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cable system

[′kā·bəl ‚sis·təm]
(mining engineering)
A drilling system involving a heavy string of tools suspended from a flexible cable.
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Suburban Cable systems were granted permission to retransmit WCAU on cable for one year at no obligation, Krzywicki said.
Suburban Cable and Tribune Broadcasting, owner of WPHL-TV (Channel 17), has signed a retransmission consent agreement allowing WPHL to be carried on cable in all Suburban Cable systems in the Philadelphia market.
In addition, TPC-4 will interconnect with other Pacific Rim cable systems used as extensions beyond Japan in which MCI is also an investor and active participant.
The 138,000 volt (138kV) cable system, nearly one-half mile in length, will be the world's first superconductor cable installed in a live grid at transmission voltages and will carry more power than all previous high temperature superconductor (HTS) cable demonstrations combined.
Horlick said he was "pleased with the agreement because it ensures that viewers in Fairfax County and Fredericksburg will continue to receive WRC on their cable systems without interruption.
NEC Indonesia to build the Papua Cable System, a high-bandwidth optical submarine cable system that will link Indonesia s Papua Provinces on the island of New Guinea.
TE SubCom Commences new Hibernia Express Submarine Cable System II-53
As most of the international submarine cables in South Asia end at Sri Lanka, which serves as an international gateway, SLT, the leading telecommunications operator in Sri Lanka, expects to support IP services including multimedia contents and global connectivity through the proposed cable system.
The contracts with all cable systems call for the first 40 games to be included, with the second 40 available for the surcharge.
Representing another quantum change to the HITS platform, cable system affiliates now have three options for Motorola set top authorization services.
The leading telecommunications company, which forms part of the consortium, said the SJC cable system will enhance its customers' growing need for international connectivity as the undersea cable facility dramatically increases bandwidth capacity.