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Helping You Deliver Essential Solutions During COVID-19
March 23, 2020
As the health and economic challenges due to COVID-19 escalated with staggering speed the past few weeks, we are here to answer that challenge. IEWC stands with our customers to do all we can to help them deliver the vital equipment that citizens and communities across the globe are counting on.Read More
How Vibration, Noise and Crosstalk can Cause Downtime
November 19, 2019
Vibration and noise are common in industrial environments like manufacturing and rail transport. The rumble of assembly lines can interrupt data transmission and connectors can be jarred loose. Think about how much vibration occurs as a rail car travels to its destination. Environments like these require a ruggedized product.
Evolution of ISO High Voltage Copper Cable Standards for Vehicles
November 13, 2019
Cable standards for vehicles have evolved significantly over time. However, emerging market technologies needed a single, more comprehensive standard. Higher voltages were being used in EV/HEV technologies, cable geometry and insulation material performance was affecting connector sealing, and cable flexibility continued to become more critical for both application demands and human ergonomics.
"Black Swan Events" Making Winners & Losers in Manufacturing
May 7, 2020
Taken together, leading indicator movements and black swan events suggest annual US total manufacturing production will likely decline through at least the remainder of this year. Staving off the worst effects of industrial sector business cycle decline this year and into early next year will require tough decisions.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.