Crosslake Fiber Selects Hylan to Construct Fiber

Crosslake Fiber Selects Hylan to Construct Fiber for Canada to New York Network Hylan Press Release October 2, 2019 Hylan builds fiber to complete Crosslake Fiber’s Lake Ontario network HOLMDEL, N.J. -- Hylan, a market leading provider of specialized communications engineering and construction services, announces today that Crosslake Fiber, a fiber optic developer throughout North [...]

2019-10-02T14:42:56-04:00October 2nd, 2019|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Pioneer Consulting to Support Southern Cross NEXT

Pioneer Consulting to Provide Support to Southern Cross NEXT System Pioneer Consulting Press Release October 2, 2019 Boston, Massachusetts, USA— Southern Cross Cables Limited has entered the construction phase for its planned NEXT submarine cable network, and the leading international telecommunications firm, Pioneer Consulting, will continue to provide support throughout the implementation period. With the [...]

Paperwork for Southern Cross Next Cable Build Signed Off

Paperwork for Southern Cross Next Cable Build Signed Off By Chris Duckett, ZDNet October 1, 2019 Southern Cross has gained the regulatory approvals needed to move into the construction phase for its Next cable between Australia and the United States. The 13,483 kilometre cable is set to cost $300 million and is designed to carry [...]

Coral Sea Cable System Final Splice Completed

Final Splice of Coral Sea Cable System Completed By Sam Varghese, ITWire September 30, 2019 The Vocus Group has completed the final splice of the 4700km Coral Sea Cable System which provides a fibre optic link between Australia, Papua New Guinea and the Solomon Islands. A statement from the company said the final splice was [...]

Cable Landing Station Completed in Sunshine Coast

Sunshine Coast International Submarine Cable Landing Station Build Completed By Peter Dinham, ITWire September 26, 2019 Queensland’s Sunshine Coast is set to get its first direct international data and telecommunications connection to global markets following the completion of a cable landing station at Maroochydore as part of the region’s international broadband network. The cable landing [...]

Norwegian Cable Receives Funding Approval from EFTA

Norwegian Subsea Cable Plans Receive Funding Approval from EFTA By Telecompaper September 24, 2019 Norwegian communications regulator Nkom said after the EFTA Surveillance Authority (ESA) has approved public subsidies for the creation of new international submarine cable capacity. The new underwater fibre is intended to reduce vulnerabilities in communications with foreign countries. Currently, most traffic [...]

2019-09-24T11:46:06-04:00September 24th, 2019|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , |

Orange, PCCW Global Sign Deal for PEACE Cable

Orange and PCCW Global Sign Deal to Launch PEACE Cable By Chris Kelly, Total Telecom September 18, 2019 The cable will provide greater route diversity, improved connection security and guaranteed support for increased capacity across all regions in the Indian Ocean, according to Orange Orange and PCCW Global have signed an agreement to launch the [...]

2019-09-19T07:35:29-04:00September 19th, 2019|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , , |

Angola Cables, TM Global Plot New Subsea Route for the Southern Hemisphere

Angola Cables and TM Global Plot New Subsea Route for the Southern Hemisphere By Chris Kelly, Total Telecom September 17, 2019 The Express Southern Hemisphere subsea cables connection will pave the way for a global digital highway stretching from South America to Asia, via Africa Angola Cables and TM Global have obtained a proof of [...]

ASN Begins Construction of Southern Cross NEXT Cable

ASN Begins Construction of $350m Southern Cross NEXT Cable By Natalie Bannerman, Capacity September 16, 2019 Alcatel Submarine Networks (ASN) has announced the construction of the $350 million Southern Cross NEXT cable. Once complete, the 13,700km cable will have landing points in Australia, Samoa. Kiribati, the US, Tokelau, Fiji and New Zealand. A consortium of [...]

Fiber Cable Through Marianas Trench Approved

Final Environmental Assessment and Permit for Cable Through Marianas Trench Marine National Monument U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service Press Release September 13, 2019 The U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service has finalized an environmental assessment and issued a permit for a submarine fiber optic telecommunications cable to pass through the Trench Unit of the Marianas Trench [...]