• How undersea cables are laid

    Recently there was a disruption on the SEA-ME-WE 4 cable connecting SEACOM to London through the Mediterranean Sea. Due to this we had various questions asking us exactly how undersea cables are laid. This short video explains the process SEACOM took while laying the undersea cable.

    published: 03 May 2010
  • Animation: Submarine cable system shore end

    This animation shows the landing operations of a submarine cable system.

    published: 05 Jan 2012
  • "Ile de Brehat" cable ship loading submarine cables

    The "Ile de Brehat" cable ship is loading submarine cables from the Alcatel-Lucent's submarine networks plant in Calais, France, for the WACS subamrine system. Named the West Africa Cable System (WACS), this 14,000 km-long submarine network system will bolster Internet and other communications capabilities to and from the African continent.

    published: 16 Jul 2010
  • Watch what it takes to lay Google's super-fast submarine Internet cable

    The FASTER cable linking the U.S. and Japan will have a peak capacity of 60 terabits per second when it starts operating next year. Click here to subscribe to IDG.tv: https://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=idgtv Check out our website for our full video collection: http://www.idg.tv Like IDG.tv on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/idgtv.us Follow IDG.tv on Twitter: https://twitter.com/IDGtv_US Follow us on Instagram: http://instagram.com/IDGtv Check out our Pinterest: https://www.pinterest.com/IDGdotTV

    published: 16 Jul 2015
  • Lewek Connector - World class cable installer for ABB high voltage cables

    The Lewek Connector (formerly known as the AMC Connector) is an advanced subsea installation and construction vessel capable of operating in waters up to 3000 meters. Lewek Connector sets a new standard in the subsea cable laying market. The vessel has a unique pay load capacity of 9000 tones of products, as it is equipped with two turntables for high voltage power cables or subsea umbilical´s. This makes Lewek Connector the world´s largest cable installation vessel. With this record breaking product payload capacity, Lewek Connector will be able to take on highly complex and sizeable projects. This state of the art cable laying vessel is perfectly designed for power connections to oil & gas platforms or wind parks as well as to other renewable power transfers. ABB has signed a charter...

    published: 14 Aug 2012
  • The Story of the First Ultra Modern Phone Cable Ship - AT&T Archives

    See more from the AT&T Archives at http://techchannel.att.com/archives Bonus Edition Introduction by George Kupczak of the AT&T Archives and History Center The story of the Bell System's first "ultra modern" Cable ship. Included in the film are her first cable laying assignments: the third cable across the Atlantic Ocean (Transatlantic Cable Number 3), and the first cable across the Pacific Ocean (Transpacific Cable Number 1 -- from Hawaii to Japan, via Midway, Wake and Guam). Also shown are the cables laid from Guam to the Philippines, the second Hawaiian cable back into San Luis Obispo on the California Coast, and the Vero Beach, FL to St. Thomas, V.I. cable system. The following operations are detailed in the film: cable manufacture, cable loading, repeater splicing, and cable laying...

    published: 02 Oct 2012
  • TE SubCom - Undersea Cable Network - Marine Services

    Overview of SubCom's Marine Services, including fiber optic cable route surveys, permitting, installation, training, recovery and maintenance. www.subcom.com

    published: 27 Sep 2011
  • RENE DESCARTES - Orange Marine cable layer ship

    The France flagged ORANGE MARINE cable layer RENE DESCARTES arrived to the port of Kitakyushu. フランス船籍の海底ケーブル敷設船が北九州港響灘南埠頭に到着しました。フランステレコム傘下のOrange Marineの RENE DESCARTES は哲学者のルネ・デカルトの名前を冠した2002年建造のケーブル船です。朝の入港を撮るために光の条件は悪いのですが、他に撮影できる場所がなくてここから撮影するしかありませんでした。風も強くて揺れてしまった事もあって残念な出来になりました。次の機会に良い時間帯か、または良い場所で撮りたいと思います。サムネイル画像にはこの日下関で撮影した友人から写真を提供していただきました(下関から撮るべきでしたorz)、感謝。 RENE DESCARTES MMSI: 226291000 IMO: 9248100 Callsign: FNWZ Type: Cable layer GT: 13,864 tons DWT: 8,208 tons Built: 2002 Yard: HANJIN HEAVY INDUSTRIES Size: 142.5m × 22m Flag: France Filmed date: 2015/06/07 Camera: Panasonic HC-V210M Thanks for watching. Feel free to click like and subscribe. このチャンネルでは船舶と航空機の動画をほぼ毎日1本UPしています。【チャンネル登録】をお待ちしております。 I created this video with the YouTube Video Editor (http://www.youtub...

