Grid infrastructure

The transmission system beyond the transformers or the gas-insulated switchgear (GIS) feeds the domestic and international grids. Nexans delivers turnkey projects, from civil engineering, cables and accessories, to connection, testing and commissioning.

 nuclear illu HV VHV XPLE cables

HV and VHV XLPE cables (60 to 500 kV)

  • For the transmission of up to 1 gigawatt of electricity to the grid network.
  • Very robust, with low maintenance and simple accessories
  • Installation :  these XLPE cables are usually buried in ducts or installed in galleries until reaching the grid substation.

Nexans XLPE HV cables continue to provide safe and secure grid power handoff for France’s 59 nuclear reactors, and for the Kozloduy NPP in Bulgaria.

nuclear illu HV MV joints terminationsHV/MV joints and terminations

  • To interconnect and terminate several sections of the energy network.

Cold-shrink joints make for easy connection.