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R&M Increases Production of Fibre Optic Cables

Cable plant in the Czech Republic to be expanded further. Expertise in cable production and fibre optics combined. Ready-to-install cabling and pre-terminated cable assemblies in demand.

The R&M cable plant in the Czech Republic manufactures standard and special fiber optic cables for a wide variety of markets and application areas. R&M bundles its know-how in cable production and fiber optic connectivity to manufacture pre-terminated, ready-to-install cable assemblies. Image: R&M

Wetzikon/Děčín, November 18, 2021. R&M, the globally active developer and provider of cabling systems for high-quality network infrastructures, based in Wetzikon, Switzerland, is expanding its production capacities at the cable plant in Děčín, Czech Republic. By the end of 2022, R&M will be investing several million Swiss francs in new production facilities for fiber optic cables.

The plant has been working at maximum capacity since it was taken over by R&M in 2018. «As expected, the high demand for fiber optic cabling is continuing. This is why we are expanding and optimizing our cable production,» says Andreas Rüsseler, CMO R&M.

Telecom, Internet, and cloud industries are continuing to invest more in the expansion of fiber optic networks. The 5G ecosystem is also growing. 5G expansion r