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  • HC2 Announces Acquisition of Global Marine Systems Limited and Completion of Related Financing Transactions

    22-09-2014
    HC2 Holdings, Inc. ("HC2") (OTCQB: HCHC) announced today the acquisition of Bridgehouse Marine Limited ("Bridgehouse"), the parent...

  • Global Marine in the news - interview in World Expro

    03-09-2014
    An interview with Ian Douglas appears in the August edition of World Expro, the article titled ‘Get greater return from offshore communications’...

  • Global Marine Systems gains recognition for innovation and best practices at International Business Awards

    24-07-2014
    Global Marine Systems received recognition for its innovation and best practices in the field of engineering at the International Business Awards which...

  • Global Marine Systems achieves order of Distinction in health and safety awards

    17-07-2014
    Global Marine Systems has been awarded the Order of Distinction in recognition of the company’s 15th consecutive year of outstanding occupational...

  • Huawei Marine successfully delivers over half a terabyte upgrade on existing PT Telkom 3rd Route Submarine Cable System

    31-03-2014
    Huawei Marine successfully delivers over half a terabyte upgrade on existing PT Telkom 3rd Route Submarine Cable System Cable system utilizes 8 x 100...

  • Huawei Marine Successfully Completes Viatel (Flores-Corvo) Submarine Cable System in 10 months

    21-01-2014
    Huawei Marine Successfully Completes Viatel (Flores-Corvo) Submarine Cable System in 10 months Cable build enhances communications to remote Portuguese...

  • Global Marine Systems Chosen by BT for Subsea Cable Route Engineering, Survey, and Supply Services

    15-01-2014
    14 January 2014 BT CHOOSES GLOBAL MARINE SYSTEMS FOR SUBSEA CABLE ROUTE ENGINEERING, SURVEY AND SUPPLY SERVICES Global Marine will provide engineering...

  • Uninett contracts with Global Marine Systems for Arctic Circle subsea cable system installation

    21-10-2013
    For Immediate Release Uninett contracts with Global Marine Systems for Arctic Circle subsea cable system installation Cable to service the research...

  • How to build a subsea network

    09-09-2013
    Huawei Marine Systems is a joint venture between Huawei and Global Marine Systems. The article highlights the latest repeater design that has been jointly...

  • Global Marine Systems takes key role in OGA 2013 Opening Ceremony

    09-07-2013
    For Immediate Release Global Marine Systems takes key role in OGA 2013 Opening Ceremony Kuala Lumpur – 5 June, 2013 – The Asian Oil,...

  • Global Marine Systems Introduces Digital X-Ray Camera to reduce subsea cable repair times

    02-05-2013
    For Immediate Release Global Marine Systems Introduces Digital X-Ray Camera to reduce subsea cable repair times Chelmsford, UK – 2 May, 2013...

  • Global Marine Systems Announces the Addition Of XT600 Trenching System To Its Subsea Cable Fleet

    16-04-2013
    For Immediate Release Global Marine Systems Announces the Addition Of XT600 Trenching System To Its Subsea Cable Fleet Singapore – 16 April,...

  • Global Marine Systems announces the appointment of Bill Donaldson as Chief Financial Officer.

    08-04-2013
    For Immediate Release Global Marine appoints Bill Donaldson as new Chief Financial Officer Chelmsford, UK 8 April 2013 Global Marine Systems, a...

  • Visit our profile on www.offshore-technology.com

    05-04-2013
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  • Huawei Marine Announce Commercial Availability of 2nd generation Repeater and Branching Unit

    15-01-2013
    [Tian Jin, China, January 15, 2013]: Huawei Marine Networks Co. Ltd. (Huawei Marine) have announced the commercial availability of their 2nd generation...

  • 7.5 Quake Damages Fiber Optic Connections To Wrangell

    12-01-2013
    (SitNews) Ketchikan, Alaska - As a result of Friday's 7.5 earthquake, GCI lost both fiber optic connections to Wrangell. The damage affected most...

  • Prysmian acquires Global Marine Energy

    13-12-2012
    The Prysmian Group, world leader in the energy and telecom cables and systems industry, has signed an agreement to acquire 100% of Global Marine Systems...

  • Global Marine Systems Ltd solidifies its position as one of UK’s top private companies; Announces changes to Board of Directors

    06-11-2012
    London, 6 November 2012: Global Marine Systems Ltd has been named in The Sunday Times Top Track 250, a ranking of Britain's leading mid-market private...

  • Richard Hammond's Journey To The Bottom of the Ocean

    26-07-2012
    BBC One programme aired 26 July with coverage of Global Marine's Wave Sentinel, with Captain Mark Nash and Chief Cable Engineer Peter Holden. (Limited...

  • South East Asia and Indian Ocean Cable Maintenance Agreement Extended until end 2017

    15-06-2012
    Singapore, June 2012: Global Marine Systems Ltd, ASEAN Cableship Pte Ltd (ACPL) and Indian Ocean Cableship Pte Ltd (IOCPL) have renewed their submarine...

  • Global Marine Systems Ltd Celebrates Success in the RoSPA Awards

    23-04-2012
    President's award, recognising 13 consecutive Gold Awards, presented at a ceremony at the National Exhibition Centre, on Wednesday, May 16, 2012 Get...

