The living history of Nexans

Nexans is proud of its long lasting history of over 120 years. 120 years of innovation, flagship projects and international growth.

120 years of destiny that we owe to two remarkable personalities: François Borel, genius inventor, and Edouard Berthoud, brilliant industrialist.

With over a century of experience, Nexans has never stopped building the future of electricity and will continue for the years to come.

More than 120 years, 3 industrial revolutions... and starting a new chapter

In 2019, Nexans completed the first chapter of an epic industrial story that started in the 19th century. After more than 120 years of conquests, major achievements and pioneering inventions, the Group is now starting the second chapter in its history. 

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Nexans living history - a new story starts today - Short Version

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Living history of Nexans - Over 120 years of experience - Long Version

QICC Nexans

Qatar International Cables Company is a Nexans Company established in Qatar in June of 2008 as a Joint Venture company between Nexans and Al Mirqab Capital and is fully managed by Nexans.

The plant is among the most advanced Nexans factories in the MENA (Middle-East North Africa) region. Being the worldwide leader in cabling solutions, Nexans has transferred its technology to QICC, which is extremely proud to contribute to the rapid development of Qatar economy aligned with Qatar National Vision 2030.

Throughout its  history, QICC was actively involved in the most prestigious projects in Qatar and the region.

Currently, the project reference list consists of such well-known end users like Kahramaa, Qatar Rail, Qatar Petroleum, Qatar Foundation, and many others. One of the key cornerstones which lead to success is the efficient cooperation established between the partners of QICC; Nexans which ensures the transfer of its know-how and its best technologies, and Al Mirqab by providing its support to ensure growth. With all these, QICC has a bright future ahead in Qatar and beyond, committing to Electrify the future!

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