Superior Essex Completes Medium Voltage Underground Primary, TR-XLPE/CN/LLDPE Power Cables
Atlanta, GA, July 31, 2014
Superior Essex Inc. announces the completion of the Medium Voltage Underground Primary Power Cable product line. This new series of power cables (E9xK) is suitable for underground power distribution.
The product family includes voltages 15kV through 35kV, with features such as Tree-Retardant Cross-linked Polyethylene (TR-XLPE) insulation, helically applied Copper Wires as full or reduced Concentric Neutrals (CN), and a Linear Low-Density Polyethylene (LLDPE) jacket. Each cable is manufactured in our new facility in Tarboro, NC that utilizes state-of-the-art equipment, including a Continuous Catenary Vulcanization (CCV) line.
“This product launch is the continuation of our commitment to offer one of the broadest product lines in the industry, reaching multiple applications and markets. This product completion follows our already successful MV-105 cables, launched last year. And with the successful completion of the Core Qualification third-party testing outlined in ICEA and AEIC, Superior Essex has demonstrated that our full MV product offering is manufactured to provide customers with life expectancy that meets or exceeds the industry standards; which encourages us to continue to develop and launch the best products in the market”, says Steve Campbell, Senior Director, Technology.
“This new product family is a perfect addition to our existing energy cable product portfolio, allowing us to support the electrical transmission and distribution customers in the Utility, Public Power, Solar and Wind “Renewable” markets. Our engineering, operations and sales team have reached another milestone by commercializing an array of electrical products complementing each other so we can strategically expand an energy cable solution offering into multiple markets. We look forward to providing a long term sustainable engineered cables that are reliable and dependable, delivering electrical power to our valued customers”, says Steve Waller, Vice President of Sales, Energy Products.
The new line of medium voltage underground distribution cables are used for electrical power distribution, in Utilities and Renewable Energy sector.
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Art Gonzalez, Director of Marketing and Product Management, Energy
About Superior Essex
Superior Essex Inc. manufactures a broad portfolio of wire and cable products and accessories primarily serving communications, magnet wire/winding wire, energy, wireless, and related distribution markets. It is a leading manufacturer and supplier of copper/fiber optic communications wire and cable products used to interconnect outdoor and in-building data networks. It is also a global leading manufacturer and distributor of magnet wire/winding wire products for use in motors, transformers, generators and electrical controls. Superior Essex also offers distributed antenna systems (DAS) cables and accessories that increase wireless coverage and network capacity, and low/medium voltage, energy cable products that service the Commercial, Industrial, and Utility markets SuperiorEssex.com