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Nickel Wear Parts Now Available As Ce...

by wireworld on 10/13/2017 - 12:30 pm
Tag: Press Releases

Cemanco has expanded their product family to include nickel wear parts.   For 25 years Cemanco has been supplying textile and wire production wear parts and accessories at excellent prices.

Their nickel wear parts are made to order and machined to your specifications with the same quality and precision as our other products. Cemanco offers 99% nickel for annealing rings and steel drums with nickel coating as well as other standard alloy combinations for other parts.

Call or email Cemanco for more information.

Bell Investing $50 Million in Sarnia ...

by wireworld on 10/13/2017 - 12:27 pm
Tag: Projects

Bell Canada has announced they will invest heavily to connect about 20,000 homes in Sarnia and Point Edward with fibre-optic cables the company say will provide “world class” Internet and “rock solid” reliability.

The telecommunications giant is spending more than $50 million in Sarnia to provide home and commercial customers with better phone and TV service and gigabit-Internet speeds 200 times that of existing ones.

The massive upgrade locally is part of a multibillion-dollar investment Bell is making across Canada to keep up with consumer demand for Internet service much faster than copper wiring can provide.  Sarnia was chosen to be up next because of its a ...

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Wire Southeast Asia 2017 Proved Worth...

by wireworld on 10/13/2017 - 08:56 am
Tag: Wire Southeast Asia

“Visitor traffic was steady and the booth was busy throughout the show. As always, our best-selling manual M101 cold welder for wire, strip and profile generated a lot of interest. Visitors were particularly impressed by the machine’s versatility and the time and cost-saving benefits it offers," reported Carole Cole, PWM’s Export Manager.

Carol also stated, "We also had a number of enquiries about the larger machines in our range, such as the EP500, P1000 and P1500 rod welders, from manufacturers looking for an energy-efficient efficient way to weld large rod sections. Southeast Asia continues to be a growth market for us and the show provided a good opportunity to m ...

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Canadian Company Pursuing 350-MW Wind...

by wireworld on 10/12/2017 - 09:28 am
Tag: Projects

Capital Power Corporation, based in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, is looking to build a 350-megawatt wind farm near Echo in Umatilla County.

Capital Power Corporation would develop its largest wind farm to date on private farmland four as the pursue the Nolin Hills Wind Power Project, which would generate approximately 350 megawatts of renewable electricity.

The company filed what’s known as a Notice of Intent with the Oregon Department of Energy in September, announcing it will apply for a site certificate to build the project. Preliminary information shows the facility would be located on 44,900 acres with an 18-mile, 230-kilovolt transmission line to connect onto the energy grid. T ...

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Xinji Aosen Contracts High-Speed Equi...

by wireworld on 10/12/2017 - 09:19 am
Tag: Press Releases

Chinese steelmaker Xinji Aosen Iron & Steel Co. Ltd., based in Shijiazhuang City in Hebei Province, has ordered high-speed equipment for its wire rod mills numbers eight and nine.

Once commissioned in the summer of 2018, each mill will be designed for an annual capacity of 700kt and will be capable of producing wire rod in sizes ranging from 5.5mm to 16mm; and rebar in diameters from 6mm to 16mm at rolling speeds up to 105 metres/second.

According to SMS group, the wire rod outlet of mill No. 9 will be equipped with one six-stand and one four-stand wire rod block. Installing two separate blocks will allow Xinji Aosen to cool the rolling stock before and behind the blocks in such a mann ...

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Verizon’s Fiber Initiative Drives Pry...

by wireworld on 10/12/2017 - 08:58 am
Tags: Press Releases, Projects

Verizon's plans to build out an expansive fiber network has driven Prysmian to initiate a $15 million expansion of its plant in Lexington County, South Carolina.

This expansion will enable the company to make good on a $300 million contract it won from Verizon to build a new fiber network that will support a mix of wireless 5G, business and consumer services across multiple markets.

Prysmian will supply nearly 11 million miles of ribbon and loose tube cables.

News of this expansion should not be a great surprise. When the fiber supplier won the agreement with Verizon, Prysmian said it would make a significant investment through 2018 in its U.S.-based optical cable unit. Prysmian alre ...

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Shin-Etsu Chemical To Expand Its Prod...

by wireworld on 10/10/2017 - 03:34 pm
Tag: Projects

Shin-Etsu Chemical Co., Ltd., will expand its global production capacity of optical fiber ingot (preform), both in Japan and internationally, by investing a total of ¥18 billion.

Presently, Shin-Etsu Chemical is producing preform at three manufacturing bases: Shin-Etsu’s Kashima Plant in Kamisu City, Ibaraki Prefecture, Japan and its two subsidiary companies in China, Shin-Etsu (Jiangsu) Optical Preform Co., Ltd. (Shin-Etsu Optical) in Jiangyin City, Jiangsu Province and Shin-Etsu YOFC (Hubei) Optical Preform Co., Ltd. (YOFC Shin-Etsu Optical) in Qianjiang City, Hubei Province.

Shin-Etsu Optical was set up in a joint venture with China’s Jiangsu Fasten Hongsheng Group Co., ...

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Sales Engineer Joins Bartell Machiner...

by wireworld on 10/10/2017 - 08:41 am
Tag: Personnel

Shelly Brennan has joined Bartell Machinery Systems as a sales engineer for the wire and cable business unit, announced Bartell.

Brennan will focus on customer-facing activities that reaffirm and expand Bartell’s market presence with domestic customers while supporting business growth opportunities internationally, the company said.

Brennan has over 10 years of sales experience within various industrial environments.

She most recently was a manufacturing account manager at Grainger, and has developed an ability to understand customers’ needs and deliver solutions allowing them to remain competitive, said Bartell.

The company’s director of wire and cable sales, Tim Murph ...

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Candor With New Contract For Delivery...

by wireworld on 10/10/2017 - 08:33 am
Tag: Projects

Candor has received a new contract for delivery of three high speed copper coating plants for welding wires to a Korean welding wire manufacturer for delivery to the Malaysian factory. The copper lines are based on the latest development from Candor named COPPERJET with special high speed coating technology. 

Candor is a supplier of specialist chemicals, metals and equipment for the surface treatment, metal working and electronics industry.

Candor developes and manufactures plants for the continuous plating of wire and strip, conventional electroplating and water purification. 

Nexans Sets a New World Record to Str...

by wireworld on 10/10/2017 - 08:14 am
Tag: Projects

While the Nordic countries are among the most advanced in terms of clean electricity generation, their consumption of energy per capita is also among the highest in the world due to cold climate and a sparse population distribution. To meet growing electricity demand and accompany increased energy production, BKK Nett AS, one of Norway’s largest power companies, decided to install the Kollsnes-Mongstad power line to strengthen the electrical grid in Western Norway. After the manufacturing and installation of two submarine cables for Kollsnes-Mongstad connection, BKK Nett AS has awarded Nexans with a contract worth approximately 37 million euros for delivery of the third and last submar ...

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