CS Responder Sank During Firefighting Efforts

Cable Laying Ship Responder Sank During Firefighting, South Korea VIDEO By Maritime Bulletin September 12, 2020 Cable laying ship RESPONDER sank at around 1740 Seoul time Sep 12, west of southern tip of Tsushima island, East China sea, South Korea, after more than 12-hour long firefighting, reportedly because the ship took on too much water [...]

2020-09-12T13:51:26-04:00September 12th, 2020|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: , , , , |

CS Responder Fire, All 60 Personnel Evacuated

Cable Laying Ship on Fire, All 60 Personnel Evacuated, East China Sea By Maritime Bulletin September 11, 2020 Fire erupted on board of a cable laying ship at around 0340 Seoul time Sep 11, west of southern tip of Tsushima island, East China sea. All 60 people on board left the ship and went to [...]

2020-09-11T13:56:09-04:00September 11th, 2020|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: , , , , |

Laying Of Southern Portion Of Hawaiki Cable Set To Start

By Sam Varghese, ITWire November 3, 2017 The laying of the Hawaiki cable system from Sydney and then across the Pacific Ocean is poised to get underway, with more than 6500km of undersea fibre-optic cable on board the TE Subcom cable ship Responder berthed in the harbour city. The 15000-km trans-Pacific cable will link Australia [...]

2017-11-03T17:54:28-04:00November 3rd, 2017|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , |