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Asia Pacific To Lead Global Markets F...

by wireworld on 08/18/2017 - 06:39 am
Tag: Wire Southeast Asia

According to the Wire and Cable: Materials, Technologies and Global Markets report by BCC Research, the wire and cable materials market is to grow to US$ 297.4 billion by 2019 with a five-year CAGR of 7.7%, largely due to the continuously rising applications across end-use industries, including telecommunication, power, automotive and construction. Asia Pacific presently dominates, accounting for over half of the global wire and cable materials market, and the presence of several manufacturing-based economies in the region will continue to drive the market for wire and cable materials.

Over 400 international companies from more than 30 countries, including national and country groups from ...

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Rusal Commissions US$5.6 Million Faci...

by wireworld on 08/17/2017 - 06:34 am
Tag: Projects

Russian Federation's U.C. Rusal announced the beginning of a project to produce a new variant of aluminium alloy wire rods at its Kandalaksha aluminium smelter (KAZ).

Rusal began the US$5.6 million project in March 2016, which included the installation of a series of four state-of-the-art furnaces specially designed for hardening 6101-T4 aluminium alloy. The facility also includes a loading and unloading table, a transborder, and two drying chambers. The new complex has a projected capacity of 68 thousand metric tons per annum of hardened wire rod, which the company says will be sold to both domestic and overseas customers.

According to Rusal, the process is unique as it involves hardening ...

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PWM’S Cold Welders In Action At Wire ...

by wireworld on 08/16/2017 - 09:30 am
Tag: Wire Southeast Asia

PWM will present its full range of British-made manual cold welding machines at wire Southeast Asia on stand C22.

The range includes the heavy-duty M101 machine, the smaller BM30 and BM10 models and three hand-held machines, all precision engineered in PWM’s own workshops to produce strong consistent welds.

The best-selling M101 cold welder is designed for welding non-ferrous wire, strip and profile, and can also be used to weld strip for armouring lines. Robust, reliable and low maintenance, the M101 can be used on a workbench or supplied with a trolley. A versatile machine, it will weld copper wire 1mm to 3.60mm (.040” to .141”) and aluminium 1mm to 5mm (.197”).&n ...

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LS Cable & System Wins W20b Cable Sup...

by wireworld on 08/16/2017 - 09:23 am
Tag: Projects

South Korean cable manufacturer LS Cable & System has won an optical cables supply deal in Italy, the company announced.The deal signed with Italy’s telecoms network company Open Fiber is estimated to be worth 20 billion won ($17.6 million), the largest amount of optical cables to be exported by a Korean company, according to the company. LS will be providing optical cables for Open Fiber’s high speed network construction project until 2018. 

Open Fiber is owned by the state-controlled utility company Enel and Italian state lender Cassa Depositi e Prestiti. It is currently constructing a high-speed network that connects some 40 cities in the country.LS’ local sal ...

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Accurate In-line Dimension Control fo...

by wireworld on 08/14/2017 - 08:25 am
Tag: Product Release

ZUMBACH Electronics presents the well proven JACKETMASTER system for sector insulations and sector cable jackets with the oscillating measurement device DVO 2.

Straight and pre-spiralled sectors, solid and stranded, aluminium and copper can be measured and controlled.

Width, height and insulation thickness as well as diameter, ovality and jacket thickness can be measured resp. calculated at accuracies within a few 1/100 mm .

Two highly precise DVO 2 measurement devices capture dynamically the relevant dimensions at high rates, before and after the extrusion. With an optional third measuring head at the cold end of the line, the hot-cold shrinkage can automatically be compensated.

The JA ...

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wire 2018: Cables For Offshore Wind T...

by wireworld on 08/12/2017 - 09:04 am
Tag: Wire Dusseldorf

Wind power is steadily growing as a source of energy: In 2015 German wind farms increased their output by around two thirds compared with the previous year. According to the Fraunhofer Institute for Solar Energy Systems, wind turbines between the North Sea and the Alps generated a total of 85.4 billion kilowatt hours of electricity last year. Figures in the wind power sector show that its share accounted for more than 13 per cent of all gross electricity generation and about 14.5 per cent of electric power consumption that year.

By far the largest share of power generation comes from onshore wind turbines. However, following a record year in 2014, offshore wind turbines continued to achieve ...

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Maillefer on Booth 304 at IWCS 2017

by wireworld on 08/12/2017 - 08:55 am

Maillefer introduced the high speed Fiber Optic Cable Secondary Coating Line OEL 40///Explore already a couple of years ago. The line has been a great success ever since. We have been able to offer our customers not only higher productivity but also improved cable quality. With our fine-tuned process it is possible to run loose tube at unparalleled speeds.

Maillefer’s Fiber Optic Cable Secondary Coating Line OEL 40 comes in three different solution levels based on needs in capacity, material variation and budget – always with premium quality. All choices have a compact layout for an easy fit in your production environment.

OEL 40/Enter: If you consider starting fiber optic cabl ...

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Davis-Standard Acquires Maillefer

by wireworld on 08/10/2017 - 08:43 am
Tags: Acquisitions, Press Releases

Davis-Standard, LLC has announced that it has reached agreement to acquire Maillefer International Oy of Vantaa, Finland and Ecublens, Switzerland.   Maillefer is a global leader in wire, cable, pipe and tube production technologies.   Pending customary regulatory approvals, the transaction is scheduled to close in late August or September.

"Today is an important day dor Davis-Standard and Maillefer as we combine two strong brands into a market leading global extrusion systems and services provider to a world-class customer base," said Jim Murphy, Davis-Standard President and CEO.  "Maillefer is a global leader that has built a strong brand based on operational exce ...

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by wireworld on 08/10/2017 - 08:31 am
Tag: Press Releases

Madem Reels Group, a leading manufacturer of wooden reels for the wire & cable industry based in Brazil, will embark on a joint venture with Moorecraft Reels, Inc,a North Carolina based reel manufacturer, in order to provide wooden cable reels throughout North America.  The new joint-venture Madem-Moorecraft Reels USA, Inc., is located at 3006 Anaconda Road, Tarboro, NC 27886.

Madem Reels will provide their proprietary “state-of-the-art” manufacturing technology, including CNC and ink jet machinery for the new joint venture.While Moorecraft will provide the general management, sales, customer support, assembly warehouse and logistics develo ...

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Rosendahl Nextrom Asks How to Achieve...

by wireworld on 08/04/2017 - 03:32 pm
Tag: Wire Southeast Asia

Rosendahl Nextrom will boost your ROI with efficient cable manufacturing solutions. Our goal is to maximize the productivity of your extrusion process by decreasing efforts and expenses at the same time.

In our Wire SEA mini seminars we will introduce our solutions for large cable jacketing and for high speed insulation for solar cables by co-extrusion technology. For fiber optic cable production, our high-performance loose tube line has been equipped with our new high speed low tension binder ROBI. This is our solution with active tension control for sensitive materials. From our optical fiber technology we also have new and efficient solutions for both telecom and specialty fiber preform ...

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