Interwire 2019

13th to 16th May, 2019


13th to 16th May, 2019 07:00 am - 07:30 pm

Website: Interwire 2019


Georgia World Congress Center
285 Andrew Young International Blvd NW, Atlanta, GA 30313
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May 15, 2019, 1:00 pm

Why Buy New Equipment – If Existing Machines Are Still Running (and Are Written Off)?

With the latest advances in technology in the wire and cable industry, is the cable manufacturer able to justify the purchase of new equipment? This presentation explains advances in wire processing technology and their benefits compared to existing (old) machinery. It discusses whether savings in energy, labor, and material, coupled with quality improvements, can justify the investment in new and modern technology. Focusing on wiredrawing and double-twist stranding, it presents ROI calculations for real production examples in the wire industry.

Hall: Sonoco Theater [Exhibition Hall] Track: Technical Program Type: Technical Paper