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  • HUBER+SUHNER sees clear upward trend in second half year – boom in Fiber Optics division continues

    HUBER+SUHNER sees clear upward trend in second half year – boom in Fiber Optics division continues

    In the second half of 2012, order intake and net sales achieved significantly higher values than in the corresponding period of the previous year. Overall net sales amounted to around CHF 697 million, corresponding to a shortfall of 8% compared with the previous year. By contrast, order intake slightly exceeded that of the previous year (around CHF 748 million, +2%). In terms of net sales, the trend reversal started around the middle of the year, in terms of order intake it already started at the beginning of the second quarter. The book-to-bill rate reached a value of 1.07. Strengthened by the acquisition of Astrolab, HUBER+SUHNER takes the positive momentum forward into 2013 and anticipates a good start to the new financial year.


  • HUBER+SUHNER strengthens its position in radio frequency high tech niches by acquiring Astrolab, Inc.

    HUBER+SUHNER strengthens its position in radio frequency high tech niches by acquiring Astrolab, Inc.

    As of 28 December HUBER+SUHNER acquired the assets of Astrolab, Inc. based in Warren, New Jersey at a non-disclosed price. The deal will be financed from own resources. With its patented minibend® and microbend® cable assemblies Astrolab is mainly active in high tech niche markets like space & defence and offers high end radio frequency solutions for industrial markets.


  • Energaia 2012 - HUBER+SUHNER presents the new modular junction box with integrated safety feature

    Energaia 2012 - HUBER+SUHNER presents the new modular junction box with integrated safety feature

    In collaboration with Mersen, HUBER+SUHNER is developing a safety system for the prevention of fires in PV installations. A smart junction box is part of the system. It is based on the RADOX® SolarBox HM0 by HUBER+SUHNER. Mersen is presenting this jointly-developed solution at Energaia 2012 in Montpellier.


  • HUBER+SUHNER WiFi catalogue issue 2013 now available online

    HUBER+SUHNER WiFi catalogue issue 2013 now available online

    2012 has shown a significant growth in the marketplaces “transportation”, “intelligent traffic systems” and “wireless automation”. Thus, HUBER+SUHNER increases its WiFi antenna portfolio to meet the special requirements of related applications.


  • HUBER+SUHNER ECO antenna, SWA-0827/360/4/0/V

    HUBER+SUHNER ECO antenna, SWA-0827/360/4/0/V

    The continuously increasing demand for data services driven by the exponential growth of smartphone users leads to corresponding investments in the IBC (In building coverage) infrastructure on the part of the mobile operators. HUBER+SUHNER offers a broad portfolio of high quality passive connectivity solutions for the DAS (Distributed Antenna System) market. The components allow the combining, distribution and radiation of broadband RF signals from multiple operators. Hence a high availability of mobile services can be provided inside buildings with HUBER+SUHNER components.


  • New Yagi antenna for the railway sector

    New Yagi antenna for the railway sector

    Effective immediately, the SENCITY® SPOT-M Yagi antenna is expanding the CBTC (Communication-Based Train Control) product portfolio from HUBER+SUHNER. This WiFi antenna was specially developed for the market and application-specific requirements of CBTC systems.


  • Anticipated recovery started during third quarter

    Anticipated recovery started during third quarter

    Net sales increased noticeably during third quarter +++ Order intake again exceeded net sales +++ Cumulative shortfall in net sales compared with previous year reduced to 16% +++ Positive currency effects on net sales compared with previous year just under 2% +++ Fiber Optics Division records very dynamic growth +++ Solar continues to decline +++ Expectations for the financial year 2012 confirmed.


  • Revolutionary RADOX® Fiber optic cables

    Revolutionary RADOX® Fiber optic cables

    The RADOX brand applies to HUBER+SUHNER’s specially developed insulation materials, which are highly resistant to thermal, chemical, electrical and mechanical loads. Due to a new crosslinking process these properties, that are increasingly requested from customers, are now implemented for fiber optic cables.


  • Now available: Product portfolio overview for Test & Measurement

    Now available: Product portfolio overview for Test & Measurement

    In addition to our catalogues which are available online, a product portfolio brochure for Test & Measurement has been created which is ready for use in a printed version as well as online.


  • Railway: New catalogue + further updates

    Railway: New catalogue + further updates

    Following an extensive update of the "Railway products" catalogue, current information is once again available for HUBER+SUHNER's wide product range.


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