Wiretimes Search
Enter a
Search term

  Leading British manufacturer of Cold Pressure Welding Machines. From small handheld- large mounted machines  
spacer spacer spacer spacer spacer
  Please click here to support Wiretimes by visiting our sponsors      

Leading manufacturer of ancillary equipment for the wire and cable industry
World famous for the Uhing traverse unit



World Time


Please click here to support Wiretimes by visiting our sponsors
spacer
spacer
spacer
A new exciting service from "Wiretimes"
spacer
spacer
spacer

Featured Articles

Proton Products InteliSENS mini Series: Hi-Spec, Non-Contact Speed & Length Measurement
Technical News - By Editor (17 Jan 18)
Proton Products, the global leader for non-contact laser Doppler speed and length sensors, sets new standards for hi-spec measurement performance. Proton Products’s InteliSENS mini Series non-contact laser Doppler speed and length sensors deliver the highest product performance currently available, based on technical specifications, design, intelligence and process interfacing. The InteliSENS mini Series combine the best of the best, avoiding - Read Article
 
Clean Wires with Condat Wet Drawing Lubricants
Developments Worldwide - By Editor (17 Jan 18)
With worldwide recognition for its wire drawing dry lubricant range, Condat is always seeking to improve its lubricants, whether to increase its customers’ productivity or to optimize sustainability of its products. At Wire Düsseldorf 2018, the company will present its brand-new range of - Read Article
 
Three Teknor Apex facilities receive Vinyl Institute Awards for worker safety and environmental excellence
Developments Worldwide - By Editor (13 Dec 17)
The Vinyl Institute has presented three Teknor Apex Company facilities with Safety and Environmental Awards for 2016. The annual awards honor individual plants operated in the United States and Canada by manufacturers of PVC-related monomers, resins, compounds, and plasticizers, based on data compiled by an independent third party. The Teknor Apex compounding plant in Pawtucket, RI received an Environmental Excellence Award from the Vinyl Institute for “an outstanding track record for five consecutive years.” The performance is measured in - Read Article
 
Prysmian to acquire General Cable for $30.00 per Share in Cash
Developments Worldwide - By Editor (13 Dec 17)
Prysmian Group (BIT: PRY) and General Cable Corporation (NYSE: BGC) announced on 4th December that they have entered into a definitive merger agreement under which Prysmian will acquire General Cable for $30.00 per share in cash. The transaction values General Cable at approximately $3 billion, including debt and certain other General Cable liabilities, and represents a premium of approximately 81% to the General Cable closing price of $16.55 per share on July 14, 2017, the last day of trading before General Cable announced its review of strategic alternatives. The transaction, - Read Article
 
LS Cable & System to build a battery parts plant in Poland
Developments Worldwide - By Editor (22 Nov 17)
On November 2nd 2017 LS Cable & System announced it will establish an automotive battery parts production subsidiary (LS EV Poland) in Dzierżoniów in the southwestern region of Poland.   European automakers are increasing their proportion of electric vehicles, and battery makers are expanding their production bases in Europe. LS Cable & System aims to preempt the European market by supplying the right products at the right time in Europe.   LS Cable & System is planning to produce the - Read Article
 
Sikora‘s sales team is growing Aguinaldo Ramalho supports sales in Europe
Developments Worldwide - By Editor (22 Nov 17)
Sikora continues its expansion for the areas Hose & Tube, Wire & Cable, Optical Fiber and Plastics with continued product innovations and the expansion of its sales network. Since January 2017, Mr. Aguinaldo Ramalho has been reinforcing the sales team at Sikora’s headquarters in Bremen and has - Read Article
 
Interview with Friedrich-Georg Kehrer
Developments Worldwide - By Editor (22 Nov 17)
Interview with Friedrich-Georg Kehrer, Global Portfolio Director Metals and Flow Technologies, in the run-up to the international trade fairs wire and Tube, which will be held at the Düsseldorf Exhibition Centre again from 16 to 20 April 2018 Question: What’s new at the world’s leading trade fairs for wire, cables and tubes in 2018? Kehrer: As before, the two number one trade fairs in their industries will occupy 16 exhibition halls, mapping the entire spectrum. They will - Read Article
 
The wire and cable industry and the wire 2018 trade fair
Developments Worldwide - By Petra Hartmann-Bresgen M.A. (22 Nov 17)
Electromobility has been widely discussed for many years now. The term stands for a complex system that covers electric vehicles, the energy supply and our traffic and transport infrastructure. Whereas electrically driven bicycles have long been marketed successfully, private demand for electric vehicles is clearly lagging behind the expectations of manufacturers and legislators.  Projections indicate that electric cars won’t be mass products by 2025, and - Read Article
 
CeramTec announces its acquisition by BC Partners
Developments Worldwide - By Editor (25 Oct 17)
CeramTec announced on October 11th2017, that a Consortium led by Funds advised by leading private equity firm BC Partners (“BC Partners”), has reached an agreement to acquire CeramTec Group (“CeramTec”) from its current owner Cinven. The Public Sector Pension Investment Board and Ontario Teachers’ Pension Plan both hold a stake in the Consortium. The acquisition is subject to approval by anti-trust and foreign investment authorities. Henri Steinmetz, the CEO of CeramTec, commented on the transaction: "We are delighted to welcome the BC Partners led consortium as our new owners. Over the past four years, we have invested substantially in - Read Article
 
Songwon commissions second production line for thermoplastic urethanes
Developments Worldwide - By Editor (25 Oct 17)
As part of its global expansion strategy, Songwon has commissioned a second thermoplastic urethane (TPU) production line, to become operational in the fourth quarter of 2017. The company’s plant in Suwon, South Korea will be extended to increase TPU production capacity from 7,000 to 12,000 metric tons a year. With more than 35 years’ business and manufacturing experience in the field of urethanes, Songwon is a market leader in South Korea, specializing in TPUs, ink binders and adhesives for flexible packaging laminates. The company has established sales organizations in Asia, Europe and North America, and now plans to expand its global business by offering a broad portfolio of technically advanced, customized urethane products. The new production line will allow the manufacture of an extended range of cutting edge TPU extrusion grades for wire & cable and - Read Article
 
The MGS at IWCS 2017 booth 110
Developments Worldwide - By Editor (25 Oct 17)
The MGS Group, which consists of MGS Manufacturing, Hall Industries and Northampton Machinery Co., is an international supplier of automation and technology solutions for product handling and twisting systems customized to optimize your application. Features include comprehensive design and - Read Article
 
Quality inspection on wire lines
Developments Worldwide - By Editor (25 Oct 17)
Contrôle Mesure Systèmes will exhibit at Iran Wire 2017 in Tehran, from 6 to 9 December on Stand A6B2. Specialist for nearly 30 years in nondestructive testing methods, we will take this opportunity to present our large range of NDT equipments, especially for wire inspection, on or off line, in ferrous or nonferrous metal. Illustrations - Read Article
 
Please click here to support Wiretimes by visiting our sponsors
spacer
spacer
spacer
Top drawer measuring technology from one of the world
spacer
spacer
spacer
spacer © 2004 - 2009 Wiretimes.com - Brown Bennet Media Ltd
Call us on +44 (0)1733 322833 or email enquiries@wiretimes.com
View the Site Map or Terms & Conditions
spacer