An Ambitious Mega Structure “3A” Optical Submarine Cable Is Under Construction From Europe to Asia Covering Africa and Australia

SPARKbANGLA Submarine Cables Ltd Press Release
January 28, 2020

Donguan, Guanzhou, PRC – SBSCL an enthusiastic entrepreneur in transmission planning and technology service provider today announces, it is deploying “3A”, high capacity, LOOP system 3rd generation submarine cable between Bilbao, Spain to Hong Kong. It contains four high capacity branch and nth number of local branches. Ownership structure of the cable is Joint-Venture of Business Lab Ltd. SPARKbANGLA Technologies Ltd and Elham Resources Ltd.

The 3A is a cross continental cable system connecting Core Europe to Far East ASIA & beyond. Design capacity of this cable is 240 Terabits per second, 12-16 fiber pair upgradeable. There are two super landing station in Spain and Hong Kong each. Apart from these 3A will consist of nth number of branching units based on the demand of nearby route path countries.

SBSCL Chief Executive Office, Ms. Della Zahura said, “3A is a practical implementation of Third Generation LOOP system submarine cable technology. All European and North American data centers would be reachable in shortest latency from three most dis advanced continents using this system. 3A will also open the new door of new data center-cloud content of most mysterious ASIA, AFRICA and AUSTRALIAN culture.”

The cable has been designed for poor and ultra-poor countries where internet penetration is very low. East coast of Africa, South East Asia, India, China are some of its major coverage. Four Political Region: SAARC-BIMSTEC-ASEAN & IORA. It would connect all five continents, seven economic hotspots, and Five geographical regions.

3A Cable Map


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3A Cable Financial Structure




:SPARKbANGLA Submarine Cables Ltd is international carrier of Submarine Cable Industry initiating more than four cables across Indian ocean, Mediterranean sea and south china sea. Bay of Bengal Gateway 2 is the biggest cable out of the four. It has connected Europe initiating from Spain and termination to Hongkong, Asia as an Express Way 1. For east coast of Africa Expressway 2 has been designed which has connected ASIA generating from KSA to Africa terminating to south Africa. It is Express Way 2. Express Way 3 has connected Thailand with Sydney. Thus, BBG2 has coverage of all of Indian Ocean connecting rest of the world, six continents, ASIA, AFRICA, EUROPE, NORTH AMERICA, SOUTH AMERICA and AUSTRALIA. SBSCL is not a traditional submarine cable carrier. It is connecting poor and ultra-poor countries of ASIA, AFRICA, EASTERN EUROPE and other part of Indian Ocean to reduce digital divide and increase connectivity. SBSCL is connecting disconnected people since 2000 in eastern Asia with hundred percent success rate. We have connected most remote islands of Bangladesh with North American internet stream through Hawaii TELEPORT USA. We did same with remote and hilly cities of Myanmar, Cambodia, Malaysia and Indonesia. SBSCL also provide consultancy service of Submarine cable industries which includes, Desktop Study, Turnkey Marine Survey, Route Survey and Cable Engineering, Acquisition of Permits and Shore End Landings.

Contact information: PR Contract

Mr. Aamir Khan
SPARKbANGLA Submarine Cables Ltd
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