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Southwire Signs Contracts for Two New SCR Rod System in India

Southwire Company announced recently it has signed contracts with Vedanta Aluminum Limited to supply two SCR® aluminum rod systems for installation in Jharsugauda, India.
Scheduled for startup during 2009, each system will be capable of producing 8 metric tonnes of rod an hour in the sizes of 9.52 mm, 12 mm and 15 mm.

“We are excited about this new relationship with Vedanta Aluminum,” said William M. Berry, president of SCR Technologies. “We greatly value the confidence Vedanta has shown by choosing to use SCR systems to produce aluminum rod and we look forward to many years of collaboration.”

Southwire’s SCR Technologies provides continuous rod system equipment and technology for the production of copper and aluminum rod. SCR Aluminum rod systems range in capacity from 2.5 to 15 metric tonnes per hour of EC aluminum and alloyed aluminum rod. SCR copper systems range in size from 7 to 54 metric tonnes per hour of ETP copper rod or other profiles such as flats. SCR shaft furnaces and furnace systems for rod, billet and anode casting are available with capacities ranging from 7 to 60 metric tonnes per hour. 

About Southwire Company
A technology leader, Southwire Company is one of North America largest wire and cable manufacturers. Its products include building wire and cable, metal-clad (MC) cable, cord products, utility cable products, industrial power cable, copper and aluminum rod and continuous casting technology. Please visit Southwire’s website at