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JDR Wins Formosa Wire Work For Array,...

by wireworld on 06/21/2018 - 04:40 pm
Tags: Press Releases, Projects

JDR is to supply the array, export and onshore cables for the Orsted, Swancore and Maquarie-owned 120MW Formosa 1 offshore wind farm off the coast of Taiwan.

Cable package manager Jan De Nul has selected the cable manufacturer to produce the wires, with production set to start in the fourth quarter of this year, the company said.

The project will use 21km of 33kV inter-array cable produced at JDR's Hartlepool facility. 

Jan De Nul will ship the components to Taiwan for installation. JDR will also deliver 13km of export cable and a further 16km of onshore wires to the project.

JDR chief executive Richard Turner said: “Jan De Nul is an established offshore installation contracto ...

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LS Cable & System Invests $20 mn To S...

by wireworld on 06/20/2018 - 05:03 pm
Tag: Projects

South Korea’s leading cable manufacturer LS Cable & System Ltd. announced that it will establish a 50-50 joint venture with Indonesian conglomerate Artha Graha Group (AG Group) to tap into the Southeast Asian country’s electric wire market. Under the joint venture agreement signed at the Embassy of Indonesia in Yeouido, Seoul, LS Cable & System and AG Group will invest a total $40 million to build a power cable factory on a 64,000 square meter location near Jakarta, Indonesia, starting next month, with an aim to complete construction in the second half of 2019. LS Cable & System said that it will purchase 280,000 shares in the joint venture dubbed PT LSAG Cable Indone ...

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Kroman Celik Selects Danieli For Wire...

by wireworld on 06/20/2018 - 05:00 pm
Tag: Projects

Kroman Celik (Yucel Boru Group) selected Danieli for the modernization of its high-speed wire rod mill, supplied by the same in 2006. The upgrade project includes the addition of a TMB-Twin Module Block and a newly designed HSS High-Speed Shear before the sizing block. The new systems will guarantee a size tolerance of +/- 0.10 mm, and 60% out-of-roundness on 4.5 mm dia wirerod, for scratch-free and defect-free products from superb quality wirerod produced at 115 m/s. By installing these technological packages, Kroman Celik will expand its wirerod range from current 5.5 - 20 to 4.5 - 26 mm dia., also widening steel grade production to premium grades. This plant performs thermo-mechanical rol ...

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Fluence Awarded €3.9M Contract for In...

by wireworld on 06/18/2018 - 08:36 am
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Fluence Corporation Limited has announced that it has received a €3.9M contract for a wastewater treatment and waste-to-energy system for its customer ArcelorMittal. Fluence will design and build these systems for ArcelorMittal’s steel mill in Ghent, Belgium, using innovative anaerobic digestion technology to produce biogas from off-gas fermentation byproducts. The Fluence system is expected to be delivered, installed and operational onsite within 18 months. ArcelorMittal is the world’s largest crude steel producer, accounting for 90 million tons of steel per year.

This will be Fluence’s first wastewater and waste-to-energy system designed specifically for use in the ...

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