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Sterlite to Acquire Elitecore Technol...

by wireworld on 09/28/2015 - 05:55 pm
Tag: Acquisitions

India's Sterlite Technologies has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Elitecore Technologies, a global telecom software company, for an enterprise value of around INR 1.8 billion ($27.3 million) in an all-cash deal.

Established in 1999, and majority owned by investment firm, First Carlyle Ventures Mauritius, Elitecore is a global provider of software product and services delivering business support systems (BSS), Packet Core and Carrier Wi-Fi Solutions. Elitecore said it has proven case references with over 150 deployments for 52 communication service providers across 40 countries. Its other products include 24 online access gateway and NEOX IP Telephony, which allows carriers an ...

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Maillefer on Booth 709 at IWCS 2015

by wireworld on 09/28/2015 - 05:31 pm
Tag: IWCS

IWCS is an important venue for the cable and connectivity industry and we are proud to join the Suppliers’ Exhibition. R&D Director Dr. Mikko Lahti welcomes you to Maillefer’s booth 709 to discuss with the attending specialists about our high performance and cost effective manufacturing systems for fiber optic cables.

It has been a busy year at our new R&D Center in Finland. We have reached the ultra-high speed of 1000 m/min with the new secondary coating line OEL 40///Explore. Secondary coating is the most essential part of the fiber optic cable production process. But by considering the consistent quality of loose tube as a starting point, we were able to develop our ...

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PWM to showcase Manual Cold Welders A...

by wireworld on 09/23/2015 - 05:03 pm
Tag: IWCS

PWM’s comprehensive range of manual cold welders can be seen in action at booth 109, presented by Joe Snee Associates, exclusive distributor for PWM in the US and Canada.

Ideal for joining wire in confined spaces, PWM’s hand-held M10, M25 and M30 machines are comfortable to hold and simple to operate, using finger or hand pressure. Welding capacities range from 0.10mm to 1.80mm (.0039" to .071").

The larger BM30 model, which can be used on a workbench or supplied with an optional cart, provides a strong, reliable weld on nonferrous wire 0.30mm to 1.80mm (.011” to .071”) diameter.

PWM’s M101 cold welder for joining copper wire 1.00mm to 3.60mm (.040" to .14 ...

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A&E Announces All U.S. Manufacturing ...

by wireworld on 09/23/2015 - 04:54 pm
Tag: Press Releases

American & Efird (A&E) announced today it has achieved 100% zero waste to landfill in each of its United States manufacturing facilities as well as its two corporate office buildings. This significant environmental achievement is just the latest sustainability milestone, supporting A&E's global Eco*Driven® initiative.

"We are very proud of our U.S. manufacturing operations. This achievement is the result of the hard work, commitment and dedication of our company leadership and our employees," A&E CEO Fred Jackson said. "We are committed to the principle that practicing sustainability and corporate social responsibility is the right thing to do."

A&E has followed Eco ...

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Eraser to Introduce New Multi-Materia...

by wireworld on 09/22/2015 - 02:46 pm
Tag: Product Release

The Eraser Company, Inc. is proud to be joining The Assembly Show in 2015!  We are looking forward to showing the Assembly audience firsthand how our wire, cable and tube processing equipment can fit into assembly processes of all kinds, across all industries.

Making its debut is Eraser's Model MMC71 Multi-Material Cutter. This machine is capable of cutting a wide range of materials, including flat material up to 3.3" inches wide, tubing up to 3/16" OD, and wire up to 14 AWG stranded or 16 AWG solid.  The MMC71 works great on flat material such as heat shrink tubing, tapes, foils, ribbon cable and more, and is even capable of cutting silicone tubing. 

The machine ...

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Nexans to deliver umbilicals to the W...

by wireworld on 09/17/2015 - 06:52 pm
Tag: Projects

Nexans has been awarded the contract to deliver 48km of static umbilicals to BP, and partner DEA, for the West Nile Delta Taurus Libra project in Egypt. The Taurus Libra development is a subsea project tied in to existing BG Group operated Burullus facilities, and the umbilical delivery forms an important part of this subsea development.

The umbilicals consist of electrical and fibre optic cables as well as hydraulic and chemical lines. They will be designed, engineered and manufactured at Nexans’ specialized subsea cable and umbilical facilities in Halden and Rognan, Norway. Nexans will also deliver accessories for this project. The delivery will take place in May 2016.

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wire and Tube Southeast ASIA 2015 Ope...

by wireworld on 09/17/2015 - 06:22 pm
Tag: Wire Southeast Asia

The 11th International Wire & Cable Trade Fair for Southeast Asia and the 10th International Tube and Pipe Trade Fair for Southeast Asia, was officially opened today by Mr. Arthit Wuthikaro, Director-General, Ministry of Industry. The co-located exhibitions held at Bangkok Trade & Exhibition Centre (BITEC) will present an impressive line-up of machinery, innovative products and solutions from the synergistic sectors of wire, cable, tube and pipes. Over three days, 400 international companies from 30 countries, including 8 National Pavilions and country groups from Austria, China, France, Germany, Italy, Taiwan, the UK and USA, will come together in a single staging - making wire and ...

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Prysmian Narrowly Beats Nexans to Ret...

by wireworld on 09/16/2015 - 08:47 pm
Tag: Press Releases

Prysmian has again achieved the top spot in Integer Research's independently compiled Top 100 Global Wire & Cable Producer Database 2015 rankings*. Strong sales of submarine power cables and fibre optic cables helped the company retain the #1 spot ahead of global rival Nexans, though the gap between these two key players has narrowed noticeably.

The annual Top 100 Global Wire & Cable Producers Database acts as the barometer of competition across the wire and cable industry, and provides independently verified rankings of the 100 largest producers in the world based on revenues derived from insulated products for the previous year.

World insulated market reaches US$215 billion  ...

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GMP Slovakia Presents Two New Certifi...

by wireworld on 09/12/2015 - 04:20 pm
Tag: Press Releases

GMP Slovakia, worldwide leader in the production of steel reels, drums and handling equipments, is proud to announce that it has received two new certifications in addition to the ones they already have:ISO 14001:2004 standard for Environmental Management SystemsThis registration confirms GMP Slovakia’s commitment to minimize environmental impact in company day-to-day operations.

BS OHSAS 18001:2007 Occupational Health and Safety Management System. This certification is a framework for an occupational health and safety management system. It helps GMP Slovakia to put in place the policies, procedures and controls needed to achieve the best possible working conditions, aligned to i ...

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Nexans Delivers Submarine Fibre Optic...

by wireworld on 09/12/2015 - 04:03 pm
Tag: Projects

Nigeria and Cameroon are to receive a boost to Internet connectivity after Nexans delivered Repeatered Optical Cables for the Nigeria-Cameroon Submarine Cable System (NCSCSC) in a contract with turnkey contractor, Huawei Marine Networks Co.Ltd. (Huawei Marine).

Nexans will supply approximately 1,100 km of the latest generation of Repeatered Optical Cables (ROC-2) and associated accessories for the project.

The Nigeria-Cameroon Submarine Cable System will deliver broadband to users in both countries by the end of 2015. The submarine cable system, which will be the first wholly owned by Cameroon, will have a capacity of 12.8 Tbps.

Optical repeaters were integrated into the cables by Huawei ...

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