Electrical distribution > Cables and connectors

Cabling supplies unaffected by COVID-19 stockpiling

11 March, 2020

Some electrical workers have struggled to source electrical cable due to stockpiling sparked by coronavirus fears.

Copper thieves to be caught on camera

15 January, 2020

More CCTV cameras have been rolled out by Energex, in an effort to catch those stealing copper from the power network.

TE Connectivity M8/M12 cable assemblies

10 January, 2020

TE Connectivity has introduced M8/M12 cable assemblies to complement its existing sensor/actuator cable assembly solutions.

eSafe Qld publishes new wiring guidelines

10 December, 2019 by Dylan Bushell-Embling

Queensland's Electrical Safety Office has published new guidance for contractors and workers on electrical installations for construction and demolition sites.

IDEAL TWISTER WeatherProof Wire Connectors

01 June, 2019

The IP68 rated IDEAL TWISTER WeatherProof Wire Connectors range is designed for interior/exterior cable connections when exposed to damp/wet and corrosive environments.

Copper cabling: what's the difference?

01 June, 2019

Data communication history is closely linked to the developments in cabling and the connecting hardware.

Scientists develop energy-efficient superconducting cable

02 April, 2019

KIT scientists developed the High-temperature Superconductor Cross Conductor, which can transport electrical energy with hardly any losses.

The next level of broadcast and harsh environment fibre optic connectivity

27 March, 2019

Warren & Brown Technologies offers a range of expanded beam fibre optic connectors that have been engineered for harsh environments, broadcast and industrial applications.

TE Connectivity BUCHANAN WireMate ITB wire-to-board connectors

20 March, 2019

TE Connectivity's BUCHANAN WireMate ITB (Inverted Thru-Board) wire-to-board connectors are for use in linear and circular LED modules found in commercial and industrial lighting systems.

Keeping tabs on unterminated cables

04 March, 2019

The Queensland Electrical Safety Office is urging electrical workers to perform a detailed visual inspection and walkthrough to reduce the risks of undetected live unterminated cables.

$56 million for power link between Tasmania and Victoria

28 February, 2019

The funding to accelerate the second Bass Strait interconnector, called 'Marinus Link', comes after the initial feasibility report found it would be a strategic interconnection investment.

Warren & Brown HY series CAT6A STP shielded modular jacks

01 February, 2019

The Warren & Brown HY series category 6A STP modular jacks have been specifically designed to simplify and accelerate network deployment.

Electrical cables used for fire-resistant cladding

06 December, 2018

A researcher has found that the plastic insulation around electrical cables can be used to make an organic, non-combustible and lightweight cladding core.

HARTING M12 circular power connectors

16 November, 2018

HARTING has released an M12 connector in the IEC 61076-2-111 standard K-coding for use with power up to 630 V and 7 kW.

Australia–China partnership to manufacture graphene cables

05 November, 2018

UNSW and Hangzhou Cables will begin large-scale manufacturing of graphene power cables, which will cut electricity costs and improve grid transmission.

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