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MetroFibre rolls out network in Port Elizabeth with micro-trenching

Monday 24 June 2019 | 09:58 CET | News
South Africa's MetroFibre Networx announced that it has installed fibre infrastructure in the Port Elizabeth suburb of Summerstrand using micro-trenching, reports MyBroadband. Micro-trenching is a fibre-laying technique that uses specialised machines to cut a narrow and shallow trench into a road's surface, alongside the pavement where the curb and the tarmac meet, rather than traditional fibre laying techniques which require much larger trenches to be dug.

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