About us

Energy transmission and distribution at the highest level.

Südkabel GmbH is a medium sized German company, founded in 1898. Our plants are located in Mannheim and are one of the world wide leading manufacturers of cables, cable systems and cable accessories. Südkabel products are produced acc. to national and international standards and specifications and is certified acc. to ISO 9001, 14001, 45001, 50001.

Project engineering, production, supply, installation services and commissioning: we are at you your disposal whenever you need us - with products and services for your projects.

Tradition and innovation, driving force and pioneers: at Südkabel, we are proud of our heritage and everything that has been developed and achieved in Mannheim for more than 100 years. After all, we don't just produce high quality cables and accessoiries, but also accomplish pioneering work -particularly in the field of XLPE technology.

Products and services

Accessoires for medium, high and extra-high voltage cables:

  • Outdoor terminations
  • Conventional and plug-in terminations for SF6
    switchgears and transformers
  • Cable Joints
  • Plug-in terminations for outer and inner cone systems
  • Medium voltage cable links
  • Accessoires for electrostatic precipitator cables
  • XLPE cables from 6 KV to 550 kV

Cable systems:

  • Turnkey XLPE-insulated cable systems up to 500 kV


  • Training for installation personnel
  • Installation of accessories

T-Connector SAT 36

Further reading

High & Extra High Voltage Cable

Further reading


Further reading

Südkabel GmbH
Rhenaniastr. 12 – 30
68199 Mannheim

Phone: +49 621 8507-01
Fax: +49 621 8507-294
Internet: www.suedkabel.de
E-mail: Send message

Contact person

Sebastian Ebert
Head of Sales & Project Execution
Phone: +49 173 2598491
E-mail: Send message

News & Innovations

"NEW: HVDC Cable Systems ±320 kV *** Dry Flexible Outdoor Terminations *** Temporary Site Cables"

HVDC cable systems ±320 kV

  • Polymeric extruded HVDC cable systems as the backbone for future energy transmission
  • German HVDC corridor projects (Korridor A, SL, SOL)
  • European interconnector projects (Greenlink, NeuConnect, Hansa PowerBridge, …)
  • Significant number of upcoming HVDC projects


Temporary site cables up to 220 kV

  • with flexible outdoor sealing ends pre-installed at special cable drum


Flexible outdoor terminations up to 220 kV

  • type EHFS 72.5 - 220 (dry-type, gas-free)
  • made of silicone rubber (suitable for pre-installed temporary site cable connections)

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