Paris La Défense, July 4th, 2018 - The Board of Directors of Nexans, during its meeting of July 3, 2018 chaired by Georges Chodron de Courcel, decided to appoint Christopher Guérin as Chief Executive Officer. He will take office on 4 July 2018.
The Group strengthens its position on the electric mobility market with the launch of Nexans AGICITY®, a range of dedicated solutions designed to facilitate the rollout of sustainable mobility in urban, suburban and rural areas.
Nexans has completed a six-year project to design, manufacture, supply and install approximately 100 km of subsea high voltage direct current (HVDC) cable and accessories for Nalcor Energy’s Strait of Belle Isle Marine Cable Crossing in Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada.
BP has selected Nexans to supply umbilicals for the second stage development of the Mad Dog offshore field in the Gulf of Mexico.
Nexans has upgraded its TITANEX® family of low voltage (LV) flexible rubber cables to become the first H07RN-F cable operating at up to 90°C temperature at the core (for fixed and protected installations).
Nexans has developed a new micro-extrusion process that creates the thinnest possible insulating jacket to enable minimally invasive medical cables to be manufactured with diameters of less than 0.1 mm.
Nexans has reached two key milestones in its major contract to create the high voltage power export connection for Scotland’s Beatrice 588 MW offshore windfarm.
Nexans has responded by carrying out a major research and development program to create the new INTERCOND® Tray Cable range that combines the virtues of a tray cable with the dynamic capabilities of an advanced automation cable suitable for servo motor installations.
Paris La Défense, November 22, 2017 – Nexans has decided to significantly enhance its testing capacity by building in Calais, France, a new state-of-the-art direct current (DC) laboratory that allows to test simultaneously three independent qualification loops.
Nexans was selected by the EPC contractor Hyundai Heavy Industries (HHI) as the sole cable supplier for the second and most crucial package of the project.
Nexans is proud to announce that it has started the construction of a new cable-laying vessel for submarine HV cable systems installation.
Major order: Two 90-km-long high-voltage direct-current cables from Nexans will transport up to 900 MW of wind power from North Sea Cluster 3 to the Emden/Ost converter station
Nexans Launches Nexans Data Center Solutions to Help Hyperscale Data Center Operators Drive Tomorrow’s Hyper-Connected World
Headquartered in North America, the new global business unit launched by Nexans is designed to support global hyperscale data centers with physical-layer connectivity services and solutions in the hyper-connected world of tomorrow.
For decades, high-voltage direct current (HVDC) mass impregnated (MI) cables have been the preferred solution for long-distance submarine transmission.
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.
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, 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.
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.
OneSubsea has ordered the umbilical and accessories from Nexans to develop the Greater Enfield development off the coast of Exmouth, Western Australia.
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.
The 2015 Registration document has been filed with the AMF (Autorité des Marchés Financiers) on April 7, 2016.
The Nexans Board of Directors decided today to appoint Mrs. Kathleen Wantz-O’Rourke as censor with a view to proposing her candidature as member of the Board of Directors to the 2016 shareholders’ general meeting.
Norwegian Escape, a luxury cruise liner built by Meyer Werft in Germany, has just been launched with 2,400 km of Nexans’ power, instrumentation and control cables.
Nexans unveils new certified iGigaswitch Series allowing streamlined communications between electrical devices10/7/15
Nexans has released the world’s first KEMA IEC 61850 certified iGigaswitch Series, compatible across similarly certified components from any manufacturer allowing for smarter and faster interchangeability.
Nexans’ technical conference in the Netherlands looked at fire safety and businesses’ ethical and legal responsibilities in light of incoming CPR
Brazil’s first modern tramway is to benefit from enhanced reliability thanks to a partnership between Nexans and Alstom.
The Anthem of the Seas, a luxury cruise liners built at the Meyer Werft shipyard in Germany, set sail with Nexans cables on board.
Nexans rolls its EASYCALC™ cable sizing tool out to professional electricians and electrical engineering consultants in Belgium7/20/15
Building on its successful launch in France in 2014, Nexans has launched a extended version of EASYCALC™ tailored to meet the specific needs of the Belgian market
For the second year in a row, Nexans’ team in Morocco has received recognition for its outstanding performance from aerospace equipment manufacturer, Fokker Elmo.
