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Electricity North West (ENW) cable

As suggested by its name, Electricity North West supplies power to 2,400,000 homes across the North-West of England. DNO-approved cables of ENW specification, manufactured by approved suppliers are the only cables permitted for use on their section of the National Grid. In total, Electricity North West owns and maintains over 44,000km of underground cable and 13,000km of overhead line wire.

Electricity Northwest cable drums for next  day delivery

Electricity North West Cable Construction

  11kV triplex cable 33kV single core cable
Conductor Circular solid aluminium (Class 1) Stranded aluminium (Class 2)
Conductor screen Extruded semi-conductive cross-linked polyethylene (XLPE) solidly bonded
Insulation XLPE
Insulation screen Extruded semi-conductive cross-linked polyethylene (XLPE) strippable
Screen Copper Wires
Separator Binding tape
Sheath Medium density polyethylene (MDPE)
Sheath Colour Red Black


Full technical specifications are available for PDF download or contact us for technical and project assistance. These DNO-approved cables form part of the wider range of Medium Voltage cables including 6kV, 11kv, 22kV and 33kV British Standard armoured cables and 10kV, 20kV and 30kV European standard unarmoured cables. Additionally, Low Voltage Waveform cables for all Distribution Network Operators and a complete range of cable accessories are available.

ENW Cables for Next-day Delivery

The 11kV and 33kV ENW cable are held in stock for immediate despatch. For larger requirements, we offer some of the shortest manufacturing lead times in the industry. Contact our DNO-specialists for more information on our cable portfolio and the services designed to support NERS contractors and IDNOs.


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The Cable Lab®

UKAS-accredited specialist cable testing laboratory

About Eland Cables

The Cable Lab® our in-house cable testing facility, is UKAS-accredited to ISO 17025, which is the single most important standard for calibration and testing laboratories around the world. Accreditation to this international standard demonstrates our laboratory's technical competence and the accuracy of its results.

For our customers, it means peace of mind. They can have full confidence in the quality of our products and can demonstrate due diligence in selecting their cable supplier.

Our customers can also rely on the Cable Lab's services for an independent, objective and comprehensive quality assessment of cables procured from third parties.


About Eland Cables

About Eland Cables

Established in 1975, Eland Cables is a supplier of power, data, instrumentation and control cables and cable accessories to the world's most demanding industries and to some of its most prestigious projects. Our reputation is built on an unswerving focus on quality, technical expertise and customer service.


Our focus on quality has resulted in our in-house specialist cable testing facility securing the ISO 17025 accreditation. This certifies the competence, impartiality and performance capability of our laboratory and its evaluations. In turn, it means peace of mind for our customers with regard to the quality of the cables they source from us.

Expert tecHnical support

Our highly-qualified technical team is on hand to provide technical support with all aspects of cable selection, technical specification, regulatory requirements, and bespoke cable design and manufacture.

Complete Cable Solutions

We are a key contributor to projects in over 100 countries every year, adding value through comprehensive technical support, reliable logistics, innovative solutions, and a customer-centric approach.