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The turnkey upgrade for the Storfinnforsen 400/130kV electrical substation has now been fully commissioned. © Linxon

17/03/2021 – Linxon has successfully put into operation

Linxon has successfully put into operation

400kV Storfinnforsen substation in Sweden

The turnkey upgrade for the Storfinnforsen 400/130kV electrical substation has now been fully commissioned. This extension of the existing substation ... By  Jörg Dambock

Wafios “ZO 26” spring coiling device and spring transport. © Wafios

16/03/2021 – Wafios “ZO” series

Wafios “ZO” series

The legend lives on

The “ZO 26” is the advanced version of the gobally successful Wafios “ZO” machines for the series production of extension springs with different loop shapes ... By  Jörg Dambock

The focus of the presentation by Gerard Pera, Product Manager Fibre Optic Data Cables of BU MMS, is the topic “Fibre optic cable miniaturisation in high-speed networks”. © Prysmian Group

15/03/2021 – On our own behalf - Wire

On our own behalf - Wire

Week 10/2021 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

Aldo Kamper joined Leoni as CEO in September 2018. © Leoni

15/03/2021 – CEO of Leoni AG

CEO of Leoni AG

Aldo Kamper extends as CEO ahead of schedule

The Supervisory Board of Leoni AG has renewed Aldo Kamper’s contract as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) for an additional five years. His current contract ... By  Jörg Dambock

A team of physicists at the Technical University of Munich has developed a coil made of superconducting wires that can transmit power of more than five kilowatts contactless without major losses. © Christoph Utschick/Würth Elektronik eiSos

15/03/2021 – Coil with superconducting wires

Coil with superconducting wires

Contactless power transmission in the kilowatt range

A team led by Technical University of Munich (TUM) physicists Christoph Utschick and Prof. Rudolf Gross has succeeded in making a coil with superconducting ... By  Jörg Dambock

Now available in a “Reelex Box”: Draka “UC400 Cat.6 U/UTP B2ca” fire protection cable. © Prysmian Group

15/03/2021 – Draka “UC400 Cat.6 U/UTP B2ca”

Draka “UC400 Cat.6 U/UTP B2ca”

Fire protection cable now available in a “Reelex Box”

BU Multimedia Solutions (MMS) of Prysmian Group has optimised the design of its Draka “UC400 23 Cat.6 U/UTP LSHF D65 B2ca”. The copper cable in the demanding ... By  Jörg Dambock

Wire weaving machine type “BD600” for medium heavy fabrics. © Schlatter

12/03/2021 – Wire processing / weaving

Wire processing / weaving

Weaving machines for high-quality mesh and fabrics

The “Jäger” metal wire weaving machines of Schlatter are designed for highly efficient production of the highest-quality fabrics. The machines are characterised ... By  Jörg Dambock