Hexatronic Cables & Interconnect Systems has secured a contract with A-2-Sea Solutions Limited for the supply of rock armored submarine ribbon cable.
In the contract worth 10 million Swedish Crowns ($1.19 million), Hexatronic will supply approximately 20 km of rock armored submarine ribbon cable, for the Isle of Wight to Portsmouth installation project.
The three layer armored cable is designed to withstand demanding undersea conditions. Delivery is scheduled in November 2015, the company said in a press release.
“The contract with A-2-Sea Solutions is important for Hexatronic as we break into a new market with our comprehensive and future-proof submarine cable solutions. This agreement strengthens Hexatronic’s global presence in the subsea telecom cables industry, “says Henrik Larsson Lyon, CEO of Hexatronic Group AB.