Press releases 2011

Nexans to create REE’s new high-voltage submarine power link between Mallorca and Ibiza. Contract value is in excess of 90 million euros.

Nexans has been awarded a turnkey contract worth in excess of 90 million euros by REE (Red Eléctrica de España), the operator of the Spanish power system and the owner of the power transmission grid, to create a new 115 km high-voltage (HV) submarine power link between the Islands of Mallorca and Ibiza.

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Photovoltaic power: Nexans presents its innovative ‘split & plug’ cable design at Energaia 2011

Nexans is launching its innovative ENERGYFLEX BE-FAST™ ‘split & plug’ photovoltaic power cable at Energaia 2011.

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Nexans wins major contract to supply specialized POWERMINE® cables for new copper mine in Peru

Nexans has been awarded a major contract to supply power, control and instrumentation cables from its specialized POWERMINE® range for CHINALCO’s new Mount Toromocho open-cast copper mine in Peru.

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Nexans wins three major contracts to supply high-performance cables to improve safety for rail traffic and passengers in Italy

Nexans has been awarded three major contracts, worth a total of around 10 million Euros, to supply specialized signalling and telecom cables to Rete Ferroviaria Italiana (RFI), the state-owned operator of Italy’s railway network.

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Nexans wins power umbilical contract for Chevron-operated Jack and St. Malo fields in the Deepwater Gulf of Mexico

Nexans has been awarded a contract by Chevron U.S.A. Inc. to design, manufacture and supply a total of 138,000 feet (42km) of power umbilicals and terminations for the Jack and St. Malo fields in the Deepwater Gulf of Mexico.

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Nexans sponsors the Louvre-Lens Museum

Under a competence sponsorship agreement, the Group will meet all the cable needs of the new museum by supplying free low and medium voltage power cables, as well as data transmission cables and systems for the 28,000 sq.m building and the 22 hectares of grounds.

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Nexans awarded 75 million euro contract to supply power cables, umbilicals and accessories for Statoil's Åsgard oil and gas field in Norwegian Sea

Nexans has been awarded a 75 million euro contract by Statoil to design, manufacture and supply a total of 165 km of static and dynamic power umbilical and power cables, as well as necessary accessories, for the Åsgard oil and gas field in the Norwegian Sea.

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2011 Third Quarter Financial Information

10/27/11

Paris, October 27, 2011 – Nexans today announced 2011 third quarter sales of 1,711 million euros (at current non-ferrous metal prices), or 1,127 million euros at constant non-ferrous metal prices*, which corresponds to organic growth of 3.9%**.

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Nicolas Badré appointed as Nexans’ Deputy Chief Financial Officer

Nicolas Badré to join its Corporate Financial Department as Deputy Chief Financial Officer

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Nexans wins 2 contracts from RATP for a total amount of 15 million euros

Nexans has been awarded two four-year contracts for a total amount of 15 million euros by RATP to supply specialized railway infrastructure cables that deliver the ideal combination of high performance, safety and reliability for projects to maintain, upgrade and expand the city’s metro and tram networks.

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Nexans wins a turnkey contract to supply marine seismic lead-in cable systems to PGS

Nexans has been awarded a 3 million euro turnkey contract to supply lead-in cable systems for the advanced GeoStreamer seismic array technology that Petroleum Geo-Services (PGS) is deploying on its fleet of offshore survey vessels.

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Calling of meetings in the framework of the agreement signed with largest shareholder Madeco

9/20/11

Paris, September 20, 2011 – The Board of Directors met yesterday following confirmation by its largest shareholder, Chilean group Madeco, that it effectively owns more than 19% of the Company’s shares and voting rights

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Nexans sponsors the 130th class of ESPCI ParisTech

Nexans today announced that on August 31, 2011 it signed an agreement with the Paris-based ESPCI (Industrial Physics and Chemistry Higher Educational Institution) to sponsor the School’s 130th graduating class.

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Publication of the 2011 half-year financial report

8/9/11

Document available online.

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2011 First Half-Year Results

7/27/11

Confirmed strong business upturn, improvement of the operating margin

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Innovative sponsorship for a monumental Canvas

Scaffolding will envelope the palace of Versailles' Royal Courtyard until June 2012 as the roof and main building undergo restoration. Nexans has sponsored this creation.

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Nexans to build Extra High Voltage cable plant in US

7/7/11

Nexans to build a plant for the manufacture of underground Extra High Voltage (EHV) cables and possible extension to submarine HV activities, in the United States.

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Press release

7/6/11

Paris, July 6, 2011 – Nexans confirms that it and its subsidiary Nexans France SAS, have received a Statement of Objections on July 5th from the Directorate-General of Competition of the European Commission.

