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Design & Construction Progressing on the LCDR

Posted on August 31, 2017

Lucky Joint

The last couple of months have been busy for the ASC project with the Singapore Land Cable Duct Run (LCDR) construction progressing well, the finalisation of the Perth LCDR design and the rapid progress of ASN’s marine system manufacturing in Europe. Following the signing of Lucky Joint Construction…

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Australia Singapore Cable on Schedule for Early Delivery

Posted on August 25, 2017

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In its results release to the ASX today, Vocus confirmed that the build of its Australia Singapore Cable (“ASC”) is scheduled to be delivered ahead of schedule. The ASC was originally scheduled to be delivered in September 2018 but the Company today confirmed that the build has less…

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ASC Beach-Head in Singapore Now Under Construction

Posted on July 20, 2017

Asc Duct Street

In June, ASC has commenced the construction of the critical on-shore network components of the system in Singapore. The ASC Program of Work is successfully running to budget and ahead of schedule with a Ready-for-Service date bought forward to July 2018. ASC has contracted Lucky Joint Construction to…

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ASC Cable Asset Now Rolling off the Production Line

Posted on July 05, 2017

Asc Cable Production

In May, ASC successfully concluded its final Technical and Engineering Design Review with its long-term network construction partner Alcatel Submarine Networks (ASN) at their manufacturing facilities in Calais, France and Greenwich, United Kingdom. The ASC Project Team was led by Mat Shields – Technical…

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ASC achieves full permitting

Posted on September 14, 2015

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ASC is now fully permitted to operate the Singapore to Western Australia (via Indonesia) submarine cable after receiving the Indonesia Landing Permit approval. The ASC team recently attended the Pacific Telecommunications Council conference in Hawaii where they met with prospective customers and discussed…

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New submarine cable to link Perth & Singapore

Posted on May 01, 2013

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The ACMA has granted a non-protection zone permit to lay submarine cable off the coast of Perth. The permit is for a nationally significant fibre-optic submarine cable that will link Perth and Singapore. The permit issued by the ACMA authorises construction of a submarine cable from City Beach in…

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