It is conceivable that cables of telephone wires could be laid underground, or suspended overhead, connecting by branch wires with private dwellings, shops, etc., and uniting them through the main cable
with a central office." This remarkable prophecy has now become stale reading, as stale as Darwin's "Origin of Species," or Adam Smith's "Wealth of Nations." But at the time that it was written it was a most fanciful dream.
Work on the Humber Bridge project, which involves the inspection of eight main cable
panels, began in February.
SWABI -- The Zaida city and its suburbs have been without internet and telephone service for the last three days due to cutting off of the main cable
during reconstruction of a road.
'Initial investigations showed the workers probably dislodged the main cable
connecting the gassed filled tanks to the main supply, causing a leak in the small room.
Ford says, "Eighteen months ago the same thing happened when the main cable
into The Peal was damaged during construction works.
He said the power outage occurred due to a "massive fire" that broke out in the main cable
in the plant that supplies electricity to Sharjah industrial areas, Al Noof and Muwaili.
Because the hangers are connected with the main cables
, the breakage of hangers will induce the main cable
to vibrate strongly, which will further induce strong vibration and large changes of internal forces of the whole bridge.
In recent years, as suspension bridges become larger and longer, the main cable
's safety factor has decreased from initial 3.0~4.0 to about 2.5, and this means that more precise analysis techniques are required to predict the behaviours of the suspension bridges (Fan et al.
I have spoken to the engineers, who have virtually become residents, and they say that the main cable
has deteriorated and needs to be replaced and this should happen some time soon.
The German cartel office, however, expressed concerns in October that the deal may restrict competition as the countrya[euro](tm)s three main cable
operators, including Kabel which the largest of them, already had a dominant position in the market.
The main cable
will link Venezuela's La Guaira with Santiago de Cuba, a distance of 1,552 km, and will have a 640 gigabyte-per-second capacity, while the other segment will connect Cuba and Jamaica.