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Staying Ahead of Obsolescence With Ma...

by wireworld on 04/23/2015 - 05:14 pm
Tag: Press Releases

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ABB Extends Production Capacity with ...

by wireworld on 04/23/2015 - 05:01 pm
Tag: Projects

ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has announced the inauguration of new $50 million manufacturing facilities in the Czech Republic for air-insulated medium voltage switchgear, instrument transformers and substation automation systems.

New manufacturing units for air-insulated medium voltage switchgear and instrument transformers will be located at ABB’s site in Brno, the country’s second largest city. New substation automation systems facilities will also be established near an existing ABB site in Trutnov, a city located north-east of the country’s capital, Prague.

At the company’s Brno campus, ABB’s medium-voltage business unit pro ...

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The NIEHOFF Magazine, The Customer Jo...

by wireworld on 04/21/2015 - 04:06 pm
Tag: Press Releases

The new issue of the NIEHOFF Magazine, the customer journal of the Niehoff Group, is available now. In his introductory remarks, Arnd Kulaczewski, CEO of the Niehoff Group, emphasizes the group’s responsibility with regard to environmental protection, resource and energy efficiency and sustainability and the respective activities of the group. The readers receive also information on the Niehoff exhibits at the Interwire 2015 (booth 740) and wire Russia 2015 (booth FOD44) trade fairs as well as on the local Niehoff subsidiaries Niehoff Endex North America, Inc. (NENA) and Niehoff of Russia.

A market report shows that the economic situation for the wire and cable industry in North Amer ...

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LS Cable & System Supplies Components...

by wireworld on 04/21/2015 - 03:55 pm
Tags: Press Releases, Projects

LS Cable & System  announced that they were selected as a tier-1 supplier of HV harnesses for eco-friendly vehicles by Dongfeng Motor, China’s No.2 automotive company. Products of LS Cable & System will be produced by its subsidiary located in Wuxi City, Jiangsu Province and incorporated into the E30, one of Dongfeng’s EV models. LS Cable & System expects that they will be able to supply the components to over 100,000 vehicles by 2020 as the Chinese government presses ahead with its policy to promote eco-friendly vehicles. A harness is a pre-assembled bundle of cables and connectors that supplies the power by connecting electronic control units and communica ...

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Pan Chemicals Showcasing High Tech Dr...

by wireworld on 04/20/2015 - 06:42 pm
Tag: Interwire

Pan Chemicals, manufacturing high tech drawing lubricants and coating to the wire industry will attend the next INTERWIRE in Atlanta, Georgia World Congress Center, from April 28th to 30th, booth #53.The company will be pleased to show you how, since 1987, Pan Chemicals has rapidly acquired a leading role in the market, thanks to its constant innovation and responsiveness to customer needs.Pan Chemicals belives that the highest performance is obtained only when every element of the wire drawing process is correctly applied. For this reason the company aims for a Single Supplier Responsibility, offering:- lubricants and coatings- innovative new machine designs- mechanicals descalers and ...

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Stonewall Cable, Inc. Celebrates 30 Y...

by wireworld on 04/20/2015 - 06:35 pm
Tag: Press Releases

Stonewall Cable, Inc. in Rumney, NH is excited to announce their celebration of 30 years in the cable manufacturing business. Founded in 1985, Stonewall Cable established itself as a premier manufacturer of quality communication cables, specializing in industrial, harsh environment and government/military applications. Over the past 30 years, Stonewall Cable has manufactured high quality cables that can be found on every continent. Cables manufactured by Stonewall Cable are utilized by some of the world's most innovative companies such as Boeing, Lockheed Martin, Raytheon, General Dynamics, BAE Systems, Honeywell, Google and Disney, and are used for a wide range of precision applications fro ...

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General Cable Presents It's Blown Opt...

by wireworld on 04/15/2015 - 04:11 am
Tag: Product Release

General Cable is pleased to feature and demonstrate its Blown Optical Fiber (BOF) System. Blown Optical Fiber technology provides flexibility in Broadcast cabling infrastructure design, while anticipating and facilitating future changes as the network evolves. General Cable’s BOF System provides the right system for the right application with its Individual & Bundled Blown Optical Fiber Systems.  The first and only blown fiber system on the market to feature dual blowing technologies within a single installation machine, General Cable’s BOF System allows the user to match the technology to the type and severity of the installation route.

General Cable’s BOF System ...

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$250 Million Undersea Fiber-optic Cab...

by wireworld on 04/15/2015 - 04:06 am
Tag: Projects

The $250 million undersea fiber-optic cable project that will add capacity to the growing Internet traffic between Asia and the U.S. mainland -- via Guam and Honolulu -- has started, GTA Teleguam and its partners announced last week.

Guam's GTA is a partner in the consortium of international companies that is investing in the project.  "GTA is excited about this consortium," stated Robert Haulbrook, GTA president and chief executive officer, in a press release.

"With this system, collectively, we are well positioned to meet the growing demand for increased bandwidth and strengthening our position to enhance overall network redundancy," he added.

Known as the South East Asia-U.S. syst ...

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Siemens Develops Gas-insulated Transm...

by wireworld on 04/15/2015 - 03:45 am
Tag: Projects

Siemens develops a gas-insulated transmission line for carrying large amounts of energy at high DC voltages. Eastern Bavarian Technical University Regensburg, Berlin Technical University and Dresden University of Applied Sciences, among others, are working under the lead management of Siemens on developing a new gas-insulated DC transmission line known as the DC CTL (Compact Transmission Line for Direct-Current High Voltage) for laying underground.

The new line is designed to transmit up to five gigawatts (GW) of power per system. The German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi) is providing €3.78 million in this development project.

The DC CTL will be based o ...

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Statoil’s Gullfaks Subsea Compression...

by wireworld on 04/14/2015 - 04:03 pm
Tag: Projects

The Statoil operated Gullfaks gas field in the Norwegian Sea will rely on Nexans’ innovative power umbilicals combining power, fiber-optic and hydraulic lines in a single cross section. The cables were successfully handed over to Statoil this month.

The subsea gas compression station will be installed on the seafloor at the Gullfaks Sør satellite field, 15 km from the Gullfaks C platform. It will increase total gas extraction by 22 million barrels.

The cables will power two five-megawatt gas compressors at a depth of 135 metres. The 650 tonne station will be housed in a 420 tonne protective structure, managing a flow rate of 10 million cubic metres per day.

The Gullfaks field ...

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