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Sea-Me-We-5 to Undergo Repairs This Week

Sea-Me-We-5 to Undergo Repairs This Week Internet users in Bangladesh may face slow connection early on Jan 31 due to repair work on the second submarine cable. By Bangladesh News 24 January 25, 2021 The repair work on the cable will continue for four hours from 2am, Bangladesh Submarine Cable Company Ltd said citing the [...]

2021-01-25T15:10:18-05:00January 25th, 2021|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: , , , , , |

Two international undersea optical cables, IA and APG, had problems

Two international undersea optical cables, IA and APG, had problems Vietnam Television January 11, 2021 Two international undersea optical cable lines IA and APG - cable lines that make up the majority of Internet connection capacity from Vietnam to international - have encountered problems. Viettel deployed marine fiber optic cable with the largest bandwidth in [...]

2021-01-11T16:25:45-05:00January 11th, 2021|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: , , , , |

i2i Submarine Cable Maintenance Work Completed

Internet Submarine Cable Maintenance Work Comes to an End; Service Resumed By The Daily Star November 5, 2020 The i2i cable network, a 3,100-kilometre submarine cable connecting Bangladesh's international internet gateway (IIG) operators with Singapore, resumed service since this evening. "The upgrading activities in the Seabone cable from Chennai to Singapore which started on November [...]

2020-11-06T10:37:01-05:00November 6th, 2020|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: , , , , , |

Bangladesh Internet Slow for Next 6 Days

Slow Internet Likely for Next 6 Days Due to Submarine Cable Maintenance: Industry Operators By Md Fazlur Rahman, The Daily Star October 26, 2020 Internet users are likely to face reduced speed for the next five days as a fibre optic cable that connects Bangladesh's international internet gateway operators with Singapore will go through emergency [...]

2020-10-26T09:57:32-04:00October 26th, 2020|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: , , , , , |

PLDT Completes Line Maintenance Ahead of Schedule

PLDT Completes Line Maintenance Ahead of Schedule By Ian Nicolas Cigaral, Philstar.com September 29, 2020 MANILA, Philippines — Subscribers should expect network connections to get back to normal after PLDT Inc. completed an “emergency maintenance” a day ahead of original schedule. “We are happy to report that maintenance activities on the AAG submarine cable have been [...]

2020-09-29T11:39:53-04:00September 29th, 2020|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: , , , , |

PLDT to Reduce Impact of Undersea Cable Upkeep

PLDT Assures Measures in Place to Reduce Impact of Undersea Cable Upkeep By Gabriel Pabico Lalu, Inquirer.net September 23, 2020 MANILA, Philippines — Telecommunications company PLDT Inc. has assured customers that it has put in place measures to minimize the effects of its scheduled emergency maintenance activities on an undersea cable. PLDT said in a [...]

2020-09-24T10:28:16-04:00September 24th, 2020|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: , , , , |

CS Responder Sank During Firefighting Efforts

Cable Laying Ship Responder Sank During Firefighting, South Korea VIDEO By Maritime Bulletin September 12, 2020 Cable laying ship RESPONDER sank at around 1740 Seoul time Sep 12, west of southern tip of Tsushima island, East China sea, South Korea, after more than 12-hour long firefighting, reportedly because the ship took on too much water [...]

2020-09-12T13:51:26-04:00September 12th, 2020|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: , , , , |

CS Responder Fire, All 60 Personnel Evacuated

Cable Laying Ship on Fire, All 60 Personnel Evacuated, East China Sea By Maritime Bulletin September 11, 2020 Fire erupted on board of a cable laying ship at around 0340 Seoul time Sep 11, west of southern tip of Tsushima island, East China sea. All 60 people on board left the ship and went to [...]

2020-09-11T13:56:09-04:00September 11th, 2020|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: , , , , |

GCX, E-marine Repair Falcon Submarine Cable

Global Cloud Xchange and E-marine Successfully Conclude Repairs of Submarine Cable System Falcon During the Covid-19 Pandemic Global Cloud Xchange Press Release August 25, 2020 Global Cloud Xchange and their partner E-marine complete repairs of GCX’s submarine cable system in the United Arab Emirates, while presented with unprecedented challenges and restrictions caused by the COVID-19 [...]

Submarine Cable Glitch Slows Internet in Bangladesh

Submarine Cable Glitch Slows Internet in Bangladesh By bdnew24.com August 9, 2020 Internet users in Bangladesh are experiencing slow speed or outages due to a technical glitch in the second submarine cable. Efforts are underway to carry out the necessary repairs, Moshiur Rahman, managing director of Bangladesh Submarine Cable Company Ltd, told bdnews24.com on Sunday. [...]