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Sigma Plastics Announces Orders for T...

by wireworld on 05/31/2018 - 06:53 am
Tag: Projects

Longtime Davis-Standard customer and extrusion film leader Sigma Plastics Group announced the purchase of three Davis-Standard film lines during the recent NPE, May 7-11. The Davis-Standard lines will consist of one 2.5-meter cast film hygiene line and two five-layer agricultural blown film stretch lines. The cast hygiene line is the second of its kind purchased by Sigma in the last three years. It will be engineered for A/B/A structures with in-line printing capabilities. The five-layer stretch lines will include Davis-Standard Optiflow™ LP dies and vertical oscillating haul-off technology. Installation is anticipated for 2018.

“Davis-Standard has been exemplary at supporting ...

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Candor Sweden AB With A Very Successf...

by wireworld on 05/31/2018 - 06:56 am
Tags: Press Releases, Wire Dusseldorf

Candor Sweden AB  received great interest in their continuous wire cleaning and pre-treatment for high speed wire in-line cleaning at wire 2018 in Dusseldorf, Germany.  These lines can be placed in 4 categories: Electrolytical degreaser, Ultrasonic degreasing High Speed, Ultrasonic degreaser and the Candojet HW.

In addition the Copperjet welding wire copper coating lines are designed for high wire speeds in line with a drawing machine. The plant is available with various types of pre-treatment and rinsing, depending upon application.

Candor was also busy presenting their electro galvanizing lines for tinning, nickel, silver and zinc plating on wire.

If you have any questions or ...

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Superior Essex Earns Top Product of t...

by wireworld on 05/31/2018 - 06:43 am
Tag: Press Releases



Superior Essex, a leading manufacturer and supplier of communications cabling products, announced today that its PowerWise™ Cable and Digital Building Application products received Top Product of the Year in the Environmental Leader and Energy Manager Today Awards. The annual award recognizes excellence in products and services that provide companies with energy and environmental benefits.





One judge said of PowerWise Cable and the Digital Building Application, “The Superior Essex product is well thought out and reduces energy while enhancing the user experience. Bonus points for manufacturing in a zero waste-to-landfill plant.”





The built environment is smarter, ...

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JSW Steel, Vedanta Looking At Usha Ma...

by wireworld on 05/31/2018 - 09:34 pm
Tag: Acquisitions

JSW Steel and Vedanta have expressed an interest to acquire the specialty steel business of Usha Martin, a sale fetching a maximum of ?5,000 crore that will help the Kolkata-based company pare its debt, two people aware of the development told ET. The valuation of the business is being pegged between Rs 3,500 and Rs 5,000 crore. According to a source who did not wish to be named, both companies have been given the Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) while they explore various aspects of the acquisition of the 1 MT specialty steel plant in Jamshedpur. “JSW Steel is in advanced talks to buy the specialty steel business,” said a person aware of the developments. “This will be pa ...

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Buying Spree Continues For Quiet Pare...

by wireworld on 05/29/2018 - 03:33 pm
Tags: Acquisitions, Press Releases

Tucked on a side street, behind a restaurant just off Interstate 394 in Golden Valley, sits a nondescript boxy building that spans several blocks.

Step inside, and huge plumes of steam and cornstarch dart to the rafters as a massive “corrugator” stamps, slices and glues 8,000-pound paper rolls into thousands of shipping boxes and product displays destined for Amazon, Heineken, Owens Corning, the Red Cross, Hormel and groceries nationwide.

The bustling Liberty Carton is just one page of Liberty Diversified International (LDI), a $675 million company determined to grow ever larger by adding more corrugated-board customers and acquisitions.

“Our packages could be in every s ...

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GKN Considers New Wiring Manufacturin...

by wireworld on 05/28/2018 - 01:53 pm
Tag: Projects

GKN Aerospace’s Fokker Elmo business already operates a Joint Venture for wiring systems in Bangalore. The visit to Pune was aimed at strengthening local links and to enter the next phase of discussions on a potential new manufacturing location in the region, a press release reads.Over the years GKN Aerospace, GKN Driveline and GKN Powder Metallurgy have made significant investments in India. The three businesses operate eight locations in the country with 2’000 employees and India is an important location in GKN Aerospace’s global business model.“Pune offers favourable conditions in the areas of business development, labour, education & training and infrastructur ...

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The New Standard for Spring Wire Coil...

by wireworld on 05/27/2018 - 05:35 pm
Tags: Press Releases, Product Release

At this year’s wire Düsseldorf, Germany and Wire Expo in Nashville, USA, Lämneå Bruk presented one of its new bestsellers: The No Twist Coiler (NTC) for Spring Wire.

The state-of-the-art machine which is a specialized version of the long-established No Twist Coiler, will set a new standard of Bedding & Seating wire coiling.  This advanced solution for spring wire coiling reverses the pre-twist and the wire comes out twist-free and straight. The wire drum is placed directly on the floor with no rotation. The wire is then uncoiled over top and guided through a conduit into the wire coiling machine. Additionally, the machine offers the big advantage that no furt ...

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Summit & Expo Unite Industry Experts,...

by wireworld on 05/25/2018 - 12:08 pm
Tag: Wire Expo

The Wire Association International (WAI), Inc. reports that its WAI Operations Summit & Wire Expo captured the interest of 1,158 participants representing 37 states and 17 countries. The conference and exhibits coincided with the association’s 88th Annual Convention. All activities took place at the Gaylord Opryland Resort & Convention Center, May 14-16, 2018, in Nashville, Tennessee, USA.  Remarking on the event, WAI 2018 President Richard Wagner said, “Wire Expo 2018 was a successful show for the Wire Association International. The venue was excellent and there was much enthusiasm expressed about the content of the training and various meetings on the agenda. There ...

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Eight International Pavilions Allow Y...

by wireworld on 05/25/2018 - 07:29 am
Tag: Wire China

With the continuous opening up of trade policies and the structural adjustments to domestic industries in recent years, overseas investors have clearly felt the new momentum and vitality of the Chinese market. Increasing number of global investors are now focusing their attention on our country. In comparison with other markets, investing in China offers guaranteed returns. Even Warren Buffett, the ‘Oracle of Omaha’, expressed his optimism about the Chinese market at the annual shareholders’ meeting of Berkshire Hathaway in 2018!  China is currently focusing on promoting the development of infrastructure, public transport, new energy, architecture and energy-saving ind ...

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Sterlite Power Targeting $4 Billion I...

by wireworld on 05/21/2018 - 08:31 am
Tag: Projects

Sterlite Power, which won orders to build power transmission lines in Brazil last year, is mulling an investment of USD 4 billion in energy projects in Brazil by 2022.

Looking for better returns and a wide range of opportunities for investments in Brazil, Sterlite Power's idea is to grow rapidly in the country and establish its headquarters in Sao Paulo as a base for future expansion.

"We are already committed to USD 1 billion (in projects), and we are open to expanding this three or four times over the next three or four years," Sterlite Group CEO Pratik Agarwal said in a statement.

Sterlite caught the attention of the Brazilian energy industry in its first bid in April last year to take ...

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