advanced Technical Solutions for Military & Defense Applications

W. L. Gore & Associates, Inc. (Gore) will be featuring their selection of advanced technical solutions for military and defense applications at the 2018 Cribbins and Aircraft Survivability Equipment (ASE) Symposiums in Huntsville, Alabama on November 13-16, Booth 103. Gore combines industry expertise with uniquely engineered fluoropolymers to offer high-performance cables and materials that meet the military’s complex challenges...

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Paige Electric achieves what’s possible
Nov09

Paige Electric achieves what’s possible

Marketing Claim Verification program determines the accuracy of “GameChanger” cable. David Coleman, vice president and business development manager of Paige Electric, a cable and wire company in Union, New Jersey, knew they were onto something when engineers from the firm developed a cable that delivered billions of bits of data per second beyond a 100-meter distance limit. Prospective clients, when told about the new product, would...

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How do the changes in WEEE Regulations affect the cables market?
Oct31

How do the changes in WEEE Regulations affect the cables market?

Changes to WEEE Regulations Early 2019 will see the implementation of new regulations for the handling of waste electrical and electronic equipment. The WEEE Regulations, in force for certain products since 2006, have been updated, revised and responsibilities extended. What is WEEE Compliance? Under the regulation, producers of WEEE products are obliged to participate in recovery and recycling schemes aimed at reducing the amount of...

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Nexans awarded multimillion-euro contract for Ørsted’s Borssele 1 and 2 wind farms
Nov07

Nexans awarded multimillion-euro contract for Ørsted’s Borssele 1 and 2 wind farms

The Netherlands is planning to increase its use of renewable energy to represent 14% of its energy mix in 2020 and 16% in 2023. Offshore wind energy is a vital element in this transition and a major milestone will be reached in 2020 when Ørsted brings its Borssele 1 and 2 wind farms online. Nexans is playing a key role in the project by supplying a total length of between 170 km and 190 km of subsea cable rated at a maximum operating...

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HUBER+SUHNER to launch phase-stable cables for critical applications at Electronica 2018
Nov05

HUBER+SUHNER to launch phase-stable cables for critical applications at Electronica 2018

Leading international manufacturer of components and system solutions for optical and electrical connectivity, HUBER+SUHNER, is set to debut its newest cable assemblies which push the boundaries for stability and reliability in harsh environments at Electronica, November 13-16, 2018 in Munich. The global Swiss-based company will be showcasing its five new and improved phase invariant CT cable assemblies which have been specifically...

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NKT confirms turnkey order for Moray East offshore wind farm project
Nov05

NKT confirms turnkey order for Moray East offshore wind farm project

As informed in Company Announcement no. 30 of 13 November 2017, NKT has signed a Preferred Bidder Agreement (PBA) for delivery and installation of export cable systems to the prospective offshore wind farm project Moray East. Now, NKT and the project developer, MOWEL, Moray East Offshore Windfarm Ltd, owned by EDP Renováveis S.A., ENGIE and Diamond Generating Europe Ltd., have signed the final binding agreement on the project. For...

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Sterlite Tech wins MahaNet citizen network project in Maharashtra
Nov05

Sterlite Tech wins MahaNet citizen network project in Maharashtra

Sterlite Tech, a global data network solutions company, has won a Rs 1,512 crore MahaNet-I project for the implementation of BharatNet-II in Maharashtra. Maharashtra Information Technology Corporation Limited (MahaIT), a state-led nodal agency, aims to connect approximately 13,000 gram panchayats through the MahaNet-I project. As a leading implementation partner, Sterlite Tech will connect 4,045 gram panchayats across eight districts...

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HUBER+SUHNER adds FullAXS Mini assemblies to its outdoor connectivity portfolio
Oct30

HUBER+SUHNER adds FullAXS Mini assemblies to its outdoor connectivity portfolio

HUBER+SUHNER, a leading manufacturer of components and systems for optical and electrical connectivity, announced today that it has added FullAXS Mini assemblies under license from TE Connectivity to its outdoor connectivity offering for wireless communication and industrial applications. As electrical equipment for outdoor use continues to get smaller in size, the FullAXS Mini connector sealing system is 23 percent smaller than the...

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Siemon enhances singlemode fibre offering with Uni-boot APC LC BladePatch jumper
Oct30

Siemon enhances singlemode fibre offering with Uni-boot APC LC BladePatch jumper

Siemon, a leading global network infrastructure specialist, has enhanced its comprehensive line of LightHouse™ advanced fibre cabling solutions with a new APC BladePatch® Uni-boot duplex singlemode fibre jumper. The new jumper has been developed in response to increasing fibre densities and the growing demand for APC (angled physical contact) connectivity that offers improved return loss performance for high-speed fibre links....

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HUBER+SUHNER remains on strong growth path after three quarters
Oct25

HUBER+SUHNER remains on strong growth path after three quarters

Third quarter sales also significantly up on previous year – all three technology segments with order intake and sales up after nine months – positive outlook for 2018 as a whole confirmed Order intake and net sales after nine months 2018 2017 Change in % in CHF million Order intake 722.8 623.6 16 Radio Frequency 204.0 180.3 13 Fiber Optics 281.3 263.7 7 Low Frequency 237.4 179.6 32 Net sales 685.4 588.3 17 Radio Frequency 193.0 173.1...

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