At the International Wire & Cable Symposium and Conference, SACO Polymers, a market leader in wire and cable polymer compound solutions, has showcased its latest development in ceramifiable compound technology, with a research paper and poster highlighting cost-savings and performance of the innovative material in tray cable jacketing applications.
Formulated to meet stringent UL 1277 tray cable standards with enhanced fire performance properties while preserving flexibility, the new ceramifiable compound extends the range of halogen free compounds, integrating this new technology now available from SACO Polymers. The new compound technology can also be used in other high performance cable applications. Continue reading SACO Polymers launches advanced technology zero-halogen tray cable jacketing compound with enhanced fire performance to meet UL 1277
ADVARIS Informationssysteme GmbH recently presented their new solution for maintenance management. The “Maintenance, Repair and Overhaul (MRO) Module” is the latest product by the industrial IT system specialists, and manages technical plants over their complete life cycle. It supports the planning, realization, documentation and efficiency analysis of maintenance, inspection and repairs carried out on complete plants. Not only does the MRO Module take care of production plant availability; it also supports the maintenance of other facilities like testing equipment, electrical systems and vehicles. ADVARIS CEO Dr. Manfred Moser says: “The highlight of our new MRO Module is its seamless integration with operating and machine data logging, and with production scheduling. Using our mobile solution, even those responsible for plants at different sites have the situation under control at all times, wherever they are.” Continue reading New, High-performance MRO Software
The company ADVARIS has recently received from SAP the certification “SAP Certified – Integration with SAP Applications” for its solution ADVARIS Cable MES 4.0. By awarding this certification, SAP confirms that the solution is integrable into the application SAP Supply Chain Management (SAP SCM) 5.1. For the system developer from Bruchsal, Germany this certificate represents a significant milestone in the integration of the ADVARIS Cable Manufacturing Execution System (MES) with SAP software. Length-based manufacturers can integrate ADVARIS Cable as a sector-specific production scheduling tool in SAP SCM. Commenting on the “bridge” that ADVARIS has now succeeded in building to the SAP software, CEO Dr. Manfred Moser says: “Users who in addition to our detailed planning tool also use the comprehensive functions of ADVARIS for shop floor control and production data capturing can realize a complete latest generation MES system in the SAP environment.” Continue reading ADVARIS Cable MES 4.0 now certified by SAP
Spartanburg, SC – June 2, 2014 – AFL released a new instructional video for AFL’s SC and LC FuseConnect connectors including step-by-step instructions that demonstrate the termination of a 3 mm SC FuseConnect connector using a Fujikura 70S fusion splicer.
Continue reading AFL Launches Installation Video for FuseConnect SC and LC Connectors
Spartanburg, SC – April 30, 2014 – AFL released new promotional videos for the Fujikura 12S Single Fiber Splicer and Fujikura 12R Ribbon Splicer. The new videos demonstrate unique product aspects in detail utilizing three dimensional digital replicas of each splicer. This technology allows for the simulation of the splicer’s uses and features. Continue reading AFL Launches New Videos for Fujikura 12S and 12R Fusion Splicers
SEACON (europe) Ltd, part of the SEA CON® Group is proud to announce and celebrate being named winners of a Queen’s Award for International Trade. This is one of the highest accolades available to celebrate success in international trade for businesses. Continue reading SEACON (europe) Ltd Receives A Queen’s Award for Enterprise in International Trade
Not content with putting its labels through demanding product testing, leading UK manufacturer of labelling solutions, Silver Fox®, is now subjecting its labels to long-term accelerated ultra-violet (UV) weathering. Continue reading Silver Fox labels exhibit excellent results in latest long-term UV tests