News 2018

Tratos Cable Enables Metrolink Extension

Part of The UK’s Largest Light Rail Network Tratos cable will play a part in enabling the £350 million 5.5km Trafford Park line extension due to open in 2020. The project, a Manchester Passenger Transport (MPT) Joint Venture (JV), has seen Tratos design, test and supply UV MDPE Earthing & Bonding cable. A durable and […]

Tratos Calls for Even Harder Crack-Down for ‘Clean’ Business

The board of global cable manufacturer Tratos chose this week to issue a reminder as to why companies have to be scrupulous, as well as responsible, for every element that impacts their business. With more than half a century’s track record of fully-enforced respect for human rights, and as the UK’s largest independent in the […]

Family Values & Strong Stance on Privacy Protection

Tratos has always held strong family values alongside its forward-thinking technology and boundary-breaking new developments. So for the global cable manufacturer the advent of GDPR, a turning point that changes the way companies communicate with their audiences, was seen as a welcome enforcer of the protection of privacy.   The company’s values already call for […]

Tougher Policy Against Bribery and Corruption

As part of the latest regular root and branch review of its ethical policies, global cable manufacturer Tratos has launched an even tougher stance on professional business practices. As part of a suite of strengthened CSR policies, and alongside its zero-tolerance stance on modern slavery, its policies to protect against bribery and corruption have again […]

Electrical Engineer Students learn from Tratos

Some of the country’s top electrical engineering MSc students swapped the classroom for the factory floor to expand their knowledge at Tratos’ UK multi-million-pound manufacturing facilities in Merseyside last week (Thursday 12th July). The students from The University of Manchester, who are studying for an MSc in Electrical Power Systems Engineering, visited Tratos manufacturing facilities […]

Copper is still conducting UK demise

White Paper ‘Britain’s Broken Broadband’ From Tratos – part 2 Fibre optic cable is pivotal to the success of the fourth industrial revolution. Yet if the `powers that be’ don’t wake up to the fact that the UK is being left behind and ditch copper for fast fibre, the country will be counting the cost […]

Tratos re-joins Mersey Maritime

Tratos has renewed its executive membership of Mersey Maritime, joining Bibby Line Group, KPMG, Liverpool John Lennon Airport, Peel Ports Group and other key players in the city’s maritime industry. The innovation-led cabling company, which counts ports business as one of its core growth businesses, has manufacturing bases in the UK (Knowsley, Merseyside) and Italy, […]

Technology for Stemming Offshore Power Transmission Losses Is Already Here

Offshore wind energy is finally coming of age. Now it is at the point where it can make a real and valuable contribution to power generation – and look to compete with traditional energy sources. The problem it has is that too much of the hard-won clean electricity it generates is lost in transmission, through the […]

Tratos is celebrating 10 years continuous running in Euromax

Tratos’ ground-breaking high-speed medium-voltage reeling cables at Euromax in Rotterdam, Netherlands, is celebrating 10 years continuous running.  The average lifetime of equivalent products on the market at the time of its launch was five years. During that time, as part of a framework contract, Tratos has installed 36 cables, some of which replace 22 competitor […]

Double proof of Tratos Firesafe’s performance

Tratos Firesafe® fire resistant cable is celebrating a double coup. It is now one of the few cables ranges to achieve LPCB and BASEC approval – and also available through Batt Cables. The Loss Prevention Certification Board (LPCB) is the leading international Certification Body for security and fire protection. LPCB approval is recognised by governments and regulatory […]

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