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LS Cable & System Invests $20 mn To S...

by wireworld on 06/20/2018 - 05:03 pm
Tag: Projects

South Korea’s leading cable manufacturer LS Cable & System Ltd. announced that it will establish a 50-50 joint venture with Indonesian conglomerate Artha Graha Group (AG Group) to tap into the Southeast Asian country’s electric wire market. Under the joint venture agreement signed at the Embassy of Indonesia in Yeouido, Seoul, LS Cable & System and AG Group will invest a total $40 million to build a power cable factory on a 64,000 square meter location near Jakarta, Indonesia, starting next month, with an aim to complete construction in the second half of 2019. LS Cable & System said that it will purchase 280,000 shares in the joint venture dubbed PT LSAG Cable Indone ...

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Kroman Celik Selects Danieli For Wire...

by wireworld on 06/20/2018 - 05:00 pm
Tag: Projects

Kroman Celik (Yucel Boru Group) selected Danieli for the modernization of its high-speed wire rod mill, supplied by the same in 2006. The upgrade project includes the addition of a TMB-Twin Module Block and a newly designed HSS High-Speed Shear before the sizing block. The new systems will guarantee a size tolerance of +/- 0.10 mm, and 60% out-of-roundness on 4.5 mm dia wirerod, for scratch-free and defect-free products from superb quality wirerod produced at 115 m/s. By installing these technological packages, Kroman Celik will expand its wirerod range from current 5.5 - 20 to 4.5 - 26 mm dia., also widening steel grade production to premium grades. This plant performs thermo-mechanical rol ...

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Fluence Awarded €3.9M Contract for In...

by wireworld on 06/18/2018 - 08:36 am
Tags: Press Releases, Projects

Fluence Corporation Limited has announced that it has received a €3.9M contract for a wastewater treatment and waste-to-energy system for its customer ArcelorMittal. Fluence will design and build these systems for ArcelorMittal’s steel mill in Ghent, Belgium, using innovative anaerobic digestion technology to produce biogas from off-gas fermentation byproducts. The Fluence system is expected to be delivered, installed and operational onsite within 18 months. ArcelorMittal is the world’s largest crude steel producer, accounting for 90 million tons of steel per year.

This will be Fluence’s first wastewater and waste-to-energy system designed specifically for use in the ...

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New 66 KV Submarine Cable Links For B...

by wireworld on 06/18/2018 - 08:20 am
Tag: Projects

Prysmian Group, world leader in the energy and telecom cable systems industry, has been awarded a contract by Van Oord Offshore Wind B.V. for the development of a submarine inter–array cables system for Borssele III & IV offshore wind farms.

Prysmian will be responsible for the design, manufacture, supply and testing of about 175 km of 66 kV three core cables with XLPE insulation of various cross – section and all related accessories for Borssele III & IV wind farms. Borssele III & IV wind farms are part of the wide Borssele Wind Farm Zone located near the southern border of the Dutch Exclusive Economic Zone (EEZ), approximately 25 kilometres from the shore, and will ...

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