Metallurgica Bresciana entered China market since 2007. As one of the original cable supplier to the Alstom Pendolino EMU train, the 1st batch of our rolling stock special cables were installed on the CRH5 EMU trains(The converted platform from Pendolino) in China. With the rapid development of China railway market, to better serve local customers in China, in January 2011, Metallurgica Bresciana invested the 2nd manufacturing site in Maanshan, Anhui, China. The equipment, manufacturing technology and materials are all from Italy. After 2 years of setup and commissioning, the Maanshan plant is officially operational in 2013.

Metallurgica Bresciana China is dedicated to serve the China rail transportation market. We are able to manufacture and supply the complete range of EN50264, EN50306, EN50382 EN standard rolling stock cables. Under HQ’s R&D platform, we are also capable of provide customized cable solution such as the inter vehicle jumper cable, hybrid cable etc.

As of 2021, Metallurgica Bresciana China has grown to be one of the major import brand rolling stock cable manufacturer in China rail transportation market. Our complete range of EN rolling stock cables are widely used on CRH and FUXINGHAO high speed trains, as well as all kinds of metro, LRV, Monorail, LFT cars that are operating in more than 20 large and medium cities such as Shanghai, Beijing, Shenzhen, Chongqing, Chengdu, Nanjing, Hangzhou, Suzhou, Xian, Wuhan, Zhengzhou, etc. As an old Italian company with more than 50 years of special cable manufacturing experience, we offer reliability for people’s every day commuting safety in China.


Metallurgica Bresciana, design and manufacture special copper and fiber optic cables since 1968. The company offers a broad product range specialized for different market sectors such as railways, telecommunications, oil & gas, industrial automation and military.

Metallurgica Bresciana’s ability for innovation stands out from the early 90s, with the installation of a linear electron accelerator (the first and only in Italy). It became the cornerstone for the production of new cables with improved properties for uses in high-temperature and other extreme environments.

A number of major innovations took place in the production of a wide range of end-to-end fiber optic micro-cables responding to the today’s increasing demands of bandwidth capacity (FTTH).

The headquarters and main production site is located in Dello, close to Brescia in the north of Italy. The second plant was built in Ma’anshan (Popular Republic of China) and is dedicated to the production of cables to serve the local market.

Metallurgica Bresciana S.p.A. represent one of the most significant, dynamic and well-established companies in the market of special cables.

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Our Milestones


The company was established, focusing on design and produce special copper cables and optical cables


Creation of new linear electron accelerator to further enhance innovation ability


First to provide silicone rubber cables to Ansaldo and Alstom


Among the First few foreign brands suppling cables to China high speed project in China


To better serve the Chinese market, a new factory is established in Ma’anshan


Cable supplier for the fully automated M5 line for Milan Expo 2015


Become one of the most reputable imported cable brands in the Chinese market

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