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Niehoff Will Display At The wire Chin...

by wireworld on 07/18/2018 - 11:33 am
Tag: Wire China

Maschinenfabrik Niehoff and Niehoff Machinery Changzhou Co., Ltd. (NMC), Niehoff’s Chinese subsidiary, will display at the wire China 2018 trade fair, booth W1F63, an MMH 101 + RM 161 type multiwire drawing line from Germany, as well as a high speed double twist bunching machine type D 631.5 and an NPS SV 400 D type double spooler, both built by NMC.

The booth was increased by 100 m² to 250 m² which shows that the wire China trade fair has become the second most important trade fair for Niehoff after the wire Düsseldorf. H. Folke Sandelin AB (HFSAB), specialized in horizontal lead extrusion and cable repair and recovery systems, will be as a sub-exhibitor at the booth.T ...

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WAI’s First Regional Edition Of Funda...

by wireworld on 07/18/2018 - 11:14 am
Tag: Press Releases

The Wire Association International (WAI), Inc. reports its long-running and content-refined Fundamentals of Wire Manufacturing course will be held in its first standalone, regional edition on October 10, 2018, at the Sheraton McKinney Hotel in McKinney, Texas, USA.

This concentrated introductory workshop provides a solid grounding in the essentials of wire and cable manufacturing presented by experts in the field. It is WAI’s most successful training program and refresher course for new hires, sales teams, and operations personnel.

“The program has become so popular in recent years that we wanted to expand it by offering it regionally too, outside of the confines of WAI’ ...

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Hengtong Optic-Electric Sells Submari...

by wireworld on 07/18/2018 - 11:02 am
Tags: Press Releases, Projects

Hengtong Optic-Electric is poised to provide submarine cable to a large offshore wind farm built by China Longyuan Power Group in eastern China’s Jiangsu province, which will further entrench Hengtong’s leading position in the submarine cable market.

Its subsidiary Jiangsu Hengtong HV Power Cable System recently received the winning bid award, per which it will supply 35kV submarine optic/electric composite cable and accessories for the 200 megawatt offshore wind farm in the waters off Dafeng district, Jiangsu, with the contract worth CNY98 million (USD14.65 million), the locally-based cable maker recently announced.

The winning bid will improve and consolidate the subsidiary&r ...

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Nippon Steel & Sumikin Cold Heading W...

by wireworld on 07/18/2018 - 11:00 am
Tag: Press Releases

Governor Eric Holcomb joined executives from Nippon Steel & Sumikin Cold Heading Wire Indiana Inc. to cut the ribbon on the company's 150,000-square-foot facility in Shelbyville. The $50 million project is expected to create up to 70 jobs by 2021.

The facility was first announced in June 2016 before Holcomb took office. The company is a subsidiary of Tokyo-based Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corp., who said at the groundbreaking ceremony it had selected Shelbyville for its central location, established manufacturing industry and skilled workforce.

The new plant is the company's first in the U.S. for its bar & wire rod unit. NSCI has already hired 37 full-time employees for ...

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