    published: 08 Jun 2015
  • offshore Cable Layer ATALANTI 5BYY2 IMO 8661616 outbound Emden with filled cable tank Kabelleger

    http://www.marinetraffic.com/en/ais/details/ships/shipid:144819/mmsi:212279000/vessel:ATALANTI/_:90edd4dc50678df68bf911196fe5240f

    published: 22 Sep 2016
  • laufuman( cable lay from cable ship to lay barge)

    cable transfer to cable lay barge .

    published: 02 Aug 2015
  • TE SubCom - Installation Animation - Undersea Fiber Optic Cable

    This animation depicts a standard undersea fiber optic cable installation, deployed from one of TE SubCom's cable ships and buried with our submersible plows and ROVs.

    published: 23 Sep 2011
  • From the seabed to the cloud: constructing the most advanced cable laying vessel

    The story behind NKT Victoria, the most advanced cable laying vessel.

    published: 30 May 2017
  • ILE DE RE - ALDA MARINE cable layer ship

    The France flagged ALDA MARINE cable layer ship ILE DE RE shifted to Moji from Tachinoura in the Kanmon Strait in the rain. フランス船籍の海底ケーブル敷設船 ILE DE RE が太刀浦岸壁から門司4号岸壁へシフトするところを撮影しました。残念ながら黄砂の中の雨でした。ブリッジの下には Alda Marine 社と Louis Dreyfus Armateurs 社のロゴマークがありました。イル・ド・レはフランスの島「レ島」からきていると思われます。 ※本船を撮影した時点ではたしかにフランス船籍だったのですが、その1~2日後には寄港中の門司港においてインドネシア船籍へ変更されたようです。 ILE DE RE Type: CABLE LAYER IMO: 8200278 MMSI: 226337000 GT: 14,091 tons DWT: 4,500 tons Built: 1982 Yard: NORDIC YARDS WISMAR ( Germany ) Flag: FRANCE Camera: Panasonic HC-VX980M 1080/60p Filmed date: 2017/5/10 I created this video with the YouTube Video Editor (http://www.youtube.com/editor)

    published: 11 May 2017
  • Cable Ship Retriever seatrials in Finland

    Cable Ship Retriever, Gobal Marine Cable Retriever is a purpose designed, all stern working cable ship, equipped with a remotely operated vehicle (ROV). Stationed in the Far East, the 131.30 metre long vessel provides repair and maintenance services for cable owners in the South East Asia and Indian Ocean Cable Maintenance Agreements (SEAIOCMA) region. She has a storage capacity of some 1361 cubic metres and a load capacity of 2,475 tonnes of cable.

    published: 19 Jul 2009
  • [Cable Ship] C S Long Lines laying first transatlantic cable

    Cable Ship (CS) Long Lines Shows the Bell System's modern cable ship laying Transatlantic Cable No. 3 and Transpacific Cable No. 1 from Hawaii to Japan. Shows also the cable links from Guam to the Philippines, the second Hawaiian cable into San Luis Obispo and the Florida-Virgin Islands system. VS C.S. Long Line ship. 12:01:19:28 Pan over blueprint of enormous ship with helicopter landing and helicopter on deck. 12:02:05:29 Architects building models in studio. 12:02:19:11 Series of shots shows model of structure assembled in phases. Possibly part of a ship. 12:02:44:02 Man drops miniature anchor through hull of model ship. 12:03:39:19 CU high-powered flame cuts through sheet of metal. 12:05:12:03 Enormous piece of ship being craned into place. 12:05:42:10 Low angle looks up at me...

    published: 22 Mar 2015
  • Pensarn Beach and cable laying boat

    Aerial views over the fantastic beach at Pensarn and the cable layer ship/boat currently moored up there for whatever reason cable layers need messing about with. Pensarn is a suburb of Abergele in Conwy County Borough, Wales. It has a population of around 2,000. The name Pensarn means 'end of the causeway' in English. The crossing of Morfa Rhuddlan was facilitated by a causeway near the sea, located at this point. This causeway was later flanked by the holiday developments along the coast. Pensarn is served by Abergele and Pensarn railway station, the A55 and National Cycle Route 5 Music courtesy of www.freestockmusic.com Gear used is a DJi F450 quadcopter, Naza Controller, RC Logger FPV system, DX7 controller. Thanks for watching, feel free to rate, comment and subscribe.

