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Wish to Improve Your High Voltage Cab...

by wireworld on 06/25/2015 - 04:53 pm
Tag: Press Releases

Our new triple crosshead THX70/150LR has been developed to enable longer production runs by improved material flow and temperature control. It is part of the Long Run Value Package.Our new triple crosshead THX70/150LR has been developed to enable longer production runs by improved material flow and temperature control. The key improvements compared to our standard triple crosshead are shorter material residence time, minimized stagnation risks, increased water tempered area, and improved distribution. The crosshead is part of the Long Run Value Package.What you get? Optimized for vertical CV lines producing high and extra high voltage subsea cable? Maximum cable lengths without factory joint ...

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Niehoff at the wire Southeast ASIA 20...

by wireworld on 06/24/2015 - 04:43 pm
Tag: Press Releases

At the wire Southeast Asia 2015 trade fair, Maschinenfabrik Niehoff and its Singapore Representative Office will show an MSM 85 rod breakdown machine (booth H 33).

The electronically driven MSM 85 is designed to produce wires made of copper, copper alloys, aluminum, aluminum alloys, and other non­ferrous materials. The machine is capable of drawing copper wires with a maximum inlet diameter of 10 mm (or 12.5 mm aluminum wires) to a minimum final diameter of 1.0 mm. The maximum line speed is 40 m/s.

Additional features include an optimized wire path, an enhanced wire cooling and lubrication system with a reduced consumption. Like all other new machines built by Niehoff, the MSM 85 is op ...

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Cimteq - Off to a Flying Start in 2015

by wireworld on 06/24/2015 - 04:25 pm
Tag: Press Releases

The first part of 2015 has seen cable and design manufacturing company Cimteq get off to a fantastic start. With multiple new business wins under their belt it is easy to see why this rapidly growing company is quickly becoming the leading producer of Cable manufacturing technology around the globe.

With large companies such as Datwyler, Northwire and Habia adopting their products during the first quarter of 2015, the company is enabling cable manufacturing to become a much more efficient and profitable industry to operate in. The benefits that Cimteq’s products deliver in terms of streamlining the pricing and costing process are phenomenal, and that is just one of the strings to the ...

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Strip Round, Rectangular and Square M...

by wireworld on 06/24/2015 - 04:17 pm
Tag: Product Release

The D Series Wire Strippers from The Eraser Company cover many applications for stripping magnet, enamel and film insulated wire.  These machines use high speed rotating stripping wheels to remove the insulation from round, rectangular and square wires.

The D1 Twin Wheel Stripper is the standard bench unit in the series and features a length stop to ensure consistent strip lengths.  The DV1 is identical to the D1, but also features an integral dust collection system to contain insulation residue as it is removed from the wires.  Model D9 has an offset head to allow for unlimited strip lengths, and can also be used for window stripping.

The PD9 is a ...

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WIRE RUSSIA 2015 Remains Leading Indu...

by wireworld on 06/24/2015 - 04:08 pm
Tag: Wire Russia

Despite the unfavorable economic climate in Russia, the recent staging of  wire Russia 2015 - The International Wire and Cable Trade Fair in Russia -  in Moscow featured about 200 exhibitors from 25 nations, presenting their product and service innovations to approximately 2,500 visitors from the wire, cable and wire-processing industries. This continued high number of both national and international exhibitors underscores the importance of wire Russia as an all-encompassing B2B industry platform for the Russian Federation.The leading Russian trade fair for wire industry was jointly organized by Messe Düsseldorf and Messe Düsseldorf Moskau as well as their partn ...

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ArcelorMittal idling S.C. Wire Rod Op...

by wireworld on 06/02/2015 - 01:16 am
Tags: Press Releases, Projects

ArcelorMittal has signed a memorandum of understanding with the Steel Authority of India Limited for a joint venture that would establish an automotive steel manufacturing plant in India.

The steel giant also announced plans to idle its wire rod mill in Georgetown, South Carolina, and reassess its other U.S. holdings, especially finishing facilities, to offset record imports, increased competition and too-high legacy costs. The closure will cost 226 American workers their jobs.

The company recently reported a $103 million first quarter operating loss for its North American division. Arcelor's U.S. holdings lost nearly $1.5 billion over the past five years, one executive pointed out.

Arcel ...

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Sarawak Cable Likely Beneficiary From...

by wireworld on 06/01/2015 - 05:02 pm
Tag: Projects

Sarawak Cable Bhd is slated to gain from the government’s plan to proceed with the construction of the Baram Dam.  It was reported that the Sarawak state government will proceed with the construction of the RM4 billion Baram dam with Chief Minister Tan Sri Adenan Satem saying he had secured the support of majority of the community leaders in Baram to proceed with the project.

The construction is slated to begin next year with completion expected by 2024 while Baram is expected to commence as soon as possible.

“Given Sarawak Cable’s fortified position as the leading integrated transmission line player in the state, we believe the company stands a good chance to secure ...

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TPC Wire & Cable Corp. of Macedonia s...

by wireworld on 06/01/2015 - 03:49 pm
Tag: Acquisitions

TPC Wire & Cable Corp. of Macedonia has been sold from one out-of-town firm to another.

Private equity firm Pfingsten Partners LLC of Chicago sold the company to middle market investor Audax Group of Boston for an undisclosed price, according to a news release.

It doesn’t seem like this sale will mean much change for local employees. Senior marketing manager Michelle Willmott said TPC has a long-term lease in its current space and it has room to grow there. There are about 165 employees at the company, about 130 of whom are local.

TPC makes high-performance wire, cable and connectors for a variety of industries, including steel, mining and food and beverage. In the release, TPC ...

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Kenya leaping forward with Lake Turka...

by wireworld on 06/01/2015 - 03:35 pm
Tag: Projects

Kenya is desperate for power with close to 87% of rural households and 55% of the urban poor households using kerosene lamps for lighting. Kenya’s grid connected electricity capacity is 1429 MW and due to a growing population and economy, the demand for electricity is projected to grow to about 15,000 MW by 2030.

Only about 18% of the country’s households have access to electricity. To connect to the national grid costs approximately  $376 USD in a standard household. These are relatively high costs which pose a problem to the expansion of electricity to low income households and small to medium enterprises. 

The Kenyan government is committed to diversifying its powe ...

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