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  • 12 May 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Alcatel-Lucent has completed an upgrade of the Apollo undersea cable system which links the UK and France to the United States. This multiple 100 gigabit per second (Gbit/s) upgrade enhances the system’s capacity in support of the continued global explosion of data traffic and increased demand for capacity-hungry applications such as cloud computing and on-demand […]

  • 4 February 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Alcatel-Lucent has signed a turnkey contract with the Libyan International Telecommunication Company (LITC) to build a new 1,000 km undersea cable system linking the country’s capital, Tripoli, to Benghazi, and providing the broadband connectivity needed in support of ongoing efforts to revive the Libyan economy. The system will play a critical role in the reconstruction […]

  • 6 December 2012
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Alcatel-Lucent and Main One Cable Company Limited, have renewed their marine maintenance contract for Main One’s submarine cable system connecting Portugal to Nigeria over 7,000 km and contributing to enhance overall African and international connectivity. Delivering high-speed bandwidth of 1.92 Tbit/s, the Main One cable enables cost-effective access to global information, data and markets in […]

  • 9 October 2012
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Seaborn Networks has signed a turnkey contract with Alcatel- Lucent to build Seabras-1, a new 10,700 km submarine cable system that will create a direct route between New York and Sao Paulo in Brazil, with a branch to Fortaleza, Brazil. Seaborn Networks and Alcatel-Lucent have already commenced the permit acquisition and marine survey work for […]

  • 31 January 2013
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Research & Development

    Alcatel-Lucent and América Móvil, S.A.B. de C.V. (“América Móvil”), the leading wireless services provider in Latin America, are actively constructing América Móvil 1, which will be the world’s first 17,500km submarine cable system specifically designed for 100Gigabit per second (100G) transmission. Spanning over transoceanic distances, from the US to Central America and Brazil, the AMX-1 […]

  • 10 September 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Seaborn Networks and Alcatel-Lucent have announced that construction of the Seabras-1 submarine fiber optic cable system between the US and Brazil has begun. Seabras-1 system is a six-fiber pair system with an initial maximum design capacity of 60 Terabits per second. “We look forward to continuing to work closely with Alcatel-Lucent during the manufacturing and […]

  • 11 May 2012
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Alcatel-Lucent has been selected by Tonga Cable Limited to deliver an undersea cable link between the Kingdom of Tonga and its neighbor Fiji, bringing to the Tongan islands broadband services such as streaming video and high-speed Internet access to residents and tourists alike. The 837-km link with Fiji will provide Tonga with access to the […]

  • 25 April 2013
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Alcatel-Lucent and the West Africa Cable System (WACS) consortium have signed a contract for the maintenance of more than 9,000km of the WACS system linking South Africa to Portugal. In commercial service since May 2012, WACS interconnects 13 African countries, unleashing a new wave of broadband capacity on the continent and enhancing international connectivity. Under […]

  • 27 September 2013
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Alcatel-Lucent and Asia America Gateway, the cable system owned by a consortium of operators, have reaffirmed their cooperation with the signature of a contract to upgrade the Asia America Gateway (AAG) submarine cable system, covering the route from Philippines to the United States. By leveraging Alcatel-Lucent’s advanced coherent technology, the 20,000km-long AAG system will add […]

  • 23 October 2012

    Alcatel-Lucent is to provide global engineering contractor JGC Corporation and its subsidiary, PT JGC Indonesia, with advanced communications technology for a new liquefied natural gas (LNG) plant they are constructing in Indonesia for PT Donggi-Senoro LNG (DSLNG). Alcatel-Lucent’s provision of a fully integrated communications and security system will enhance the safety and security of workers […]

  • 23 January 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Alcatel-Lucent is to upgrade the EASSy submarine cable system, one of the largest and most modern systems serving Africa, with the deployment of the latest 100 gigabit-per-second (Gbit/s) technology. Alcatel-Lucent‘s 100G technology will enable the system to ultimately carry capacity in excess of 10Tbit/s, further complementing its ability to carry high volumes of data capacity […]

  • 7 October 2015
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Alcatel-Lucent is to continue to operate its undersea cables business, Alcatel-Lucent Submarine Networks (ASN), as a wholly-owned subsidiary. According to the company, ASN will continue to execute its strategic roadmap, strengthen its position in submarine cable systems for telecom applications and pursue further diversification into the Oil & Gas sector. ASN has more than 575,000 km of […]

  • 30 July 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Apollo and Alcatel-Lucent have successfully completed a field trial on the existing Apollo South system, which connects France to the United States, achieving the transmission of 7.2 terabits-per-second (Tbit/s) of data per fiber pair, based on 100 gigabit-per-second (Gbit/s) technology. Made possible by Alcatel-Lucent’s advanced optical coherent technology, the field trial demonstrated a nine fold […]

  • 21 January 2013
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Alcatel-Lucent is carrying out a major upgrade of a 9,600km trans-Pacific digital submarine cable system using advanced coherent technology. The cable, owned by 5 major carriers, provides direct connectivity from the Japanese east coast to California. The upgrade will deliver multi-terabit capability to cope with the explosion of data traffic driven by ownership of smartphones […]

  • 4 February 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Alcatel-Lucent has signed an agreement with Statoil to co-design and deliver a solution incorporating high-bandwidth communications and electrical power supply into subsea control systems for offshore oil and gas production facilities. The solution will address tiebacks – connections from offshore/onshore production facilities to subsea equipment – for oil and gas recovery. The solution developed by […]

  • 28 April 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Alcatel-Lucent and the Algerian Ministry of Post, Information Technology and Communications, have signed a turnkey agreement for the deployment of the Orval system, an over 560 km fiber-optic undersea cable that will link Oran in Algeria to Valencia, Spain. With completion expected in 2016, the 100 gigabit-per-second system will deliver an ultimate design capacity of […]

  • 11 July 2013
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Alcatel-Lucent and Telkom Indonesia have signed a contract for the development of a optic fiber network infrastructure which will connect the islands of Sulawesi, Maluku, and Papua located in the eastern part of the Indonesian archipelago. The system spanning more than 3,000 km will link the islands of Sulawesi, Maluku and Papua in the eastern […]

  • 20 March 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Alcatel-Lucent and the operator Chuan Wei are to deploy Cambodia’s first 100 gigabit-per-second fiber-optic data network as the country invests further in communications infrastructure to meet increasing demand for ultra-broadband access. Alcatel-Lucent’s provision of a 100G network to Chuan Wei will provide much-needed capacity now while paving the way for 400G capacity in the future. […]

  • 29 August 2013
    Business & Finance

    Alcatel-Lucent announced the appointment of Jean Raby as Chief Financial & Legal Officer, effective September 1, 2013. Jean Raby will relocate to Alcatel-Lucent’s headquarters in Paris. Jean Raby served as a Partner and Managing Director in the Investment Banking Division at Goldman Sachs until the end of 2012. In this position, he built relationships and […]

  • 30 April 2013
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Alcatel-Lucent and a consortium composed of Vodafone Group, Dialog Axiata, Emirates Telecommunications Corporation (Etisalat), Reliance Jio Infocomm, Omantel and Telekom Malaysia, have signed a turn-key contract to deploy a new 100 Gigabit-per-second (100G) submarine cable system to connect Oman, the United Arab Emirates, India, Sri Lanka and Malaysia. The Bay of Bengal Gateway (BBG) cable […]

  • 6 November 2012
    Business & Finance

    Alcatel-Lucent has announced the intention to sell its submarine cable business and a unit that supplies telephone systems to big companies, Reuters reported. According to Goldman Sachs analysts, the sale of the two businesses could raise up to 400 million euros. Alcatel-Lucent’s submarine business potential buyers could include Nexans, or Prysmian. As Reuters reports, the […]

  • 4 December 2014
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Alcatel-Lucent and Cinia Group, previously Corenet, the Finnish Government-owned venture, will deploy an undersea cable system that will provide the first direct cable link between the Nordic region and continental Europe. The project, named Sea Lion, calls for the deployment of a new 100G system that will span more than 1,100 km from Helsinki in Finland, […]