Energy cables news

Pharos combine subsea tools to offer faster solutions

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22 Jun 2017
 | Region: 
Europe (Iceland, UK)
 | Topic: 
Projects, New Products

Subsea cable installation equipment supplier, Pharos Offshore Group, have paired their trenching and deburial systems with a rugged cable retrieval grab to aid the offshore industry with a simple to use and quick to mobilise solution for recovering damaged subsea products and out of service cables.

Hydrogen vessel gets Prysmian cables

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22 Jun 2017
 | Region: 
Europe
 | Topic: 
Projects

Energy Observer, a hydrogen powered catamaran, has been fitted with Prysmian cables.

Tekmar to supply cable protection on Blythe windfarm

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22 Jun 2017
 | Region: 
Europe (UK)
 | Topic: 
Projects

UK-based cable protection systems (CPS) supplier, Tekmar Energy, has been awarded a contract by VBMS, a subsidiary of Royal Boskalis Westminster, to supply its seventh generation of TekLink CPS, bellmouths, cover disks and hang-offs on Blyth Offshore Demonstrator Wind Farm Project.

TE Subcom snags 5-year contract with 14 cable operators

CRU Subscriber Content
16 Jun 2017
 | Region: 
Global
 | Topic: 
Projects

Subsea cable producer, TE SubCom, a part of Switzerland'sTE Connectivity company said it has been awarded the South Pacific Marine Maintenance Agreement (SPMMA), a five-year service agreement with 14 cable operators in the region.

Chile retenders Austral project; talks to Huawei on China cable

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16 Jun 2017
 | Region: 
Central & South America (Chile)
 | Topic: 
Projects

Subtel (Subsecretaría de Telecomunicaciones), Chile's telecommunications regulator, said that the over 3,000 km Fibra Optica Austral project was retendered on May 17, to coincide with World Telecommunications Day.

SMD Upgrades subsea vehicle for Prysmian

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08 Jun 2017
 | Region: 
Europe (UK)
 | Topic: 
Corporate, Projects

Following an extensive upgrade and modernisation programme, a remotely operated vehicle designed and manufactured by UK-based subsea engineering specialist Soil Machine Dynamics (SMD) has successfully completed its first round of projects burying offshore power cables.

ZTT wins tender for Chinese offshore windfarm

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08 Jun 2017
 | Region: 
Asia (China)
 | Topic: 
Projects

China's Jiangsu Zhongtian Technologies (ZTT) has received an award to supply cables for a major offshore windfarm in China.

ASN to build 8,850 km IOX cable

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08 Jun 2017
 | Region: 
Africa (South Africa, Mauritius), Asia (India)
 | Topic: 
Projects

Alcatel Submarine Networks (ASN) is to construct and install the 8,850 kilometre Indian Ocean Exchange (IOX) subsea cable system. 

EIB completes financing for Nordlink with Statnett

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07 Jun 2017
 | Region: 
Europe (Germany, Norway)
 | Topic: 
Projects

The European Investment Bank (EIB) has signed a €300 million ($338 million) loan agreement with Norwegian transmission system operator Statnett for the completion of the NordLink interconnector between Germany and Norway.