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Rosendahl's Upgrade Solutions Keep Yo...

by wireworld on 10/31/2017 - 09:51 am
Tag: Press Releases

Initial purchase or retrofit? Upgrades are a way to keep your equipment efficient.

Economics play a major role here. Is your line equipped with technology and electrical components which are not state-of-the-art or are outdated? Products change over the years and the market demand shifts now and again. This is why a line modification should be evaluated from time to time. It is important to analyze the production target and resources. Following a relatively small investment, it may be possible to increase the line’s performance and reliability and to meet today's demands.

The right upgrade often imparts the same benefits as new equipment. Rosendahl’s automated control system te ...

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Nexans Supports Circular Economy With...

by wireworld on 10/31/2017 - 09:44 am
Tag: Press Releases

As the strain on resources and global waste generation continue to increase, efficient use of raw materials and state-of-the-art waste management is crucial for global sustainable development. In a few decades, metal will become increasingly scarce and recycling will become an ever more important source of metal. In fact, even today, more than 33% of the world’s aluminum and 40% of total copper production come from recycling, e.g. “urban mines”. To further promote and encourage circular economy, Nexans has launched Nexans Recycling Services aimed at helping customers and partners manage their cable waste.

With this launch, Nexans intends to simplify disposal of any copper ...

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NKT Awarded Borssele Beta Offshore AC...

by wireworld on 10/31/2017 - 09:42 am
Tag: Projects

NKT has been awarded delivery and installation of the export cable systems for Netherlands’ grid connection system Borssele Beta by TenneT. The contract is awarded in a consortium with the Boskalis subsidiary VBMS. 

For NKT the Borssele Beta contract value will be approx. EUR 90m (approx. DKK 670m) in market prices. The order comprises supply of 138 km of 220 kV AC high-voltage submarine cables delivered ready for installation by VBMS in late 2019. 

NKT President and CEO Michael Hedegaard Lyng says: "I am pleased that our long-term co-operation with TenneT results in the award of the Borssele Beta project and that we are seen as a strong partner in solutions to realize rene ...

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Steel Asia To Invest USD1B for New Mills

by wireworld on 10/24/2017 - 10:57 am
Tag: Projects

Steel Asia Manufacturing Corp. is set to invest some USD1.0 billion for three new mini steel mills in the country, its Vice President Roberto Cola announced.

Cola told reporters that the new facilities would produce billets, bloom, beam blanks, slabs, rebars, wire rod, sections, and plates.  The three mini mills will have a total capacity of two million metric tons annually.

Cola mentioned that Steel Asia is partnering with two investors – from Italy and Japan – for the plates and sections plants, while the facility producing rebars would be its own venture.

The company is eyeing Batangas and Subic for the location of its mini steel mills.

Fort Wayne Metals Creating 337 Jobs I...

by wireworld on 10/24/2017 - 07:31 am
Tag: Press Releases

Fort Wayne Metals, which produces precision wire, strands and cables for the medical device industry, has announced plans to expand its Allen County, IN operations, creating up to 337 new jobs by 2021. The company, which was established in Fort Wayne in 1946 and now has operations across the world, will invest $51.1 million to expand and enhance its northeast Indiana operations.

“As we continue to be innovative leaders of life-saving, high-quality material solutions, we are experiencing a global increase in demand,” said Troy Linder chief financial officer of Fort Wayne Metals. “Our investment in facilities and people will help build the infrastructure necessary to me ...

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Huawei Marine to Build Subsea Cable N...

by wireworld on 10/24/2017 - 08:09 pm
Tag: Projects

Huawei Marine said it will help Papua New Guinea to build a national broadband transmission network to meet the increasing demand for internet connectivity and foster social and economic development across the country.

Located in the South Pacific, Papua New Guinea is an island nation with numerous mountains and volcanoes, where domestic telecommunications largely relies on satellite and microwave communications. Huawei Marine and PNG DataCo Limited, a telecommunications carrier established by the PNG government, will construct a national submarine cable network to provide the backbone telecommunications needed by major coastal centers and islands in Papua New Guinea.

At 5, 457km in l ...

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Russia, Finland Eye Trans-Arctic Data...

by wireworld on 10/24/2017 - 10:54 am
Tag: Projects

Reports indicate that Russia and Finland are discussing the creation of a trans-Arctic fiber-optic data cable that would connect Finland, Norway and Russia with Japan and China.

Finland’s Minister of Transport and Communications, Anne Berner, reportedly brought up the possible Arctic data link in a meeting in Moscow with Russia’s Minister of Communication, Nikolai Nikiforov. Finland’s government said the two discussed how both nations might benefit from such a fiber-optic data cable across the top of the world.

“Our aim in Finland is to provide the best possible operating environment for the development of digital services and business opportunities and to actively ...

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Have Sjogren’s Product Maintenance Pr...

by wireworld on 10/20/2017 - 09:38 am
Tag: Press Releases

Is it time for some Maintenance on your Groove Rolls?

A groove roll maintenance program can have a positive impact on your bottom line.

Don’t let the natural wear and tear of moving parts bring your production line to a halt. Sjogren Industries offers a Product Maintenance program for your straighteners and groove rolls designed to keep your lines running and minimize downtime, all the while increasing productivity and profits.

How do you know it is time for new groove rolls?

Sjogren has put together a recommended maintenance schedule based on the type, material, and usage of your particular rolls.

See the chart below and contact your Sjogren representative today!

Cimteq Wins The Export And Internatio...

by wireworld on 10/19/2017 - 09:28 am
Tag: Press Releases

Cimteq Ltd, a leading software provider for the design and manufacturing of cables, is thrilled to announce that is has won the award for Export and International Trade by WCNW Chamber of Commerce.

Cimteq was awarded the trophy at the WCNW Chamber Annual Ball and Awards held at Chester Racecourse, Chester on Friday 13th October 2017.

The award recognizes companies that stand out from the crowd on the international stage and demonstrate that they have generated significant increases in their export activity.

Ali Shehab, CEO Cimteq, says; "We at Cimteq have always worked hard to be the best at what we do. But it is very special when the Chamber of Commerce recognise our contribution to the ...

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Southwire Announces Acquisition of DC...

by wireworld on 10/19/2017 - 09:22 am
Tag: Acquisitions

Southwire Company, LLC announces the acquisition of DCN Cables of Youngsville, North Carolina - an industry leader in manufacturing power whips for mission critical facilities.

"DCN Cables, with their unparalleled service and delivery, is a perfect bolt-on for our already strong assembled electrical products business," said Brandon Moss, Southwire's president of Tools and Assembled Products. "Southwire continues to actively engage our end-users in order to provide the solutions they require and support Southwire's commitment to Accelerate Growth. DCN fits that strategy because from quote to installation, DCN provides engineered solutions with excellent responsiveness and delivery."

Through ...

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