MainOne to Land in Senegal, Cote d’Ivoire This Year

MainOne Says Cable System Will Land in Senegal in September, Cote d'Ivoire in October By Telecompaper August 30, 2019 MainOne has confirmed the scheduled landing of the MainOne submarine cable systems in Senegal in September and Cote d'Ivoire in October, reports CommunicationsWeek. The Cable Landing Stations (CLS) in Dakar and Abidjan are complete and ready [...]

Orange Marine, Egypt Sign Deal on Market Services

Fiber Misr inks deal with Orange Marine on market services By Telecompaper August 5, 2019 Egypt’s Fiber Misr has signed a memorandum of understanding with Orange Marine to establish the first regional centre in Egypt and Africa to provide services for this industry. The cooperation follows Fiber Misr's MoU with Telecom Egypt in the field [...]

2019-08-06T09:45:02-04:00August 6th, 2019|Categories: State of the Industry|Tags: , , , |

Installation of Fiber Optic Austral Underway

Installation of Fiber Optic Austral by Orange Marine Underway Orange Press Release January 8, 2019 On 4 January, at around 9:00pm, the Orange Marine cable ship Rene? Descartes sailed around Cape Horn at 56°00’ latitude south and 067°16’ longitude west. This makes it the only cable ship in the world that can claim the title [...]

2019-01-15T12:00:19-04:00January 15th, 2019|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , , , |

SMD Completes Plough Upgrade For Orange Marine

By Soil Machine Dynamics Press Release November 27, 2017 Soil Machine Dynamics Ltd (SMD) has successfully completed an upgrade to the MD3 (multi-depth) plough recently acquired by Orange Marine. The plough, which was delivered to the SMD Services team for refurbishment in July, received a full control system upgrade and extensive overhaul. SMD Services’ dedicated [...]

2017-11-27T10:26:12-04:00November 27th, 2017|Categories: Technology & Upgrades|Tags: , , |

Africa-Brazil Cable Sacs Nearing Completion

By Tech Central November 7, 2017 As news emerged this week on a new submarine cable system that will connect South Africa and Brazil, another major project — the South Atlantic Cable System (Sacs) — is nearing completion. The Sacs cable, a project led by Angola Cables, will be the first submarine system to connect Africa with South [...]

2017-11-07T10:39:42-04:00November 7th, 2017|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , |