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Manatua Consortium Completes Cable Lay Operations

Manatua Consortium Confirms Cable Lay Operations Complete Manatua Consortium Press Release February 17, 2020 Groundbreaking 3600km cable successfully deployed across South Pacific on time Landings in Tahiti & Bora Bora, French Polynesia; Rarotonga & Aitutaki in Cook Islands; Niue and Samoa Successfully Completed Unique international collaboration to transform regional speed, resilience and affordability Cable on [...]

2020-02-17T09:42:53-05:00February 17th, 2020|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , , |

Cook Islands Submarine Cable Comes Ashore

Submarine Cable Comes Ashore By Melina Etches, Cook Islands NEWS December 17, 2019 Aitutaki landing celebrates end of long and complex project. The first fibreoptic submarine cable connection for the Cook Islands has landed. Helped by local boats, skippers and crew, engineers brought the Manatua cable ashore on Aitutaki, cable ashore in a complex and [...]

2019-12-18T11:29:56-05:00December 18th, 2019|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , |

Manatua Consortium Approves Start of Cable Lay

Manatua Consortium Summit Gives Green Light to Start Cable Lay SubCom Press Release November 7, 2019 New submarine cable system will be the first in Cook Islands and Niue Unique international collaboration to transform regional speed, resilience and affordability Landings in Tahiti and Bora Bora, French Polynesia; Rarotonga & Aitutaki in Cook Islands; Niue and [...]

Manatua Cable Manufacture Passes Halfway Mark

Manatua Cable Manufacture Passes Halfway Mark Avaroa Cable Limited Press Release August 6, 2019 Cable manufacture on track for September completion and to be live by May 2020 Rarotonga, Cook Islands - Avaroa Cable Ltd confirms today that manufacture of the 3600km Manatua Cable is now well advanced having passed the halfway mark. The advanced [...]

Vessel Departs after Successful Survey for Cooks Islands

Vessel Departs after Successful Survey for New Internet Connectivity for Cooks Islands Avaroa Cable Limited Press Release May 26, 2019 Rarotonga, Cook Islands - Survey work has been successfully completed in Cook Islands waters for the 3500km route of the Manatua - One Polynesia fibre optic cable.  As well as Rarotonga and Aitutaki in the [...]

Survey Work Starts on Manatua Cable Project

Survey Work Starts on Manatua Cable Project By Cook Islands News May 13, 2019 Work has commenced on the detailed marine survey for the 3500km route of the Manatua - One Polynesia fibre optic cable.  As well as Rarotonga and Aitutaki in the Cook Islands, the new cable will also connect Samoa, Niue, and Tahiti [...]

SubCom Announces Manatua Cable Contract in Force

SubCom Announces Manatua Cable System Contract is in Force SubCom Press Release November 20, 2018 New submarine cable system will provide connectivity between Samoa and Tahiti with branches to Niue, Cook Island and Bora Bora EATONTOWN, N.J., USA, Nov 19, 2018 – SubCom and the Manatua Consortium announced the contract is in force for the [...]

2018-11-20T10:23:50-05:00November 20th, 2018|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Samoa Cable Moves Excite Cabinet Minister

Cable Moves Excite Cabinet Minister By Elizabeth Ah-Hi January 31, 2018 The future is exciting for the Information Communication Technology (I.C.T.) in Samoa. That’s the belief of the Minister of Communications and Information Technology, Afamasaga Rico Tupai, who provided an update about the state of the Tui Samoa Cable as well as other key I.C.T. [...]

2018-02-02T10:08:59-05:00February 2nd, 2018|Categories: State of the Industry|Tags: , , , , , |