cable duct


Also found in: Acronyms.

cable duct

[′kā·bəl ‚dəkt]
(engineering)
A pipe, either earthenware or concrete, through which prestressing wires or electric cable are pulled.

cable duct

A rigid metal duct through which insulated electric conductors are run, generally conductors carrying large currents; for underground installations, concrete pipes usually are used.
References in periodicals archive ?
8 million feet, in excess of 1,000 miles per month, of fibre optic cable duct for the telecommunications industry.
Invitation to tender : Installation, renovation and completion of facilities: new fire alarm system, new safety and escape route indicator lighting, new lighting in the rooms, new Stockwerksverteilanlagen the 1st and 2nd floor, installations for all safety-related systems, installations for IT, telephony and clock systems , renewal and expansion of Trasseeanlagen and cable ducts, CCTV, Evakuationsanlage.
Presumably for security reasons little was published at the time, but the tunnels are more correctly referred to as cable ducts.
Emtelle Holdings BV, based in Hawick in the Scottish Borders, has purchased Indian micro-irrigation business Parixit Industries Limited, which will begin making the company's cable ducts next year.
The new High Tech Extrusion grouping combines Theysohn Extrusionstechnik, Technoplast Kunststofftechnik, and Kopf Kunststofftechnik--part of the Theysohn group which makes tooling for window systems, cable ducts, gutters, and foam and other profiles--to create an "all in one" extrusion systems supplier.
The project has also passed an EIB environmental impact assessment, because the investment mainly covers upgrades or extensions of plant in existing premises, with just minor disturbances resulting from installing new cable ducts and equipment shelters.
The cable ducts and door joints are reinforced to resist munitions, and the entire passenger cell is reinforced with sections of ballistic-resistant steel.
Unique swiveling front-mount cable rings provide patch cable management, and oversize cable ducts handle massive cable bundles.
So traps have been set, plastic will cover air-conditioning vents and computer cable ducts are being covered to try to prevent the sinister critters from running amok.
CoCreate's Dynamic Conferencing module or any VRML-Plug-in application can view the place of components, cable ducts, mounting rails and mechanical add-on parts in 3-D, before manufacturing.
Simple cable ducts for the input leads are machined into the clamping plate, eliminating the need to integrate supply bores for hydraulic fluid or air.
BT contractors will be installing cable ducts beneath Leeds Road (A58) at the junction with Denholme Gate Road (A644).