Production – Cable Production in Germany, Poland & China

HELUKABEL has been manufacturing cables since 1988 in the Windsbach factory near Nuremberg. Our test facilities are in the same location, and to date, Windsbach's production capacity has been expanded three times, which is a strong commitment to Germany as a production location. Other production plants in Europe are located in Meissen, Germany, and Jaworzno, Poland. Since 2014, an additional production facility was established in Taicang, China, which enables us to react quickly and flexibly to requests from Asian customers.

Wire drawing
Wire drawing close up

Windsbach & Meissen - Production Sites in Germany

In our two facilities we manufacture according to the latest production methods, and annually we produce approx. 621,371 miles of conductors (that’s 25 times around the globe). Over 300 employees are specialized in making high-quality standard and specialty cables.

Using the latest materials in cable technology, and cooperating with international testing institutes, makes us an innovation leader in the areas of automation, data technology, building management systems, and renewable energy.

Production figures:

  • 538,196 ft² / 50.000 m² Production Facility
  • 26 Extrustion lines
  • 20 Stranding machines
  • 60 Braiding machines
  • Cables & wires from AWG30 to 2,000 kcmil (0.05 to 1000 mm²)
  • According to: EAC, UL, CSA, HAR, CCC, Germanischer Lloyd, TÜV or according to customer specifications
HELUKABEL production building in Windsbach from the outside
HELUKABEL® production plant in Windsbach, Germany
Interior view of HELUKABEL subsidiary Balzer Kabel in Meißen
HELUKABEL® subsidiary Balzer Kabel in Meissen, Germany

Jaworzno - Poland Production

In the vicinity of Krakow, our subsidiary Eltron Kabel manufactures high-quality copper stranded wires and strands, compensating and thermoelectric cables as well as cables capable of withstanding high temperatures, for permanent use up to 400°C. These products, which are manufactured according to international standards as well as customer-specific requirements, are used worldwide, for example, in the automotive industry, electrical industry, large-scale plant construction and heavy industry sectors.

Cable production in Jaworzno, Poland
Cable production in Jaworzno, Poland
Building Eltron Kabel
Eltron Kabel

Taicang - China Production

HELUKABEL operates a production facility in Taicang (near Shanghai) in China. A production space of 75,347 ft² (7,000 m²) is used to produce cables and wires for the Asian market.

The focus is on premium flexible and highly flexible cables and wires, manufactured according to Chinese and international standards. Adjustable manufacturing cells allow for short delivery times, and their proximity to HELUKABEL's Asia logistics center offers important advantages for executing large projects in the Asian market.

Helukabel production Taicang building from the outside