The Prysmian Group

Prysmian Group

What is the Prysmian Group?

Prysmian is the world’s largest wire and cable manufacturer. Their product line includes fiber optical cables which serves the telecom, commercial & industrial, utility, optical fiber and oil & gas markets.

Did you know Allied is an Authorized Prysmian Cable Distributor?

An Authorized Distributor is a stocking distributor designated by Prysmian Cable as one of the approved outlets for their products.  Allied provides a wide range of their fiber optic cables for the telecom industry.

What are some of the industries Prysmian manufactures for?

  • Heavy Duty Loose Tube
  • General Applications for Loose Tube
  • General Applications for Tight Buffer
  • Mining
  • Public Transit
  • Pipeline
  • Security
  • Hybrid
  • Marine
  • Fire Resistant

Prysmian produces Harsh environment fiber cables which are used in the following environments:

  • Oil & Gas
  • Public Transit
  • Chemical Processing
  • Mines
  • Pipelines
  • Airports
  • Factory Automation
  • River Crossing/Marine
  • Waste Water
  • Fire Resistance
  • Security

Prysmian cables are also built, designed and tested to withstand the following conditions:

  • Abrasion
  • Extreme temperature
  • Chemical Resistance
  • Oil and Gas Resistance
  • Fire and Heat Resistance
  • High Crush Strength
  • High Tensile Strength

What are the different types of products Prysmian manufacturers?

  • XPRLTM Oil & Gas Utility - XPRLTM cable features loose tube optical cable and is used in tray, utility, waste water and petrochemical environments. XPRLTM cable has the following resistant ratings to: low smoke, flame, oil, tray, chemical, crush, gasoline, UV, low temp and tensile.
  • ezLINK products - The following ezLINK products share the following features: 12 to 288 optical fibers (SMF or MMF), an all-dielectric, chemical resistant, double jacket, gel filled buffer tubes, rated to OFNG-LS/FT4 ST1 and are categorized as a loose tube optical cable. These products include:
    • ezLINK Chemical Resistant for Harsh Environment - this chemical resistant cable is also oil resistant per UL 2556 PRII and gasoline resistant per UL 2556 GRII.
    • ezLINK Oil & Gas - this cable features high crush resistance, riser LSZH and loose tube (dry).
    • ezLINK Industrial Riser LSZH Loose Tube (dry) - this cable is also rated for Indoor/Outdoor use, tray rated, LSZH and UV/low temp/flame resistant.
    • ezLINK Transit/LSZH Loose Tube (dry) - this LSZH cable is resistant to UV, chemical, low smoke, zero halogen, low temp and flame with gel-free buffer tubes.
  • The following ezLINK product features a different stranding count of 2 to 144 optical fibers (SMF or MMF), rated to OFNG-FT4 and resistant to crush, tensile and flame.
    • ezLINK Indoor/Outdoor Mining Cable - this mining cable is rated to the Pennsylvania Bureau of Deep Mine Safety & MSHA.
  • CampusLink LT Loose Tube - these riser rated cables have 12 to 288 optical fibers, are UV, flame and chemical resistant and rated to OFNR-LS/FT4 ST1.
  • ezINTERLOCK - These plenum rated cables have a few similarities to include: UV and flame resistance, armour, rated to OFNP-FT6 and available with SMF or MMF optical fibers. There are a few differences in terms of the amount of fibers as described below:
    • ezINTERLOCK Indoor/Outdoor Loose Tube - This plenum rated cable features 12-288 optical fibers, loose tube and gel free buffer tubes.
    • ezINTERLOCK Indoor/Outdoor Tight Buffered - This riser/plenum rated cable features 2-144 fiber count (as a riser cable) and 2-96 fiber count (as a plenum cable) and tight buffer distribution.
  • ezDISTRIBUTION - The ezDISTRIBUTION cables have many similar characteristics which include: 900um tight buffer fibers with a tighter buffer distribution, indoor/outdoor useage, a riser fiber count of 2-144 which is available with MMF or SMF optical fibers and rated to OFNR/FT4 flame test. The two different types of cables are below:
    • ezDISTRIBUTION Indoor/Outdoor Tight Buffered
    • ezDISTRIBUTION Indoor/Outdoor LSZH TB - which features a LZSH jacket.

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