Reports

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MTT 25mm extruder for glas fiber. © MTT Extrusion Expertise

 
11/12/2020 – Cable manufacture / Extrusion

Cable manufacture / Extrusion

Clearly arranged, compact and space-saving

MTT mainly develops innovative extruders for the wire and cable production with tech and standard polymers among others in the field of automotive, communication, ... By  Jörg Dambock
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HVDC cable compounds based on Borealis “Borlink” to be used in XLPE power cables at 525 kV level for majority of the German corridor projects. © Borealis

 
10/12/2020 – Cable materials

Cable materials

HVDC cable compounds in XLPE power cables at 525kV

This marks the first use of the “Borlink XLPE HVDC” technology at extra-high levels of 525 kilovolt (kV). Comprising three separate corridors, this huge ... By  Jörg Dambock
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“ASM 150-R” with asymmetrical longitudinal wire division. © MBK Maschinenbau

 
08/12/2020 – Joining / Welding

Joining / Welding

Cage welding machines for driven and bored piles, columns and beams

When ground conditions are difficult and a firm foundation has to be created, this is the time for pile foundations and bored piles. There is also great ... By  Jörg Dambock
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Ugitech, a company of the Swiss Steel Group, has developed a duplex stainless rebars with exceptionally high corrosion resistance. © Ugitech

 
04/12/2020 – Preventing rebars corrosion with “Ugigrip“ special steel

Preventing rebars corrosion with “Ugigrip“ special steel

Permanently protects buildings

Rustproof and durable – in the construction industry, the requirements for reinforcement, anchoring and fastening are stringent. The rebars made of conventional ... By  Jörg Dambock
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The cold-rolling lines and stretching systems form the feedstock into ribbed steel to reinforce concrete according to applicable standards. © Schlatter

 
02/12/2020 – Schlatter expands product range

Schlatter expands product range

Everything from a single source

The Schlatter Group is known globally as a leading system provider in the wire industry. As specialist in resistance welding systems for industrial mesh ... By  Jörg Dambock
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Multiwire drawing line type “MMH 112+RM 202+S 632”. © Niehoff

 
30/11/2020 – wire 2020 update

wire 2020 update

Multiwire drawing: innovative, reliable, smart

The exhibits of Maschinenfabrik Niehoff at “wire” 2020 feature several world technological firsts and include: a multiwire drawing line type “MMH 112+RM ... By  Jörg Dambock
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The telemetry system “RTM X42” consists of the wire tension measuring system, the control center, and the brake system. © FMS

 
26/11/2020 – Modernisation / Stranding

Modernisation / Stranding

Fit for future in only 4 days

How does a virtually indestructible basket style stranding machine, Krupp stranding machine “KVR 8x1400” with reverse twist, manage to be upgraded to meet ... By  Jörg Dambock