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Davis-Standard Acquires Maillefer

by wireworld on 08/10/2017 - 08:43 am
Tags: Acquisitions, Press Releases

Davis-Standard, LLC has announced that it has reached agreement to acquire Maillefer International Oy of Vantaa, Finland and Ecublens, Switzerland.   Maillefer is a global leader in wire, cable, pipe and tube production technologies.   Pending customary regulatory approvals, the transaction is scheduled to close in late August or September.

"Today is an important day dor Davis-Standard and Maillefer as we combine two strong brands into a market leading global extrusion systems and services provider to a world-class customer base," said Jim Murphy, Davis-Standard President and CEO.  "Maillefer is a global leader that has built a strong brand based on operational exce ...

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by wireworld on 08/10/2017 - 08:31 am
Tag: Press Releases

Madem Reels Group, a leading manufacturer of wooden reels for the wire & cable industry based in Brazil, will embark on a joint venture with Moorecraft Reels, Inc,a North Carolina based reel manufacturer, in order to provide wooden cable reels throughout North America.  The new joint-venture Madem-Moorecraft Reels USA, Inc., is located at 3006 Anaconda Road, Tarboro, NC 27886.

Madem Reels will provide their proprietary “state-of-the-art” manufacturing technology, including CNC and ink jet machinery for the new joint venture.While Moorecraft will provide the general management, sales, customer support, assembly warehouse and logistics develo ...

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Rosendahl Nextrom Asks How to Achieve...

by wireworld on 08/04/2017 - 03:32 pm
Tag: Wire Southeast Asia

Rosendahl Nextrom will boost your ROI with efficient cable manufacturing solutions. Our goal is to maximize the productivity of your extrusion process by decreasing efforts and expenses at the same time.

In our Wire SEA mini seminars we will introduce our solutions for large cable jacketing and for high speed insulation for solar cables by co-extrusion technology. For fiber optic cable production, our high-performance loose tube line has been equipped with our new high speed low tension binder ROBI. This is our solution with active tension control for sensitive materials. From our optical fiber technology we also have new and efficient solutions for both telecom and specialty fiber preform ...

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Uhing Motion Drive® in Operation – A ...

by wireworld on 08/04/2017 - 09:28 am
Tag: Product Release

In April 2016, the latest innovation by Joachim Uhing GmbH & Co. KG was rolled out to the public: The Uhing Motion Drive® is an Uhing rolling ring drive that was endowed “intelligence” by integrating sensors and electronic controller. A visit to a company operating it illustrates how the system proves its worth during operation.

For many years, the Uhing customer, a steel refiner located in North Rhine Westphalia, has been using a machine that winds flat wire on a spool. The solution used so far caused frequent problems during winding that in turn resulted in interruptions of the automated downstream process. Also, fully wound spools had to be rewound often more carefull ...

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