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Accord Signed For Construction Of 878...

by wireworld on 05/16/2018 - 09:50 am
Tag: Projects

Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi witnessed signing of agreements between Power Division of Pakistan and State Grid Corporation of China, for construction of 878 kilometres 600 KV HVDC  Bipole Transmission Line from Matiari to Lahore.

Under the agreements, which are part of the Pakistan China Economic Corridor, two Convertor Stations with AC Switching Stations at Matiari and Lahore;  two Electrode Stations at Matiari & Lahore each and three Repeater Stations along the route of the line will also be constructed.

During the briefing about the agreements, the prime minister was informed that with the launching of “China Pakistan Economic Corridor” energy portfolio, ...

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Reichle & De-Massari Enhances ‘end-to...

by wireworld on 05/16/2018 - 09:40 am
Tags: Acquisitions, Press Releases

Reichle & De-Massari (R&M), the Swiss developer and provider of connectivity systems for network infrastructure has acquired Czech company Transportkabel – DIXI (TK DIXI) in order to enhance its end-to-end fibre optic cable offering.

Founded more than 20 years ago, R&M develops and manufactures fibre optic and metallic cables for power and communication applications in data centres, broadband networks, enterprise buildings and other infrastructure projects. It hopes that this acquisition will provide the company with TK DIXI’s optic cable design and production know-how, with a range of cable constructions suited to complete R&M’s three strategic market ...

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Outokumpu Acquires Fagersta Stainless...

by wireworld on 05/15/2018 - 09:29 am
Tags: Acquisitions, Press Releases

Outokumpu and Sandvik have signed an agreement for Outokumpu to purchase full ownership of Fagersta Stainless wire rod mill in Sweden. Fagersta Stainless is currently a 50/50 joint venture owned by Outokumpu and Sandvik Materials Technology.

Fagersta Stainless is a leader in special stainless steel wire rod serving customers globally. In 2017, the company’s revenues were approximately EUR 150 million and stainless steel deliveries amounted to 52,000 tonnes. Fagersta’s product offering complements well Outokumpu’s ASR wire rod mill in Sheffield, UK, and Outokumpu plans to develop both units further to ensure continued offering of leading products and service to its wire rod ...

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PWM’s Manual Cold Welders On Show At ...

by wireworld on 05/15/2018 - 09:19 am
Tags: Press Releases, Wire Expo

PWM will exhibit its comprehensive range of precision-engineered manual cold pressure welding machines on booth 502. The products will be presented by Joe Snee Associates, PWM’s exclusive distributor for the US and Canada.

The largest machine on show, the M101, is one of PWM’s best-selling products. Robust, low maintenance, and very simple to operate, the M101 is designed for welding copper wire .040" to .141" (1.00mm to 3.60mm) and aluminium wire .040" to .197" (1.00mm to 5.00mm). It can also be used to weld trapezoidal and stripprofiles. The M101 can be used on a workbench or supplied with a cart, enabling the operator to move it easily to the work area. Like all PWM cold weld ...

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