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18.03.2014

The cable drums with the most powerful cable in the world start to arrive in Spain for the electricity interconnection with France

The first cable drums that are to supply the cable for the underground trench for the electricity interconnection with France have already started to arrive in Spain. This cable is currently the world’s most powerful, and with the highest voltage capacity, direct current underground cable available. Each cable drum weighs 80 tonnes and requires a transport system specially designed for the transfer of the cable from the town of Gron, 120 km south of Paris, to the region of Empordà (Gerona).