Superior Essex Announces Groundbreaking Ceremony for new Power Cable Manufacturing Facility
Atlanta GA, May 19, 2011
Superior Essex Inc. will host a groundbreaking ceremony to mark the start of construction on the Company’s new $58 million power cable manufacturing facility in Tarboro NC, on May 26, 2011.
Superior Essex is part of LS Cable & System, a global leader in the manufacture of power cable products and a supplier for many energy transmission projects around the globe. The new 250,000-square-foot facility, announced on April 14, is expected to be completed next year, and will be the Company’s first North American location to manufacture power cable products.
Mr. John Son, CEO of LS Cable & System, and Stephen Carter, CEO of Superior Essex Inc., will lead the groundbreaking event. They will be joined by employees and state and local government officials. The ceremony will begin at 11:30 a.m. at 2901 Anaconda Road, Tarboro NC, 27886.
About Superior Essex
Superior Essex Inc. manufactures a broad portfolio of wire and cable products with primary applications in the communications, magnet wire and related distribution markets. It is a leading manufacturer and supplier of copper and fiber optic communication wire and cable products to telephone companies, distributors and system integrators; a leading manufacturer and supplier of magnet wire (including related enamel coating materials) and fabricated products to major original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) for use in motors, transformers, generators and electrical controls, and a distributor of magnet wire, insulation, and related products to smaller OEMs and motor repair facilities.