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SACS Cable Nearly Half Completed

by wireworld on 02/20/2017 - 12:44 pm
Tag: Projects

Work on the SABC fibre-optic cable is already 46 percent completed, according to Angola Cables, reports Angop. Extending for more than 6,200 kilometers in the South Atlantic, the cable will connect Luanda to the Brazilian city of Fortaleza, connecting directly the African continent to Latin America for the first time.

SACS will be connected to the Monet cable system, which goes to Miami, Florida, making it possible for Angola and Africa to be directly connected to the US. The SACS subsea cable system is planned for completion in 2018. 

JDR Wins US Offshore Wind Farm Work

by wireworld on 02/20/2017 - 12:41 pm
Tag: Projects

Subsea power cables and umbilical manufacturer JDR has been selected by US Wind Inc., as the preferred cable partner for its first offshore wind project. 

The project is the 750MW Maryland Development project. Expected to be the largest offshore wind farm to date in the USA, the Maryland Development project will include a maximum of 187 turbines in up to 30m water depth, and will be 24km (15mi) off the coast. The project is subject to offshore renewable energy credit in 2017 and final investment decision in 2018. JDR will supply and install both inter-array and export cables.

JDR’s scope of supply for the Maryland Development Project includes project management, engineering an ...

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ZUMBACH Electronics Corp. Will Exhib...

by wireworld on 02/20/2017 - 09:26 pm
Tag: Interwire

ZUMBACH Electronics Corp. will exhibit at Interwire 2015, 28 – 30 April, Atlanta, GA, USA in booth #1540.

Zumbach will showcase its extensive portfolio of Dimensional Measurement and Inspection Systems for Wire Drawing, Wire Insulating and Cable Jacketing processes as well as for Rod and Bar Mills.

In order to achieve the highest precision and best price-performance ratio, different technologies such as laser scanning, X-ray, ultrasound, light-section technique and linear sensor technology are used.

Exhibits will be, amongst others, new developments of super fast 3-axis laser diameter heads of the famous ODAC® family, DVO 2 and DVW 1 oscillating devices for ODAC® gauges, M ...

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by wireworld on 02/20/2017 - 07:27 pm
Tag: Press Releases

Madem Gulf Ind concluded the 2016 customer satisfaction survey with 40 Wire & Cable manufacturing customers in Middle East, Asia and African countries.

Madem Gulf received 29(72%)responses polled in three categories: bad, good and very good, 100% of responses falling into good and very good categories. 

Madem Gulf polled the following services: claim response, quantities shipped X received, documentation, deliveries, quality inspections, performance, and packing.

“We have had yet another productive year 2016! We are proud to announce that we have achieved 100% customer satisfaction in this year. This attributes to our quality focused strategy to deliver the best to our cus ...

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