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New CPR compliant Draka data cable launched

New CPR compliant Draka data cable launched
Prysmian Group has announced the launch of the new UK manufactured Draka UC400 23 Category 6 U/UTP LSHF D64 Cca data cable. The new cable has been designed and engineered by the Prysmian Group Multi Media Solutions business to comply with the Construction Products Regulation (CPR) to Euroclass Cca s1a d1 a1 fire performance rating, provide a high degree of usability including deployment from a 305m Reelex box and deliver full Category 6 / Class E compliant electrical performance.
2nd May 2019

Fibre optic cables for maximum fire safety

Fibre optic cables for maximum fire safety
A complete range of high fire safety Cca and B2ca fibre optic cables, with up to 144 fibres, that are fully compliant with EU Standard 50575 of the Construction Products Regulations (CPR) are being offered by cable specialist Draka, part of Prysmian Group.
1st April 2019

Extenders for quick cable extension and repair

Extenders for quick cable extension and repair
It has been announced by Draka, part of the Prysmian Group, that the Draka range of Cat.6A FTP Extenders are able to provide a quick, easy to use means of joining two four- pair Cat.6A cables together, whilst also managing to maintain a ten Gigabit component level compliance to ISO/IEC 11801:2002.
12th March 2019


Offshore wind cable contract sparks investment

Offshore wind cable contract sparks investment
Leading cable installer and supplier Prysmian Group has been awarded a multi-million pound contract to supply cables for what will become the world’s biggest offshore wind farm, Hornsea Project Two.
2nd August 2018

Prysmian and Nanocomp sign technology cooperation agreement

Prysmian Group and Nanocomp Technologies have signed a technology cooperation agreement aimed at testing and improving the use of these technologies in power transmission, power distribution, telecom networks, control and instrumentation applications.
31st May 2017

Investment supports 5G development in North America

Investment supports 5G development in North America
A significant supply agreement has been awarded to Prysmian Group from the US telecom company Verizon Communications to support the company’s US network expansion around a next-gen fibre platform that will speed the deployment of 5G services, while improving 4G LTE and other broadband capacity. The three-year contract is worth approximately $300m and will include supply of more than 17 million fibre kilometres of ribbon and loose tube cables.
11th May 2017

Forging a new HVDC link between UK and France

Forging a new HVDC link between UK and France
In consortium with international infrastructure group Balfour Beatty, Prysmian Group has been awarded a new important contract - for the realisation of a new High Voltage Direct Current (HVDC) interconnector between France and the UK through the Channel Tunnel.
28th February 2017

Powerful cable solution launched for power transmission grids

Ready to launch its new breakthrough cable technology is Prysmian Group, for the development of power transmission grids, which will ensure higher electrical performances, lower costs and better environmental sustainability. The Group announced the successful development and testing of its new P-Laser 600kV cable system for High Voltage Direct Current (HVDC) applications.
3rd October 2016

Latest HVDC cable technologies on display at CIGRE 2016

Latest HVDC cable technologies on display at CIGRE 2016
  Showcasing its comprehensive range of products and technologies at the 2016 Biannual Session of CIGRE (the International Council on Large Electrical Systems), is Prysmian Group, energy and telecom cable systems company.
9th August 2016

Technology milestone reached in power transmission

Technology milestone reached in power transmission
Two record breaking milestones in the field of power transmission have been reached today with Prysmian’s announcement of the successful development and testing of its new 700kV MI-PPL (Mass Impregnated) and 600kV extruded (XLPE) cable systems for high voltage direct current (HVDC) applications.
24th May 2016

Cabling solution reduces wind farm costs

Cabling solution reduces wind farm costs
The 66kV cable system from Prysmian Group has been type tested in accordance with CIGRE and IEC test protocols, as part of the Carbon Trust’s Offshore Wind Accelerator (OWA) programme.
18th March 2016

Phase one of Prysmian/Draka Integration successfully completed new organisational structure rolled out

Prysmian, worldwide leader in the energy and telecom cables industry, unveils its new organisational structure, marking an important step forward in the integration with Draka, following the closing of the acquisition in March and the delisting from the Amsterdam Stock Exchange in April. Along with the new organisational structure, which comes into effect from July, the Group has set itself a new Mission and a new strategy that aims at promoting both the Prysmian and the Draka commercial brands under the new Prysmian Group corporate umbrella.
14th July 2011

Prysmian supply Westfield’s Vue Cinema at Stratford

Prysmian supply Westfield’s Vue Cinema at Stratford
Fourteen thousand meters of Prysmian’s FP200 Gold® is currently being installed within the Vue Cinema at Stratford’s new Westfield Shopping centre, specified to power the state of the art fire alarm and multi zoned voice alarm systems.
5th July 2011

Prysmian FP approved by London Underground

Prysmian FP approved by London Underground
Prysmian’s FP200 Gold, FP600S and FP400 are all approved for use in the London Underground, perhaps the most onerous environment for any cable product. This means that Engineers and Contractors can specify and install FP200 Gold, FP400 and FP600S with confidence throughout the London Underground network and stations, above and below ground.
24th May 2011

Neurology Centre protected by FP PLUS

Neurology Centre protected by FP PLUS
12,000 metres of FP PLUS from Prysmian have been installed in the upgraded fire alarm system at the Southampton General Hospital Neurology centre. This New Generation FP PLUS cable with Insudite insulation offers excellent resistance to damage whilst also being approved for fire detection and fire alarm critical signal paths to BS 5839-1:2002+A2:2008 for enhanced applications.
11th April 2011

Prysmian maintains leading worldwide positions in telecom optical fibre and cables market almost 10 million km of optical fibre produced in 2010

Prysmian Cables & Systems – a leading worldwide player in the energy and telecommunications cable market – has confirmed its position among the top global players in the telecommunications optical fibre and cables sector, with overall production of around 10 million km of optical fibre in 2010, equal to 5% of the total worldwide industry production, and with a significant growth on 2009.
18th February 2011

Prysmian secures SylWin1 project by TenneT for the cable connection of offshore wind farms in the North Sea to the German power grid

Prysmian, a leading worldwide player in the energy and telecommunications cable industry, has been awarded a project worth more than €250 million by the Dutch-German grid operator TenneT for the connection project SylWin1, linking offshore wind farms in the North Sea to mainland Germany.
27th January 2011

Prysmian awarded € 223 million contract to supply fibre optic cables for the development of the Australian National Broadband Network (NBN)

Prysmian Cables & Systems, a world leader in the energy and telecommunications cables industry, has been awarded a major contract by the Australian Government-owned NBN Co Limited for the supply of fibre optic cables for the development of the new national broadband network. Total value of the contract, which has been secured by Prysmian Telecom Cables & Systems Australia Pty Limited, is up to € 223 million (AUD 300 million) over five years, with an initial purchase order of € 112 million (AUD150 million).
27th January 2011

Prysmian, new contract worth over € 40 million from Energinet.dk

Prysmian Cables & Systems, a leading worldwide player in the energy and telecommunications cables industry, has been awarded major new contracts for underground cable systems worth a total of some € 60 million.
27th January 2011

Afumex LSX range expands

Afumex LSX range expands
Prysmian has expanded its Afumex LSX range to include Three Core 6mm² and Four Core 6mm². The range is designed for power and lighting circuits where a screened, low smoke, halogen free and reduced flame propagation cable is required. Developed and manufactured by Prysmian near Southampton for over twenty years, the ever popular Afumex LSX cable continues to be the choice of installers, designers and clients.
18th January 2011


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