Main One Cable System

Case Study

The Challenge

Completing a pioneering system in a region of the world where similar systems did not previously exist

Situation

Main One Cable Company understood the importance of selecting a supplier that was not only capable of installing a system of such magnitude but one that also comprehended the inherent cross-culture subtleties involved and could maintain flexibility when faced with the challenges of working with an emerging company. 

Solution

TE’s Subsea Cable System

The 6,800 km subsea cable system delivered much-needed, high-capacity broadband connectivity to countries between Portugal and the west coast of Africa, increasing Internet access and significantly reducing costs for individuals and businesses alike. 

SubCom understood our challenges as a privately funded startup company pioneering this kind of project in our part of the world.
Funke Opeke,
CEO of Main One Cable Company