DEUTSCH P18-SW900 series connectors

DEUTSCH P18-SW900 Series Connectors

DEUTSCH P18-SW900 Series Connectors are designed to withstand the rigors of offshore applications, such as subsea pumping, gas compression, power distribution, and electrical heating. This deep product range goes from cable terminations to wet mate connectors, through jumpers, penetrators and insulated caps. Supporting rated seawater temperatures from -5°C to +40°C and depths down to 2000m, this 18/30(36)kV-rated range is designed for harsh subsea environments. This product helps you meet the industry’s latest and most stringent requirements in terms of quality, reliability and robustness. It is designed for 25 years of maintenance-free performance, and has been certified through extensive testing and successful deployments.

Product Features:

DEUTSCH P18-SW900 Series Connectors

Electrical Characteristics
• Number of Contacts: 1
• Rated Voltage Uo/U (Um): 18/30 (36) kV
• Maximum Rated Current: 900 A
• Rated Power Frequency: 15 to 70 Hz
• Insulation Resistance @5 kVDC: >10 GΩ
• Contact Resistance: <0.1 mΩ per contact


Mechanical Characteristics
• Rated Water Depth: 2000 m
• Rated Number of Mating Cycles: 100
• Differential Pressure Rating: (internal-ambient) 200 bar
• Differential Pressure Rating: (ambient-internal) 200 bar
• Body Material: Super Duplex or 6Mo
• Insulation Material: PEEK
• Insulation Material (Penetrators): PEEK


Environmental Characteristics
• Rated Temperature (Seawater): -5°C to +40°C
• Rated Internal Temperature: 50°C
• Interfacing Internal Media: Nitrogen or dielectric oil
• Rated Temperature Range: -5°C to +30°C
• Storage Temperature Range: -25°C to +60°C
• Design Life: 25 years


Additional Characteristics
• Qualification Standard: NHT-E51-00029 Rev03M


Additional qualification standards or features available or possible to develop, please contact us.


Years maintenance-free


Meters depth resistance

Easy to Interface

Compatible with a Large Range of Modules and Cables
  • Range of available interfaces for customers' modules or umbilicals,
  • Products designed to be fitted to any customers' systems,
  • Pressure balanced, atmospheric or pressurized modules, with several types of flanges available.

Wide Range of Accessories

Test Connectors, Transport Cap and Special Packaging

TE's DEUTSCH brand ranges want to address the whole connection system problematic. You can get all the accessories you need for your wet mate connection system:

  • Transport or subsea caps
  • Voltage withstanding caps
  • Topside or subsea test connectors

Configurable Layout

TE's direct Termination Design enabling product adaption to customers' specific layout and deployment method

Whether you need a retrievable jumper with a wet mate each end or you plan to have side by side modules, we can use the standard component of this range to create the harness that fits your exact application.