Prysmian SpA engages in the development, design, manufacturing, supply, and installation of cables. It operates through the following business segments: Energy Projects, Energy Products, and Telecom. The Energy Projects segment The Energy 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 Telecom segment manufactures cable systems and connectivity products through its optical fiber, optical cables, connectivity components and accessories, optical ground wire cables, and copper cables business lines. The company was founded on May 12, 2005 and is headquartered in Milan, Italy.