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  • 26 February 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Atlantic Marine’s multi-purpose supply vessel (MPSV) UT705 Atlantic Carrier, was converted into the latest cutting edge technology cable ship. The vessel was specifically converted in 2014 for inter array cable lay operations on UK North Sea wind farm. The 82.3 meters LOA vessel has a 770 square meters deck and it’s equipped New KPOS DP […]

  • 15 September 2017
    Project & Tenders

    Vard Design has secured a ship design contract with Colombo Dockyard for Kokusai Cable Ship’s newest cable lay vessel. The vessel of VARD 9 01 design is tailor-made for installation and repair of subsea telecom cables. Built in full accordance with ClassNK and Japanese flag regulations as well as all relevant international safety and environmental […]

  • 4 October 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Soil Machine Dynamics (SMD) have signed a contract with Kokusai Cable Ship (KCS) for the design and manufacture of cable lay equipment and a plough A-frame, to be installed on KCS’s new purpose-built cable laying vessel. SMD will produce two self-fleeting drum cable engines, complete with an integrated control system, at their facilities in Newcastle […]

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

    E-marine, a provider of submarine cable installation and repair solutions in the Middle East and Sub-Continent region, has unveiled plans to expand its fleet of cable ships in 2015, with the first ship, the CS Maram, beginning dock trials ahead of its maiden voyage this year. The CS Maram, which was built in Abu Dhabi, UAE […]

  • 8 December 2014
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    Researchers from the University of Hawaii and the NOAA’s Office of National Marine Sanctuaries discovered an intact “ghost ship” in 2,000 feet of water nearly 20 miles off the coast of Oʻahu. Sitting upright, its solitary mast still standing and the ship’s wheel still in place, the hulk of the former cable ship Dickenson, later […]

  • 26 June 2019
    Business & Finance

    Colombo Dockyard has delivered the cable laying vessel built for Kokusai Cable Ship (KCS) Japan. This is the biggest ever vessel, price-wise as well as length-wise, built by Colombo Dockyard. Th CLV is 113.1 meters in length, 21.5 meters in breadth, 8.8 m depth, with a maximum load laying draught of approximately 7.1 meters has […]

  • 12 August 2012
    Business & Finance

    France Telecom-Orange has suffered a major incident on its cable-ship, the Chamarel. A fire broke out on the ship late afternoon on 8 August while returning from a repair operation on the Sat3-Safe cable off the coast of Namibia in the Atlantic Ocean. Despite the crew’s efforts to control the fire, the decision was made […]

  • 6 November 2018
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

    Baltimore-based Transoceanic Cable Ship has been awarded an approximately $36-million contract by the U.S. Navy for the time charter services of a cable-laying and repair ship. The contract, awarded by the Navy’s Military Sealift Command, Norfolk, Virginia, contains options, which if exercised, would bring the contract value to some $224 million. According to the U.S. […]

  • 12 August 2012
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    France Telecom-Orange has suffered a major incident on its cable ship, the Chamarel. A fire broke out on the ship late afternoon on 8 August while returning from a repair operation on the Sat3-Safe cable off the coast of Namibia in the Atlantic Ocean. Despite the crew’s efforts to control the fire, the decision was […]

  • 14 November 2017
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Project & Tenders

    Marine engineering company MAATS Tech has signed a contract with Colombo Dockyard to design and install a 2000te carousel on a newbuild vessel for Japanese cable installer Kokusai Cable Ship (KCS). The vessel of VARD 9 01 design is tailor-made for installation and repair of subsea telecom cables. The total cable carrying capacity is 5000 […]

  • 25 June 2020
    Vessels

    Finnish technology group Wärtsilä has been contracted by Dubai-based E-Marine, a specialist operator of cable layer vessels, to improve the efficiency of its cable layer Umm Al Anber. The comprehensive scope of solutions ordered back in May includes two Controlled Pitch Propeller (CPP) systems with control and fuel efficiency devices, two Wärtsilä tunnel thrusters, a Wärtsilä 20 auxiliary engine, and […]

  • 15 November 2017

    Japan’s Kokusai Cable Ship will add a new Vard-designed cable laying vessel to its fleet in 2019. The vessel, currently being built at Colombo Dockyard in Sri Lanka, will be capable of carrying out cable installation for future offshore wind projects in Asia. 