Two new cable systems will reinforce the electricity grid in central Eastern Norway
Contract is valued at around Euros 50 million and will cover the design, manufacture and installation of XLPE cables
NSN Link will interconnect Nordic and British energy markets with the world’s longest subsea power link incorporating Nexans’ HVDC cable technology7/14/15
Power interconnection beneath the North Sea will enable Norway and UK to share up to 1400 MW of green energy from 2021 onwards.
Statnett SF and National Grid has awarded Nexans a contract valued at around Euros 340 million to deliver the subsea cable on the Norwegian side.
Nexans has been awarded a contract by HDGSK Joint Venture to supply a low voltage cable system for the Karbala Refinery Project in Iraq
Direct Electrical Heating (DEH) technology keeps subsea flowlines flowing as oil and gas projects go deeper and longer5/6/15
Nexans invites visitors to OTC 2015 to meet its experts on Booth 5553 to discover the latest developments in Direct Electrical Heating (DEH) technology for subsea flowlines.
Nexans is at OTC 2015 to launch its next generation SUTA-FLEX Subsea Umbilical Termination Assembly.
Temporary site cables are custom-made, quick-connectable cables for temporary use in the high-voltage network, for example, during repair work on overhead lines or in transformer stations when converting networks.
Regional trains in Australia will rely on Nexans cables after Bombardier Transportation awarded a contract for the Queensland New Generation Rollingstock Project.
Nexans’ customers will now get access to up to date regulatory information on Substances of Very High Concern (SVHC) through a new online tool: Nexans Tracker.
The Norwegian and German power grids will be able to share green energy directly for the first time thanks to Nexans submarine HVDC (high voltage direct current) cables to be installed as part of the NordLink project.
Denmark’s Kriegers Flak offshore windfarm is to be securely connected to the national grid with Nexans’ 400 kV aluminium XLPE cables.
Nexans delivers first batch of the world’s largest DEH system to BP-operated Shah Deniz Stage 2 development project.12/18/14
Nexans, world leader in DEH, was awarded the contract for complete system design and delivery of the subsea DEH system in 2012 following a comprehensive pre-engineering program
At a water depth of 2,100 meters, the Chevron-operated Jack and St. Malo oil and gas fields are the deepest installation to date for Nexans’ innovative power umbilicals that integrate HV power supply and umbilical functions within a single cable cross-section.
Statoil, on behalf of Wintershall, has signed a contract with Nexans for the supply of Direct Electrical Heating (DEH) technology.
The world’s first subsea gas compression station will begin operation at the Åsgard gas field next year after Nexans delivered sophisticated power umbilicals to Statoil, which manages the field.
Nexans announced on May 15, 2014 the implementation of new employee shareholding plan.
Two years after breaking ground for the construction of a new plant in South Carolina, Nexans today, officially celebrates the opening of its Goose Creek facility.
Nexans announces its new governance structure and the acceleration of its strategic action plans to pave the way for the future10/1/14
Nexans is now represented by the recently-formed executive team led by
Arnaud Poupart-Lafarge, Chief Executive Officer. His new , leaner Management Board was chosen to have new members, tried and tested operational experience, and a focus on driving performance and transforming the Group.
Swiss rail network operator SBB has signed a five-year framework agreement with Nexans for the supply of signalling and balise cables, as it prepares significant upgrades to cabling infrastructure across its rail network.
Paris, September 18, 2014 – The Eco2charge project aims at supporting the development of electric vehicles (EV) by accelerating the deployment of EV charging infrastructures in buildings, campuses and eco-districts by the end of 2016. These facilities will thus complement roadside charging stations and enable users to charge their EV’s at their workplace, in their neighbourhood or at public or private charging points (at railway stations, supermarkets, public parking areas, etc.).
Nexans to host fire safety cable conference addressing challenges of materials, legislation and liability9/15/14
Nexans will host its first fire safety cable conference in Brussels on 23 October 2014.
Paris, July 25, 2014 – The Nexans Board of Directors meeting chaired by Frédéric Vincent on July 24, 2014, approved the Group's condensed consolidated financial statements for the first half of 2014.
Chiyoda and CTCI have been jointly awarded the contract for the engineering, procurement, supply, construction and commissioning portion of Laffan Refinery 2 project by Qatargas.
