Press releases 2016
Nexans secures around € 300 million contract to supply LV cables for infrastructure projects in Qatar through its QICC JV with Al Mirqab capital12/27/16
Qatar General Electricity and Water Corporation (Kahramaa), has recently signed a contract with Nexans for power cables.
Huawei Marine Networks has awarded Nexans the contract to supply 6000 km of their second generation submarine Repeatered Optical Cables (ROC) for Phase II of the National Broadband Network (“NBNII”) project linking Cameroon and Brazil.
Nexans keeps its current minority shareholding in Impex Electro.
Danish company DONG Energy Wind Power A/S has contracted Nexans to supply and terminate a total of 139 km of three-phase subsea cable for the first of three construction phases of the Hornsea Project One wind farm, located off the Yorkshire coast.
Nexans will gather industry experts at its Annual Technical Conference “Sustainable Transportation and Connected Grids: a step forward in energy transition” in Paris on December 5th.
Nexans has launched the new MOTIONLINE® HALEX cable series, a range of halogen-free flexible automation cables for industrial applications.
Paris, November 4, 2016 – Today, Nexans announced its sales for the third quarter of 2016
Nexans is poised to deliver the first charging stations after landing a significant part of the contract to equip the sites of the national energy operator and most of France's public electricity distribution network with charging stations.
Nexans, in collaboration with the utility managing the majority of France’s public electricity distribution network, has developed and tested a new generation of medium voltage (MV) cables for the connection of power sources to the grid.
The first building equipped with BienVEnu, the electric vehicle charging solution for apartment blocks, was unveiled today.
Higher voltages and lower losses – these were just two of the topics that arose in lectures and discussions when Nexans showcased its innovations at CIGRE 2016 in August.
HVDC (high voltage direct current) power links are now able to utilize Nexans state-of-the-art XLPE cables that are qualified to 320 kV, while type testing at 525 kV has just been successfully completed.
Nexans cable technology has been selected by VBMS for the world’s first 66 kV offshore wind farm.
Nexans umbilicals to make essential subsea connection for BP and DEA in Egypt’s West Nile Delta project9/13/16
Nexans has further extended its long run of success with BP oil & gas projects by winning a major contract to supply approximately 100 km of umbilicals for the next stage of the West Nile Delta project.
AMSC and Nexans Expand Relationship to Jointly Develop and Deliver Resilient Electric Grid Projects in the U.S. and Canada8/29/16
AMSC and Nexans today announced a partnership to market and sell AMSC’s Resilient Electric Grid (REG) system, as well as other high performance superconductor power cables, in the U.S. and Canada.
Paris, July 28, 2016 – Today, Nexans published its financial statements for the six months ended June 30, 2016, as approved by the Board of Directors at its meeting chaired by Georges Chodron de Courcel on July 27, 2016.
OneSubsea has ordered the umbilical and accessories from Nexans to develop the Greater Enfield development off the coast of Exmouth, Western Australia.
The Construction Products Regulation (CPR) came into force for cables on June 10 2016.
Nexans and CNRS will collaborate to define Nexans’ future solutions for power transmission, distribution, carbon-free energies and energy storage.
Nexans is pioneering a step-change in the renewables industry as wind farm operators switch to higher voltage inter-array networks that boost their output capacity while utilising cost-effective, robust and easy to install cable systems. the new 72.5 kv accessories complement the previous development of nexans’ high-voltage inter-array cables.
Nexans’ near-invisible overhead line conductors blend into Norwegian nature reserve for Statnett project6/22/16
Statnett, Norway’s state owned power system operator, has energised 68 km of Nexans’ coloured conductors on its new overhead transmission line connecting central Norway to western Norway.
Energinet.dk, the Danish Transmission System Operator (TSO), has signed a framework agreement with Nexans for the delivery of around 500 km of high voltage (HV) cables.
Following success of its cable sizing tool in France and Belgium, Nexans is launching EASYCALC™ in New Zealand.
Nexans achieves two world records for deepest and longest 420 kV XLPE submarine cable system for Norway’s BKK grid connection6/6/16
BKK Nett AS will soon be the operator of a recording breaking subsea power link as Nexans just completed a project to install the world’s longest and deepest 420 kV XLPE (cross-linked polyethylene) insulated submarine cable system.
