Press releases 2011

Nexans to create REE’s new high-voltage submarine power link between Mallorca and Ibiza. Contract value is in excess of 90 million euros.

20.12.2011

Nexans has been awarded a turnkey contract worth in excess of 90 million euros by REE (Red Eléctrica de España), the operator of the Spanish power system and the owner of the power transmission grid, to create a new 115 km high-voltage (HV) submarine power link between the Islands of Mallorca and Ibiza.

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Photovoltaic power: Nexans presents its innovative ‘split & plug’ cable design at Energaia 2011

07.12.2011

Nexans is launching its innovative ENERGYFLEX BE-FAST™ ‘split & plug’ photovoltaic power cable at Energaia 2011.

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Nexans wins major contract to supply specialized POWERMINE® cables for new copper mine in Peru

06.12.2011

Nexans has been awarded a major contract to supply power, control and instrumentation cables from its specialized POWERMINE® range for CHINALCO’s new Mount Toromocho open-cast copper mine in Peru.

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Nexans wins three major contracts to supply high-performance cables to improve safety for rail traffic and passengers in Italy

Nexans has been awarded three major contracts, worth a total of around 10 million Euros, to supply specialized signalling and telecom cables to Rete Ferroviaria Italiana (RFI), the state-owned operator of Italy’s railway network.

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Nexans wins power umbilical contract for Chevron-operated Jack and St. Malo fields in the Deepwater Gulf of Mexico

04.11.2011

Nexans has been awarded a contract by Chevron U.S.A. Inc. to design, manufacture and supply a total of 138,000 feet (42km) of power umbilicals and terminations for the Jack and St. Malo fields in the Deepwater Gulf of Mexico.

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Nexans sponsors the Louvre-Lens Museum

03.11.2011

Under a competence sponsorship agreement, the Group will meet all the cable needs of the new museum by supplying free low and medium voltage power cables, as well as data transmission cables and systems for the 28,000 sq.m building and the 22 hectares of grounds.

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Nexans awarded 75 million euro contract to supply power cables, umbilicals and accessories for Statoil's Åsgard oil and gas field in Norwegian Sea

02.11.2011

Nexans has been awarded a 75 million euro contract by Statoil to design, manufacture and supply a total of 165 km of static and dynamic power umbilical and power cables, as well as necessary accessories, for the Åsgard oil and gas field in the Norwegian Sea.

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2011 Third Quarter Financial Information

27.10.2011

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%**.

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Nexans is to supply 130 kilometres of URC-1* cable containing 96 fibres, to Emerald Bridge Fibre Ltd, for its Anglesey-Dublin connection

25.10.2011

Nexans has been awarded a contract to supply 130 kilometres of URC-1 cable to Emerald Bridge Fibres Ltd.

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Nexans wins 2 contracts from RATP for a total amount of 15 million euros

20.10.2011

Nexans has been awarded two four-year contracts for a total amount of 15 million euros by RATP to supply specialized railway infrastructure cables that deliver the ideal combination of high performance, safety and reliability for projects to maintain, upgrade and expand the city’s metro and tram networks.

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Industry leaders successfully demonstrate transmission voltage superconductor fault current limiter

13.10.2011

Nexans, Siemens and American Superconductor Corporation today announced the successful qualification of a transmission voltage resistive fault current limiter (FCL) that utilizes high temperature superconductor (HTS) wire.

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Composition of the Board of Directors - Shareholders’ Meetings of November 10, 2011: Details

30.09.2011

Paris, September 30, 2011 .The Nexans Board of Directors, chaired by Frédéric Vincent, met on September 30, 2011.

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Nexans wins a turnkey contract to supply marine seismic lead-in cable systems to PGS

22.09.2011

Nexans has been awarded a 3 million euro turnkey contract to supply lead-in cable systems for the advanced GeoStreamer seismic array technology that Petroleum Geo-Services (PGS) is deploying on its fleet of offshore survey vessels.

