Tampnet To Acquire Telecom Infrastructure In The Gulf Of Mexico From Broadpoint

Press Release . Acquisition allows Tampnet to introduce new services and technology in the Gulf of Mexico . Strengthens Tampnet’s network infrastructure for the benefit of all customers . Enters into a long-term strategic roaming agreement with a leading telecom carrier   Tampnet Inc., the US subsidiary of the Norwegian-based leading offshore high capacity and [...]

2015-07-21T17:07:49+00:00 July 21st, 2015|Offshore Energy|

Alcatel-Lucent and Nextgen Group To Deliver Fiber-Optic Submarine Broadband Connectivity To Oil And Gas Production Facilities In North West Australia

By Alcatel-Lucent Press Release Alcatel-Lucent (Euronext and NYSE: ALU) and Nextgen Group, a leading supplier of network connectivity, data centre facilities and cloud services in Australia, will roll out a 2000 km undersea cable system between Darwin and Port Hedland, in North West Australia. The subsea fiber-optic cable system will provide the INPEX Ichthys Liquefied [...]

2014-05-12T11:02:07+00:00 May 12th, 2014|Offshore Energy|

Nexans submarine cables to boost BKK’s power supply network in Norway

By Energy Business Review, Staff Writer Nexans has received a contract from to BKK Nett to enhance reliability and capacity of Norway's power supply network with installation of its advanced submarine cables. Under the €78m contract, the company will install 420kV XLPE (cross-linked polyethylene) insulated submarine cables as part of a new power link crossing [...]

2014-02-07T13:33:24+00:00 February 7th, 2014|Offshore Energy|

German Environment Ministers Visit Nkt Cables’ Submarine Cable Production In Cologne

By Your Industry News nkt cables’ f2c (flow to customer) factory in Cologne received an official visit from Environmental Ministers from two regional German government bodies on September 13th. The visit was part of a joint initiative of a group of companies and organizations within the German offshore wind industry. With the group’s focus on [...]

2013-11-06T08:53:49+00:00 November 6th, 2013|Offshore Energy|

Global Marine Systems, Triasmitra Agree to Form Joint Venture

Subsea cable installation companies Global Marine Systems, Ltd. and PT Ketrosden Triasmitra have announced their agreement to form a joint venture to provide subsea cable engineering and installation services to the telecommunications and oil & gas industries within the Indonesian market. The partnership between the two companies will see the installation of more than 600km [...]

2013-09-19T10:17:16+00:00 September 19th, 2013|Offshore Energy|

Ocean Specialists Inc. Achieves Major Milestone in Gulf of Thailand Offshore Fiber Network

By OSI Ocean Specialists Inc. (OSI) reports that 11 major oil and gas company offshore platforms located in the Gulf of Thailand are now connected to shore via a submarine fiber optic network. This caps a six-year, groundbreaking involvement by OSI in developing the initial technical feasibility and then the detailed commercial business model development [...]

2013-06-24T09:20:22+00:00 June 24th, 2013|Offshore Energy|

ECFS Consortium Selected Xtera for Upgrading its Caribbean Festoon Subsea Cable System

By Xtera Communications Eastern Caribbean Fiber System (ECFS) Consortium has selected Xtera Communications Inc. (Xtera), a leading global provider of optical networking solutions, for the upgrade of its festoon subsea cable system. ECFS subsea cable system is made of 10 segments, connecting Tortola in the British Virgin Islands to Trinidad at the south of the [...]

2013-04-29T08:57:20+00:00 April 29th, 2013|Offshore Energy|

Submarine Fibre Collaboration Sees Local Expertise For Australian Oil And Gas

By Titan ICT Consultants/WFN Strategies Titan ICT Consultants of Australia has signed an Agreement with US-based, WFN Strategies that would see both companies increase their service offering to the Oil and Gas sector in the Australasian region. The collaboration would see unrivalled expertise in the area of Submarine Fibre communications consulting, available locally in Perth, [...]

2013-04-19T09:32:56+00:00 April 19th, 2013|Offshore Energy|

TE Subcom Commences Production Of Chevron Big Foot Undersea Network

TE SubCom, a TE Connectivity Ltd. company and an industry pioneer in undersea communications technology, today announced that work is underway for Chevron U.S.A. Inc.’s Big Foot offshore facility undersea fiber optic communications system in the deepwater U.S. Gulf of Mexico. Under terms of a contract awarded to TE SubCom in April 2012, the cable [...]

2013-02-20T11:10:11+00:00 February 20th, 2013|Offshore Energy|