Belden expands Safe-T-Line portfolio with new ruggedized, fire-resistant circuit integrity cables
May21

Belden expands Safe-T-Line portfolio with new ruggedized, fire-resistant circuit integrity cables

Belden Inc., a global leader in signal transmission solutions for mission-critical applications, today released its new portfolio of Safe-T-Line Circuit Integrity (CI) cables. Now with options to meet the three-hour CI code requirements for life-saving Emergency Voice-Alarm Communications (EVAC) systems, the LPCB-approved cables are designed to meet the stringent requirements of extreme temperatures commonly associated with industrial...

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readycable product finder from igus now integrates service life calculator
May16

readycable product finder from igus now integrates service life calculator

igus extends its readycable product finder online tool with integrated service life calculator to predict the lifetime of the cable. The tool enables designers, looking for highly flexible drive cables for energy chains, to select the required cable, from more than 4200 cable types, according to 24 manufacturer standards.To use the readycable product finder, simply enter the igus or manufacturer’s part number, or select the name of...

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Leoni Kabel, Midal Cables, Corning, Sterlite Tech, Prysmian and other power and communication industry leaders join CRU’s Wire & Cable 2019
May20

Leoni Kabel, Midal Cables, Corning, Sterlite Tech, Prysmian and other power and communication industry leaders join CRU’s Wire & Cable 2019

CRU’s 13th Wire & Cable Conference will be arriving in Brussels, the centre for European policymaking, on 11-12 June 2019. This well-established annual gathering for leaders of the wire and cable industry, offers valuable peer-to-peer networking, and interactive discussions between cable-makers, distributors and other industry experts from around the world. Influential market-leaders will share their strategies and insights into...

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New CAT5e and CAT6 cables for use in e-chains, with approval for the American market
May07

New CAT5e and CAT6 cables for use in e-chains, with approval for the American market

CAT5e or CAT6 cables are vital for the implementation of Industry 4.0 in automation around the world. The new igus chainflex CFBUS.045 (CAT5e) and CFBUS.049 (CAT6) Ethernet cables, have earned an enhanced UL listed mark for use in North America at 600V. “If there are test certificates for the cables, the time and effort required for customs clearance and commissioning reduces drastically,” explains Justin Leonard, the-chain director,...

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At Interwire 2019, LLFlex to tout service enhancements and showcase premier line  of cable tapes & wraps
Apr29

At Interwire 2019, LLFlex to tout service enhancements and showcase premier line of cable tapes & wraps

Company also sponsors opening reception as it continues to solidify industry leadership position LLFlex – a global leader in packaging materials and industrial laminate solutions for the building & construction, wire & cable, and tobacco packaging industries, will exhibit at Interwire 2019, May 14-16 in Atlanta. At Booth #965, LLFlex will highlight its Reyshield™ line of cable tapes and wraps, comprising mono and co-ex...

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Customers of CableBuilder3D sprint to market through faster product design
Apr26

Customers of CableBuilder3D sprint to market through faster product design

The introduction of a fully integrated 3D CAD tool within Cimteq’s CableBuilder environment goes one step further in streamlining the cable design and manufacture process. Powered by Autodesk Inventor, CableBuilder3D generates 3D models at the touch of a button allowing a team beyond draftsmen to work with the images. CableBuilder3D integrates seamlessly with the CableBuilder design, quotation and manufacturing module as well as...

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Gore showcases qualified, high-performance solutions for traditional and NewSpace applications at Satellite 2019
May01

Gore showcases qualified, high-performance solutions for traditional and NewSpace applications at Satellite 2019

W. L. Gore & Associates (Gore) will be featuring GORE® Space Cables and Assemblies at Satellite 2019 in Washington, DC on May 6-9 in Booth 941. Learn more about the benefits of Gore’s new and proven capabilities for launch vehicles, satellites, and spaceflight missions. Products that will be highlighted include GORE® Spaceflight Microwave/RF Assemblies for high-density, high-frequency, high-power, and-high flex...

