Established in 1927, General Cable has a division in Lincoln, R.I., and offers development, designing, manufacturing, marketing and distribution of copper, aluminum and fiber optic wires and cable products. It serves various industries, such as energy, specialty, commercial, industrial, electric utility, telecommunications, original equipment manufacturers, military and government, retail, electrical and communications distributors. The company provides a wide variety of products, such as automotive equipment, cords and cordsets, central office cables, electric utilities and electronic equipment. Its products also includes fiber-optic systems, industrial, military, mining and nuclear equipments, offshore and marine shipboards, telecommunications and transit cables, and specialty wire harnesses. General Cable has a network of more than 25 facilities in over 10 countries, including China, Australia, New Zealand, Fiji, Brazil, Angola and Spain.