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Wave Venture repairs cable, ships out for Canada


One of the three cable spool bays on the Wave Venture. Each bay contains nearly 1,000 kilometers of fiber optic cable of different types. The cables aboard the ship are based on client needs up and down the west coast of North America.

A repair technician for Global Marine, the operator of the Wave Venture cable repair ship, fuses the final section of undersea fiber optic cable replaced in Zimovia Strait after a Jan. 4 earthquake damaged the lines.


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