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TCu/MGT/EPR Shipboard Cables

Eland Cables is a leading supplier of fire resistant shipboard cables manufactured to various standards including British Standard BS7917. This includes a range of robust instrumentation cables which is approved by the Lloyd's Register.
All of these fire survival instrumentation cables have a heavy-duty (SW4) Zero Halogen sheath that is heat-resistant, oil-resistant, and flame-retardant, making them suitable for use on these self-contained, remote installations where smoke and toxic fumes in the event of fire could be catastrophic to human life and electrical equipment.

Shipboard cable - TCu/MGT/EPR - cable construction

  600/1000V 150/250V
(individually screened)
(collectively screened)
Conductor 1.5mm2: Flexible tinned copper (Class 5)
2.5mm2: Stranded tinned copper (Class 2)
Up to 1.5mm2: Flexible tinned copper (Class 5)
2.5mm2: Stranded tinned copper (Class 2)
Flexible tinned copper (Class 5)
Separator Mica Glass Tape (MGT)
Insulation Halogen free Ethylene Propylene Rubber (EPR) Type GP4
Screen - Individual aluminium polyester tape (Al/PET) Collective Al/PET
Bedding Halogen free elastomer EPR Type SB 1
Armour Galvanised steel wire braid (GSWB)
Outersheath Halogen free heat and oil resistant, flame retardant elastomer Type SW4

Shipboard cable specialist 

We supply a comprehensive range of marine & offshore industry and shipboard cables. Our engineers have a wealth of experience providing technical support with matters ranging from cable selection to cable design and third-party cable testing, Please contact us to discuss your specific requirements.

Range of Cables

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Cable Standards and Approvals


BS 7917, BS 7655-1.2, BS EN/IEC 60331-21, BS EN/IEC 60332-1-2, BS EN/IEC 60332-3-22, BS EN/IEC 60754-1

TCu/MGT/EPR/CS/ZH/GSWB/ZH 150/250V Cable
BS 7917, BS 7655-1.2, BS 7655-2.6, BS EN/IEC 60331-21, BS EN/IEC 60332-1-2, BS EN/IEC 60332-3-22, BS EN/IEC 60754-1

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Also Known As

Shipboard Power cable, Shipboard Instrumentation cable, Offshore Fire cable, Marine cable,

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Call Sales on +44 (0)20 7241 8787

Technical Hotline +44 (0)20 7241 8500

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.