1854

Kerite Company Founded

IMG0013Kerite founded by Austin Goodyear Day, nephew of Charles Goodyear  (25 years before Edison invents incandescent bulb)

 

1908

Panama Canal

Kerite supplies submarine power cable to the Panama Canal.

 

1918

Rockbestos started

Rockbestos started as The Insulated Wire Division, acquiring Heany’s patents and processes.

 

1918

RSCC Founded.

RSCC was founded in 1918.

 

1929

Aetna Insulated Wire is Founded

aetnaAetna Insulated Wire is founded in 1929.

 

1932

AVC invented.

AVC invented to resist moisture and patented by H. O. An.

 

1938

Rockbestos plastic extruder

First plastic extruder installed at Rockbestos.

 

1939

Dekoron W&C Founded.

Dekoron Wire & Cable Founded in 1939.

 

1941

TEWC Founded

TEW_Wire_PeakcockTE Wire & Cable is founded in 1941.

 

1944

Army-Navy “E” Award

Rockbestos presented with Army-Navy “E” Award for war effort at New Haven Arena.

 

1951

Hendrix Wire & Cable Founded

hendrix-treesHendrix Wire and Cable founded by William Hendrix in Boston, Massachusetts, to manufacture spacer overhead power distribution cable.

 

1954

Owl Wire & Cable Founded

owl-Plant2Owl Wire and Cable was founded in 1954, in Syracuse, NY.

 

1962

Dekoron Unitherm Founded.

Dekoron Unitherm was founded in 1962.

 

1965

Harbour Founded.

Harbour Industries was founded in 1965.

 

1984

Cable USA is Founded

CableUSAFounded in 1984, Cable USA’s headquarters and cable manufacturing plant are located in Naples, Florida.

 

1985

Comtran Cable is Founded

comtran-aerialComtran was founded in 1985 Whitinsville, MA.

 

1993

Gendon founded.

Gendon Polymer Services, Inc, was founded in 1993.

 

2009

Radiant-RSCC

Radiant RSCC was founded September 9, 2009

 

2012

RSCC A&D Flat Shields

RSCC: Aerospace & Defense® is pleased to present its latest cable manufacturing capability – flat shields – progressing further towards providing ranging innovation for demanding solutions.

 

2013

Marmon EWC Opens New Innovation Center

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Marmon Engineered Wire & Cable continues historical leadership in the high performance wire and cable industry by opening a new 16,000 sq. ft. Innovation & Technology Center in East Granby, Connecticut.

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2015

Comtran Cable Announces X-Link™ Nuclear Communications Cables

Designed for nuclear power production facilities, providing a long-term solution to data communications, security, and environmental monitoring systems.

 

2017

KITCO Fiber Optics Joins Marmon Aerospace & Defense LLC

Marmon Aerospace & Defense LLC, a Marmon/Berkshire Hathaway company, announced the acquisition of KITCO Fiber Optics of Virginia Beach, VA, a highly-respected leader in the specialty, military, and aerospace fiber optic industries.

RSCC introduces PermaLife™

A full line of 60 year Qualified Medium Voltage Cables.