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Nexans wins two major railway infrastructure contracts in Switzerland worth a total of over 17 million euros

Nexans has been awarded two major contracts, worth a total of 17 million euros, by Switzerland’s CFF (Chemins de Fer Fédéraux) and the private railway company BLS (Bern-Lötschberg-Simplon), for the supply of railway safety and telecommunications equipment.

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Nexans signs agreement with the Shandong Yanggu Cables Group in China to acquire a majority stake in its power cable business

6/21/11

Nexans announced the signing of an agreement with the Shandong Yanggu Cable Group (“Shandong Yanggu”) to create a joint venture based on Shandong Yanggu’s power cable business in China.

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Nexans aviation cables meet the data transmission challenges of new generation aircraft

Nexans is showcasing its latest state-of-the-art data transmission cables developed to meet the ever increasing demand from aircraft manufacturers for enhanced data handling capacity.

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Nexans’ Shareholders’ Meeting: adoption of all resolutions proposed to vote

5/31/11

The Nexans Mixed Shareholders' Meeting chaired by Frédéric Vincent, Chairman and CEO, was held on May 31, 2011 at the quai Branly museum in Paris.

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Mixed Shareholders’ Meeting of May 31st, 2011 - Outlook for first half 2011 and confirmation of annual targets

5/31/11

The Group will present the outlook for first half 2011 at the Mixed Shareholders’ Meeting that will be held today at 3:00 p.m. at the musée du quai Branly in Paris (France). The meeting will be chaired by Frédéric Vincent, Chairman and CEO.

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Nexans provides NG² with specially engineered cable for innovative PLUG shoreside power system

Nexans is supplying specially designed power cables to NG² for its innovative PLUG shoreside power system that makes medium-voltage power connections between shore and ship a pushbutton operation.

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Nexans wins a 4.8 million euro contract to supply infield umbilical for Ormen Lange North Field project

Nexans has been awarded a 4.8 million euro contract by Norske Shell to supply the 6.5 km infield umbilical for the Ormen Lange North Field project.

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Nexans wins a 20 million euro DEH system contract for Statoil’s new Fossekall Dompap oil and gas field on the Norwegian Continental Shelf

Nexans has been awarded a 20 million euro contract by Statoil to design and manufacture the direct electrical heating (DEH) system for the subsea pipelines serving the new Fossekall Dompap oil and gas field on the Norwegian Continental Shelf.

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2011 First Quarter Financial Information

4/27/11

Paris, April 27, 2011 – Nexans today announced 2011 first quarter sales of 1,754 million euros.

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Nexans awarded 33 million euro power infrastructures cable contract by Terna to enhance Italy’s power transmission network

Nexans has been awarded a 33 million euro contract by Terna - Italy’s electricity transmission grid operator to manufacture, install and test approximately 250 km of 150 kV high-voltage (HV) aluminium underground cables and accessories for power development projects in the Lazio, Basilicata and Campania regions.

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Nexans signs a sponsorship agreement with “Electriciens sans frontières”

Nexans today announced that it has signed a three-year sponsorship agreement with “Electriciens sans frontières” (ESF), an international solidarity non-governmental organization (NGO).

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Press release

4/14/11

Paris, April 14, 2011 – Nexans has been informed by the Canada Competition Bureau of the commencement of an investigation of suppliers of submarine high voltage power cables, including Nexans.

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Nexans wins a multi-million Euros power cable contract for Brazil’s COMPERJ petrochemical complex

4/14/11

Nexans has been awarded a multi-million Euros turnkey contract by Toshiba Sistemas de Trasmissão e Distribuição do Brazil Ltda.

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Nexans introduces Alsecure® Premium, the next-generation fire-resistant cable

Nexans is introducing Alsecure® Premium, its range of next-generation CR1-C1 fire-resistant cables.

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2010 Full-Year Results

2/14/11

Paris, February 14, 2011 – The Nexans Board of Directors chaired by Frédéric Vincent, which met on February 11, 2011, has approved the accounts for 2010.

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Nexans provides specialized trenching service for Baltic 1 offshore wind farm subsea power export cables

Nexans has been called in by EnBW (Energie Baden-Wurttemberg) to use its specialized Capjet trenching system to protect the HV (high voltage) subsea power export cables for Baltic 1, Germany’s first commercial offshore wind farm.

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Nexans wins 87 million Euro contract for Skagerrak 4 subsea HVDC power cable between Denmark and Norway

Nexans has been awarded an 87 million Euro contract by Energinet and Statnett, the state-owned Transmission Systems Operators (TSOs) in Denmark and Norway, to deliver the subsea power cable for Skagerrak 4 (SK 4), the fourth HVDC power interconnector between the two countries.

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