Vote on Tierra Del Mar Cable Ends in Tie

Vote on Tierra Del Mar Cable Ends in Tie, Reconvene for Nov. 14 By Hilary Dorsey, Tillamook Headlight Herald November 6, 2019 The Tillamook County Planning Commission held a hearing on Oct. 24 to deliberate the request by property owner Edge Cable Holdings for conditional use approval and similar use determination to approve the installation [...]

2019-11-06T10:59:01-05:00November 6th, 2019|Categories: Future Systems|Tags: , , , , |

OPIC to Support World’s Longest Subsea Telecommunications Cable

OPIC to Support World’s Longest Subsea Telecommunications Cable Overseas Private Investment Corporation Press Release November 5, 2019 Infrastructure will improve digital connectivity and embrace high-quality standards across Southeast Asia and the Pacific BANGKOK — The Overseas Private Investment Corporation (OPIC), the U.S. Government’s development finance institution, announced that it plans to work with Trans Pacific [...]

WFN Strategies to Speak at InfraGard National Disaster Resilience Council

WFN Strategies to Speak at InfraGard National Disaster Resilience Council on Critical Infrastructure Resilience WFN Strategies Press Release November 5, 2019 WASHINGTON, DC — WFN Strategies will be speaking about submarine cable resilience at the InfraGard National Disaster Resilience Council workshop and summit on critical infrastructure on 20-21 November 2019 in Washington, DC. WFN Strategies’ [...]

This Week in Submarine Telecoms Oct 28-Nov 1

News From Around The World Of Submarine Telecoms For The Week Of October 28-November 1 SubTel Forum Web Maps Share Detailed Submarine Cable Data Esri highlights the SubTel Cable Map discussing the challenges faced with creating an online submarine cable map and ArcGIS solutions. Cable Faults & Maintenance Submarine Cable Fault Disrupts Pakistan [...]

2020 ICPC Plenary – Call for Papers

2020 ICPC Plenary - Call for Papers ICPC Press Release October 31, 2019 The International Cable Protection Committee (ICPC) is a non-commercial, non-profit international community of interest comprising 170 Member organisations from 65 countries who are active in the critical activities of regulating, operating, building, securing and maintaining submarine cable infrastructure. ICPC Members take care [...]

2019-10-31T13:48:21-04:00October 31st, 2019|Categories: Conferences & Associations|Tags: , , , , |

NTT Creates Undersea Cable Unit in Singapore

NTT Creates Undersea Cable Unit in Singapore to Meet Data Traffic Demand By NNA Business News October 31, 2019 SINGAPORE, NNA – Japanese telecommunications giant NTT has launched a submarine cable unit in Singapore to capitalise on the growing demand for connectivity in Southeast Asia. NTT Ltd., the London-based firm in charge of the group’s [...]

2019-10-31T12:25:23-04:00October 31st, 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 [...]

2019-10-30T09:47:29-04:00October 30th, 2019|Categories: State of the Industry|Tags: , , , , |

Web Maps Share Detailed Submarine Cable Data

Web Maps Share Detailed Submarine Cable Data By Esri October 29, 2019 SubTel Forum is a media company located in the United States that serves hundreds of thousands of readers in over 100 countries. SubTel Forum publishes an independent commercial e-magazine, SubTel Forum, and complimentary digital and print publications that discuss the submarine telecommunications cable [...]

Submarine Cable Fault Disrupts Pakistan Internet

Submarine Cable Fault Disrupts Internet Services in Pakistan By Usman Hanif October 29, 2019 KARACHI: Internet users faced difficulties in accessing online content throughout the county after an international submarine cable developed a technical fault, apparently due to Cyclone Kyarr in Arabian Sea on Tuesday. Source privy to the development told The Express Tribune that the [...]

2019-10-29T15:24:16-04:00October 29th, 2019|Categories: Cable Faults & Maintenance|Tags: , , , , , , |

This Week in Submarine Telecoms October 21-25

News From Around The World Of Submarine Telecoms For The Week Of October 21-25 Cable Faults & Maintenance Seacom Suffers Outage Affecting Services in Europe Seacom said on Wednesday that the submarine cable system it operates along Africa’s east coast is experiencing a “service-affecting outage”. Current Systems Crosslake Fibre Toronto – New York [...]

2019-10-25T17:50:17-04:00October 25th, 2019|Categories: Weekly Wrap-Up|Tags: , , , , |