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Commercial vs. Industrial Cables: 9 Essential Tests
July 15, 2019
Nowadays, manufacturing businesses rely heavily on their automation, instrumentation and control data communications for industrial networking. When it comes to relaying signals between devices, machinery and the control system, there’s no margin for error. That’s why investing in a high-quality, rugged Ethernet infrastructure designed specifically for use in harsh environments is a wise business decision -- one that can provide tremendous peace of mind to network engineers and the organizations they serve.Read More
EXRAD® High Voltage FX vs. Welding Cable Comparison
May 20, 2019
On the surface, welding cables appear to be a convenient and inexpensive choice for use in high voltage electric and hybrid vehicles. Welding cable is flexible and readily available in small quantities from a number of local distributors, perfect for prototype vehicles.
Is Your Battery-Powered Hydraulic Tool Safe & Reliable?
April 29, 2019
Battery-powered hydraulic crimping tools facilitate the installation of irreversible compression connectors used to connect or terminate electrical wire in the field. The technology allows for many crimps on a single battery charge while providing the crimping force tonnage necessary to achieve certified connections. This allows the worker to bring the tool to the job rather than the job to the tool, requires no need for nearby sources of electricity, and provides consistent, reliable crimps.
Commodity Price Outlook
November 5, 2019
During the past three months expectations for steel, natural gas, and oil prices have been adjusted. Despite recent upward movement in the trends for these commodities, prices between now and the first half of 2020 are unlikely to rise above levels seen in the first half of 2019.Read More
Electric & Hybrid Vehicle Solutions
September 26, 2019
By leveraging our longtime partnerships with automotive wire and cable suppliers, as well as adding exclusive partnerships with the world’s leading providers of high voltage cables for electric vehicles, IEWC is able to provide the most comprehensive array of supply and logistics solutions for both manufacturers and subsidiaries in the the rapidly developing EV and hybrid vehicle market.Read More
IEWC Announces New Distribution Center in Hermosillo, Sonora, México
August 1, 2019
IEWC is pleased to announce its newest distribution facility opening in Hermosillo on August 1, 2019. This facility increases IEWC’s capacity to service its customers’ wire, cable and wire management product needs with increased local inventory and shipping capabilities.Read More
IEWC Announces Tim Teske as New Chief Financial Officer
May 7, 2019
IEWC is pleased to announce the appointment of Tim Teske as Chief Financial Officer by its board of directors. This is the next stage in a multi-year strategic succession plan which will transition the leadership responsibilities of Jeff Siemers, who has served as IEWC’s CFO since August 2011. In his new role, Teske will oversee the financial teams of all IEWC divisions worldwide.
IEWC Increases Support of Electric Vehicle and Rail/Transit Markets with HUBER+SUHNER Partnership
April 22, 2019
IEWC has been named the primary distributor stocking HUBER+SUHNER high voltage cables in North America. HUBER+SUHNER, based in Switzerland, is a leading manufacturer of low frequency cables used in electric/hybrid vehicles as well as rail and transit applications. This distribution agreement further bolsters IEWC’s position as a key supplier of cable for electric, rail, and transit vehicle and accessory developers in North America and globally.