Hengtong to Buy Huawei Marine Networks

Hengtong to Buy Huawei Marine Networks By Stephen Hardy, Lightwave November 4, 2019 HC2 Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: HCHC) says its Marine Services Segment, Global Marine Group (GMG), has agreed to sell its 49% stake in Huawei Marine Networks Co., Ltd. to Hengtong Optic-Electric Co Ltd. for approximately $140 million. HC2 also stated that Hengtong has [...]

2019-11-05T13:52:13-05:00November 5th, 2019|Categories: State of the Industry|Tags: , , , , |

HC2 Marine Services to Sell Huawei Marine JV

HC2's Marine Services Segment Announces Sale of Huawei Marine Networks Joint Venture HC2 Press Release October 30, 2019 - Sale pegs HMN equity value at $285 million - Global Marine Group’s 49% interest valued at $140 million - HC2 continues to advance strategic alternatives for Global Marine subsidiary NEW YORK, Oct. 30, 2019 -- HC2 [...]

2019-10-30T09:47:29-05:00October 30th, 2019|Categories: State of the Industry|Tags: , , , , |

Huawei Marine Sets 200G Unrepeatered Record

Huawei Marine Networks Sets Record on 200G Unrepeatered System Transmit of 620.9km Huawei Marine Press Release August 19, 2019 Tianjin, China - Huawei Marine Networks (HMN) has successfully achieved the longest ever 200G unrepeatered transmission trial over distance of 620.9km. This achievement replicates HMN’s previous success in 100G unrepeatered transmission which saw in excess of [...]

2019-08-19T10:34:04-05:00August 19th, 2019|Categories: Technology & Upgrades|Tags: , , , , , , |

Huawei Marine ‘hasn’t Bid’ on Chile’s Transpacific Cable Project

Huawei Marine ‘hasn’t Bid’ on Chile’s Trans-pacific Cable Project By Chen Qingqing, Global Times July 17, 2019 Huawei Marine, the submarine cable business of the tech giant, said it has not offered any bid for the feasibility study of Chile's proposed trans-Pacific project connecting South America with Asia, a decision that analysts said reflects the [...]

2019-07-17T12:02:02-05:00July 17th, 2019|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , , |

Huawei’s Cable Project Moves Forward in SE Asia

Huawei’s Undersea Cable Project Moves Forward in SE Asia By Chen Qingqing, Global Times June 20, 2019 Despite security concerns raised by the US and its major allies regarding Huawei's undersea cable projects, the Chinese company is welcomed by Southeast Asian countries and it will continue to move forward in its undersea cable business, which [...]

2019-06-20T10:08:47-05:00June 20th, 2019|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Chile Inaugurates Southern Fiber System

Chile Inaugurates Southern Fiber System, Launches New Digital Divide Plan By Telecompaper May 29, 2019 Chilean president Sebastian Pinera has inaugurated the country’s Fibra Optica Austral (FOA) southern fibre project and presented a new plan to reduce the country’s digital divide at an event in Puerto Montt. The president was joined by executives of Huawei [...]

SubOptic 2022 Location and Host Announcement

SubOptic 2022 Location and Host Announcement During the closing ceremony of SubOptic 2019, the SubOptic Association has announced that next conference, SubOptic 2022 will be held in Macau, a unique cultural experience for all attending members of the industry. It will be hosted by Huawei Marine Networks.

Huawei Marine Completes WACS Upgrade

Huawei Marine WACS Upgrade II Successfully Completed Huawei Marine Press Release February 1, 2019 Tianjin, China - Huawei Marine today announced completion of the West Africa Cable System (WACS) Upgrade II. The project was signed in February 2018 and successfully put into commercial use in October of the same year. The upgrade realized 32*100G wavelengths [...]

2019-02-04T15:02:45-05:00February 4th, 2019|Categories: Technology & Upgrades|Tags: , , , , |

Huawei Marine’s MARS Cable Reaches Rodrigues Island

Huawei Marine's MARS Cable Finally Reaches Rodrigues Island Huawei Marine Press Release November 19, 2019 Tianjin, China -  Huawei Marine and PCCW Global today announced that the submarine cable used in the MARS project has landed on Rodrigues Island, an outer island that forms part of Mauritius. The MARS project is the first submarine cable [...]

2018-11-20T10:08:17-05:00November 20th, 2018|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

PEACE Cable Begins Cable Manufacturing Stage

PEACE Cable Project Enters into Cable and Material Manufacturing Stage Huawei Marine Press Release October 22, 2018 Suzhou, China -- PEACE Cable International Network Co., Ltd, a subsidiary of HENGTONG Group, are pleased to announce today, in conjunction with Huawei Marine Network Co. Ltd, that the PEACE Cable project has entered into the cable and material manufacturing [...]