Metro passengers in Rio de Janeiro are set to benefit from an increase in capacity, after a new subway line powered by Nexans cables was commissioned.
Oil and gas extraction on the Norwegian continental shelf has been given a boost after Nexans recently delivered the first of four “Statoil Standard” umbilicals ordered by the company in 2012.
Nexans is supplying cables to Qatari utility Kahramaa, which is currently making significant upgrades to its network infrastructure in the face of growing demand
Nexans has established a new Scientific Committee to boost innovation and further differentiate its cable products and technologies.
Paris, May 15, 2014 – Nexans Mixed Shareholders’, held on May 15, 2014, approved all resolutions proposed to the shareholders by the Board of Directors.
Paris, May 15, 2014 – The Board met this day under the Chairmanship of Frédéric Vincent. Pursuant to the Chairman’s proposal, the Board decided to split the duties of Chairman of the Board and Chief Executive Officer.
UK Power Networks is upgrading three vital high-voltage electricity circuits in the south of England with Nexans’ innovative pipe-type XLPE cables.
First-quarter 2014 performance in line with the Group's transformation plan. Continued implementation of strategic initiatives.
Renewal and appointment of Directors
Proposed amendment to the Articles of Association to exclude double voting rights
Paris, April 2nd 2014 – Nexans has been informed of the European Commission decision announced today following its investigation into alleged anti-competitive behavior of cable manufacturers in the high voltage submarine and underground power cable sector
Paris, April 1st, 2014 – The Board of Directors, chaired by Frédéric Vincent, met on March 31, 2014 to approve the resolutions to be submitted to the shareholders at the annual shareholders’ meeting of May 15, 2014.
Airbus is relying on Nexans’ innovative cable technology. In a new, five-year, global supply contract, worth around Euro 200 million, Nexans will design, manufacture and supply 130,000 km of specialized cables for Airbus modern aircraft family from the single-aisle A320 Neo, the A350 series up to the flagship double-deck A380.
Global Marine to rely on Nexans’ fibre optic cables for major subsea telecommunications projects in Northern Europe3/10/14
Global Marine Systems has ordered Nexans’ fibre optic cable for three major telecommunications projects in Northern Europe.
DONG Energy is set to increase its offshore wind power capacity in Germany after signing a contract with Nexans for the delivery and installation of 140 km of 34 kV cables.
Nexans’ coloured conductors will help Statnett’s overhead power lines blend into Norway’s pine forest scenery2/27/14
Statnett, Norway’s state-owned power system operator, is deploying Nexans’ innovative coloured conductors on the new 420 kV Ørskog – Sogndal overhead transmission link connecting Mid-Norway to Western Norway.
Paris, February 11, 2014 - At its meeting on February 10, 2014, the Nexans Board of Directors, chaired by Frédéric Vincent, approved the Group's financial statements for 2013.
Norway’s power supply network will get a crucial boost in reliability and capacity with the installation of Nexans’ state-of-the-art submarine cables as part of a major new connection for the utility BKK Nett AS.
Overhead power lines are enjoying a "‘new start" thanks to recent innovations in design and materials technology that enables them to work both smarter and harder.
Paris, October 15, 2013 – Nexans today announced that its sales for the third quarter of 2013 amounted to 1,655 million euros at current metal prices.
Paris, July 25, 2013 – The Nexans Board of Directors meeting on July 24, 2013, under the chairmanship of Frédéric Vincent, approved the Group’s consolidated financial statements for the first half of 2013.
Paris, April 25, 2013 – Nexans today announced 2013 first-quarter sales of 1.668 billion euros, that is, 1.130 billion euros at constant non-ferrous metal prices
Nexans’ 2012 Registration document has been registered with the AMF (Autorité des Marchés Financiers) on April 3, 2013. Nexans Mixed Shareholders’ Meeting will be held on Tuesday, May 14th, 2013 at 3.00 pm in the Claude Levi-Strauss theatre of the quai Branly museum.
Paris, February 7, 2013 - The Nexans Board of Directors meeting on February 6, 2013, under the chairmanship of Frédéric Vincent, approved the Financial Statements for 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.
Paris, October 22, 2012 – Nexans today announced 2012 third-quarter sales of 1,819 million euros
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.
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.
