We supply a comprehensive range of Distribution Network Operator (DNO) approved cables from stock and on short manufacturing lead times for larger projects.
Utility Approved cables
|Electric utility||Geographical region covered|
|Electricity Northwest (ENW)||North West England|
|Northern Ireland Electricity||Northern Ireland|
|Northern Powergrid (NPG)||North East England, Yorkshire|
|Scottish Power Energy Networks (SPEN)||Central and southern Scotland, Merseyside, Cheshire, North Wales and North Shropshire|
|SSE Power Distribution (SSE)||North Scotland, Southern England|
|UK Power Networks (UKPN)||Eastern England, South-East England, London|
|National Grid Energy Distribution (NGED) - formerly WPD||East Midlands, West Midlands, South Wales and South-West England|
11kV Triplex Cables
A number of the 11kV DNO cables are supplied in triplex format, with three single core cables twisted together before being wound onto drums. This includes the triplex 11kV cable for UKPN, Western Power Distribution, Northern Power Grid and Electricity North West.
Low Voltage Waveform Cables
Waveform cables are 3 core and 4 core solid segmented aluminium conductors with XLPE insulation and PVC sheathing designed as a service cable for the final connection to properties. Manufactured to BS7870 and with a voltage rating of 0.6/1kV these waveform cables are also DNO-approved.
DNO / Utility cable selection and approvalsEland Cables' technical engineers have vast experience of assisting clients with DNO-approved cable selection. We also work closely with a number of utilities in the UK and internationally to develop new cables and to secure product approvals. Please contact us to discuss your project and maintenance requirements.
Power Networks Cable CatalogueThe second edition of Eland Cables' technical guide containing DNO specification cables and general medium voltage specifications is available to download. Hard copies are available upon request from our DNO project team by calling 020 7241 8579.
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