Other Industry News

Below you can find a compilation of the most interesting publications on the web regarding the Fiber technology industry. If you feel your article is missing, please let us know and send us your publication: info@teldac.com

Three new licences for CamTel


Cameroon’s CamTel has been granted three licences by the country’s regulator following a restructuring process last year. The Telecommunications Regulatory Board (ART) of Cameroon has r... » Read more

Djibouti-Somalia-Kenya submarine cable ready


Kenya and Djibouti are now connected through the submarine cable Djibouti Africa Regional Express 1 (Dare1). The cable landed in Mombasa this week and is expected to boost connectivity in the Horn ... » Read more

Seacom in global connectivity deal with India’s Tata Communications


Seacom, which operates an undersea cable system between South Africa, Europe and India, said on Monday that it has reached an agreemnet with India’s Tata Communications to offer high-speed co... » Read more

SubSea Networks Backs NO-UK Cable Project


SubSea Networks and NO-UK announced today that the supply contract for the NO-UK Submarine Cable System linking Norway and England has come into force. The NO-UK system is now under construction, w... » Read more

Southern Cross Achieves 800G with Ciena’s WaveLogic 5


HANOVER, Md.--( BUSINESS WIRE )--Responding to the constantly evolving needs of its end users who require seemingly endless amounts of bandwidth to continually support web-scale demand for content,... » Read more

More Work for Saga Subsea HR & Cable Units


Saga Subsea said that its Human Resource Department together with Subsea Cable Department have been awarded a new contract for one of its main clients. Under the contract, Saga Subsea will supply 2... » Read more

Google lives in an Orange submarine: Transatlantic cable will get by with a little help from some friends


Orange and Telxius are hooking up to provide backhaul links and co-lo services for Google's fibre-optic transatlantic cable, due to go live later this year . The Dunant cable will leave from Saint-... » Read more

Pioneer Consulting Adds to Its Growing Team of Global Experts


BOSTON--( BUSINESS WIRE )-- Pioneer Consulting continues to expand its seasoned team of international submarine fiber optic cable industry experts. Since 2015, Mr. Michael Logan has been an integra... » Read more

TenneT Seeks Representative During 525 kV Cable Tests


TenneT TSO B.V. has issued a tender call for technical inspection services during the testing of a 525 kV High Voltage Direct Current (HVDC) cable system. Tennet/Illustration TenneT plans to develo... » Read more

Aqua Comms Expands its Submarine System Network Presence at 1025Connect


WESTBURY, N.Y.--( BUSINESS WIRE )--AM Property Holding Corp., the owner and operator of 1025Connect , a 200,000-square-foot Technology Center and colocation facility located at 1025 Old Country Roa... » Read more

DE-CIX Establishes Point of Presence in NJFX


WALL, N.J. , Feb. 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ --  NJFX , the only Cable Landing Station (CLS) colocation campus in the U.S offering Tier 3, carrier-neutral data center capabilities announces today t... » Read more

Kim Heng to Support Submarine Cable Works for OWF in Taiwan


Kim Heng Offshore & Marine’s wholly-owned indirect subsidiary Mazu Land & Marine Works (MLM) has secured a contract by Hung Hua Construction (HHC) for the installation of horizontal direction... » Read more

Nemo Link Marks First Full Year of Operation


Nemo Link, a power cable between the UK and Belgium, is celebrating its first full year of operation with outstanding performance figures. The subsea cable has been available to import or export po... » Read more

EZECOM and Minim bring Smart Home WiFi and Security to Cambodia


Leading Internet Service Provider in Cambodia announces the launch of EzeWiFi, a premium managed mesh WiFi system powered by Minim EZECOM , Cambodia’s premium internet provider, today announ... » Read more

E-Networks lands fibre optic cable


There is a major development now for Guyana with news yesterday that cable television operator, E-Networks, has landed its own submarine fibre optic cable. The cable will be used by the company to ... » Read more

Ofgem Probes Western Interconnector


Ofgem has launched an investigation into National Grid Electricity Transmission and SP (Scottish Power) Transmission for the delivery and operation of the Western high-voltage direct current (HVDC)... » Read more

Damaged Wacs cable only likely to be fixed on 8 February


The Wacs cable, one of two cable systems damaged earlier this month due to a suspected undersea earthquake, will probably only be fixed on 8 February. That’s according to Tenet, the Tertiary ... » Read more

Somaliland and Djibouti in Dare1 Submarine Cable System Standoff


Somalilandsun: The Djibouti Africa Regional Express 1 (DARE1) submarine cable system installation and planned route is creating animosity between Djibouti and Somaliland. Installation of the DARE1 ... » Read more

PEACE Submarine Cable Extends to Southern Africa


PCCW Global and PEACE Cable International Network will cooperate on the PEACE South extension of the Pakistan East Africa Connecting Europe (PEACE) submarine cable system. This cooperation position... » Read more

Confusion as submarine cable cuts, slows Internet


• Banks, business transactions suffer • Operator apologises, says problem ‘resolved’ A large number of Internet subscribers experienced hitches while downloading and uploading... » Read more

Cook Islands cable connection finally lands


Avaroa Cable Ltd (ACL), a wholesale fibre optic operator providing managed wholesale connectivity services to and between the Cook Islands, has confirmed that the Manatua One Polynesia su... » Read more

Undersea cable repairs underway in Vietnam


Local press reports indicate that undersea cable repairs on three internet cables connected to Vietnam are soon to conclude, enabling faster internet connectivity after a number of breakdowns and d... » Read more

Opportunity to Participate in the 2020 ICPC Plenary: Call for Papers


LYMINGTON, United Kingdom--( BUSINESS WIRE )--From 28-30 April, the global submarine cable community will gather-together under the theme: ‘ ICPC 2020 Vision: Reliability, Security, Resilienc... » Read more