Blast From The Past

Blast From The Past A “Non-Technical” Perspective on the First Trans-Atlantic Submarine Cable Cyrus Field, picture from the book “The Atlantic Telegraph” (1865) By Chris van Zinnicq Bergmann March 22, 2021 A 170 years ago, the world’s first working submarine telegraph cable was laid across the English Channel, followed by cables from England [...]

In Conversation With Bermuda’s Regulatory Authority

In Conversation With Bermuda’s Regulatory Authority By Fiona Beck and Denton Williams March 19, 2021 New and innovative legislation to further develop and enhance Bermuda’s offering for the submarine cable industry was passed by the government last year. The Submarine Communications Cable Act 2020 (the Act) provides a regulatory framework for the installation, maintenance, and [...]

The Neptune Declaration

THE NEPTUNE DECLARATION: Over 300 Companies and Organizations Join Forces to Help Resolve a Humanitarian Crisis on the World's Ocean https://youtu.be/HFk2-MC0PqU Video and article By Global Maritime Forum March 18, 2021 Global industry and human rights leaders, including A.P. Moller - Maersk, BP BW, Cargill, COSCO, DOW, Euronav, MISC Group, NYK, Rio Tinto, Shell, [...]

All Marine Projects Deserve the Very Greenest of UXO Solutions

All Marine Projects Deserve the Very Greenest of UXO Solutions By Andrew Woollven and Hardeep Sidhu March 18, 2021 Human intervention and encroachment into the marine environment are growing at an unprecedented pace. There are predictions for example, that by the early part of the twenty-first century in excess of 70% of the population of [...]

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REGULATORY AND NATIONAL SECURITY REFORMS AFFECTING THE SUBMARINE CABLE INDUSTRY

REGULATORY AND NATIONAL SECURITY REFORMS AFFECTING THE SUBMARINE CABLE INDUSTRY By Andrew D. Lipman, Ulises R. Pin and Ross Slutsky March 17, 2021 Introduction While COVID-19 rightfully remains the primary focus of the international business community, over the course of the past year, there have also been a number of important policy and regulatory changes [...]

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6 Questions with Sean Bergin

6 QUESTIONS WITH SEAN BERGIN: Talking Technology Trends with APTelecom’s President & Co-Founder March 17, 2021 1. What is APTelecom’s mission? Officially, our mission is to help enable our customers to achieve their commercial objectives by providing value through experience-based expert consulting in the monetization of their connectivity assets and more so these days, in [...]

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SubTel Forum Call for March 2021 Finance & Legal Issue Articles

SubTel Forum Call for March 2021 Finance & Legal Issue Articles February 12, 2021 In my capacity as Publisher of SubTel Forum Magazine (www.subtelforum.com), I sincerely hope this email finds you and those you care about safe and well. Submarine Telecoms Forum Magazine's March 2021 issue theme is "Finance & Legal" and we are inviting [...]

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SUBMARINE CABLE HUBS AROUND THE WORLD

SUBMARINE CABLE HUBS AROUND THE WORLD By Patrick Faidherbe, Laurent Campagne, Georges Krebs and Jean Devos February 3, 2021 What is a submarine cable hub? A submarine cable hub is essentially a point where submarine cables interconnect with each other. It is a location where submarine cables very often terminate or, at least, extend a [...]

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Preparing Infrastructure for Additional Subsea Cables in Virginia Beach 

Preparing Infrastructure for Additional Subsea Cables in Virginia Beach  By Greg Twitt January 26, 2021 Virginia Beach is located on the Eastern Seaboard of United States, and is ideally situated in the Mid Atlantic for accommodating Subsea Cables, and is the host of three of the fastest subsea cables located in the Telxius Cable landing [...]

The Open Road to Submarine Capacity

THE OPEN ROAD TO SUBMARINE CAPACITY Managing Optical Power Levels in Open Submarine Cables By Geoff Bennett January 26, 2021 The submarine network market is experiencing unprecedented demand growth, and it has even seen a boost from the changes in our working patterns brought about by the COVID-19 pandemic. A major trend over the past [...]