Superloop Completes TKO Express Subsea Cable

Superloop has completed the installation of TKO Express submarine cable between Chai Wan on Hong Kong Island and the data centre hub of Tseung Kwan O (TKO) Industrial Estate on the mainland.

The cable installation at the TKO beach manhole occurred on Sunday, with full end to end testing of the cable planned to start on Monday, February 20, 2017.

The TKO Express comprises a total of 1,728 fibre cores.

Bevan Slattery, Superloop executive chairman and CEO, said, “To see more than two years of hard work and effort in designing, planning and now finally building TKO Express culminate in
this landmark achievement is a testament to our vision to be the leading provider of digital connectivity services in the Asia Pacific region.”

The project team now move on to complete the testing and commissioning of TKO Express into the wider Hong Kong 2,000 fibre core backbone network, the company explained.

The cable is expected to be available for customer access during March 2017.

Share this article

Follow Subsea World News

Events>

<< May 2017 >>
MTWTFSS
1 2 3 4 5 6 7
8 9 10 11 12 13 14
15 16 17 18 19 20 21
22 23 24 25 26 27 28
29 30 31 1 2 3 4

IADC World Drilling 2017 Conference & Exhibition

This event showcases products like Cutting edge, drilling technology, well control, health, safety, environment, training and environment industry…

read more >

Decom Offshore 2017

Decom Offshore 2017 is expected to bring together a global audience of over 400 key representatives from the late life and decommissioning…

read more >

IMCA ROV SEMINAR

This seminar is designed to assist IMCA members in dealing with these, with a programme of technical and operational topics affecting…

read more >

Offshore Wind Energy 2017

In 2017, EWEA and RenewableUK will join forces to bring you the greatest conference and exhibition Europe has ever known in the history…

read more >