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Turkish Exports of Steel Wire Product...

by wireworld on 03/17/2013 - 06:34 pm
Tag: Market Stats

According to data released by the Turkish Statistics Institute, Turkey exported 68,033 tons of steel wire products in January rising by 15.95% from a month ago and increasing by 6.2% YoY.

The export prices of steel wire products averaged at USD 606 per tonne in January lower than USD 655 per tonne in the same period of a year ago.

In 2012, Turkey’s exports of steel wire products amounted to 893,417 tonnes falling by 20.7% YoY. The export revenues generated by steel wire products totaled USD 573.25 million decreasing by 26.1% YoY.

Prysmian Group Supplies MV and FO Cab...

by wireworld on 03/17/2013 - 06:29 pm
Tag: Press Releases

Prysmian Group, world leader in the energy and telecom cables and systems industry, has supplied Medium Voltage 15 KV and optical fibre cables for the new Aircraft Carrier Gerald R. Ford. The Company has signed a series of contracts with different customers, such as General Atomics, the designer and manufacturer of the Electro-Magnetic Aircraft Launching System (EMALS system), and Huntington Ingalls Industries, the shipyard that will install most of the cables. The contract is worth in excess of $10 million.


Kevin P. Hamilton, Defense, Specialties & OEM Manager for Prysmian Group in North America, said “we have developed a customised 15 KV cable for use in this class of s ...

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Maillefer Interwire 2013 Preview

by wireworld on 03/15/2013 - 04:19 pm
Tag: Interwire

Maillefer is exhibiting at Interwire Atlanta, GA on stand 932 from April 23 to 25, 2013. The industry has evolved since the previous show and the multinational company is eager to share its new developments and improvements with its partners and friends at what appears to be a promising event.


Maillefer has a broad portfolio of extrusion systems for energy cable, fiber optic cable, telecom cable and tube manufacturing systems. In Atlanta, the spotlight will be on energy and fiber optic applications.


For energy applications expect to see, new technology and innovations for higher productivity, more compact layouts, longer production runs and improved quality in the manufactu ...

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Aggreko to Supply 122 MW of Cross-Bor...

by wireworld on 03/15/2013 - 03:53 pm
Tag: Projects

Aggreko is pleased to announce that it has signed Tri-Party Power Purchase Agreements (TPPA) with Electricidade de Moçambique (EDM), the Mozambique power utility and NamPower, the Namibian power utility, to provide 122 MW of gas-fuelled power from the Aggreko interim power plant located at Gigawatt Park at Ressano Garcia, Mozambique. The agreement follows the authorisation by EDM for the direct supply of power by Aggreko to NamPower and will see the installed capacity of 122 MW split between the two utilities with EDM utilising up to 32 MW and NamPower up to 90 MW, based on the specific needs of both utilities.

Aggreko built the facility at Ressano Garcia in 2012 as part of an ambiti ...

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