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NDC Technologies Announces Service Cl...

by wireworld on 04/25/2017 - 06:00 am
Tag: Press Releases

NDC is delighted to announce the launch of its NDC service cloud, myNDC, which will greatly simplify the customer’s interaction with the company, ensure laser-like focus of the customer service team on problem solving, and most important, enable flawless execution, supporting its customers. The company is excited to offer Incident Management tools to its customers in the Americas, EMEA and Asia Pacific immediately at launch and this will be followed with a local introduction to the China market later this year. 

myNDC will simplify IT infrastructure to replace multiple applications that were used to provide customer service.  myNDC enables a seamless customer service agent ...

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Korean Steelmakers Under Pressure Ove...

by wireworld on 04/25/2017 - 05:45 am
Tag: Press Releases

South Korean steelmakers faced heavier pressure over the US government’s plan to investigate carbon and alloy steel wire rod imported to American soil, which could lead to more tariffs on their products.The Department of Commerce said it would start an investigation of the products from 10 countries, including South Korea, to look into how much the alleged dumping practices and subsidized imports contribute to the US trade deficit. The investigation will cover hot-rolled products of carbon and alloy steel under a 19 millimeters in thickness.

The probe was expected to kick off officially with US President Donald Trump signing an executive order, according to Politico, quoting sour ...

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Verizon Agrees to $1.05 Billion Fiber...

by wireworld on 04/25/2017 - 05:40 am
Tag: Projects

Verizon Communications announced a deal that will further its commitments to growing its wireless broadband network nationwide, as the landscape for telecom companies only becomes more competitive and crowded.

The agreement calls for Corning, a New York-based manufacturer of materials primarily for industrial and scientific applications, to provide up to 12.4 million miles of optical fiber each year for Verizon to purchase starting in 2018 and lasting until 2020, with a minimum purchase commitment of $1.05 billion.

"This new architecture is designed to improve Verizon's 4G LTE coverage, speed the deployment of 5G, and deliver high-speed broadband to homes and businesses of all sizes," Veri ...

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Maillefer With New Smart Dosing Techn...

by wireworld on 04/21/2017 - 08:35 am
Tags: Press Releases, Product Release

Traditional XLPE cables are produced with ready-made compounds from various suppliers. These compounds have predefined recipes of base LDPE, antioxidants and peroxide. In R&D, our aim was to develop Smart Dosing for combining separate compounds online during extrusion.

R&D Background

Online dosing offers improvements in several aspects. There is a wide range of suppliers offering base LDPE grades for cable insulation without peroxide and antioxidants. Customers have a large freedom of choice. Traditional XLPE compounds are limited to using chemicals that are solid at room temperatures, otherwise the compound would suffer from chemical sweat out. Shelf life makes storing premix com ...

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