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The real thing – Prysmian Group launches genuine CPR compliant Draka Cat.6 U/UTP Cca D64 cable
Apr29

The real thing – Prysmian Group launches genuine CPR compliant Draka Cat.6 U/UTP Cca D64 cable

Prysmian Group, the world’s largest cable manufacturer, is pleased to announce the launch of the new UK manufactured Draka UC400 23 Category 6 U/UTP LSHF D64 Cca data cable. The new cable has been designed and engineered by the Prysmian Group Multi Media Solutions business tocomply with the Construction Products Regulation...

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Curie cable arrives to Chile connecting Valparaíso and California
Apr25

Curie cable arrives to Chile connecting Valparaíso and California

With an intense and unprecedented operation at the Playa Ancha area in Valparaiso Region, Google and specialized undersea data transport company, SubCom, completed the installation of the Curie submarine cable, uniting Chile and California through Google’s data infrastructure. Curie’s development was announced a little over a year ago as part of Google’s commitment to build a safer, smarter, and...

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UL Product iQ™: The next generation of UL’s online certification directory
Apr24

UL Product iQ™: The next generation of UL’s online certification directory

New certification platform marries the longstanding UL certification data relied upon by millions of users with the intuitive design and user-friendliness of a modern search engine. Product iQ enables you to access the same trusted UL certification information you’re used to receiving via the original Online Certification Directory (OCD). You can quickly and efficiently explore content in the modern search engine powered by an...

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LLFlex offers Reyshield line of cable tapes and wraps
Apr22

LLFlex offers Reyshield line of cable tapes and wraps

Line of Products Offer Armoring and Shielding Solutions for the Wire and Cable Industry LLFlex – a global leader in packaging materials and industrial laminate solutions for the building & construction, wire & cable, and tobacco packaging industries, has manufactured a complete line of cable wrap tapes to address a number of industry needs.  The Reyshield™ products are comprised of mono and co-ex layered film...

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CRU brings industry leaders to Brussels for the annual Wire & Cable Conference
Apr17

CRU brings industry leaders to Brussels for the annual Wire & Cable Conference

CRU, leading provider of cable news, analysis and consulting is to hold its 13th Wire & Cable Conference in Brussels on 11-12 June 2019. The conference is well established as the premier meeting for leaders in the wire and cable industry, offering valuable peer-to-peer networking and presentations from international wire and cable manufacturers, distributors and other industry thought-leaders. The two-day conference will provide...

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Introducing myUL – A new, full-service client portal
Apr17

Introducing myUL – A new, full-service client portal

As part of UL’s continued effort to better serve our clients, we recognized the need to migrate to a more robust platform that allows a deeper collaboration between UL and our clients. The result is myUL: a secure source for the UL product files, product information and services needed to drive your company’s strategic and financial goals. This enhanced level of access to UL empowers you to make more informed, data driven decisions....

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H2 Cable and SubCom announce signing of H2 submarine cable contract at SubOptic 2019
Apr15

H2 Cable and SubCom announce signing of H2 submarine cable contract at SubOptic 2019

First direct connection between Australia and Hong Kong to meet growing traffic streams and second branch between Sydney and Los Angeles to provide best diversity and latency H2 Cable and SubCom today announced that they signed the contract for the supply and installation of the H2 submarine cable system. The cable will be the first to connect Australia and Hong Kong with direct access to China. The cable design also...

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Times change, trust remains™
Apr11

Times change, trust remains™

What began primarily as an electrical and fire safety testing, inspection and certification company soon branched out into a variety of services — from testing chemical hazards to burglary-resistive products and more — making UL what it is today. For 125 years, UL has dedicated itself to fostering safe living and working conditions for...