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Calling of meetings in the framework of the agreement signed with largest shareholder Madeco

20.09.2011

Paris, September 20, 2011 – The Board of Directors met yesterday following confirmation by its largest shareholder, Chilean group Madeco, that it effectively owns more than 19% of the Company’s shares and voting rights

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Nexans sponsors the 130th class of ESPCI ParisTech

Nexans today announced that on August 31, 2011 it signed an agreement with the Paris-based ESPCI (Industrial Physics and Chemistry Higher Educational Institution) to sponsor the School’s 130th graduating class.

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Nexans wins major power cable contract for Petrofac’s Turkmenistan gas field project

30.08.2011

Nexans has been awarded a major contract by Petrofac, the international provider of facilities solutions to the oil & gas production and processing industries, to supply specialized low voltage (LV) cables for a gas field development project in Turkmenistan.

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Publication of the 2011 half-year financial report

09.08.2011

Document available online.

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2011 First Half-Year Results

27.07.2011

Confirmed strong business upturn, improvement of the operating margin

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Nexans to build Extra High Voltage cable plant in US

07.07.2011

Nexans to build a plant for the manufacture of underground Extra High Voltage (EHV) cables and possible extension to submarine HV activities, in the United States.

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Nexans wins two major railway infrastructure contracts in Switzerland worth a total of over 17 million euros

28.06.2011

Nexans has been awarded two major contracts, worth a total of 17 million euros, by Switzerland’s CFF (Chemins de Fer Fédéraux) and the private railway company BLS (Bern-Lötschberg-Simplon), for the supply of railway safety and telecommunications equipment.

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Nexans signs agreement with the Shandong Yanggu Cables Group in China to acquire a majority stake in its power cable business

21.06.2011

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.

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Nexans aviation cables meet the data transmission challenges of new generation aircraft

20.06.2011

Nexans is showcasing its latest state-of-the-art data transmission cables developed to meet the ever increasing demand from aircraft manufacturers for enhanced data handling capacity.

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Nexans Powermine™ customized high-performance cable solutions ensure reliable and efficient mining operations

07.06.2011

Nexans is at the Russian Coal and Mining 2011 event to launch its comprehensive Powermine™ range of customized cable solutions developed to ensure reliable and efficient operation for mining operations.

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Nexans’ Shareholders’ Meeting: adoption of all resolutions proposed to vote

31.05.2011

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.

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Mixed Shareholders’ Meeting of May 31st, 2011 - Outlook for first half 2011 and confirmation of annual targets

31.05.2011

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.

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Nexans wins a 20 million euro contract in Brazil to supply overhead conductors for the world’s longest power transmission link

26.05.2011

Nexans has been awarded a 20 million euro contract by the IE Madeira consortium to deliver the overhead lines for the world’s longest power transmission link, Brazil’s Madeira River Power Interconnection.

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Nexans provides NG² with specially engineered cable for innovative PLUG shoreside power system

24.05.2011

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.

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Nexans wins a 4.8 million euro contract to supply infield umbilical for Ormen Lange North Field project

05.05.2011

Nexans has been awarded a 4.8 million euro contract by Norske Shell to supply the 6.5 km infield umbilical for the Ormen Lange North Field project.

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Nexans wins a 20 million euro DEH system contract for Statoil’s new Fossekall Dompap oil and gas field on the Norwegian Continental Shelf

03.05.2011

Nexans has been awarded a 20 million euro contract by Statoil to design and manufacture the direct electrical heating (DEH) system for the subsea pipelines serving the new Fossekall Dompap oil and gas field on the Norwegian Continental Shelf.

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2011 First Quarter Financial Information

27.04.2011

Paris, April 27, 2011 – Nexans today announced 2011 first quarter sales of 1,754 million euros.

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Nexans signs a sponsorship agreement with “Electriciens sans frontières”

21.04.2011

Nexans today announced that it has signed a three-year sponsorship agreement with “Electriciens sans frontières” (ESF), an international solidarity non-governmental organization (NGO).

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Nexans’ 2010 Registration document - Mixed Shareholders’ Meeting of May 31st, 2011

20.04.2011

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.

