The company presents its latest intelligent building networking, energy conservation and environmental safety infrastructure solutions.
Today, as a result of the merging of industry leaders Prysmian and Draka, Prysmian Group is the largest global company in the energy and telecom cables and systems industry. With sales of some €8 billion 22,000 employees across 50 countries and 97 plants, the Group is strongly positioned in high-tech markets and provides the widest range of products, services, technologies and know-how. In the Energy sector, Prysmian Group operates in the business of underground and submarine power transmission cables and systems, special cables for applications in many different industrial sectors and medium and low voltage cables for the construction and infrastructure industry.
Light + Building will be a platform for Prysmian Group to present its consolidated portfolio featuring the most advanced technologies and products from Multimedia Solutions (MMS) and Energy & Infrastructure (E&I).
Prysmian Group Multimedia Solutions (MMS) provides cable solutions for every communication need in modern homes, offices, business premises, industry and transport infrastructures. MMS Datacom develops, produces and sells copper and optical fibre cables that cover virtually every communications application. The business group will showcase a Draka hybrid cable solution to future proof smart buildings and offices against today’s constant broadband infrastructure advancement while demonstrating how effective screening protection can remove troublesome RF interference and noise in digital environments.
Displayed will be Draka UC-FUTURE and UC-FIBRE with MaxCap BBOM3/4 technology,
Cat5e U/UTP, Cat6 S/FTP and Cat7A S/FTP. The company will demonstrate how Bend-insensitive technology gives a measurable boost in functionality and solution quality especially within higher cabling density environments. MMS emphasis is on increased wire protecting options available for CAT5 (Unfoiled twisted pair cable), CAT6 (Aluminium-laminated plastic foil, patented wrapping of two pairs each),CAT7A (Aluminium-laminated plastic foil around each pair).
Draka UC cables meet latest European Standard (EN 50174-2) requirements of installation practice for IT cabling inside buildings. This standard takes into account the effect other cabling systems have on data network cabling within commercial and residential premises. Draka Cat.7 / Cat.7A cables meet the highest segregation class D and coupling attenuation requirements (less than 85 dB).
Prysmian Group Energy & Infrastructure (E&I) manufactures a range of cables for domestic, infrastructural and industrial applications. Solutions are standard installation and power cable as well as customer specific, covering all mechanical, electrical and environmental requirements
Together with a complete range of standard PVC insulated cables Prysmian Group is committed to high quality solutions for environments in which the highest standards of safety are required - Hospitals, Shopping Centres, public buildings, skyscrapers and other densely populated facilities.
On display at Light + Building is the AFUMEX range of halogen-free cables (Afumex500, Afumex Plus 500, Afumex 1000 and Afumex Plus 1000), together with Sienopyr fire resistant cables. The Sienopyr range is compatible with commonly used installation systems. With the Prysmium Lynisun range the Group confirms a strong focus on renewable energy, through a solution which meets the regulatory needs of PV applications in the building sector.
Prysmian Group reaffirms its continuous ability to innovate with the new AFUMEX PLUS 1000 which can be used outdoors, underground and especially in water-hazard areas.
Prysmian Group representatives and product specialists are looking forward to welcome you and to update you on our product evolution during Light + Building 2012.
Prysmian Group is world leader in the energy and telecom cables and systems industry. With sales of some €8 billion in 2011, approximately 22,000 employees across 50 countries and 97 plants, the Group is strongly positioned in high-tech markets and offers the widest range of products, services, technologies and know-how. In the Energy sector, Prysmian Group operates in the business of underground and submarine power transmission cables and systems, special cables for applications in many different industrial sectors and medium and low voltage cables for the construction and infrastructure industry. In the Telecom sector, the Group manufactures cables and accessories for the voice, video and data transmission industry, offering a complete range of optical fibres, optical and copper cables and connectivity systems. Prysmian is listed on the Milan Stock Exchange in the Blue Chip index.