Case study

High Speed Lines

Nexans solution for railways
    Saturno Consortium
    Railway networks

Project description:

  • High Speed Rail Line realization: more than 630 km between Milan – Turin, Milan – Bologna, Bologna – Florence, Rome – Naples.

Customer challenges:

  • MV cables HEPR insulated, according to RFI specs. For the tunnel installations, all cables must be halogen-free, fire retardant, flame retardant (NF EN 60332-1-2), no toxic or corrosive gases in case of fire according to EN 50266 – 50267 – 50268 standard, IMQ certified.
  • Deliver a global solution for power, signalling and telecom cabling

Nexans’ solutions:

  • Orders from Saturno Consortium (Alstom, Ansaldo, Balfour Beatty, Sirti) for cable supplies.
  • 4,3 km of 132 kV high voltage HEPR cable.
  • 270 km of Medium Voltage HEPR cable, 50% HFFR and FR.
  • 140 km of Medium Voltage XLPE cable.
  • More than 3.200 km of Signalling cables, various type, 2.500 km rubber type.
  • 454 km of cables for 8/16 SM fiber optic networks.
  • 425 km of telecom copper cables (different pair and quads count).

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