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Nexans awarded 33 million euro power infrastructures cable contract by Terna to enhance Italy’s power transmission network

19.04.2011

Nexans has been awarded a 33 million euro contract by Terna - Italy’s electricity transmission grid operator to manufacture, install and test approximately 250 km of 150 kV high-voltage (HV) aluminium underground cables and accessories for power development projects in the Lazio, Basilicata and Campania regions.

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Nexans coordinates the ECCOFLOW project for superconducting fault current limiter (SFCL) with new generation tapes

15.04.2011

Nexans continues the development of HTS systems for improving performance and efficiency of energy grids.

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Nexans wins a multi-million Euros power cable contract for Brazil’s COMPERJ petrochemical complex

14.04.2011

Nexans has been awarded a multi-million Euros turnkey contract by Toshiba Sistemas de Trasmissão e Distribuição do Brazil Ltda.

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Nexans introduces Alsecure® Premium, the next-generation fire-resistant cable

05.04.2011

Nexans is introducing Alsecure® Premium, its range of next-generation CR1-C1 fire-resistant cables.

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Nexans and Madeco sign an agreement to strengthen Madeco’s position as the principal shareholder of the Group

28.03.2011

Paris, March 28, 2011 – Nexans announces the execution on March 27, 2011 of an agreement with its main shareholder, the Chilean group Madeco.

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Nexans wins an approximately 18 million euros subsea umbilical contract for Gygrid field in the Norwegian Sea

25.03.2011

Nexans has been awarded an approximately 18 million euros contract by Statoil to design, engineer and manufacture the static and dynamic subsea umbilicals that will play a vital role in the tie back system connecting the new Gygrid field development to the existing Njord A installation off the Norwegian Continental shelf.

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Nexans creates new KINOPTIC™ branded product range to provide a complete FTTH solution

22.03.2011

Nexans has created its new KINOPTIC™ branded range of optical fibre products to provide a complete fully coordinated FTTH (Fibre To The Home) solution to the meet the specific needs of the rapidly growing FTTH sector.

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Nexans MOTIONLINE® cables to provide flexible and reliable solutions for KUKA’s industrial robots

09.03.2011

Nexans has been awarded a Euro 1.6 million contract by the German company KUKA Roboter GmbH, one of the leading robot producers worldwide to supply its specialized MOTIONLINE® robotic cables for use in the construction of sophisticated 3D industrial robots.

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Nexans awarded contract to supply DONG Energy with cabling for biggest offshore wind farm in Denmark

24.02.2011

Nexans has been awarded a contract by DONG Energy, based in Fredericia, Denmark, to supply the submarine cables and related accessories for the Anholt Offshore Wind Farm.

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2010 Full-Year Results

14.02.2011

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.

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Nexans wins subsea umbilical contract from Subsea 7 for North Sea Laggan-Tormore gas project

08.02.2011

Nexans has been awarded a contract by Subsea 7, for the design, engineering and manufacture of a total length of 143km of static subsea electro-hydraulic control umbilicals for the Laggan-Tormore gas field development, 125km West of the Shetland Islands in the UK.

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Nexans completes multi-million Euros power cable contract for Ras Laffan Port Expansion project in Qatar

19.01.2011

Nexans has successfully completed a multi-million Euros, two-year, contract, for CCC based in Abu Dhabi, to supply power cables for the Ras Laffan Port Expansion project in Qatar.

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Nexans wins a major contract for submarine fibre optic cables under the Mediterranean Sea

Nexans has been awarded a major contract by the Chinese company Huawei Marine Networks Co Ltd to supply around 440 km of submarine fibre optic cable for the high profile communications project – the Libya Silphium link across the Mediterranean Sea.

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Nexans wins 87 million Euro contract for Skagerrak 4 subsea HVDC power cable between Denmark and Norway

07.01.2011

Nexans has been awarded an 87 million Euro contract by Energinet and Statnett, the state-owned Transmission Systems Operators (TSOs) in Denmark and Norway, to deliver the subsea power cable for Skagerrak 4 (SK 4), the fourth HVDC power interconnector between the two countries.

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