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Purebroadband to Use CityFibre’s Dark Fibers in Hull

Hull-based wireless internet provider Purebroadband says it will be the first Internet Service Provider to use CityFibre’s dark fiber backbone connectivity network to power its wireless mast sites throughout the city. The partnership will significantly boost internet speeds and network efficiency to thousands of businesses and homes using Pure’s services in Hull. Hull is a city and unitary authority area…

Fiber Optic Market Update 2015 March 29

CenturyLink plans to equip 505 Utah housing developments with FTTH FierceTelecom reports that CenturyLink has some ambitious plansin Salt Lake City to expand its 1 Gbps fiber-to-the-home (FTTH) service by bringing it to 505 new multi-unit housing developments this year in Utah. The service provider is not going about it alone in expanding its FTTH service to more residential users….

Emtelle Strengthens its Fiber Optic Business

Duct, Blown fiber and FTTx solution provider Emtelle has revealed investment plans to expand fiber optic business in view of the growing demand in the markets. Emetelle will invest millions of pounds at its Hawick factory to ensure that it remains a world leader in the fiber optics industry. More than 5 million British Pounds are being pumped into the…

CityFibre Completes First Phase of FTTP Network in York

UK based CityFibre Infrastructure Holdings Plc together with its joint venture partners Sky and Talk Talk have completed the first phase of installation of fiber to the premise network in the City of York. Deployment of fiber optic infrastructure in the city will continue. CityFibre is a leading designer, builder, owner and operator of fiber optic infrastructure in UK. The…

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OFS Starts One More Fiber Optic Cable Factory in Russia

OFS had announced the start of one more fiber optic cable factory in Maslovski Industrial Zone of Voronezh in Russia. OFS, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Furukawa Electric Co., Ltd in collaboration with its Russian partner Sviazstroy-1 already have a fiber optic cable factory. With the addition of this new fiber cable manufacturing unit, the partners become strong in Russian fiber…

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Battle for Metroweb Gains Momentum in Italy

Reuters reports about the movement by Telecom Italia to revive talks to take over the fixed-line broadband provider Metroweb after its rival Vodafone’s attempts to buy a stake in the group. Buying a stake in Metroweb, which owns the biggest fiber-optic network in Italy’s business capital Milan, could ultimately determine who calls the shots in the multi-billion euro plan. Metroweb…

Town of Peace River to Get Telus Fiber Connection

Telus will expand construction of fiber optic networks to the Town of Peace River. Once the telecom operator finishes fiber optic network construction in the town, the community will be part of a few percent of communities in North America to get connected with the latest communication technology, reports Joanne McQuarrie in Peace River Record-Gazette. Telus will deliver high-speed broadband…

Valdor and Inteligencia form joint venture company TeleVal in Mexico

Valdor Technology International Inc. has made a joint venture company TeleVal with its Mexican partner Inteligencia. This is a 50/50 joint venture agreement that has been executed between Valdor and Inteligencia e Infraestructura En America S. A. (“Inteligencia”). The partners want to develop TeleVal as a leader in the Mexican and Latin American fibre optic technology markets. The imminent deregulation…