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Cablex Partners with Violet Defense to Introduce Its UV Disinfection Product Portfolio to Australia

Updated: Nov 6, 2020

Victoria, Australia – November 6, 2020 – Cablex Pty Ltd, a leading manufacturer, integrator and exporter of complex solutions for the defense, aerospace, and transportation markets, announced today it has entered into a strategic agreement with Violet Defense, a US-based company that is a leading producer of pulsed Xenon UV disinfection devices.

“Australia has been leading the world in developing the crisis response to this pandemic, but as people return to ‘normal,’ we need to help businesses implement proven and trusted solutions to deliver clean and disinfected environments,’ said Michael Zimmer, CEO of Cablex. “UV disinfection is a solution that is already proven and available, so we are proud to be partnering with Violet Defense to bring their patented technology to help make Australians feel safer as the economy opens up,” added Zimmer.

Under this arrangement, Cablex will act as the designated representative and local supplier of Violet Defense’s UV disinfection products that leverage their patented technology to harness the proven power of ultraviolet light for use in everyday spaces, with the long-term plan to bring regional manufacturing of Violet Defense’s products to Australia.

“We are very excited to be partnering with Cablex to introduce our technology into the Australian Market. Combining both

their unique relationships within the

government sector and their high-end manufacturing and assembly capabilities, Cablex will have the technical expertise and the connections needed to properly position our S.A.G.E. UV line of products as a critical part of the solution to help protect against the threat of COVID-19 and other harmful pathogens,” said Terrance Berland, CEO of Violet Defense.

Together with Violet Defense as its technology partner, Cablex will research and create opportunities to bring both mobile and installed UV disinfection solutions to government organizations and other settings across Australia.Due to the unique combination of their power, effectiveness, size, and price point, Violet Defense’s products have already been deployed in a variety of uses, including public transit, emergency response vehicles and command centers, schools, hotels, commercial office buildings, operating rooms, athletic facilities, and more.

About Cablex

Established in 1985, Cablex is a privately owned Australian Company headquartered in Melbourne, Australia. Cablex is Australia’s leading manufacturer and exporter of complex Electrical Wiring InterConnect Systems (EWIS), electromechanical assemblies, avionic bays, consoles and box build electrical enclosures for the Defence and Aerospace market. Cablex has significant experience in developing and manufacturing electrical systems for harsh environments and developing solutions where electrical noise is a critical factor. Cablex offers bespoke end-to-end world-class engineering support and C4I systems engineering and integration. For more information, visit

About Violet Defense

Violet Defense uses UV disinfection to protect everyday spaces from harmful pathogens by killing up to 99.9% of bacteria and viruses, including E. coli, Salmonella, MRSA, C. diff., Norovirus, C. auris, and coronavirus. Violet Defense’s technology is the only known Pulsed Xenon solution that can be installed into a room full-time, creating a continuous way to address disinfection needs of all types of settings. For more information, visit or follow us on Facebook (@violetdefense) or LinkedIn (@violetdefensetechnology).

Media Contact for Cablex: Tim Cadman

Group Manager, Business Development

+61 (0) 416 293 880

Media Contact for Violet Defense: Jessica Jones

Vice President of Marketing

407.433.1104, x1002

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