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SubCom continues quality manufacturing and installation of next generation SDM high fiber count undersea systems
Apr10

SubCom continues quality manufacturing and installation of next generation SDM high fiber count undersea systems

SubCom is stronger than ever, enabling the best system lifetime value in undersea cable infrastructure SubCom, the leading global partner for today’s undersea infrastructure, continues to deliver state-of-the-art, best value systems to customers, providing industry leading products and marine installation as well as post-installation operations support services. Next Generation Technology On April 5th, Google announced the...

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Cloud-based cooling
Apr09

Cloud-based cooling

By Karl Lycett, Rittal’s Product Manager for Climate Control Cooling units are playing an increasingly important role in Industry 4.0. Seamless communication between cooling units and associated cloud-based systems is opening up opportunities for new applications.  Essential to these applications are IoT-capable devices such as the cooling units and chillers in the Rittal Blue e+ range. During the lifetime of an enclosure...

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BASEC launches new series of Cable Quality breakfast seminars
Mar22

BASEC launches new series of Cable Quality breakfast seminars

What’s the value of quality to you? This year, BASEC has launched a series of Cable Quality breakfast seminars designed for those who are involved in projects where cable installations are key to the successful operation of their facilities. Often the requirements of cable are overlooked or left until last, as typically electrical wiring is the last installation on a construction site. The sessions will focus on understanding the...

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Continued growth with motion plastics: igus increases sales by 8.5 percent
Apr03

Continued growth with motion plastics: igus increases sales by 8.5 percent

Configurable online, on the go and on a tablet, as a durable special part, 3D printed or equipped with smart intelligence – motion plastics are increasingly becoming high-tech components. At this year’s Hannover Fair, igus will demonstrate this development with 120 new products – from the intelligent plain bearing to the world’s first online platform that brings suppliers and users of cost-effective robotics together.With...

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Leoni and relayr enter strategic partnership to raise the automotive industry’s production efficiency
Apr05

Leoni and relayr enter strategic partnership to raise the automotive industry’s production efficiency

Leoni, a global provider of energy and data management solutions in the automotive sector and other industries, and relayr, specialist in industrial solutions involving the Internet of Things (IoT), are entering a strategic partnership. At Hannover Messe (the Hanover Trade Fair), the companies announced joint development work on linking intelligent cable and automation systems with innovative IoT technologies. The upcoming solutions...

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Single Pair Ethernet becomes C-track compatible
Apr03

Single Pair Ethernet becomes C-track compatible

Automation specialist LÜTZE, Weinstadt (Germany), is attending the Hannover Messe 2019 to showcase the first C-track-capable cables under the Single Pair Ethernet standard.   Industrie 4.0. means handling the ever growing data volumes in production through networking and digitalization. With its LÜTZE SUPERFLEX® SINGLE PAIR ETHERNET (C) PUR cable (SPE), LÜTZE services the demand from industrial users for standardized and...

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Leoni to feature interactive vision-guided assembly system and latest solutions for factory automation at the Automate Show
Apr02

Leoni to feature interactive vision-guided assembly system and latest solutions for factory automation at the Automate Show

Leoni Engineering Products & Services, Inc. (Leoni EPS), North America’s leading automation solution provider in machine vision systems, robotic cable management, and automation training to showcase the latest interactive vision-guided assembly demonstration and latest solutions for factory automation at the Automate Show in Chicago, IL from April 8-11 at Booth 7507. As a leading AIA Certified Systems Integrator (CSI),...

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For maximum fire safety: Cca and B2ca fibre optic cables from Draka
Apr01

For maximum fire safety: Cca and B2ca fibre optic cables from Draka

Cable specialist Draka, part of Prysmian Group, offers a complete range of high fire safety Cca and B2ca fibre optic cables, with up to 144 fibres, that are fully compliant with EU Standard 50575 of the Construction Products Regulations (CPR). The portfolio includes the non-metallic, gel-filled central loose tube cables E22 (Cca) and E25 (B2ca) and the non-metallic stranded gel-filled loose tube cables N10/N14...

