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Specialty Steelmaker Usha Martin to Sell Wire Rope Business February 11, 2017 A leading manufacturer of wire rope and specialty steel in the country, Usha Martin makes wire rope in India, UK, Thailand, Dubai and Bangkok. The Kolkata-based firm had reported a consolidated net loss of Rs.109.2 Crore in the......
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Aksh Optifibre: On an OFC Capacity Expansion Drive

Besides being ready to acquire a 100 percent stake in Unitape Mandovi Composites Private Limited, an FRP rods manufacturer, Aksh also has earmarked a capex of Rs. 950 million to enhance its optic fibre production capacity by 100 percent, OFC by 50 per cent and FRP by 200 percent. While......

Global Cables & Connectivity Forum (GCCF): A Roadmap

The forum is constituted to bring excellence in telecom services through exchange of information about ICT services, products, raw materials, machinery and process innovations through the organization symposiums and exhibitions on cables and connectivity. In order to bring Indian cable industry, especially, fiber optic cables, to the fore front of......
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New RoW Norms by DoT for Rollout of Networks

The authorities involved in granting permits to companies wanting to gain RoW access, will have to do so within 60 days of the application, failing which the approval “shall be deemed to have been granted”. November 20, 2016 With an aim to resolve a long-pending issue being faced by the......
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Polycab Eyes Enormous OFC & FRP Demand from Mega Digitization Drive in India

With an experience of over four decades in the electrical industry, Polycab’s recent foray into the telecommunication sector has been a success and the company expects to ride on ambitious initiatives like ‘Digital India’ and ‘National Optical Fiber Network’ generating demands for its OFC and FRP rods. Polycab is a......

AKSH OPTIFIBRE LIMITED: Ever Widening Space of Telecommunications

With the announcement of the Smart Cities & Digital India campaign by the Government, the focus is back on the last mile connectivity and increased penetration of high speed network capabilities through Wi-fi and local hotspot technologies, feels Mr. Satyendra Gupta. AKSH OPTIFIBRE LIMITED, a 27 year old company, started......

Lifeline Technologies: The Chemical Expert

As far as our product focus for the wire and cable industry is concerned, we are very bullish and have developed some very innovative products, especially the rodent repellents and termite repellents. Lifeline Technologies, established in 1993, manufactures innovative, specialty products for niche applications such as water purification chemicals, agro-chemicals,......

Cable & Wire Fair 2015: Omens of Profuse Growth

A dazzling display of products and machineries from the wire and cable industry represented by over 12 countries was unveiled amid large gathering of visitors. Businesses, ideas, and leaders came together to discuss the future of the sector at the conference happening in parallel with the expo. Cable & Wire......

HTL to Set up a New OFC Unit in Chennai

Once ailing state-owned unit got revived after divestment December 24, 2015 In 2001, the central government had divested majority stake in HTL, earlier named Hindustan Teleprinters, after the company accumulated sizable losses. Since then, cashing on the huge demand demand in fibre optic cables due to the telecom broadband revolution,......

Corning India: Fiber to Future

Having invented the world’s first low-loss optical fiber in 1970, Corning is a pioneering material science innovator. Its entry into India may change optical communication landscape forever. We have known Corning forever, for its many distinct products and innovations-that have created numerous industries. Corning’s pioneering work in optical fiber, cable......