submarine cable


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submarine cable

[¦səb·mə′rēn ′kā·bəl]
(electricity)
A cable designed for service under water; usually a lead-covered cable with steel armor applied between layers of jute.
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This is in addition to the Commissions commitment to the promotion of telecoms infrastructure investment drive and its resolve to deepen the intra- and inter-city transmission links to take the huge submarine bandwidth capacity in Lagos to the hinterlands to improve national connectvity.For this reason, Alakija stated that the ASCONs visit was initiated to introduce the Association to the NCC management, highlight its aims and objectives and essentially seek areas of collaboration with the Commission towards protecting submarine cable assets in Nigeria.
The two sides have agreed to establish a bilateral working group for energy cooperation, which will also consider the possibility of exporting electricity from Bulgaria via the submarine cable.
The domestic submarine cable is part of Converge's five-year nationwide fiber rollout announced in August last year.
Hawaiki Submarine Cable LP, headquartered in Auckland, New Zealand, owns and operates the Hawaiki submarine cable system (Hawaiki).
Almost all of the internet data is transmitted through the submarine cables rather than satellite communication systems.
NEC has been a leading supplier of submarine cable systems for more than 50 years.
20 September 2018 - Egyptian telecommunications operator Telecom Egypt (LSE: TEEG) has closed the acquisition of Middle East and North Africa Submarine Cable from Orascom Investment Holding "OIH" through its subsidiary Egyptian International Submarine Cable company "EISCC," the company said.
E-marine, a leading firm in providing marine engineering and installation services for submarine cables in the region, recently bagged a contract from Huawei Marine Networks to install the 'Mauritius and Rodrigues Submarine Cable System' (Mars).
E-marine, a leading company in providing marine engineering and installation services for submarine cables in the region, recently bagged a contract from Huawei Marine Networks to install the 'Mauritius and Rodrigues Submarine Cable System' (Mars).
expects to grow capacity to serve data needs with the firing up of the Asia-Africa-Europe 1 (AAE-1) submarine cable system within the third quarter of the year.
Telecom Egypt has announced that its 50% subsidiary, the Egyptian International Submarine Cables Company (EISCC), has completed an agreement with Orascom Telecom Media and Technology Holding (OTMT) for the purchase of OTMT's shareholding in Middle East and North Africa Submarine Cable System (MENA-SCS) for a total value of $90m.

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