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Djibouti Telecom, Somtel and SubCom announce completion of DARE1 marine survey and addition of Bosaso landing station
Mar28

Djibouti Telecom, Somtel and SubCom announce completion of DARE1 marine survey and addition of Bosaso landing station

Djibouti Telecom, Somtel and SubCom today announced that the marine survey for the Djibouti Africa Regional Express 1 (DARE1) submarine cable system has been completed and the cable route finalized. The companies also announced the addition of a landing station in Bosaso, Somalia. The DARE1 cable system is the first step in a planned expansion into eastern Africa, which will connect Djibouti (Djibouti), Bosaso...

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Intelliconnect expands range of Precision RF and Microwave Adaptors
Mar26

Intelliconnect expands range of Precision RF and Microwave Adaptors

Intelliconnect (Europe) Ltd, the UK based specialist manufacturer of RF and cryogenic connectors and cable assemblies is expanding its RF and Microwave precision connector and adaptor range. The company now offers a wider range than ever of high specification stainless steel connectors as well as in-series and between-series adaptors. Intelliconnect’s attenuators and adaptors are used where signal integrity and quality are important,...

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Ethernet hybrid cables for new SIEMENS® and BOSCH REXROTH® servomotor systems
Mar18

Ethernet hybrid cables for new SIEMENS® and BOSCH REXROTH® servomotor systems

The automation specialist LÜTZE, based in Weinstadt, Germany expands its LÜTZE SUPERFLEX® cable family to include one cable solutions in compliance with the new SIEMENS® and INDRAMAT® standards for the exacting requirements of industrial environments.  The new LÜTZE SUPERFLEX® one cable solutions with an integrated Ethernet element, are suitable for power supply, data transfer and controlling brakes in servo...

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L-com launches new line of rugged Category 7 cables
Mar20

L-com launches new line of rugged Category 7 cables

L-com, an Infinite Electronics brand, and a preferred manufacturer of wired and wireless connectivity products, has unveiled a new line of Category 7 cables that are ideal for 10GBASE-T, Cat7 to Cat6a, factory automation, outdoor industrial Ethernet and machine vision applications. L-com’s new Category 7 cables are constructed with an overall braid shield around individually shielded twisted pairs (S/FTP) and feature a...

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TE Connectivity now offers industrial Ethernet jacks with integrated magnetics and PoE
Mar13

TE Connectivity now offers industrial Ethernet jacks with integrated magnetics and PoE

TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, is introducing a new series of Ethernet jacks with integrated magnetics and Power over Ethernet (PoE) specifically designed for industrial applications which help to simplify PCB design efforts and simplify peripheral powering in the total system “Integrated magnetics in our new Ethernet jacks eliminate the need for any layout on the analog part of the...

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Prysmian to showcase 6,912 fibre FlexRibbon™ cable at FTTH Conference 2019
Mar12

Prysmian to showcase 6,912 fibre FlexRibbon™ cable at FTTH Conference 2019

SVP Vanhille: “we are committed to supporting our customers in developing reliable and cost-effective broadband networks” Prysmian Group, world leader in the energy and telecom cable systems industry, will showcase its latest innovations for quality, future-proof networks at FTTH Conference 2019, taking place on March 12-14 in Amsterdam.  The Group will present for the first time to the European market its 6,912...

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Nexans simplifies data centre network monitoring and scale-up with launch of LANsense AIM and new high-density copper & fibre solutions
Mar12

Nexans simplifies data centre network monitoring and scale-up with launch of LANsense AIM and new high-density copper & fibre solutions

As new trends such as 5G and edge computing put more strain on data centres, the race for efficiency, reliability and scalability continues. To help data centres effectively address their physical layer-relatedchallenges, Nexans launches new cutting-edge solutions at the 11th edition of Data Centre World 2019, UK’s largest gathering of data centre expertise. The new solutions presented by the Group include LANsense AIM software...

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