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Louis Dreyfus Armateurs Lands Windfarm Contract in France

Louis Dreyfus Armateurs (LDA), through its subsidiary Louis Dreyfus TravOcean, has been awarded its first contract related to the development of offshore windfarms in France.

Prysmian Wins Viking Link Project

Prysmian Group has received a letter of award from National Grid Viking Link Limited and Energinet, for the development of Viking Link, the first submarine cable connection between the UK and Denmark.

Editor’s Note: While the following news regarding the development of floating solar farms does not specifically discuss submarine cables, it is a potential new application for these cables.  As such, it is an important development for the industry to be aware of and SubCableWorld will track its development.

Orient Express Cable Announced

du, the Emirates Integrated Telecommunications Company (EITC) is strengthening the UAE’s bilateral relations with Pakistan, as well as the country’s presence as a connectivity hub, by enabling a new "Orient Express" submarine fibre optic cable between Pakistan and the UAE.

Subsea 7 S.A. announced the award of a sizeable (which the company defines as being between USD 50 million and USD 150) contract to Seaway 7 for the Hornsea Two offshore wind farm project by Optimus Wind Ltd., a subsidiary of the Ørsted Group, for the installation of the entire inner array grid cable system.

Nexans Qualifies HV Cable to World Record Water Depth

Nexans has completed the final type-test to qualify its state-of-the-art 420 kV XLPE subsea cable for installation at a world record depth of 550 meters.

Vocus Reports Coral Sea Cable Milestones

The 4,700km Coral Sea Cable System, which Vocus is building for the Australian Government, has achieved two major milestones, with the cable now installed at the landing sites at both Papua New Guinea and the Solomon Islands.

Equinix Opens Its Largest Data Center in Tokyo

Equinix, Inc. announced the opening of its eleventh International Business Exchange™ (IBX®) data center in Tokyo, Japan, named TY11, as part of the company's ongoing commitment to expanding its global footprint.

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