Asia Pacific Wire & Cable Reports Its 2008 Financial Results

Tuesday, Jun 30, 2009
NEW YORK, /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ –Asia Pacific Wire & Cable Corporation (OTCBulletinBoard: AWRCF) (the “Company”) announced today that it completed and filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission the Company’s Annual Report on Form 20-F for the fiscal year ended December 31, 2008.
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Prysmian To Evaluate A Cross Border Merger With Draka, with Prysmian as Surviving Entity

Monday, Jun 29, 2009

In light of Draka Holding N.V. (Draka) press release issued this morning, Prysmian S.p.A. (Prysmian) confirms hereby that, consistently with its growth strategy, it has entered into preliminary discussions with Draka in order to evaluate, also with the assistance of its advisors, a possible combination between the two companies, to be implemented through a share for share cross-border statutory merger with Prysmian as surviving entity.

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Siemens modernizes gas cleaning system for blast furnace of Ovako Wire Oy Ab

Friday, Jun 26, 2009

Siemens VAI Metals Technologies has received an order from the special steel products company Ovako Wire Oy Ab in Finland to engineer and supply a gas scrubber for the blast furnace at its Koverhar plant.

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Taipower launches domestic tender for 345KV power cable

Thursday, Jun 25, 2009

State-run Taiwan Power Co. (Taipower) yesterday launched a tender for the supply of around NT$300 million worth of 345KV super high voltage cable to, for the first time ever, domestic suppliers, with Hua Eng Wire & Cable Co., Ltd. and Ta Ya Electric Wire and Cable Co., Ltd. joining the bid for the project.  

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Nexans’ low-voltage cables power the new BioWanze bioethanol plant in Belgium

Nexans’ low-voltage cables power the new BioWanze bioethanol plant in Belgium

Wednesday, Jun 24, 2009

For this kind of large-scale project, Nexans places operational excellence and quality of service at the core of its offering to the industrial construction market

Paris, June 24, 2009 – Nexans, the worldwide leader in the cable industry, has completed a contract worth approximately 1 million euros to supply low-voltage power cables for the BioWanze project—a new plant producing bioethanol from wheat and sugar beet. The plant, located in Wanze near Huy sur Meuse (Belgium), represents an investment of 250 million euros for the Südzucker Group, Europe’s leading sugar producer. It will produce half of the annual bioethanol volume for the Belgian market, or 125,000 cubic meters per annum during the next six years.Nexans entered a frame agreement with Siemens NV/SA, the contractor in charge of project engineering and management, for the supply of approximately 350 kilometers of low-voltage (LV) power cables in only five months, with over one hundred different product references. The cables were manufactured by Nexans production facilities in Belgium, located in Dour and Buizingen.

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Corning Cable Systems Introduces LANscape® Pretium® Evolved-Density, Growth-Enabled Solutions

Tuesday, Jun 23, 2009

Corning Cable Systems LLC, part of Corning Incorporated’s (NYSE:GLW) Telecommunications segment, introduces its LANscape® Pretium® Evolved-Density, Growth-Enabled (EDGE) Solutions, high-density preterminated optical cabling solutions for the data center environment.

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