29 May 2015 | Filed under: News

R&M Appointed TKF Marine Cable Distributor


TKF Marine CableR&M Electrical Group are delighted to be appointed by BV Twentsche Kabelfabriek (TKF) as the official distributors for their Marine Cable range. The exclusive distribution agreement covers the UK, Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan and Cyprus, where R&M have very strong ties to the Marine Industry.

TKF’s range of marine cable products, cover Low voltage, and Instrument types in both armoured and un-armoured constructions, and all variants in ‘standard’ Flame retardant and Fire Resistant formats. In addition to the LV and Instrumentation ranges, TKF also produce medium voltage types up to and including 18/30Kv.

All Marine cable types are supported by the recognised Type Approving bodies, with all but one (limited) range of products Type tested and Approved by Det Norske Veritas (DNV), Lloyd’s Register of Shipping (LRS), American Bureau of Shipping (ABS), Bureau Veritas (BV) and Germanischer Lloyd (GL).

The working partnership between R&M and TKF combines an exceptional quality product, with an enviable quality of service that provides for a good strategic partner for the supply of marine cable to the global market place.

“We are extremely pleased to have been appointed the TKF distributor for our activities within the UK, Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan and Cyprus.   The supply of marine cable in these locations is key to our success, and working with a company that has such an internationally recognised reputation in the manufacture of this type of cable is recognition of our supply achievements in this area” Andrew Baggott – Director.

TKF were founded in Holland in 1930 and have grown from a cable producer servicing local Dutch companies to a nationally renowned cable technology leader with a customer base that extends globally.

TKF are part of the TKH Group NV of companies, giving them access to a wide and diverse range of international services, including marketing, purchasing, sales and research groups.

In addition to the extensive range of marine cables they specialise in  fibre network solutions, offshore cable, industrial cable, energy cable, building & infra cable, instrumentation and bus cable, all manufactured to the required international approvals.

For more information or for a quote – please contact R&M Cable Division or R&M Marine Division.