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Vocus signs AUD 100 mln contract to build Darwin international cable link

Monday 16 August 2021 | 08:55 CET | News
Australian operator Vocus announced that it will deliver the first international submarine cable connection into Darwin, the Northern Territory capital. The company signed construction contracts for a new AUD 100 million, 1,000km cable linking the Australia Singapore Cable (ASC) to the North West Cable System (NWCS) in Port Hedland. This is the final piece of the Darwin-Jakarta-Singapore Cable (DJSC), a system of high-capacity cables connecting Australia, Christmas Island, Indonesia, and Singapore.

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