Auscom Wins $1 Mil Deal for Sunshine Coast Cable

Auscom Wins $1 Million Deal for Sunshine Coast Cable Project By Peter Dinham, ITWire August 1, 2019 A Sunshine Coast family-based business, Auscom, has been awarded a $1 million contract to provide a key part of the International Broadband Submarine Cable Network. Under the deal Auscom will deliver the land side fibre network which will [...]

Marine Surveys Advance Pipeline, Cable Projects in Mediterranean

Marine Surveys Advance Pipeline, Cable Projects in Mediterranean By John Snyder, Riviera Maritime Media July 29, 2019 Three marine survey projects from three different clients have been awarded to geoscience and offshore engineering support service contractor Next Geosolutions for work in the Mediterranean Sea The projects will involve a full range of marine survey disciplines [...]

2019-07-30T10:47:34-04:00July 30th, 2019|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , , |

du to Develop ‘Orient Express’ Submarine Cable System

du Reinforces UAE-Pakistan Relations With ‘Orient Express’ Submarine Cable System By Emirates 24/7 July 24, 2019 du, the Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company, EITC, is strengthening the UAE’s bilateral relations with Pakistan, as well as the country’s presence as a connectivity hub, by enabling a new "Orient Express" submarine fibre optic cable between Pakistan and the [...]

NPF Reveals Investment in Coral Sea Internet Cable

NPF Reveals Investment in Coral Sea Internet Cable By Solomon Star July 24, 2019 THE cost of the Coral Sea submarine cable will be met by both the Australian Government (two-third) and the National Provident Fund (SINPF) (one-third). Prime Minister Manasseh Sogavare highlighted this during the recent launch of the commencement of cable laying ceremony [...]

So, You Want to Build a Cable System

So, You Want to Build a Cable System Kieran Clark By Kieran Clark July 22, 2019 What Are the Odds? System development is a trial from concept to commissioning, typically taking anywhere from 18-24 months During this time, the system developer will clear a number of typical milestones that will pave the way [...]

2019-07-23T11:24:36-04:00July 23rd, 2019|Categories: Future Systems, Magazine|Tags: , , , , |

5 Questions with Philippe Dumont

5 Questions with Philippe Dumont Philippe Dumont July 22, 2019 Talking Technology Trends with EllaLink Group’s CEO Philippe Dumont is the CEO of EllaLink and has over 20 years of international experience as a CEO in the Telecoms industry on both the supplier and customer side, as well as working closely with infrastructure [...]

Grand Plans – Atlantic Digital Port: Bermuda’s Subsea Cable Corridor Initiative

Grand Plans - Atlantic Digital Port: Bermuda's Subsea Cable Corridor Initiative Fiona Beck By Fiona Beck July 22, 2019 Bermuda has demonstrated it knows how build a world renown reputation in the fields of insurance and financial services.  It’s now looking to do the same in telecommunications and technology.  Specifically, the island is [...]

Lighting Up the Pacific

Lighting Up the Pacific John Hibbard (top) and Paul McCann (bottom) By John Hibbard and Paul McCann July 22, 2019 Even the Smaller Countries Will Have a Submarine Cable 1. Introduction There are 22 small island countries and territories in the Pacific Region (the so-called PICs), a region which covers an area of [...]

2019-07-23T10:12:02-04:00July 23rd, 2019|Categories: Future Systems, Magazine|Tags: , , , , , , |

Installation for Rockabill Subsea Cable Begins Weekend

Main Lay Installation Works for Rockabill Subsea Cable Set to Begin This Weekend By Afloat.ie July 19, 2019 The main lay installation works for the Rockabill Subsea Cable will take place from tomorrow, Saturday 20 July, to Sunday 1 September. Using the vessel CS Teliri (callsign IBBT), the Rockabill cable system will be conducted from north [...]

2019-07-19T13:43:00-04:00July 19th, 2019|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , , |

Equiano Subsea Cable to Be Landed on St Helena

Subsea Cable to Be Landed on St Helena St Helena Government Press Release July 19, 2019 St Helena Government (SHG) is pleased to announce that it has issued a letter of intent to connect St Helena to the Equiano subsea cable project. This will provide the first fibre optic connectivity from St Helena to the [...]

2019-07-19T12:26:37-04:00July 19th, 2019|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , , |