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Vocus’ infrastructure helps secure Australia’s digital future

Posted on September 12, 2018

ASC Government Event - Robert Mansfield AO and Senator Mitch Fifield

Vocus’ commitment to infrastructure that will secure Australia’s digital future was the focus of a Canberra parliamentary briefing, hosted by company Chairman Bob Mansfield AO. The Hon Mitch Fifield, Minister for Communications and the Arts and The Hon Sussan Ley, Assistant Minister for Regional Development…

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Vocus to construct first fibre optic cable to the Tiwi Islands

Posted on September 03, 2018

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Vocus Group Ltd (ASX: VOC) welcomes the opportunity to collaborate with the Northern Territory Government to construct a new fibre optic cable link between Darwin and the Tiwi Islands. For the first time, communities located on Melville and Bathurst Islands will have access to a reliable, high capacity…

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Vocus joins Preferred Supplier Panel (TPAs) for NSW Government

Posted on August 02, 2018

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Vocus Communications has been chosen as one of the preferred suppliers to the NSW Government for data, fixed voice and internet services, as part of the Telecommunications Purchasing Arrangements (TPAs) panel. Vocus National General Manager, Government & Strategic Projects Michael Ackland…

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The Australia Singapore Cable lay is complete

Posted on July 23, 2018

17 The Australia Singapore Cable Lay Is Complete

On Monday 23rd July, Vocus announced that the cable laying phase of the Australia Singapore Cable (ASC) system is complete, with the final splice having been completed south-east of Singapore. Vocus Group Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer Kevin Russell recognised the significance…

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Coral Sea Cable Trilateral Agreement Signed

Posted on July 12, 2018

10 Coral Sea Cable Trilateral Agreement Signed

Vocus Chairman Bob Mansfield AO met with the Prime Ministers of Australia, Solomon Islands and Papua New Guinea late yesterday at a signing ceremony for the recently announced Coral Sea Cable. Vocus has been contracted by the Australian Government to construct an international sub-marine cable between…

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Readying our Terrestrial Network for the Australia Singapore Cable

Posted on January 22, 2018

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Vocus Communications is in the process of upgrading our core domestic infrastructure to support the early customer demand for Australia Singapore Cable (“ASC”), as the project’s ready for service date draws closer. The planned upgrade is designed to deliver an additional 8TBps of capacity across the…

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Vocus involvement in Pacific Islands Cable

Posted on January 18, 2018

32 Vocus Involvement In Pacific Islands Cable

Vocus Group Limited has entered into an agreement with the Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade for a scoping study in respect of the design, construction and procurement of a submarine cable between Solomon Islands, Papua New Guinea and Australia. Vocus cable designs use the latest multi-terabit…

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