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.
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 Montenegro11/5/12
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 and Fincantieri enter into Agreement for the supply of Halogen Free shipboard cables through enhanced logistics and engineering services11/2/12
Nexans has won a 6 million Euro contract to manufacture and supply shipboard cables to Fincantieri, the Italian ship builder.
Paris, October 22, 2012 – Nexans today announced 2012 third-quarter sales of 1,819 million euros
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 secures 10-year global frame agreement with BP to supply umbilicals and pipeline heating systems for global oil and gas projects8/31/12
Nexans has secured a 10-year global frame agreement with BP International Limited, UK to supply umbilicals, DEH (direct electrical heating) systems, accessories and services for various oil and gas projects worldwide.
Nexans to supply HV and MV cables for the upgrading of Libya’s power transmission and distribution infrastructure. Contracts value worth 110 million Euros8/19/12
Nexans has been awarded contracts worth around 110 million Euros by Libya’s PEWCO (Public Electrical Works Company) to supply cables for projects to upgrade the country’s power transmission and distribution infrastructure.
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 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.
Nexans has started the construction of its first high voltage power cable manufacturing plant in North America.
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.
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 farm4/12/12
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.
Nexans has been awarded a four-year contract to supply airfield lighting cable contract for India’s Modernisation of the Airfield Infrastructure (MAFI) project3/2/12
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.
Paris, February 8, 2012 - The Nexans Board of Directors meeting on February 7, 2012, chaired by Frédéric Vincent, approved the Financial Statements for 2011.
RWE Deutschland, Nexans and KIT launch “AmpaCity” project: the world’s longest superconductor system to replace inner-city high-voltage cable2/3/12
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 superconductors1/18/12
Nexans has successfully commissioned the world’s first resistive superconducting fault current limiter (SFCL) based on second-generation superconductor tapes.