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
Paris, February 8, 2012 - The Nexans Board of Directors meeting on February 7, 2012, chaired by Frédéric Vincent, approved the Financial Statements for 2011.
Paris, October 27, 2011 – Nexans today announced 2011 third quarter sales of 1,711 million euros (at current non-ferrous metal prices), or 1,127 million euros at constant non-ferrous metal prices*, which corresponds to organic growth of 3.9%**.
Document available online.
Confirmed strong business upturn, improvement of the operating margin
Nexans signs agreement with the Shandong Yanggu Cables Group in China to acquire a majority stake in its power cable business6/21/11
Nexans announced the signing of an agreement with the Shandong Yanggu Cable Group (“Shandong Yanggu”) to create a joint venture based on Shandong Yanggu’s power cable business in China.
The Nexans Mixed Shareholders' Meeting chaired by Frédéric Vincent, Chairman and CEO, was held on May 31, 2011 at the quai Branly museum in Paris.
Mixed Shareholders’ Meeting of May 31st, 2011 - Outlook for first half 2011 and confirmation of annual targets5/31/11
The Group will present the outlook for first half 2011 at the Mixed Shareholders’ Meeting that will be held today at 3:00 p.m. at the musée du quai Branly in Paris (France). The meeting will be chaired by Frédéric Vincent, Chairman and CEO.
Nexans is supplying specially designed power cables to NG² for its innovative PLUG shoreside power system that makes medium-voltage power connections between shore and ship a pushbutton operation.
Paris, April 27, 2011 – Nexans today announced 2011 first quarter sales of 1,754 million euros.
Paris, April 20, 2011 – Nexans’ 2010 Registration document has been registered with the AMF (Autorité des Marchés Financiers) on April 19, 2011. Nexans Mixed Shareholders’ Meeting will be held on Tuesday, May 31st, 2011 at 3.00 pm in the Claude Levi-Strauss theatre of the quai Branly museum.
Paris, February 14, 2011 – The Nexans Board of Directors chaired by Frédéric Vincent, which met on February 11, 2011, has approved the accounts for 2010.
Target confirmed for full year operating margin rate of 4.5%
Nexans announced on February 10, 2010 the implementation of a new employee shareholding plan.
Nexans launches HYPRON®, a new environmentally friendly alternative to lead-sheathed cables for onshore oil and gas installations
Nexans has developed its new HYPRON® range to provide an environmentally friendly alternative to lead-sheathed cables for onshore power, control and instrumentation applications in the oil and gas industry.
Paris, April 22, 2010 – Nexans today announced 2010 first-quarter sales of 1.350 billion euros
Nexans is a gold sponsor for the FTTH Council Europe 2010 (February 24-25, 2010).
Paris, February 10, 2010 – The Nexans Board of Directors chaired by Frédéric Vincent, which met on February 9, 2010, has approved the accounts for 2009.
Nexans Euromold tee-shaped connectors are designed for use with compact switchgear to make optimum use of limited installation space.
Nexans today announced 2009 third-quarter sales of 1,267 million euros.
iSwitch G 1043E joins WINDLINK®, a range of high-performance solutions for wind turbines.
Component compliance of Cat.6A shielded connector gives Nexans highest performance Cat.6A cabling system
The first halogen free marine & offshore full range cable to resist ultra-cold Arctic temperatures down to – 50°
Nexans and Sumitomo Electric Industries, Ltd. (SEI), today announced that they have reached an agreement to collaborate in optical fiber cable business for terrestrial telecommunications in Europe.
