A staggering 80% of cable costs can be attributed to raw material alone. Cimteq arrives at this estimate with some 20 years’ extensive knowledge of cable design and software manufacturing. Reducing the cost of cable production is therefore key in maintaining profitability. And the starting point is cable design. Cimteq’s CableBuilder software manages the complete […]
CabWire 2019 was held at Southampton University on 2nd and 3rd April 2019. Hosted by the International Wire and Machinery Association (IWMA), the conference included Training Fundamental Workshops by ferrous and non ferrous speakers on subjects including an introduction to armouring, fire performance of cables, steel wire drawing, an introduction to galvanising, an introduction to […]
CableMES is an innovative custom-built manufacturing execution system (MES) which leverages the global scaleability of the Wonderware platform together with Cimteq’s extensive advanced manufacturing knowledge. The result? An MES designed specifically to meet the needs of the cable manufacturing industry – and with an immediate impact on bottom line. A bold claim perhaps that investing […]
Cimteq is pleased to announce that it will be hosting its first webinar on Wednesday 8 May 2019. The webinar will be personally hosted by Ali Shehab, Cimteq CEO, and will explore how to best implement the use of smart assets in a factory – not only by adapting working practices but also adapting mindsets […]
Cimteq is proud to once again support the Interwire exhibition which takes place this year 14 – 16 May at the Georgia World Congress Center, Atlanta. The event is hosted by the Wire Association International (WAI), a society founded almost a century ago to bring together wire and cable industry professionals across the globe. Ali […]
Cimteq, leading worldwide provider of software solutions specific to the cable manufacturing industry, has appointed a new Development Manager to drive improved product quality through the introduction of Agile working processes into the business. Rob Cox joins Cimteq with over 20 years’ practical experience working in the software industry. He brings with him a wealth […]
Ali Shehab, CEO, Cimteq, will be joining a prestigious line-up of speakers within the cable industry’s most influential companies at Interwire 2019, May 13-16 2019, at The Georgia World Congress Center in Atlanta, Georgia. Amongst the speakers is, Andy Talbot, Vice-President, Mid-South Wire, Dave Hawker, Vice President, Nexans, Richard Wagner, Vice President, Insteel Wire Products […]
Happy Christmas from all of us at Cimteq. We thank all our customers and partners for their continued support. During the Christmas break, Cimteq will be closing the office from 1pm on 24th December 2018 and re-opening on Tuesday 2nd January 2019 at 9am.
Cimteq hosted a Christmas party with a difference this year on Saturday 8th December at Whitewater Active in Llangollen, Wales. Katy Harrison, Marketing Manager at Cimteq says ” We fancied hosting a party with a difference and decided to go for something a little more adventurous. The team were […]
Cimteq Ltd, a leading software provider for the design and manufacturing of cables, has won the award for the West Cheshire and North Wales Chamber Customer Excellence Award. Ali Shehab, CEO, Cimteq says “We are delighted to win the Customer Excellence Award. To be shortlisted for this award is an honour, to win is a […]
Cimteq has been shortlisted for the WCNW Chamber Customer Excellence Award. The award ceremony will be held at the West Cheshire and North Wales Chamber of Commerce on Friday 16th November at Chester Racecourse, Chester. Ali Shehab, CEO, Cimteq says “I am delighted that Cimteq are being bench marked against the best companies at customer […]
Foresight Group LLP (“Foresight”) has invested £2.5 million into Cimteq Limited (“Cimteq”). This investment will enable the company to take the next step in its development and expansion over the next few years. Foresight is a leading independent infrastructure and private equity investment manager which has been investing in technology companies for over 30 years. […]
Cimteq has appointed Graduate Technical Consultants, Alun Owens and Greg Janicki to join the rapidly growing team at Cimteq. Robert Douglass, Operations Manager at Cimteq, explains “To support the company’s growth and in line with our strategy of growing talent within the business, we have recently employed two local graduates”. This week, the graduates, alongside […]
Cimteq has appointed a new Technical Account Manager, James Concannon. James will be based at our Head Office based in Wrexham in the U.K and will be travelling to customer sites world-wide. Richard Cotter, Sales & Marketing Manager, Cimteq says; “Cimteq is continually growing as its customer base grows and as its product offerings expand. […]
Cimteq demonstrates its capabilities at Wire China Cimteq Ltd exhibited at Wire China on 26-29th September 2018 at Shanghai International New Expo Centre. Wire China is recognized as the largest trade fair for its industry in Wire Asia. The company was showcasing its flagship products CableBuilder and CableMES, a Manufacturing Execution System specifically for the […]
We are delighted to announce that Dave Hughes, Implementation Consultant at Cimteq has been short listed as a finalist for the WCNW Chamber Young Person Award. The candidate for this award needs to demonstrate that they have developed and grown their skill set, made a significant contribution to the business, are dedicated, enthusiastic and have […]
Cimteq exhibits at Wire China 2018 – Book a demo Specifically built for the wire and cable manufacturing industry, CableMES is proven to provide a very quick return on investment, maximising plant production, improving product quality, reducing inventory and ensuring on time delivery. As a supervisory system, CableMES offers Real-Time visibility of the shop floor, […]
Cimteq is ready for business on the first day of the New Products Collection at Toho International Inc in Tokyo. The show runs for 2 days in Tokyo on the 30th and 31st August 2018 and then moves onto Toho International HQ in Osaka on the 3rd and 4th September 2018. Richard Cotter, Sales & […]
