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Carpenter to Consolidate Specialty Wi...

by wireworld on 09/03/2012 - 04:43 pm
Tag: Press Releases

Carpenter Technology Corporation announced that it will relocate its Carpenter Specialty Wire Products (CSWP) business from Orangeburg, South Carolina, to an advanced precision wire manufacturing facility inWauseon, Ohio. Carpenter acquired the Wauseonplant as part of its acquisition of Latrobe Specialty Metals earlier this year.



“The decision to exit CSWP was strategic and is based on our philosophy to consolidate operations in order to maximize efficiency,” said William  A. Wulfsohn, President & CEO of Carpenter Technology. “The consolidation is expected to reduce operating costs – and, along with future investments, ...

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Byelorussian Steel Works Produced its...

by wireworld on 08/28/2012 - 04:49 pm
Tag: Product Release

Belarus based Byelorussian Steel Works has stated that on August 17 this year its mill 150 produced its five millionth ton of wire rod. This output volume has been produced over a period of almost 12 years, since the two lines of the mill 320/150 became independent in September 2000.


In the first six years of the period in question the mill 150 produced 2 million tonnes of wire rod while in the second six-year period it produced 3 million tonnes. In 2007 a new ‘Morgan' block was installed at the mill and this increased productivity by 25% with the rolling speed increasing from 80 meter per second to 105 meter per second.


At present, the mill 150 can produce up to 568, ...

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Windak Asia- Pacific, of Australia, W...

by wireworld on 08/24/2012 - 05:46 pm
Tag: Wire China

Windak Asia- Pacific, of Australia, will participate at Wire China 2012 and welcomes all visitors to their booth W3A41.  Windak will participate at the Wire China together with Runwell company.



Runwell is a producer of bunching and stranding lines.  Windak  and Runwell combines  long-lasting cooperative relationship- during 6 years!



Windak products are automated Coilers, Spoolers, Rewind systems, Payoff, Take-ups and Accumulators for tension sensitive products, such as CAT 6 and fiber optic cables.



Together with Axjo America, Windak also making wide range of ultramodern plastic spools and drums that lead to cost savi ...

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IWCS 2012 Conference Registration

by wireworld on 08/23/2012 - 03:27 am

The IWCS announced today that advance registration is now available for the 2012 International Cable · Connectivity Symposium.  This year’s event takes place at the Rhode Island Convention Center in Providence, from November 11 to 14.  The link for registration is available on the IWCS website, www.iwcs.org where attendees will also find registration links for the conference hotels.  According to John Barteld, IWCS CEO/Director, registering in advance of the Conference offers substantial cost savings compared to onsite registration.



Barteld noted that the 2012 Conference will offer considerably more content than in recent years.  Approxi ...

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