General Cable

General Cable is a company that develops, designs, manufactures, markets, and distributes copper, aluminum, and fiber optic wire and cable products and system solutions. It offers bare overhead conductors, winding wire, power cords, wire harnesses, voltage distribution, copper, aluminum alloy feeder, service entrance, and armored cables, etc. The company serves the energy, construction, industrial, specialty, communications, and renewable energy markets.

Employee Rating

3.6
TypeSubsidiary
Parent CompanyPrysmian Group
HQHighland Heights, KY, US
Founded1927
Websitegeneralcable.com
Cybersecurity ratingAMore
General Cable was founded in 1927 and is headquartered in Highland Heights, KY, US

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Key People/Management at General Cable

David S.

David S.

CFO China
Robert Kenny

Robert Kenny

Vice President and General Manager
Joe Debolt

Joe Debolt

Vice President of Renewables
Mike Stearley

Mike Stearley

Vice President of Sales
Joe Coffey

Joe Coffey

Director of Transmission-North America
Dale Langhans

Dale Langhans

Director of Sales
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General Cable Office Locations

General Cable has offices in Highland Heights, Chino, Du Quoin, Indianapolis and in 13 other locations
Highland Heights, KY, US (HQ)
4 Tesseneer Rd
Chino, CA, US
13965 Pipeline Ave
Du Quoin, IL, US
1453 S Washington St
Indianapolis, IN, US
7950 Rockville Rd
Jackson, TN, US
19 Bobrick Dr
Lincoln, RI, US
3 Carol Dr
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General Cable Financials and Metrics

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Founding Date

1927
General Cable is a subsidiary of Prysmian Group

General Cable Operating Metrics

Aug, 2020

Industries Served

5

Patent Applications

57

Patents Issued

92

Trademarks

143
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General Cable Cybersecurity Score

Cybersecurity ratingPremium dataset

A

91/100

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General Cable Online and Social Media Presence

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General Cable Company Culture

  • Overall Culture

    B

    71/100

  • CEO Rating

    B

    70/100

  • Compensation

    A+

    88/100

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General Cable News and Updates

General Cable applies for tax abatement for new expansion plans, adding 75 jobs

General Cable — one of the largest manufacturers of electric utility cable, powering the world — has submitted an application for tax abatement to Harrison County to support new expansion plans.

General Cable applies for tax abatement for new expansion plans, adding 75 jobs

The application comes five years after General Cable broke ground on additional space by expanding the company’s Scottsville facility in Harrison County by 110,000 square feet.

Global Fiber Optics Market Report 2021-2027 with Focus on Select Players - Corning, Finisar, Finolex Cables, Furukawa Electric, General Cable, LEONI, LS Cable & System, Prysmian

Dublin, June 30, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Fiber Optics - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.

Insights on the Fire Resistant Cables Global Market to 2027 - Featuring General Cable, Leoni and Prysmian Among Others

Dublin, May 25, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The "Fire Resistant Cables - Global Market Trajectory & Analytics" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering. Amid the COVID-19 crisis, the global market for Fire Resistant Cables estimated at US$1.8 Billion in the year 2020, is project…

CCOO Denuncia Que General Cable Cerrará La Planta De Manlleu Este Año

CCOO ha denunciado que General Cable cerrará la planta de Manlleu (Barcelona) antes de que finalice este año, lo que incumple el acuerdo que la compañía suscribió con los sindicatos el pasado noviembre mediante el cual se comprometía a finalizar la actividad de dicha fábrica en diciembre de 2021

KHNP Seeking Damages from General Cable of the U.S.

Korea Hydro & Nuclear Power (KHNP) is seeking nine billion won in damages from General Cable, the largest cable and wire company in North America
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General Cable Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was General Cable founded?

    General Cable was founded in 1927.

  • Who are General Cable key executives?

    General Cable's key executives are David S., Robert Kenny and Joe Debolt.

  • How many employees does General Cable have?

    General Cable has 8,500 employees.

  • Who are General Cable competitors?

    Competitors of General Cable include Hitachi Metals America, Samtec and NKT.

  • Where is General Cable headquarters?

    General Cable headquarters is located at 4 Tesseneer Rd, Highland Heights.

  • Where are General Cable offices?

    General Cable has offices in Highland Heights, Chino, Du Quoin, Indianapolis and in 13 other locations.

  • How many offices does General Cable have?

    General Cable has 17 offices.