Habia Cable Launches New Wires and Cables for Explosive Environments Monday 19 May 2008 PDF Print Habia Cable launches a range of cable products to meet the requirements of the EU safety legislation based on the European Directive 94/9/EC, known as ATEX. The acronym stands for 'ATmosphere EXplosive' from the original French legislation. The cables can be free of voids with anti static jackets making them suitable for many ATEX applications. The cables are designed according to specific customer requirements and the explosion risk zone in which they will be installed. The designs are based on Habia's range of thin wall primary insulations and flexible jacket materials. Design requirements that can be accommodated include:- - low friction, anti static cable jackets - void free designs with silicone or thermoplastic filling material - flame propagation characteristics according to IEC 60332-1-2 Details available via the Habia Cable Website . Alternatively email email@example.com or call +46 293 22000 Habia Cable is a Swedish company, part of the Beijer Alma group of companies, which is an internationally active industrial group. Habia Cable is a global innovator in the design and manufacture of high performance wire and cable for the telecom, defence, nuclear and industrial markets. The company has a global focus and sales in more than 25 countries. Contact: Clive Sharp, firstname.lastname@example.org tel: + 44 (0) 7768 824607 This press release was distributed by ResponseSource Press Release Wire on behalf of Web Results Direct Limited in the following categories: Business & Finance, Public Sector, Third Sector & Legal, Manufacturing, Engineering & Energy, Computing & Telecoms, Construction & Property, for more information visit http://pressreleasewire.responsesource.com/about.