  • 7 May 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment

    Soil Machine Dynamics (SMD) has recently delivered a Q-Trencher 400 telecoms vehicle to United Arab Emirates-based company E-Marine. The vehicle is to be installed on E-Marine’s dedicated Submarine Cable Installation and Maintenance Vessel ‘CS Maram’, which is currently undertaking dock trials ahead of its maiden voyage later this year. SMD has supplied E-Marine with the […]

  • 29 August 2011
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance, Project & Tenders

      Xtera Communications, Inc., a leading global provider of optical networking solutions, and Kokusai Cable Ship Co., Ltd., a leading provider of marine operations services for cables,  announced that AT&T contracted the two companies to build the GOKI (Guam, Okinawa, Kyushu, Incheon) submarine cable system. Xtera will provide project management, system design, system integration and […]

  • 15 November 2017

    Japan’s Kokusai Cable Ship will add a new Vard-designed cable laying vessel to its fleet in 2019. The vessel, currently being built at Colombo Dockyard in Sri Lanka, will be capable of carrying out cable installation for future offshore wind projects in Asia. 

  • 9 September 2015
    Business & Finance, Equipment, Operations & Maintenance

    Xtera Communications has completed the loading of its second repeatered submarine cable system that will be deployed within the next 2 months in the Atlantic Ocean. This new repeatered project will go live after the successful upgrade of the High capacity, Undersea Guernsey Optical-fiber (HUGO) subsea cable system connecting Porthcurno (UK), Guernsey (UK) and Lannion (France), […]

  • 10 April 2018
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    UK-based Global Marine Group (GMG) has added the multi-purpose barge ASV Pioneer to its fleet of cable ships which will form part of CWind’s new Complete Cable Care package of services for power cable owners.

  • 30 October 2012
    Business & Finance

    WIND and Oceanteam Shipping  have announced the establishment of their new joint venture OceanWind Cable Storage Solutions. OceanWind aims to facilitate the submarine cable industry by offering its clients a full and integrated range of services comprising cable storage, cable handling, and cable transport. OceanWind’s cable storage facility is situated immediately behind the North Sea locks […]

  • 29 October 2012
    Business & Finance

    WIND and Oceanteam Shipping  have announced the establishment of their new joint venture OceanWind Cable Storage Solutions. OceanWind aims to facilitate the submarine cable industry by offering its clients a full and integrated range of services comprising cable storage, cable handling, and cable transport. OceanWind’s cable storage facility is situated immediately behind the North Sea locks […]

  • 27 September 2016
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    The crew deployed on the TE SubCom’s cable ship Dependable has rescued 14 fisherman in the Arabian Sea off the Maharashtra Coast near Mumbai, India. Namely, on September 17, Indian fishing boat FV Datta Sai sank with 16 persons aboard, no personal floatation devices and no VHF radio. The C.S. Dependable, in transit between work sites, came […]

  • 28 January 2013
    Business & Finance

    This animation depicts a standard undersea fiber optic cable installation, deployed from one of TE SubCom’s cable ships and buried with the submersible plows and ROVs. [mappress] Subsea World News Staff, January 28, 2013

  • 8 February 2012
    Business & Finance, Operations & Maintenance

    In January 2012, S. B. Submarine Systems was contracted by LS Cable & Systems (LSCS) to install 15km of bundled cables and 22km of fibre optic cables from Jindo, South of Korea. The system owner is KEPCO (Korean Electric Corporation) and the 2 segments are to be laid as part of the Jeju to Jindo […]