Basslink Report Says Outage Cause Unknown

Basslink Independent Report Says Cable Outage Cause Unknown By Corinne Reichert, ZDNet December 3, 2018 Basslink has revealed that an independent report by Cable Consulting International (CCI) has found that the cause of the December 2015 outage is still "unknown", countering claims by Hydro Tasmania and the state of Tasmania. "Hydro Tasmania and the state [...]

2018-12-07T10:18:15-04:00December 7th, 2018|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: , , , |

Basslink ‘Strongly Denies’ It Owes Tasmanian Government

Basslink 'strongly denies' it owes Tasmanian government compensation By Corinne Reichert, ZDNet March 22, 2018 Basslink has refuted claims by the Tasmanian government that it breached the Basslink Operations Agreement (BOA) contract it has with the state as the operator of a telecommunications and energy subsea cable, also denying that it is liable to the [...]

2018-03-23T15:01:21-04:00March 23rd, 2018|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: , , , |

Tasmanian Govt Could Sue Over 2015-16 Basslink Failure

Tasmanian Government Wants Compo Over 2015-16 Basslink Failure By Chris Duckett, ZDNet March 22, 2018 The Tasmanian government has threatened to take legal action against the operators of a Bass Strait electricity cable, Basslink, that failed and contributed to an energy crisis in the state. Energy Minister Guy Barnett said on Thursday the government believes [...]

2018-03-22T12:37:51-04:00March 22nd, 2018|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: , , |