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Thank You for Visiting Maillefer at I...

by wireworld on 05/23/2017 - 11:12 am
Tag: Interwire

Interwire 2017 was once again held in a sunny Atlanta, GA, USA. Many existing and potential new customers visited us during the successful three days and we were proud to present the leading cable manufacturing technology to them. It was great to see the positive atmosphere among the North American cable producers. The economy in the US is still on a growing path generating new business opportunities for our customers.

The presentation of our promise “Competence that Counts” - originally launched at wire 2016 in Dusseldorf – continued. It reflects Maillefer’s long background in the industry as well as the proven experience in cable manufacturing processes and extrusi ...

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Sandvik Materials Technology To Sell ...

by wireworld on 05/23/2017 - 11:08 am
Tag: Press Releases

Sandvik Materials Technology has reported that in order to further consolidate its product portfolio and improve its long-term performance, the company intends to divest parts of its wire operations business. A new organisational structure was also announced that will see four new product areas established as Tube, Kanthal, Powder and Strip, from July 1, 2017.

Sandvik stated that its welding and stainless wire businesses are subject to intense competition and it does not hold a No. 1-2 market position. In 2016 the wire businesses, which are to be divested, generated total annual revenues of about SEK 700 million.

“The divestment of the welding and stainless wire businesses will make ...

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SWEPCO Announces Transmission Investm...

by wireworld on 05/23/2017 - 11:06 am
Tag: Projects

Southwestern Electric Power Company (SWEPCO) plans to make a variety of improvements in the Summer Grove area of Shreveport. The estimated $25 million Summer Grove Area Improvements Project will ensure continued reliability to area customers and will provide vital support for local economic development.

The project involves building about 1.5 miles of new 69 kilovolt (kV) transmission line, building the new Leaside Way Substation, rerouting about 1 mile of 138 kV line around Leaside Way Substation, upgrading six existing substations and removing conductor from an existing 69 kV transmission line. The new line will originate from the existing Summer Grove Substation located near Dean Road. I ...

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Dates for Wire India 2018 Anncounced

by wireworld on 05/22/2017 - 08:21 am
Tag: Wire India

From November 27 - 29, 2018, the Bombay Exhibition Center in Mumbai will host wire India, 7th International Exhibition for the Wire and Cable Industry. Held concurrently will be Tube India and Metallurgy India as well as Welding & Cutting India. Messe Düsseldorf and its Indian subsidiary Messe Düsseldorf India are the organizers of wire India, Tube India and Metallurgy 2018 while Welding & Cutting India 2018 is jointly organized by Messe Düsseldorf India and Messe Essen.

On display at wire India 2018 will be wire manufacturing and finishing machinery (incl. cable, fastener- and spring manufacturing machinery), process technology tools, auxiliary process technology ma ...

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