Prysmian Group profile

About Prysmian Group

World Presence

Prysmian Group is the world leader in the energy and telecom cable systems industry. Each year, the Group manufacturers thousands of miles of underground and submarine cables and systems for power transmission and distribution, as well as medium low voltage cables for the construction and infrastructure sectors. We also produce a comprehensive range of optical fibers, copper cables and connectivity for voice, video and data transmission for the telecommunication sector.

We are almost 29.000 employees, across 52 countries. Everyone at Prysmian Group has the potential to make their mark; because whatever you do, wherever you are based, you will be part of a company that is helping transform the world around us.

UK Presence

Prysmian Group in the UK is the largest domestic cable manufacturer. With 4 manufacturing plants in the UK, Prysmian Group is well placed to support its home and export customers for Energy and Telecom cables and accessories. Prysmian is market leader and "innovation driver" in all major Energy and Telecom cables business activities. In the UK Prysmian manufactures energy cables from low voltage to extremely high voltage for land applications. Additionally, it is able to offer a comprehensive range of cable accessories for these cables all designed with the cable in mind and therefore offering a robust system.

At higher voltages Prysmian offer maintenance and installation service via its Energy Network Solutions business unit and for those unexpected and emergency occurrences there is the XLPE Xpress service where high voltage cables and accessories can be delivered from stock. From its position within the Global Prysmian Group, Prysmian UK can offer turnkey submarine cables and installation services as well as a comprehensive range of industrial cables for such applications as: mining, cranes, wind turbines and rail applications.

At lower voltages Prysmian's comprehensive range of building wires and power cables are available through a first class network of wholesalers and distributors. With over 30 years market leading experience the FP and FT range of fire resistant cables continues to evolve to offer the most secure and robust cables for applications. Prysmian ranks as one of the world's leading producers of Optical Fibres and Telecommunication Cables. With multiple production facilities worldwide Prysmian supplies a comprehensive portfolio of state-of-the-art products into the telecoms industry including Fibre System, Copper Cable, Premises/Data Cable & Connectivity Hardware.


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