Société Nationale des Chemins de Fer (SNCF) has awarded Nexans, a worldwide expert in the cable industry, its first contract to design and manufacture specialised rail cable that includes the new CORE-TAG® anti-theft cable technology. This cable will be installed in the network infrastructure in 4 of the regions operated by Réseau Ferré de France (RFF), the company that owns and maintains France’s rail network.
Prysmian Group, world leader in the energy and telecom cables and systems industry, will showcase its state-of-the-art range of products and technologies, specifically dedicated to the Oil & Gas sector, at OSEA 2012 that will take place in Singapore from November 27 to 30 (booth BJ4-01).
Mechel OAO (NYSE: MTL), one of the leading Russian mining and metals companies, reports temporary halting of production facilities at Donetsk Electrometallurgical Plant (DEMZ), which is part of Mechel’s steel division, and the schedule for temporary suspension of production at the group’s Romanian steelmaking facilities that are part of Mechel’s Eastern European Steel Division, in both cases due to unfavorable conditions on markets of raw materials and finished steel products.
72 tonne overhead crane for reel loading and unloading has been installed in a new marine cable factory by Street Crane Company. JDR Cable Systems produce multi-core umbilical cables for offshore oil and gas platforms and will use the crane to ensure high volume production from a new vertical lay-up machine (VLM).
The Prysmian Group announces that, further to the satisfaction of the conditions precedent provided in the sale and purchase agreement entered into on 6th September 2012, today the acquisition of the entire share capital of Global Marine Systems Energy Limited has been completed.
MINNEAPOLIS — Cummins Power Generation and its distributors and dealers in the Northeast are uniting to contribute coordinated relief efforts in the wake of Hurricane Sandy. In addition to permanently installed standby power systems at many hospitals, office buildings and homes, some 415 rental generators have been deployed to provide temporary emergency power.
ABB, the leading power and automation technology group, has won an order worth around $11 million, from JSC OGCC KazStroy Service, an EPC contractor, for high and medium voltage substation equipment that will facilitate power supply to a new Hydrocarbons production complex being built as part of the Atyrau refinery in Kazakhstan, and expected to be commissioned in 2013.