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The brothers Andreas Lapp (66), Chairman of the Executive Board, and Siegbert E. Lapp (70), Chairman of the Supervisory Board, will retire from the operational business of the Lapp Group on September 30, 2022. © Lapp

 
22/07/2022 – Matthias Lapp becomes Chairman of the Executive Board

Matthias Lapp becomes Chairman of the Executive Board

Generation transition at Lapp

The Stuttgart-based family company Lapp will be managed by the third generation from October 1, 2022. Matthias Lapp (39), grandson of company founder ... By  Jörg Dambock
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21/07/2022 – Outokumpu divests the majority of its Long Products business

Outokumpu divests the majority of its Long Products business

Agreement with Marcegaglia Steel Group

Outokumpu has signed an agreement to divest the majority of their Long Products business operations to Marcegaglia Steel Group, a leading industrial group ... By  Jörg Dambock
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The first-ever “Borcycle” M jacketing compound “Borcycle M ME7153SY”, used in medium voltage cables similar to the one shown in the photo, contains 50% post-consumer recyclate. © Borealis

 
21/07/2022 – Borealis and Borouge showcased at “wire” 2022

Borealis and Borouge showcased at “wire” 2022

Sustainable wire and cable innovations

A wide range of innovative technologies and material solutions for wire and cable were highlighted at the booth of Borealis and Borouge at “wire” 2022. ... By  Jörg Dambock
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Repsol will use a first-of-its-kind energy-efficient process to produce high-purity XLPE cable compounds, based on Buss’ “LSHC” process (Linear Short Hyper Clean). © Buss/Shutterstock

 
20/07/2022 – Repsol chooses Buss “LSHC” technology

Repsol chooses Buss “LSHC” technology

High-purity XLPE cable compounds

Buss AG has been awarded a contract for the realisation of a 27kta production plant for crosslinkable polyethylene XLPE cable compounds by Repsol. The ... By  Jörg Dambock
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Planar sample of a graphene-based PVC being measured according to ASTM D4935-18. © Delta Tecnic

 
19/07/2022 – EMI shielding effectiveness on a wide range of frequencies

EMI shielding effectiveness on a wide range of frequencies

Graphene-based PVC

The compounding industry plays a key role in tomorrow's world, as its raw materials are supplied to strategic sectors such as cable, automotive and construction. ... By  Jörg Dambock
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The “RSB 370++/4” is located as a finishing unit after 20 stands in an H/V rolling mill arrangement. © Friedrich Kocks

 
18/07/2022 – On our own behalf - Wire

On our own behalf - Wire

Week 28/2022 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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The ‘PDT’ is a disruptive technology in terms of innovation and environmental sustainability, unique in the sector. © Tenova

 
18/07/2022 – Standard for the product category “rules of metal finishing machines”

Standard for the product category “rules of metal finishing machines”

Environmental impact

After the successful conclusion of the Life Cycle Assessment (LCA) analysis, Pomini Tenova’s flagship technology reaches another important milestone. ... By  Jörg Dambock

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