  • A giant cable laying ship has been launched on Teesside bringing jobs and investment:

    18-04-2012
    Cable Enterprise was blessed by the Port Chaplain, Colin Worswick, and had the traditional bottle smashed off the hull. ...

  • Global Marine Systems annouces new Cable Enterprise will be available in April

    20-03-2012
    Barge will feature 4000 T carousel and A frame design suitable to launch and recover 3 meter burial plough. ...

  • Huawei Marine Networks: Seeking trend setters

    01-03-2012
    It’s been just a few years since Huawei and Global Marine Systems joined forces to create Huawei Marine Networks, but already the company has helped...

  • 20,000 Terabites Under the Sea

    29-02-2012
    Forget wireless connectivity - The Internet is all about wires. A huge network of fibre-optic cables links us to the world. ...

  • Dextrous robots toil at the bottom of the sea to safeguard the web

    24-02-2012
    A WIRED guest post by Gabriel Ruhan, CEO of Global Marine Group, on ROVs and the technology needed to do modern-day cable installation and repair.   ...

  • ASSC-1 Announce Perth to Singapore Submarine Cable System

    19-01-2012
    Huawei Marine (a Global Marine joint venture) will supply and install the system. Get pdf version   ...

  • Global Link

    16-01-2012
    Malaysia's leading newpaper, The Star, looks into the complexities of laying submarine cables that keep the world clicking with educational and very...

  • Axin and Huawei Marine Finalize Survey Agreement for Optikor Network

    16-01-2012
    A trans-Tasman link set to be completed by the end of 2013 ,Get pdf version   ...

  • Global Marine Group announces the creation of Global Marine Systems Energy Ltd:

    23-11-2011
    New Structure Will Allow Group to Address both Telecommunications and Energy Markets. Get pdf version   ...

  • Global Marine Systems ranked no. 207 in the Sunday Times HSBC Top Track 250

    17-11-2011
    First time the Chelmsford-based company enters the prestigious business league table. Get pdf version   ...

  • Extreme Telecoms

    11-10-2011
    Whether it's political conflict or tackling Arctic conditions, the telecoms industry is facing challenges on many fronts. Guy Matthews investigates.   ...

  • Sea Fibre Networks Steams Ahead with CeltixConnect ”Go-Live” Date Announced

    27-09-2011
    Multi-million euro contracts inked with NSW and Global Marine Services. Get pdf version   ...

  • China Telecom, Huawei units plan new Australia-New Zealand cable

    19-09-2011
    China Telecom, Hauwei and Huawei Marine to build a new submarine cable between Auckland and Sydney, with financing estimated at almost US$100 million.   ...

  • The Pedal:

    14-09-2011
    Global Marine 200 mile cycling challenge to raise money for Armed Forces Veterans, Help for Heroes charity. Get pdf version   ...

  • From Mataram to Kupang

    01-09-2011
    Report on the successful completion of the MATARAM-KUPANG Cable System (MKCS) which spans 1,200km, connecting five islands in the east of Indonesia.   ...

  • Global Marine Systems invests in upgrade of CS Sovereign

    13-07-2011
    New turntables will expand ship’s operational flexibility for offshore projects. Get pdf version   ...

  • Suriname-Guyana Submarine Cable System(SG-SCS) Continues Flawless Performance

    18-05-2011
    Next generation repeater design continues to meet owner's capacity and services needs. Get pdf version   ...

  • Global Marine Systems completes Trinidad job

    18-05-2011
    GMS completes Trinidad cable landing, the next milestone in the installation of the Suriname Guyana Cable System.   ...

  • Huawei Marine bags BDM cable system contract

    04-03-2011
    Huawei Marine will provide submarine telecommunication technologies to Malaysia and Indonesia for bandwidth improvement in these two countries. Link...

  • CyberSecurity: The New Battleground

    04-02-2011
    BBC Newsnight's Science Editor, Susan Watts, looks at the new cyber battleground, and includes Global Marine's CS Sovereign and Portland Depot...

  • Hundreds Turn Up for Cable Ship Open Day

    14-10-2010
    Orkney Today report and photos on 250+ people touring GMSL's CS Sovereign cable-laying vessel in Orkney, off the north coast of Scotland.   ...

  • iPad fever wraps world in wire

    30-05-2010
    The Sunday Times quotes GMSL executives in report on increasing data traffic volume and its effect on subsea telecoms cabling industry.   ...

  • Special Report: Project Kelvin

    29-07-2009
    TelecomTV'sTelecomTV's Martyn Warwick brings us a special report from Portrush, Northern Ireland, where Hibernia Atlantic are landing the latest...

  • Web in trouble?

    05-07-2009
    The Mail on Sunday features Global Marine Systems in story about hidden cables under a Cornish beach feeding the world's internet.     ...

  • What lies beneath

    01-07-2009
    Leon Walker and Chris Berridge of Global Marine explain that exploration efficiency can be improved if we understand what lies beneath the surface.       ...

  • Who Protects The Internet?

    13-03-2009
    Pull up the wrong undersea cable, and the Internet goes dark in Berlin or Dubai.... See Popular Science article featuring Global Marine!         ...

  • Meeting the Challenge:

    09-04-2008
    Personnel shortages pose problems in ROV operation and development in the oil and gas industry.   ...

  • Analyzing the Internet Collapse

    05-02-2008
    Multiple fiber cuts to undersea cables show the fragility of the Internet at its choke points.   ...

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