Paris, May 24, 2016 – The prospectus for admission to trading on the regulated market of Euronext Paris of a bond of € 250 million bearing interest at 3.25% per annum and maturing on May 26, 2021, was approved by the AMF under number 16-199.
Beatrice Offshore Windfarm Ltd has chosen a consortium of Nexans and Siemens Transmission and Distribution Ltd to supply a transmission system to connect its new wind farm off the coast of Scotland to the grid.
Nexans successfully placed a € 250 million bond issue today. This fixed rated issue has a maturity of 5-years.
Paris, May 12, 2016 - Nexans Mixed Shareholders’, held on May 12, 2016, approved all resolutions proposed to the shareholders by the Board of Directors.
Paris, May 3, 2016 – Today, Nexans announced that its sales for the first quarter of 2016 amounted to 1,433 million euros
Nexans launching new low voltage WINDLINK® aluminum torsion-resistant loop cable solution for wind turbines5/2/16
Transportation of energy inside wind turbines is set to become more cost effective with Nexans’ new solution in low voltage aluminum loop cables and associated accessories.
The ENSURE project, funded by the German BMBF (Federal Ministry of Education and Research) will see a consortium of 21 companies and institutions working on reducing grid conversion costs through a combination of locally and centrally produced electricity
Brazil’s Connected Amazonia Program will include Nexans submarine fibre optic cables.
Nexans announced on February 18, 2016 the implementation of new employee shareholding plan.
G2mobility has signed an industrial and commercial partnership with the Nexans Group to accelerate the deployment of EV charging infrastructure in France and around the world.
The 2015 Registration document has been filed with the AMF (Autorité des Marchés Financiers) on April 7, 2016.
Nexans has announced that its US Subsidiary based in Elm City, North Carolina has decided to close its cable factory focused on the production of defense wires and cables.
Paris, March 23rd, 2016 –Further to the Nexans Group’s 2015 annual results press release on February 18, 2016, you can now consult the 2015 management report on Nexans website: www.nexans.com, under the “Regulatory required information” section.
Nexans will showcase its latest data centre innovations under the name of “Smart Choices for Digital Infrastructure” at CeBIT 2016.
A fibre system specifically designed for ultra high density data centre applications
LANmark-7A and LANmark-8 copper systems specifically are specially designed for scalable high speed data centre applications
Western Power Distribution has integrated two superconducting fault current limiters (sFCL) from Nexans into Birmingham’s power grid.
Paris, February 18, 2016 – Today, Nexans published its financial statements for the year ended December 31, 2015, as approved on February 17, 2016 by the Board of Directors under the Chairmanship of Frédéric Vincent.
Paris, February 17, 2016 - During the Board of Directors meeting on February 17th 2016, Frédéric Vincent announced his decision to end his term as Chairman of the company and as director effective 31st March 2016 and to retire.
Stokab, the Swedish telecom operator has awarded Nexans its first order for an Automated Optical Distribution Frame (AODF) following a successful year-long field trial in Stockholm, Sweden.
Dogus Construction Group has chosen Nexans to supply LV and MV Alsecure cables for Istanbul’s new Metroline, establishing an additional 20km of rail to service the city’s suburbs.
Nexans has been selected to be the unique supplier of cabling to Samsung Heavy Industries’, turnkey contractor for TOTAL’s Egina FPSO.
Nexans will design and produce a medium voltage high temperature superconducting (HTS) cable for AMSC (American Superconductor), including terminations and a splice, as part of its Resilient Electric Grid Project in Chicago.
Statoil has awarded Nexans the contract to supply static and dynamic cabling and associated accessories for the world’s first floating wind farm,
In a contract worth 4.6 million Euros, LofotKraft AS has once again selected Nexans to deliver and install 170 kV XLPE cables to upgrade the current systems in three fjords.
Nexans’ experts and academics came together last month with customers and industry professionals at the Musée des arts et metiers in Paris to discuss how superconducting power grids could provide a real solution to the changing energy environment in Europe.