Datwyler IT Infra
|1915||Adolf Dätwyler founded the company and began producing electrical conductors using aluminium.|
|The production of telephone cables began|
|1944||The production of high-frequency cables began.|
|1973||Kaved Ltd. was acquired. The value chain was extended by adding cable harnessing. Datwyler produced the first flat cable for lifts with up to 400 metre shaft height.|
|1986||The production of fibre optic cables began.|
|1987||“Uninet“ (today: “Datwyler CU“) data cables and the future-proof concept for structured building cabling were introduced|
|1991||Datwyler safety cable became the first fire safety cable in the world to successfully pass E90 testing as per DIN 4102-12.|
|1998||International expansion: Datwyler entered the Chinese market.|
|2002||Optofil Safety (today: “Datwyler FO Universal ... Safety”) became the first metal-free fibre optic cable with E30 circuit integrity as per DIN 4102-12.|
|2005||Datwyler significantly expanded its international distribution network, e.g. in Eastern Europe and the Middle East.|
|2008||Datwyler introduced pre-assembled trunk (multiple) cables and high-density systems that specifically address the demand for efficient data centre cabling.|
|2009||Datwyler started to offer complete turnkey solutions for data networks, data centres and FTTx networks.|
|2010||Datwyler became full service general contractor for several FTTx projects in Switzerland. Introduction of FTTH special cables and wall outlets.|
|2011||Datwyler opened a branch in Dubai.|
|2012||Introduction of the "Datwyler Data Centre Solution”. |
Renaming to "Datwyler Cabling Solutions AG" in Switzerland (1 Nov 2012).
|2013||Acquisition by Pema Holding AG. |
Introduction of the first Category 8 data cable “CU 8203 4P".
|2015||Datwyler introduced “FO Outdoor wbKT Micro Combi”, the first mini hybrid cable for NGN and NGA networks.|
|2016||The Cat.7 data cable “CU 7000 4P Home” with a diameter of only 5.8 mm and the “FO Outdoor wbKT S-Micro 12x24” with a diameter of only 10.4 mm were introduced.|
|2018||Datwyler opened a branch in Italy.|
|2019||Datwyler opened a branch in the Czech Republic. |
Introduction of the “High-Density Data Centre Solution” (HD-DCS) and the Micro and Mini Data Centres.
|2020||The “FO Universal DLTS” cable family was introduced. |
Rebranding: “Datwyler Cabling Solutions” became “Datwyler IT Infra”.