Press releases 2012
Paris, December 13, 2012 – Nexans successfully placed a € 250 million bond issue yesterday. This issue will diversify its sources of funding and lengthen its average debt maturity.
The Group has increased its committed credit facility (initially for an amount of €540 million for 5 years maturing in November 2016) to €600 million by introducing a new lender for the remaining term.
AMSC and Nexans today introduced to the North American market a medium voltage superconductor fault current limiter (SFCL) solution that is designed to meet many of the challenges caused by today’s highly interconnected networks and diversified generation sources.
Signing of an amendment to the agreement with Madeco allowing Madeco to consolidate its position as reference shareholder11/27/12
Paris, November 27, 2012 – Nexans (the “Company”) announces the signing, on November 26, of an amendment to the agreement entered into on March 27, 2011 with its main shareholder, the Chilean group Madeco, which today holds approximately 22.5% of the share capital and voting rights of the Company.
Nexans supports customers’ automation challenges with the launch of its new Motionline® hybrid cables at SPS IPC Drives
Nexans has strengthened its Motionline® automation brand with the launch of its sophisticated, high-tech hybrid cable solutions that integrate individual power, data and signal transmission functions within a single cable.
Nexans awarded first CORE-TAG® anti-theft cable technology contract by SNCF for the network of Réseau Ferré de France (RFF)
Société Nationale des Chemins de Fer (SNCF) has awarded Nexans its first contract to design and manufacture specialised rail cable that includes the new CORE-TAG® anti-theft cable technology.
Nexans wins major subsea cable contract for Terna’s new HVDC power interconnection between Italy and Montenegro
Extensive expertise and capability in the delivery of high profile HVDC interconnection projects proves critical as Nexans secures its largest ever subsea cable contract
Nexans has launched a revised and enhanced version of its corporate website (www.nexans.com) and its global variants with a new look and feel that provides improved functionality for customers and stakeholders.
Nexans and Fincantieri enter into Agreement for the supply of Halogen Free shipboard cables through enhanced logistics and engineering services
Nexans has won a 6 million Euro contract to manufacture and supply shipboard cables to Fincantieri, the Italian ship builder.
Mönchengladbach, 23 Oct 2012 - As part of the LANmark Fibre range, Nexans has introduced Slimflex fibre patch cords, specifically designed for environments with increasing port density, such as the data centre.
Paris, October 22, 2012 – Nexans today announced 2012 third-quarter sales of 1,819 million euros
Hanover/Nuremberg, September 19, 2012 - At SPS IPC Drives 2012 (27 – 29 November 2012, Hall 5, Stand 5-130), Nexans is to showcase a shielded MOTIONLINE® round cable for drag chain installations and connection to flat cables.
Nexans is launching its new anti-theft cable solutions at InnoTrans – which promises to help network operators reduce the high volume of copper cables theft along their railway networks.
Nexans’ complete Flamex range of cables to equip Hyundai Rotem high speed trains Contract value worth around 3.5 million Euros
Nexans has been awarded a contract worth around 3.5 million Euro to manufacture and supply specialized rolling stock cables to Hyundai Rotem, for 10 high-speed train sets KTX-II it is manufacturing for Korail, South Korea’s national railway operator.
Paris, July 25, 2012 – The Nexans Board of Directors met on July 24, 2012, under the chairmanship of Frédéric Vincent, to approve the Group’s consolidated financial statements for the first half of 2012.
Nexans continues to reinforce its commitment to sustainable development by rolling out a new programme to collect and reuse its wooden cable drums.
Nexans has started the construction of its first high voltage power cable manufacturing plant in North America.
Nexans has completed a $1.6 million cable contract for Majid Al-Futtaim Properties to supply the power, communications and fire safety cables required for the construction of Beirut City Centre – a 158,000 sqm, $40 million shopping mall.
Nexans has secured a 16 million Euro contract with Statoil to engineer and supply a 16.5km subsea power umbilical that will be used to connect the Gullfaks C platform in the North Sea to its subsea compression and processing equipment.
Paris, May 16, 2012 – Nexans announced on February 8, 2012 the implementation of a new employee shareholding plan. This press release aims to detail certain features of the capital increase reserved for Group employees.
Hanover, 2 May 2012 – Dong Energy, Fredericia (Denmark) and Nexans Deutschland have signed a contract for the delivery and installation of medium-voltage submarine cables for the West of Duddon Sands wind farm.
Hürth, 2. Mai 2012 - Auf seiner "NRW-Klimaschutztour" war Minister Johannes Remmel heute in Hürth bei Nexans SuperConductors.
Paris, April 25, 2012 – Nexans today announced 2012 first-quarter sales of 1,752 million euros.
Nexans wins over 50 million Euro contract to supply high-voltage power cable for Northwind offshore wind farm
Nexans has won a contract worth more than 50 million Euro to supply a total of 57 km of high-voltage subsea power export cables to Northwind NV in the North Sea.
Paris, April 5, 2012 – Nexans’ 2011 Registration document has been registered with the AMF (Autorité des Marchés Financiers) on April 4, 2012. It is available to the public in accordance with applicable laws and regulations and is available online on Nexans’ website
Nexans proudly celebrates 10 years of innovation at its Lyon-based Corporate Research facility.
To precisely match medical imaging and invasive applications, Nexans launches NEWSENSE™ range of cable solutions at MEDTEC Europe 2012
Nexans is launching its NEWSENSE™ brand of medical micro and composite power and data cables at MEDTEC Europe.
Nexans has been awarded a four-year contract to supply airfield lighting cable contract for India’s Modernisation of the Airfield Infrastructure (MAFI) project
Nexans to supply specialized medium voltage and low voltage airfield lighting cables for the Indian Air Force’s ‘Modernization of the Airfield Infrastructure (MAFI)’ project to Tata Power’s Strategic Electronics Division, India.
Nexans is using its presence at this year’s FTTH Council Conference and exhibition to highlight its extended KINOPTIC™ brand of end-to-end turnkey FTTH solutions.
Paris, February 8, 2012 - The Nexans Board of Directors meeting on February 7, 2012, chaired by Frédéric Vincent, approved the Financial Statements for 2011.
Hanover, 2. February 2012 – DONG Energy, Fredericia (Denmark) and Nexans Deutschland have concluded a framework agreement for the delivery of up to 900 kilometres of medium-voltage submarine cables.
Nexans hosts regional “Jugend forscht – Young Researchers” competition from 9 to 10 February 2012 in Hanover
Hanover, 2 February 2012 – Under the slogan “We like what you have in your mind”, over 80 young scientists from Hanover and the surrounding area will be lining up at Nexans Deutschland GmbH in Hanover on 9 and 10 February to compete in the “Young Researchers/School Students Experiment” regional competition.
RWE Deutschland, Nexans and KIT launch “AmpaCity” project: the world’s longest superconductor system to replace inner-city high-voltage cable
The “AmpaCity” project has been kicked off: The RWE Group and its partners are just about to replace a 1-kilometre-long high-voltage cable connecting two transformer stations in the Ruhr city of Essen with a state-of-the-art superconductor solution.
Nexans goes live on grid with world’s first fault current limiter based on second-generation superconductors
Nexans has successfully commissioned the world’s first resistive superconducting fault current limiter (SFCL) based on second-generation superconductor tapes.