Power networks: Nexans reinforces its leadership position in high-voltage with the acquisition of The Valley Group
Nexans signs a 65 million Euro frame agreement contract to supply power infrastructure cables in the United States
Nexans wins a 73 million Euro contract in the United States for Long Island Replacement Cable project
LIPA and American Superconductor Bring the Largest Superconducting Transmission Cable to Long Island
Bredbånd Finnmark to use Nexans fibre-optic cable to develop its telecommunications network in Finnmark, Norway
Nexans wins 7.4 million euros contract to supply offshore cables for the FPSO vessel of Nigeria’s Akpo deepwater field
Véronique Guillot-Pelpel is appointed Senior Corporate Vice President Human Resources and Communications of Nexans
Nexans wins a 171 million USD order to supply extra-high-voltage submarine link between Saudi Arabia and Bahrain
Nexans charters the specialized cable layer and construction vessel "Bourbon Skagerrak" for three years
Nexans to deliver the world’s first subsea umbilical with integrated high voltage cable in the Deepwater Gulf of Mexico
Nexans supplies the world's first high temperature superconductor contactless bearing to go on test for an industrial application
Nexans and iTRACS Corporation® announce strategic global partnership to provide Intelligent Infrastructure Management Solutions
Nexans has signed the Joint Venture agreement with Superior Essex concerning its winding wires business in Europe
Nexans to supply rolling stock cables for the Qinghai-Tibet Railway Project, a new line through China reaching 5, 072 meters above sea level
Nexans wins a 15 million Euro contract for the supply of fibre optic and copper cables to Atlas Telecom Network Romania
Nexans wins a 20 Million Euros turnkey contract for an energy and telecommunication link between Greece and Corfu
Nexans innovative Spider dredging system, levels the seabed at depths of 1,000 m before laying cables
Shanghai, April 6, 2005 - Nexans, the worldwide leader in the cable industry, has held a grand opening ceremony, in presence of Gérard Hauser, CEO of the Group, to mark the official start of production at its 22 million Euros special cable plant in Shanghai, China.
Nexans wins a contract worth around 22 million Euros for submarine trenching services in the Ormen Lange gas field
em2c headquarters is Europe's first building to be equipped with a Nexans Plastic Optical Fibre network
Nexans to install the world's first 420kV XLPE submarine power cable for the Ormen Lange development
Paris, 10 January 2005 - Nexans, has won a contract worth around Euros 15 million to manufacture and install the world's first 420kV XLPE (cross-linked polyethylene) submarine power cable for the ongoing development of the Ormen Lange gas field on the Norwegian continental shelf.
Nexans signs and closes an agreement with Superior Essex for the sale of its US based winding wires business
Nexans and Telefónica sign a contract for the supply of two million kilometers of conductors over the next two years
Nexans Awarded Contract in Taiwan for the supply and installation of Optical Interconnection Systems to Howin Technologies Corporation
Paris, August 6, 2002 - Nexans has produced electrical harnesses for the comet probe ROSETTA for ASTRIUM (United Kingdom and Germany), under a European Space Agency (ESA) contract.
Nexans wins a 30 million euro contract for the integral supply of the cabling of the new Lötschberg railway tunnel (Switzerland)
Paris, November 26, 2002 - Nexans has been awarded a 30 million euro contract by the Swiss railway company BLS Alptransit for the supply of the high, medium and low-energy cables and all the optical fiber links to equip the first trans-Alpine rail link on the Basle-Milan axis.
Nexans and Pirelli awarded a contract worth 115 million euros, the 2003 most important contract in the Energy sector
Gérard Hauser, Chairman and CEO of Nexans, becomes President of the International Cablemakers Federation (ICF)
Nexans supplies 400-kV cables and accessories for Germany's largest and most modern pumped storage power station
Nexans' high temperature superconductor elements are key to US Department of Energy's $12-million fault current limiter project
Nexans buys PETRI, a medium and low-voltage cable accessories manufacturer, and sells AGRO AG, an electrical installation equipment manufacturer
Nexans has not submitted an offer for the acquisition of the Transmission and Distribution (T&D) activities of Alstom
Nexans has signed a memorandum of understanding with Platinum Equity for the sale of its distribution activities in Norway
Innopower chooses Nexans technology for China's first High Temperature Superconducting power cable project
Nexans to manufacture superconductor cable for US Department of Energy's $30 million project on Long Island
Nexans signs an agreement in principle to buy Brazilian company Furukawa Cabos de Energia S.A. (FCE)
Nexans supplies electrical harnesses for Europe's most ambitious scientific spacecraft, the Rosetta comet chaser
Paris, February 24, 2004 - Nexans, has produced electrical harnesses for the comet probe Rosetta for space infrastructure firm Astrium.
The first European electrical installation portal is christened Voltimum, with Bruno Hamon as its Vice-President. Pirelli Câbles et Systèmes joins 5 the founding companies
Nexans takes a controlling share in the Korean company Daesung Cable thereby strengthening its position in Asia
*including the copper price