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Niehoff Will Display At The wire Chin...

by wireworld on 07/18/2018 - 11:33 am
Tag: Wire China

Maschinenfabrik Niehoff and Niehoff Machinery Changzhou Co., Ltd. (NMC), Niehoff’s Chinese subsidiary, will display at the wire China 2018 trade fair, booth W1F63, an MMH 101 + RM 161 type multiwire drawing line from Germany, as well as a high speed double twist bunching machine type D 631.5 and an NPS SV 400 D type double spooler, both built by NMC.

The booth was increased by 100 m² to 250 m² which shows that the wire China trade fair has become the second most important trade fair for Niehoff after the wire Düsseldorf. H. Folke Sandelin AB (HFSAB), specialized in horizontal lead extrusion and cable repair and recovery systems, will be as a sub-exhibitor at the booth.T ...

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WAI’s First Regional Edition Of Funda...

by wireworld on 07/18/2018 - 11:14 am
Tag: Press Releases

The Wire Association International (WAI), Inc. reports its long-running and content-refined Fundamentals of Wire Manufacturing course will be held in its first standalone, regional edition on October 10, 2018, at the Sheraton McKinney Hotel in McKinney, Texas, USA.

This concentrated introductory workshop provides a solid grounding in the essentials of wire and cable manufacturing presented by experts in the field. It is WAI’s most successful training program and refresher course for new hires, sales teams, and operations personnel.

“The program has become so popular in recent years that we wanted to expand it by offering it regionally too, outside of the confines of WAI’ ...

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Hengtong Optic-Electric Sells Submari...

by wireworld on 07/18/2018 - 11:02 am
Tags: Press Releases, Projects

Hengtong Optic-Electric is poised to provide submarine cable to a large offshore wind farm built by China Longyuan Power Group in eastern China’s Jiangsu province, which will further entrench Hengtong’s leading position in the submarine cable market.

Its subsidiary Jiangsu Hengtong HV Power Cable System recently received the winning bid award, per which it will supply 35kV submarine optic/electric composite cable and accessories for the 200 megawatt offshore wind farm in the waters off Dafeng district, Jiangsu, with the contract worth CNY98 million (USD14.65 million), the locally-based cable maker recently announced.

The winning bid will improve and consolidate the subsidiary&r ...

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Nippon Steel & Sumikin Cold Heading W...

by wireworld on 07/18/2018 - 11:00 am
Tag: Press Releases

Governor Eric Holcomb joined executives from Nippon Steel & Sumikin Cold Heading Wire Indiana Inc. to cut the ribbon on the company's 150,000-square-foot facility in Shelbyville. The $50 million project is expected to create up to 70 jobs by 2021.

The facility was first announced in June 2016 before Holcomb took office. The company is a subsidiary of Tokyo-based Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal Corp., who said at the groundbreaking ceremony it had selected Shelbyville for its central location, established manufacturing industry and skilled workforce.

The new plant is the company's first in the U.S. for its bar & wire rod unit. NSCI has already hired 37 full-time employees for ...

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NEC Announces Indian Subsea Cable

by wireworld on 07/13/2018 - 03:35 pm
Tag: Projects

NEC has been chosen to build out a subsea cable, this time between Chennai and the Indian islands of Andaman and Nicobar, after winning a contract from Indian government enterprise Bharat Sanchar Nigam Limited (BSNL).

Under the purchase order, NEC Technologies India will be responsible for designing, engineering, supplying, installing, testing, and implementing the telecommunications submarine cable system. Parent company NEC Corporation will manufacture the optical cable and assist with installation.

The 2,300km cable will land in Chennai, Rangat, Long Island, Havelock, Port Blair, Little Andaman, Car Nicobar, Kamorta, and Great Nicobar, with capacity to carry 100Gbps optical waves.

"The ...

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Rosendahl´s Smart Line Control System...

by wireworld on 07/13/2018 - 03:23 pm
Tags: Press Releases, Product Release

Information determines our success on the market. And the right information consists in collecting, organizing and preparing it on a regular basis in order to subsequently draw conclusions and take the appropriate measures. In principle, that sounds pretty easy. After all, each of us already does that during a normal day at work. What is becoming more and more important nowadays, though, is that this process function in an analogue and automated fashion. And even better: You no longer have to retrieve the relevant information, since it is now made available to you.

That is the new premise according to which Rosendahl Nextrom now design their production solutions. The so-called “Smart ...

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Wire China 2018 With Technology Highl...

by wireworld on 07/13/2018 - 08:17 am
Tag: Wire China

From 26 to 29 September 2018 the Shanghai New International Expo Center (SNIEC) will be opening its gates for the eighth wire China 2018, the biggest industry show in the wire and cable sector in Asia. Once again, it will be held in parallel with Tube China. The three organisers, Messe Düsseldorf, Messe Düsseldorf China and their Chinese partner SECRI (the Shanghai Electric Cable Research Institute) are pleased to see the continued growth in exhibitor numbers at wire China again in 2018.In total, over 1,600 exhibitors from 30 countries will be in Shanghai at the two trade fairs with their innovative technical products in the wire, cable and pipe industries. The organisers are expec ...

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Syska Enters Into The Wire, Cable Seg...

by wireworld on 07/13/2018 - 08:12 am
Tag: Projects

SYSKA Group, a home grown brand has entered the Wires and Cables segment in India after successfully bringing innovations in the LED Lighting, Mobile Accessories and Personal Care appliances market. The company has roped in Mr. Amitabh Bachchan as the brand ambassador for Wires and Cables business with campaigns to kick start on television screens very soon.

Under this segment, SYSKA will introduce Flame retardant and Flame retardant low smoke wires from size 0.75sq.mm. to 6.0sq.mm. in 90,180 and 300 meters coil length. The company plans to use its extensive network of 600 distributors and over 1.1 lakh retailers across country to push its cable business. To begin with, SYSKA will ente ...

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Bekaert To Shut Italian Rubber Reinfo...

by wireworld on 07/11/2018 - 04:22 pm
Tag: Closures

Bekaert S.A. is planning to close down a rubber-reinforcement products operation in Figline, which it acquired from Pirelli in late 2014.

Bekaert said the competitive position of the site had been under pressure in recent years, with "significantly higher cost structure" compared with other Bekaert plants in EMEA. While expressing regrets over the measure, Bekaert said its management could not see any other option to strengthen its market share in the European rubber reinforcement markets.

The Belgian group said June 22 that it had informed the works council of the Figline site and authorities about the decision, which will affect 318 jobs.

Bekaert acquired the Figline site from Pirelli, ...

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Sterlite Tech to Acquire Optical Cabl...

by wireworld on 07/10/2018 - 01:29 pm
Tag: Acquisitions

Sterlite Tech, an end-to-end global technology leader in smarter digital networks, today announced the signing of definitive agreements for acquisition of a European specialised optical cable manufacturer based in Italy.

Sterlite Tech, through its wholly owned Italian subsidiary Sterlite Technologies S.p.A, will acquire 100% stake in Metallurgica Bresciana S.p.A (Metallurgica).

Metallurgica designs and manufactures special precision optical fibre cables and specialised copper cables for various communication applications. The target firm is a privately held company focused on bringing specialised cabling solutions for various network applications across industry segments.

The acquisition ...

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