The use of LAN data cabling is increasing rapidly on ships and offshore installations. To meet the demands of the rugged offshore environment DNV marine approved Category 5E & DNV marine approved Category 7 cables are available from stock. Both cables are manufactured with an SHF1 sheath in accordance with IEC 60092-359, low smoke halogen free (LSZH) rated and fire retardant to IEC 60332-3 standards.
Armoured versions are also available for use in harsh environments and additional sheathing options include:
SHF2 sheath: Ideal for environments with increase oil and hydrocarbon contamination. Flame retardant to IEC 60332-3-24.
MUD resistant sheath: resistant to drilling MUD, cutting fluids and chemicals in accordance with NEK 606 and flame retardant to IEC 60332-3-24.