Superior Essex Energy Announces RUS Acceptance of its MV UD Primary with EPR
Atlanta, GA, March 17, 2016
Superior Essex Energy, a division of LS Cable & System U.S.A., Inc. announces acceptance approval by the Rural Utilities Service (RUS) to the List of Materials Acceptable for Use on Systems of USDA Rural Development Electrification Borrowers. This acceptance includes the full range of Medium Voltage cables, 15kV through 35kV, for underground distribution systems, in accordance with rule 7 CFR 1728.204, items U hv-1.
With this notification acceptance, Superior Essex is eligible to bid on Utility Cooperative projects funded by the United States Department of Agriculture (USDA) Rural Development. Additionally, this range of products now offers compliance to the applicable ICEA, AEIC, and RUS standards.
Eligible products include Medium Voltage Primary UD, 15kV – 35kV, with filled strand conductors, TR-XLPE and EPR insulation, uncoated copper concentric wires, and a polyethylene jacket. These cables are manufactured by LS Cable & System U.S.A., Inc. in its state-of-the-art facility in Tarboro, North Carolina.
This latest milestone represents another long term commitment to the utility and renewables market; with product expansions to address different markets and applications so we can continue to be a strategic and reliable cable partner to our customers”, says Art González, Director of Marketing and Business Development.
For more information about Superior Essex Energy MV UD cables, visit the product page.
About LS Cable & System U.S.A., Inc.
LS Cable & System U.S.A., Inc. is a leading U.S. manufacturer and supplier of energy wire and cable products serving the Commercial, Industrial, Renewable Energy and Utility markets. Product lines include Low Voltage Tray Cable instrumentation, control, and power, to Medium Voltage, UL Type MV-105, and Primary URD, all in full compliance to U.S. industry standards. LS Cable & System U.S.A., Inc. is a subsidiary of LS Cable & System. ls.spsx.com