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“Braiding – manufacture of braids for cable and wires” , the third book by Martin Herzog.

 
05/08/2022 – Technical book closes gap in technical literature on cable production

Technical book closes gap in technical literature on cable production

“Braiding – manufacture of braids for cable and wires”

After his first books with the titles "Process analysis of double-twist bunching" and "Copper wire drawing", Martin Herzog in his new work deals with ... By  Jörg Dambock
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Sikora is a leading supplier of measuring and control technology, among others for quality control of cables. © Sikora

 
04/08/2022 – "Germany's innovation leader 2022"

"Germany's innovation leader 2022"

Award in the category “Measuring, Testing”

Sikora AG, Bremen/Germany, was named "Germany's Innovation Leader 2022" by the F.A.Z. Institute. In a study, worldwide patent applications of companies ... By  Jörg Dambock
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“Ultra-Mix” has been developed for combining separate compounds online during extrusion. © E-Xhead

 
03/08/2022 – E-Xhead presents new patented product

E-Xhead presents new patented product

“Ultra-Mix” one-step process compounding unit

Traditional XLPE cables are produced with ready-made compounds from various suppliers. These compounds have predefined recipes of base LDPE, Silane or ... By  Jörg Dambock
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“This acquisition is an opportunity to develop additional business in the Canadian market”, said Geert Follens, Business Area President Vacuum Technique. © Atlas Copco

 
01/08/2022 – On our own behalf - Wire

On our own behalf - Wire

Week 30/2022 in retrospect

Here, we present you the top articles from our four categories. This week, the most read one comes from the category „Business“. By  Daniel Keienburg
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Dow introduced “HFDD 4201”, a new technology that is part of the “Endurance” family of “Next Gen XLPE” compounds for power transmission © Dow/adobestock

 
01/08/2022 – Carbon reduction and usage of renewable feedstock

Carbon reduction and usage of renewable feedstock

Sustainability offering for the wire and cable industry

Latest Dow technologies are designed with safer materials and a strong commitment to carbon reduction and usage of renewable feedstock for high productivity, ... By  Jörg Dambock
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Karlheinz Wex (right), spokesman of the Plansee Group Executive Board, and board member Wolfgang Köck. © Plansee Group

 
29/07/2022 – After the acquisition of Ceratizit

After the acquisition of Ceratizit

Sales record thanks to major effort

In total, the Plansee Group achieved sales of 2.02 billion euros in the fiscal year 2021/22 – 56 percent more than in the previous year. By  Jörg Dambock
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Atlas Copco expands their R&D facilities in Antwerp, Belgium. © Atlas Copco

 
28/07/2022 – Attractive and future-proof working environment

Attractive and future-proof working environment

Investment in production, research and development

Atlas Copco will invest 70 MEUR (720 MSEK) in production capacity and expanded R&D facilities in Antwerp, Belgium, over a three-year period. By  Jörg Dambock

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