On August 19, 2014, General Cable announced the addition of Arctic Armor to its CCW® line of product. Utilizing the same precision-engineered, state-of-the-art equipment to produce a full line of continuously corrugated welded cable, General Cable’s CCW Arctic Armor has been engineered to perform in the north slopes of Alaska and beyond. With unsurpassed performance, CCW is virtually impervious to temperature extremes, passing a -60ºC ASTM D746-04 brittleness temperature impact test.
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From 300 V/600 V UL Type ITC-HL or UL Type MC HL, 600 V UL Type MC-HL and 3/C VFD and 4/C UL Type MC-HL up to 35 kV UL Type MC-HL or MV-105, and automation cables, General Cable’s CCW line of hazardous location (HL) cables continue to demonstrate their design integrity in the most challenging environments. Arctic Armor is yet another example of how General Cable continues to set the standard for offshore cabling.
About Offshore and Marine Shipment Cables
The offshore drilling and production market requires high-performance specialty wire and cable for utmost safety, productivity and resistance to harsh environmental conditions. From floating production storage and offloading platforms to jack-up rigs, mobile offshore drilling units and land-based drilling rigs, General Cable is uniquely positioned worldwide with an offering of the industry's most comprehensive line of advanced IEEE, IEC and Communications offshore and marine shipboard cables.
The development of unique compounds, designed and tested to meet specific needs and stringent specifications, differentiates General Cable from all others. Every product is engineered with the reliability and operational excellence to power the drilling, exploration, and production of natural resources in the most demanding oil and gas environments around the world.