Project Description

Draka is active worldwide in the development, production and sale of all kinds of cable solutions for a wide variety of customers. In the Benelux Draka’s cables are used in low-voltage systems, industrial applications, data networking and telecom infrastructure such as Fiber-to-the-Home. Draka is a supplier of innovative low voltage cables and a reliable partner for consultants and installers in the electrical industry.


The Draka brand was founded in 1910 as the NV Hollandsche Wire & Cable Factory. Three years later the Dutch Cable Factory (NKF) started in Delft. NKF was later acquired by Pirelli Cavi – predecessor of Prysmian. Since 2011, Draka and Prysmian came together in the biggest cable producing company in the world: Prysmian Group.


Prysmian Group – listed on the Milan Stock Exchange Blue Chip index and – is the market leader in the field of high-tech cables and systems for energy and telecommunications.

Key figures

  • Turnover: €7 billion (2013)
  • Number of Employees: 19.000
  • Worldwide: 91 factories & 17 R&D-centers in 50 countries
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