Profile: Furukawa Electric Co Ltd (FUWAY.PK)
16 Aug 2017
Furukawa Electric Co., Ltd., incorporated on June 25, 1896, offers various technologies by addressing diverse technological issues. The Company offers products in a number of areas, including telecommunications, electronics, automobiles and construction, with the three types of materials it works with, namely optics, plastics and metals. The Company's segments include Infrastructure, Electronic & Automotive Systems, Functional Products, and Service and Development, etc.
The Infrastructure segment comprises telecommunication solution and energy infrastructure solution. It offers various telecommunication solutions, including broadband system, router/network equipment, optical fiber sensing system, wireless products, optical fiber cable, optical closure/optical termination box, optical connector/optical cord, fusion splicer/optical connecting tool, optical fiber identifier, optical fiber line monitoring/management system, metal communication cable, specialty optical fiber, transmission optical fiber, optical component/optical devices, electronic appliance wire and cable, and heat resistant wire and cable for automobile. Under energy infrastructure solutions, it offers ultra high voltage underground power transmission cable, submarine power cable, overhead power transmission line, distribution cable, industrial wire and cable/electric equipment wire and cable, power cable for wind-power generation/for photovoltaic generation, cable for offshore facilities, electric components for transmission and transforming/for overhead distribution, jointing supplies for power cable, industrial connector F-CO product (electrical insulating tape/anti-corrosion tape), flexible conductor, gun for spot welding, products for railroad, optical system for television (TV) camera, terminal header metal pipe/corrugated pipe, plating, bus duct, insulated trolly wire, various conductor, branch cable (for building/for tunnel) and fire-prevention products.
Electronic & Automotive Systems
The Electronic & Automotive Systems segment consists of automotive products and batteries, and electronics component material. The Company's automotive products and batteries include batteries for industrial use, wire harness, sliding door harness, BUS harness, corrosion-proof terminal for aluminum wire, connector for automobile, steering roll connector, metal core printed-circuit-board, automotive batteries and lead battery status detection sensor. Its electronics component material includes copper alloy wire/oxygen-free copper wire, enameled wire, triple insulated wire, stainless steel wire, special metal, shape memory alloy/super-elastic alloy, copper and copper alloy products, polyimide tube, and air conditioning pipe.
The Company offers a range of functional products, such as flexible underground cable-protecting pipe, cable trough, ultra violet (UV) tapes for semiconductor manufacturing, heat-dissipation/cooling products, blank material for aluminum memory disk, copper foil, micro-cellular foamed light reflective sheet, submarine water pipe, polyethylene pipe, onsen pipe (pipe for hot spring), water-feeding piping system for housing and foam products. Its foam products are manufactured using bubble structures (PE) and carbon dioxide gas foaming (PP) with nucleating agent.
Service and Developments, etc.
The segment offers superconducting cable, industrial lasers, flow cytometer, single cell picking system and fluorescent silica nanoparticle. The Company offers optical components and lasers, including specialty optical fibers, optical fiber connection, optical components and semiconductor lasers.
Furukawa Electric Co Ltd
5F, Marunouchi Nakadori Bldg.
CHIYODA-KU TKY 100-8322