Prysmian SpA engages in the development, design, manufacturing, supply, and installation of cables. It operates through the following business segments: Energy Projects, Energy Products, Oil&Gas and Telecom. The Energy Projects segment covers high-technology and high value-added businesses whose focus is on projects and their execution, as well as on product customization namely, high voltage underground, submarine, and SURF which comprises umbilical cables, flexible pipes, and special Downhole Technology cables. The Energy Products segment offers cables and systems for the utilities, trade and installers, and industrial sectors. The Oil&Gas segment covers down-hole technology products, SURF and core cables for applications in the fields of exploration & production, pipeline & LNG and refineries & petrochemicals. The Telecom Segment makes cable systems and connectivity products used in telecommunication networks. The company was founded on May 12, 2005 and is headquartered in Milan, Italy.