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Southwire Integrates CableBuilder To ...

by wireworld on 06/22/2017 - 12:19 pm
Tag: Press Releases

Cimteq Ltd, a leading software provider for the design and manufacturing of cables, announces that Southwire Company, LLC (Southwire), one of North America’s largest wire and cable producer, is integrating CableBuilder, the flagship cable manufacturing software system by Cimteq, to all its plants in North America, transforming the efficiency, cohesiveness and productivity of their business. The new fully integrated system will drive Southwire to realise its goal of a fully streamlined system linking all plants together through common data and specifications.

Following on from the successful implementation of CableBuilder to over a quarter of its plants, Southwire has scheduled CableBu ...

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Prysmian Aboard The Energy Observer, ...

by wireworld on 06/21/2017 - 08:15 am
Tag: Press Releases

Prysmian Group, world leader in the energy and telecom cable systems industry, announced its partnership with the Energy Observer, the world’s first catamaran powered solely by renewable sources, at the Paris Air Show today. Energy Observer and CEA Liten, the research institute that developed the project, have chosen Prysmian as the official supplier of cables which, through a high level of performance, reliability and light weight, provide energy generated from renewable sources to the vessel's motor.

The catamaran, 31 metres long and 12.80 metres wide, is powered solely by renewable energy, drawing on 130m2 of solar panels, two vertical wind turbines and a sophisticated system ...

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High-Temp Materials For Aerospace, Mi...

by wireworld on 06/20/2017 - 06:38 am
Tag: Product Release

PEEK and X-ETFE are just two of the many materials we can mention when it comes to special material cables. And special materials have special requirements for the cable production process.

Rosendahl Nextrom GmbH's process and product know-how have helped to further adjust and improve their cable making machines in order to secure the material’s properties. We have, for example, extended our portfolio to include high-temperature crossheads that are remarkable due to their highest degree of centricity and perfect material flow. But not only the extrusion crosshead plays a big role: it takes all the line components, from pay-off, extruder, double reeler and take-up, to support the utm ...

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wire Russia, Tube Russia, Metallurgy ...

by wireworld on 06/20/2017 - 06:26 am
Tag: Wire Russia

Four trade fairs took place in one venue, creating ideal synergies for exhibitors and visitors as well as short routes between stands and a compact presentation.

As before, from 5 to 8 June 2017, the Expo Centre in Moscow hosted a joint presentation of four technology trade fairs: wire Russia, the international wire & cable fair, Tube Russia, the international pipe & tube fair, Metallurgy Russia, the international metallurgical technology processes and metal products fair, and Litmash Russia, the international foundry fair.

The regional trade fairs were organised by Messe Düsseldorf GmbH, Messe Düsseldorf Moscow – in partnership with the Russian joint-stock company ...

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Vattenfall Reveals Latest Thinking On...

by wireworld on 06/19/2017 - 08:18 am
Tag: Projects

Vattenfall, the developer of the Norfolk Vanguard and Norfolk Boreas offshore wind farms, has published today [16/06/17] maps showing a reduced number of search areas for important electrical infrastructure. Ruari Lean, Vattenfall’s Project Manager for Norfolk Vanguard, said: “Thanks to feedback from communities in Norfolk and environmental specialists we have been able to further refine search areas for the onshore electrical infrastructure. I would like to thank everyone we have spoken to for their contributions and patience as we carefully move towards the selection of final locations. “The search areas have been chosen because we believe they offer the best op ...

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Maillefer Extrusion Oy Has Sucess At ...

by wireworld on 06/18/2017 - 07:40 am
Tag: Wire Russia

wire Russia is the industry’s most important trade fair in the region with over 200 exhibitors from more than 25 countries and over 10,000 visitors mainly from Russia and the CIS countries. It has become a traditional venue for the wire and cable industry experts introducing new technologies, modern equipment and best practices. We were proud to be part of it once again.

Management, technical and commercial specialists from over 30 Russian and former Soviet Union countries visited our booth. This year interest was not so much focused on separate production solutions but spread around all the industry’s applications. The main interest focus was in our new innovations - Maillefer ...

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Edward Trimpert, Sr. Remembrance

by wireworld on 06/18/2017 - 07:32 am
Tag: Personnel

Davis-Standard lost a loyal employee and friend on June 9, 2017 with the passing of Edward Trimpert, Sr., after complications from a heart attack. He will be fondly remembered and missed by all who knew him. Ed spent the majority of his 20-year career as a plastics’ engineer with Davis-Standard, starting with Egan John Brown Plastics (now Davis-Standard) in 1983. Most recently, he worked as an international sales engineer in the sheet group covering Asia and Latin America. He was known as a hard worker and talented engineer, using his skill sets to grow the company and serve customers.

“Sheet extrusion was Ed’s passion. He was dedicated, a problem solver and an outstanding ...

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Inauguration of Europe’s Largest Opti...

by wireworld on 06/13/2017 - 06:04 pm
Tag: Press Releases

Prysmian Group, has inaugurated today its new optical cable plant in Slatina, Romania, the largest of its kind in Europe. The new Slatina plant is part of a 3-year, €250 million investment plan aimed at improving the Group’s production capacity and capabilities worldwide, to meet the growing demand for optical cables for the deployment of new high-speed telecommunications networks.

“As a worldwide leading player in the industry, we are strongly committed to supporting Governments and Telecom operators in developing new broadband networks by continuing to invest in optical fibre and cable capacity, as well as in new technologies and know-how,” said Philippe Vanhil ...

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NIEHOFF Stranding Technology (NST) Fo...

by wireworld on 06/09/2017 - 08:19 am
Tag: Press Releases

With the establishment of its new subsidiary NIEHOFF Stranding Technology (NST), Maschinenfabrik Niehoff is expanding its activities into the field of stranding.

NST headed by Sebastian Neuerer is located in the Barcelona area, Spain, and has a workforce of thirteen people in total. Most of them are focused on design/engineering and all of them have a profound knowledge in stranding machinery technology.

NST is starting now with the development of a complete range of rotating equipment for stranding and cabling processes.  The projected equipment will complement Niehoff’s existing and proven systems for the stranding of data, p ...

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IOX Cable Ltd and Alcatel Submarine N...

by wireworld on 06/09/2017 - 08:06 am
Tag: Projects

A new submarine cable system, IOX Cable System, spanning more than 8850 kilometers, will enhance communications capabilities along the India to South Africa route, providing the first open cable in Mauritius and connecting for the first time the island of Rodrigues. 

IOX Cable Ltd -  a Mauritius-based company - and Alcatel Submarine Networks (ASN), part of Nokia, have signed a turnkey agreement for the deployment of the IOX Cable System, which will increase the availability of ultra-high speed broadband services, and reinforce Mauritius as a communication hub in sub-Saharian Africa. 

The IOX Cable System will stretch from Mauritius to Rodrigues, to the east coast of South Af ...

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