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Indigo Announced: Google Invests To Connect Australia to Asia

By Global Telecom Business April 6, 2017 Australian company Superloop has acquired subsea cable operator Subpartners and has announced plans to build a new cable linking Singapore and Indonesia with Australia. The new cable, Indigo, will be owned by a consortium with AARNet, Google, Indosat Ooredoo, Singtel and Telstra. Nokia’s Alcatel Submarine Networks (ASN) will [...]

2017-05-01T09:30:41+00:00 April 6th, 2017|Future Systems|

Superloop acquires subsea company SubPartners

By Corinne Reichert, ZDNet April 6, 2017 Asia-Pacific fibre infrastructure company Superloop has announced the acquisition of submarine cable construction company SubPartners for $2.5 million. The acquisition will occur via the issue of 1,451,869 fully paid ordinary shares in Superloop at an issue price of $2.255 per share. According to Superloop, the acquisition will provide [...]

2017-05-02T18:26:32+00:00 April 6th, 2017|State of the Industry|

Hexatronic To Support 6 New Projects

By Hexatronic Cables & Interconnect Systems AB Press Release Hudiksvall, Sweden - Hexatronic Cables & Interconnect Systems AB, a wholly owned subsidiary of Hexatronic Group AB, has in a short time secured several orders for fiber optic submarine cable. These orders are for a total of six projects spread over five different countries. The total [...]

2017-04-19T11:37:11+00:00 April 4th, 2017|Future Systems|

Seaborn Networks and Grupo Werthein Announce ARBR System

By Seaborn Networks Press Release Buenos Aires and Boston, April 3, 2017. Seaborn Networks (Seaborn), a leading independent developer-owner-operator of submarine cable systems, and Grupo Werthein (Werthein), a preeminent Argentine investment holding company with a track record of significant telecommunications holdings, announced a binding agreement to build a new subsea fiber-optic cable system connecting Argentina [...]

2017-04-19T12:01:47+00:00 April 3rd, 2017|Future Systems|

This Week in Submarine Telecoms, March 25-31

Cable Faults Repairs To AAG Delayed Current Systems Tasman Global Access Cable Completed Future Systems SEA-US Lands In Mindanao State of the Industry NTT Communications, NTTWEM and NTT FINANCE Finalize Outfitting of Cableship SubOptic 2019 Marching In To SubOptic 2019 Technology & Upgrades TE SubCom Sets Record For Transmission Capacity  

2017-04-19T12:02:27+00:00 March 31st, 2017|Weekly Wrap-Up|

Tasman Global Access Cable Completed

The $100 million 20Tbps two-pair fibre subsea cable between Australia and New Zealand has been switched on by Telstra, Spark, and Vodafone. By Corinne Reichert, ZDNet March 30, 2017 The Tasman Global Access (TGA) submarine cable has been switched on, connecting New Zealand with Australia, thanks to a partnership between telecommunications carriers Telstra, Spark, and [...]

2017-04-19T12:03:24+00:00 March 31st, 2017|Current Systems|

NTT Communications, NTTWEM and NTT FINANCE Finalize Outfitting of CableShip

By Business Wire, Yahoo Finance March 31, 2017 NTT Communications Corporation (NTT Com), the ICT solutions and international communications business within the NTT Group (TOKYO:9432), NTT World Engineering Marine Corporation (NTTWEM) and NTT FINANCE CORPORATION (NTT FINANCE) jointly announced today that their new submarine cable-laying vessel, “Kizuna,” which launched late last year, has now been [...]

2017-04-19T12:03:58+00:00 March 31st, 2017|State of the Industry|

Marching In To SubOptic 2019

By New Orleans Convention & Visitors Bureau Press Release Thursday, March 30, 2017 Non-Stop International Flights We are so very excited to share that, this week, British Airways began non-stop service from New Orleans - our first international direct flight to Europe since 1982. Meeting attendees will soon find it easier to visit the Big [...]

2017-08-30T15:13:30+00:00 March 30th, 2017|SubOptic|

TE SubCom Sets Record For Transmission Capacity

By TE SubCom Press Release Monday, March 27, 2017 EATONTOWN, N.J. - TE SubCom, a TE Connectivity Ltd. company and an industry pioneer in undersea communications technology, today announced that it has demonstrated a new transmission record of 70.4 Tb/s capacity over 7,600 km. The record transmission is made possible utilizing SubCom’s newly available C+L technology, [...]

2017-03-29T14:06:01+00:00 March 29th, 2017|Technology & Upgrades|