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E-BEAM Services, Inc. Has Announced A...

by wireworld on 01/31/2018 - 04:01 am
Tag: Press Releases

E-BEAM Services, Inc. has announced a major addition to its electron beam sterilization capacity with a second high-powered electron beam accelerator in Cranbury, New Jersey. This accelerator is specially designed to serve the rapidly growing demand for electron beam sterilization in the medical device and pharmaceutical industries.

This addition is timely, according to E-BEAM’s Director of Business Development, Bill Crilley, “because the number of medical devices and pharmaceuticals being validated for ISO/FDA compliant sterilization is at an all-time high for E-BEAM Services.” 

According to Crilley, this high level of demand is being driven by 1) industry recogniti ...

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Joint Venture Between Ducab and Senaa...

by wireworld on 01/31/2018 - 11:34 am
Tag: Press Releases

Ducab Aluminium Company (DAC), an Abu Dhabi-based aluminium rod producer, plans to export most of its output as it takes advantage from the shift from copper to aluminium in industrial usage it reported.

DAC, a Dh220 million joint venture between Dubai-based copper and aluminium wire and cable producer Ducab and Abu Dhabi industrial conglomerate Senaat, was inaugurated in Khalifa Industrial Zone of Abu Dhabi (KIZAD). Ducab is a joint venture between sovereign wealth fund Investment Corporation of Dubai and Senaat.

Andrew Shaw, managing director of Ducab, said there was room for its production capacity to grow down the line because demand for aluminium is growing as the cable industry repla ...

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Steel Output Cuts at Megasa Could Con...

by wireworld on 01/31/2018 - 11:25 am
Tag: Press Releases

Strikes at the Megasa-owned Megasider Zaragoza steel bar plant have led to production cuts, meaning the group is currently missing its targets, a union spokesman told S&P Global Platts, adding that industrial action is likely to extend into February.

The unions are debating whether to increase the number of strike hours from two hours per shift, according to the spokesman for the regional branch of the Confederacion Sindical de Comisiones Obreras Union (CCOO), who declined to be named, as the two sides have failed to reach an agreement over future pay and working conditions.

The current action, which started on January 12 and is due to extend until January 28, has already affected outp ...

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Mexichem Announces The Acquisition Of...

by wireworld on 01/30/2018 - 12:36 pm
Tag: Acquisitions

Mexichem, S.A.B. de C.V. announced that it has acquired Sylvin Technologies Inc., a niche PVC compounds manufacturer based in Denver, Pennsylvania for an Enterprise Value of $39 million based on a debt free cash free valuation. Sylvin is expected to have total sales of $29 million for the full year of 2017. It has a 30-year history of serving a broad range of industries including: wire and cable, electrical, industrial, automotive, medical and food products.

Mexichem will consolidate Sylvin under the Company’s Vinyl Business Group as part of its Compounds Business Unit, a leading supplier of PVC compound solutions serving the global market. Our Vinyl Business Group reported sales of ...

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Beta LaserMike Debuts New Measurement...

by wireworld on 01/30/2018 - 11:10 am
Tags: Press Releases, Wire Dusseldorf

(Hall 11 / Stand D68) The Beta LaserMike products team from NDC Technologies will be debuting several new gauging solutions with modern sleek styling and expanded capabilities in connectivity, communication and control consistent with Industry 4.0.

“Our new LaserSpeed® Pro non-contact length and speed gauge, UltraScan Pro wall thickness and concentricity gauge, and BenchMike Pro off-line diameter and ovality measurement system integrate more easily into production networks providing the real-time data exchanges and tight processing efficiencies that today’s manufacturers need to deliver true product quality,” says Stefano Cicetti, EMEAI Sales Director for NDC’s c ...

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Corning Celebrates Opening of Fiber O...

by wireworld on 01/30/2018 - 09:15 am
Tags: Press Releases, Projects

Corning Incorporated has formally opened a new cable manufacturing facility in Newton, North Carolina, in the latest expansion of its Optical Communications business to meet growing worldwide demand for its optical fiber and cable.The facility, which will employ more than 200 people, is part of Corning’s previously announced plan to invest more than $250 million in its optical fiber, cable, and solutions manufacturing facilities. In North Carolina, Corning is expanding its fiber manufacturing facility near Concord and its cable facilities in Winston-Salem and Hickory, in addition to opening the Newton plant.By adding manufacturing capacity, Corning will help ensure reliable supply for ...

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wire & Tube China 2018 - Register Now...

by wireworld on 01/30/2018 - 07:42 am
Tag: Wire China

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Nano-Diamond America, Inc.Supplying P...

by wireworld on 01/29/2018 - 08:16 am
Tags: Press Releases, Wire Dusseldorf

Nano-Diamond America, Inc. (NDA) is the supplier of Nano-Dies® to the wire and cable industries.  Nano-Die® has been developed over a number of years using a deep wealth of research and real- world experience.  The Nano-Die® operations experience from our customer advice feeds directly back from around the world into the Nano-Die® production processes and technical product understanding.  In this way, Nano-Die® has been continuously improving its technology and production processes since inception.

Our primary sales and technical support is in our USA office supplemented by our global distributorship network.  Nano-Diamond America is constantly growing ...

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ArcelorMittal to Upgrade Canadian EAF...

by wireworld on 01/29/2018 - 03:34 pm
Tags: Press Releases, Projects

Luxembourg-based ArcelorMittal has announced that its Long Products Canada business unit will make investments totaling nearly CAD$70 million ($56.8 million) by 2020 into its Contrecoeur, Québec, steel production facilities.

The company indicates it will replace two reheating furnaces at its Contrecoeur-East wire rod mill (approx. CAD$30 million, or $24 million) and its Contrecoeur-West bar mill (approx. CAD$33 million, or $27 million). The new furnaces have been designed to increase the company’s rolling capacity by 100,000 metric tons, enabling greater productivity, optimal energy use and reduced greenhouse gas emissions, according to the firm. The work is scheduled for ...

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Work begins on power link to $200m so...

by wireworld on 01/29/2018 - 03:31 pm
Tag: Projects

Work is under way on the transmission line that will connect APA Group's $220 million Darling Downs Solar Farm to the state's electricity network later this year.

Energy Minister Dr Anthony Lynham said Powerlink had started construction for APA on a new 350 metre transmission line linking the  to the existing Braemar to Darling Downs transmission line.

The farm, about 45km west of Dalby, will be one of Australia's largest when it starts operating late this year. It will have about 400,000 solar panels installed over 250 hectares, generating enough renewable energy to power up to 32,000 homes.

"This important project is part of the renewable energy boom we're currently seeing across t ...

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