We are looking for a full-time reliable office administrator to support and manage the administrative functions of the business. The role will suit a flexible individual who has experience of working in a small business. Knowledge of Sage Accounts and Sage Payroll (or similar) is highly desirable. You will be trustworthy and self-motivated with the […]
Industry 4.0 is not the future, it is here and yielding benefits by those that adopt its concept. The cable factory is now starting to adopt the principles of Industry 4.0. You may think of it as a revolution, or an evolution of automated systems of the past. Smart assets are here, and they are […]
Cimteq is exhibiting at Interwire 2019 taking place on May 14th to 16th May 2019 at the Georgia World Congress Center, Atlanta, United States. Experts from Cimteq will be on hand during the exhibition to provide one to one demonstrations on the capabilities of the software for Cable Design & Manufacturing. CableBuilder was born out of […]
We are looking for a computing or engineering graduate who is interested in bringing to life academic techniques through experiencing the complete business life cycle. The candidate needs to be motivated to learn and apply learning. They will have to work on their own initiative and with other team members and even directly with customers. […]
Cimteq has appointed Matt Rowlands as Manufacturing Systems Engineer. Matt will be responsible for the roll out of Cimteq’s Manufacturing Execution System, CableMES, specifically for the wire and cable manufacturing industry which is proven to provide a very quick return on investment. It maximises plant production, improves product quality, reduces inventory and ensures on time delivery. […]
To stay ahead in the competitive industry of Cable and Wire, it is paramount that cable manufacturers improve their productivity and profitability, in the face of increasingly complex challenges. The cable market is continuously evolving, and new, increasingly stringent requirements are regularly introduced. To keep their competitive edge, manufacturers must consistently introduce improvement initiatives to […]
Cimteq has joined the Young Chamber sponsors. The Young Chamber Programme looks to bridge the skills gap, between education and the business sector. In a recent QES, results showed that 88% of businesses believed that most school leavers were not ready to start working; and 83% of respondents said that in the past six months […]
Cimteq is printing 3D prints at Wire Dusseldorf. This print took 10 minutes to design in CableBuilder, 20 minutes to get it ready for 3D printing, and 84 hours to print in 5 colours (200mm tall). Material cost, $12 USD. Visit us in Hall 11 D15 to see a live demo. Our vast experience of […]
Latest 3D print from our trusted 3D printer. 10 minutes to design in CableBuilder, 20 minutes to get it ready for 3D printing, and 84 hours to print in 5 colours (200mm tall). Material cost, $12 USD. We will be printing more of these at Wire Dusseldorf on 16th – 20th April. Come and […]
The world of cable manufacturing is a constantly evolving environment. The speed at which the systems and processes available to manufacturers are changing and developing means that in order to keep ahead of the competition companies need to be confident
CEO Ali Shehab Receives Award – IWCS Atlanta Congratulations to our CEO Ali Shahab who was honoured with the award for Best Presentation of the 63rd IWCS International Cable & Connectivity Symposium which took place in November 2014. He was presented with
The second edition of the Cimteq Newsletter is here!
In this edition: CableBuilder3D, MCT Submarine Cable System, Interwire 2015 Show Review, CableBuilder 5.1, Introducing KSM, Upcoming Events, New Business Acquisitions, Staff In Focus and A Very Warm
In late April Atlanta, Georgia hosted Interwire 2015, with many delegates from around the globe in attendance and some of the key players in the industry exhibiting, the show proved to be one of the best yet. Cimteq, producers of the world’s leading Cable
Leading cable design and manufacturing software provider Cimteq, the company behind CableBuilder, has announced a relationship with another new client, Hellenic Cables S.A. adding to its rapidly expanding global presence. Based in Maroussi, Greece, Hellen
The latest product offering from Cimteq, the leading producers of Cable Manufacturing software, has taken the industry by storm. Since its launch last year CableMES has changed the landscape of the arena in which its early adopters operate.
Cimteq, the leading global provider of cable design and manufacturing software, recently announced its latest innovative product which has already been enthusiastically received by a number of current and prospective customers. The software, designed to s
As part of our expansion and growth we are excited to announce the launch of the first edition of Network, the Cimteq Newsletter.
Each edition will be packed full of industry news, upcoming events, products in focus, Cimteq developments and much more.
Cimteq Ltd, a leading software provider for the design and manufacturing of cables, has been awarded silver accreditation against the Investors in People Standard, demonstrating their commitment to high performance through good people management. Cimteq was established in 1998, by Ali Shehab CEO, to provide business software implementation and process control consultancy to the cable […]
Cimteq was awarded the Export and International Trade Award at The West Cheshire and North Wales Chamber of Commerce Annual Ball and Awards 2017 held at Chester Racecourse, Chester on Friday 13th October. Ali Shehab, CEO Cimteq, says; “We at Cimteq have always worked hard to be the best at what we do. But it is […]
Cimteq Ltd, a leading software provider for the design and manufacturing of cables, is thrilled to announce that it has been selected as a finalist for the West Cheshire and North Wales Chamber Export & International Trade Award 2017. The award recognises the strength of exporters in West Cheshire & North Wales. Entrants for this […]