Milestone Coastal Wind Project for Seaway Offshore Cables
Dec12

Milestone Coastal Wind Project for Seaway Offshore Cables

Seaway Offshore Cables (SOC), in combination with Subsea 7, has been awarded its first US offshore wind project by Ørsted Wind Power North America LLC who are constructing the project for Dominion Energy. This turnkey cable supply and cable installation contract for Coastal Virginia Offshore Wind (CVOW) Project marks the continued success of a global renewables strategy for Subsea 7 in the US. The multi-million-dollar contract will...

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Nexans and Marais Laying Technologies Australia unite forces for construction of largest onshore wind farm in Australia
Dec10

Nexans and Marais Laying Technologies Australia unite forces for construction of largest onshore wind farm in Australia

Nexans, a global leader in advanced cabling and connectivity solutions, and Tesmec S.p.A., at the head of a group leader in the market of infrastructures related to the transport and distribution of energy, data and materials, today announced that the consortium between Nexans and Tesmec’s subsidiary Marais Laying Technologies Australia has been selected by the Goldwind Australia’s Stockyard Hill project’s Balance of Plant contractor...

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Nexans awarded 100-million-euro contract for interconnection project in Philippines
Dec04

Nexans awarded 100-million-euro contract for interconnection project in Philippines

In the last 15 years, power consumption in Philippines increased by almost 80% to achieve over 94,370 GWh in 2017. To meet the country’s growing energy needs, the National Grid Corporation of the Philippines (NGCP) is looking to unify and reinforce the national grid with the launch of the Mindanao Visayas Interconnection Project. For the submarine link of the project, Nexans has been awarded a full turnkey contract for the...

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Prysmian signs technical cooperation agreement for grid monitoring services
Dec03

Prysmian signs technical cooperation agreement for grid monitoring services

Prysmian Group, world leader in the energy and telecom cable systems industry, has signed a non-binding Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with GCC Electrical Equipment Testing Laboratory (GCC Lab) – a testing facility for power transmission and distribution cables and accessories located in Dammam (Saudi Arabia) –  for a joint technical cooperation aimed at developing services associated to testing, inspection and...

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Nexans successfully qualifies 525 kV HVDC underground cable system to German TSO standards
Nov30

Nexans successfully qualifies 525 kV HVDC underground cable system to German TSO standards

Germany’s ‘Energiewende’, the transition in energy policy to focus on renewable sources of energy, is presenting significant challenges for the country’s transmission grid. In particular, Germany’s TSOs must transmit huge amounts of renewable energy over long distances from the north to demand centers in the the south and they are now building some of the world’s longest ever underground cable projects. Nexans has responded to this...

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Prysmian finalises €125M contract with IPTO
Nov29

Prysmian finalises €125M contract with IPTO

Signing ceremony attended by Minister of Energy & IPTO CEO Prysmian Group, world leader in the energy and telecom cable systems industry, announces the finalisation of the contract agreement, worth €125 million, with Independent Power Transmission Operator (IPTO), who are responsible for the transmission power grid in Greece, for a submarine power cable connection between the island of Crete and the Peloponnese region of...

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Prysmian to develop Singapore Power Grids
Nov29

Prysmian to develop Singapore Power Grids

New project for the design and installation of High Voltage Cable Systems and PRY-CAM monitoring system. Prysmian Group, world leader in the energy and telecom cable systems industry, has been awarded a contract by the utility SP Power Assets Limited, worth a total of €33 million, for the design, supply, installation and commissioning of two high voltage power cable systems to connect the Rangoon and Paya Lebar substations in...

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Nexans secures 111-million-euro turnkey submarine cable project
Nov28

Nexans secures 111-million-euro turnkey submarine cable project

The project of the Cyclades Islands Interconnection in Greece is aimed at ensuring the reliable, economic and sufficient supply of electricity to the Syros, Paros, Tinos, Mykonos and Naxos islands. As the phase ‘C’ of this three-phase complex project is taking place, ADMIE, Independent Power Transmission Operator, has awarded Nexans with a new contract worth approximately €111 million to deliver an interconnector between the city of...

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NKT awarded its largest offshore export cable order ever for Ostwind 2 grid connection
Nov26

NKT awarded its largest offshore export cable order ever for Ostwind 2 grid connection

NKT is awarded a contract of approx. EUR 300m (approx. DKK 2.23bn) by 50Hertz. The contract comprises supply of approx. 270 km of 220 kV high-voltage AC XLPE offshore export cable system, and approx. 8 km of 220 kV high-voltage AC XLPE onshore cable system for the Ostwind 2 offshore wind farm grid connection in Germany. The contract is won in a consortium with Boskalis Subsea Cables & Flexibles, who will install the offshore...

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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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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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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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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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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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HUBER+SUHNER becomes Tier 1 supplier to leading Chinese electric vehicle manufacturer Geely
Oct19

HUBER+SUHNER becomes Tier 1 supplier to leading Chinese electric vehicle manufacturer Geely

HUBER+SUHNER signs a first platform contract with Geely for series production. The scope of supply includes high-voltage connection solutions for application in a platform of the latest Geely electric vehicle generation. Yesterday, HUBER+SUHNER signed a platform contract with Zhejiang Geely Holding Group Co., Ltd. (Geely) and thus becomes a Tier 1 supplier to one of China’s largest private car manufacturers. The cooperation...

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Nexans wins export cable contract for Belgium’s Northwester 2 offshore wind farm
Oct16

Nexans wins export cable contract for Belgium’s Northwester 2 offshore wind farm

Nexans will supply a subsea power cable and associated accessories for the Northwester 2 offshore wind farm that will provide enough electricity to power around 220,000 Belgian homes.

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HUBER+SUHNER showcase e-mobility solutions for harsh environments at IZB 2018
Oct16

HUBER+SUHNER showcase e-mobility solutions for harsh environments at IZB 2018

The company will present its full automotive cable and system portfolio for electric vehicles including its state-of-the-art High Power Charging System HUBER+SUHNER, leading manufacturer of components and systems for optical and electrical connectivity, will demonstrate its solutions which tackle electric vehicle requirements in the most harsh and demanding environments at IZB 2018, in Wolfsburg, October 16-18. With charging times for...

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Nexans NX600 cable range obtains new BASEC certification
Oct15

Nexans NX600 cable range obtains new BASEC certification

Fire fighting systems need their electrical power supplies to remain fully functional in the event of a fire. That is why BASEC (the British Approvals Service for Cables) recommends that specifiers adopt the BS7846-F120 standard to ensure that their cables will maintain the circuit integrity of critical fire fighting equipment and systems in even the most extreme fire conditions. Nexans is a leader in fire safety cables and has...

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