Ducab makes first cable delivery for UAE nuclear plants
Dubai Cable Company Ltd., has made the first delivery of an order for 16 million ft of cables for use in UAE nuclear plants that are under construction in Barakah.
Multiple media reports said that the cables, ordered by the Emirates Nuclear Energy Corporation (Enec), will be used for non-class 1E power and lighting in the four units at the Barakah nuclear site. The delivery included 324,000 ft of non-class 1E cable, which passed The cables are of the highest quality and have successfully passed the 60-year operating life qualification test, will be used for Unit 1.
"The delivery of the first consignment of Ducab cables is an important milestone in the development of our country's first nuclear power plant and supports the UAE's goal for economic diversification," said Enec CEO Mohammad Al Hammadi. "We ... are pleased to partner with Ducab, a UAE company that matches global standards as well as Enec's expectation for 60-year operating life cables meeting the highest quality and safety standards."