Mineral Cables are the UKs only manufacture of fire resistant mineral insulated cables
utilising continuous Production technology. Specially designed equipment is housed in a
5,000 square metre purpose built factory located in Wrexham, North Wales.
Established in 1989 WMC's initial purpose was to supply UK wholesalers with fire resistant mineral insulted cables. In 2008 the decision was taken to start exploring overseas potential. In the last decade Wrexham have gained many
approvals including KOC, KNPC, SEC, QP and Middle East Civil Defence Approval.
Projects include Rabigh II Independent Power
Project (R2IPP) Saudi Arabia, 40" Gas Pipeline from
BS 131 to LPG Plant Kuwait, Lower
Fars Heavy Oil Development Kuwait, NTPC Tanda, Thermal Power Plant India and
Manifold, Group Trunk line system FOR GCs -29, 30 & 31, Kuwait.
Mineral cable can maintain circuit integrity in temperatures exceeding 950C for over three hours. Its unique construction means it does not aid flame spread, releases zero acidic or toxic smoke or gases, does not use any polymers or tapes to aid fire protection and doesn't need conduit to assist mechanical protection. Mineral Cables contain two main elements, copper and magnesium oxide.
Communication systems Emergency lighting Emergency
shut off systems (oil & gas), Fire
alarms including networking cable, Smoke control systems and Sprinkler
Product approvals includes BS EN 5839 & BS EN 50200 ENHANCED PH120 & BS 8434-2. Wrexham mineral Cables also hold approval to BS 6387 CWZ and in historical test performed all three tests on one cable sample, surviving in excess of three hours exposure to fire at 950C, exposure to water and mechanical shock.
Peace of Mind
Wrexham Mineral Cables now offer a full 30 year system warranty and the brand is recognised globally as the number one choice in fire survival cables.
Please visit the team at stand FX342