    published: 08 Apr 2013
How undersea cables are laid

How undersea cables are laid

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  • Duration: 1:08
  • Updated: 03 May 2010
  • views: 413665
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Recently there was a disruption on the SEA-ME-WE 4 cable connecting SEACOM to London through the Mediterranean Sea. Due to this we had various questions asking us exactly how undersea cables are laid. This short video explains the process SEACOM took while laying the undersea cable.
https://wn.com/How_Undersea_Cables_Are_Laid
Animation: Submarine cable system shore end

Animation: Submarine cable system shore end

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  • Duration: 3:59
  • Updated: 05 Jan 2012
  • views: 119375
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This animation shows the landing operations of a submarine cable system.
https://wn.com/Animation_Submarine_Cable_System_Shore_End
"Ile de Brehat" cable ship loading submarine cables

"Ile de Brehat" cable ship loading submarine cables

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  • Duration: 2:55
  • Updated: 16 Jul 2010
  • views: 39811
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The "Ile de Brehat" cable ship is loading submarine cables from the Alcatel-Lucent's submarine networks plant in Calais, France, for the WACS subamrine system. Named the West Africa Cable System (WACS), this 14,000 km-long submarine network system will bolster Internet and other communications capabilities to and from the African continent.
https://wn.com/Ile_De_Brehat_Cable_Ship_Loading_Submarine_Cables
Watch what it takes to lay Google's super-fast submarine Internet cable

Watch what it takes to lay Google's super-fast submarine Internet cable

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  • Duration: 2:57
  • Updated: 16 Jul 2015
  • views: 52464
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The FASTER cable linking the U.S. and Japan will have a peak capacity of 60 terabits per second when it starts operating next year. Click here to subscribe to IDG.tv: https://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=idgtv Check out our website for our full video collection: http://www.idg.tv Like IDG.tv on Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/idgtv.us Follow IDG.tv on Twitter: https://twitter.com/IDGtv_US Follow us on Instagram: http://instagram.com/IDGtv Check out our Pinterest: https://www.pinterest.com/IDGdotTV
https://wn.com/Watch_What_It_Takes_To_Lay_Google's_Super_Fast_Submarine_Internet_Cable
Lewek Connector - World class cable installer for ABB high voltage cables

Lewek Connector - World class cable installer for ABB high voltage cables

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  • Duration: 2:21
  • Updated: 14 Aug 2012
  • views: 27350
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The Lewek Connector (formerly known as the AMC Connector) is an advanced subsea installation and construction vessel capable of operating in waters up to 3000 meters. Lewek Connector sets a new standard in the subsea cable laying market. The vessel has a unique pay load capacity of 9000 tones of products, as it is equipped with two turntables for high voltage power cables or subsea umbilical´s. This makes Lewek Connector the world´s largest cable installation vessel. With this record breaking product payload capacity, Lewek Connector will be able to take on highly complex and sizeable projects. This state of the art cable laying vessel is perfectly designed for power connections to oil & gas platforms or wind parks as well as to other renewable power transfers. ABB has signed a charter agreement with EMAS AMC for this World Class Installer. For more details, please visit: http://www.abb.com/product/us/9AAF401951.aspx?
https://wn.com/Lewek_Connector_World_Class_Cable_Installer_For_Abb_High_Voltage_Cables
The Story of the First Ultra Modern Phone Cable Ship - AT&T Archives

The Story of the First Ultra Modern Phone Cable Ship - AT&T Archives

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  • Duration: 30:25
  • Updated: 02 Oct 2012
  • views: 20048
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See more from the AT&T Archives at http://techchannel.att.com/archives Bonus Edition Introduction by George Kupczak of the AT&T Archives and History Center The story of the Bell System's first "ultra modern" Cable ship. Included in the film are her first cable laying assignments: the third cable across the Atlantic Ocean (Transatlantic Cable Number 3), and the first cable across the Pacific Ocean (Transpacific Cable Number 1 -- from Hawaii to Japan, via Midway, Wake and Guam). Also shown are the cables laid from Guam to the Philippines, the second Hawaiian cable back into San Luis Obispo on the California Coast, and the Vero Beach, FL to St. Thomas, V.I. cable system. The following operations are detailed in the film: cable manufacture, cable loading, repeater splicing, and cable laying techniques. The C.S. Long Lines was launched in 1961, but started its assignments in 1963. The ship was 511 ft long, and was fitted with 3 "cable tanks", which could hold 2168 nautical miles of cable. The ship was sold by AT&T in 1997, after having laid cable on 23 missions, including 10 across the Pacific or Atlantic, from 1963 to 1992. The ship was broken up in 2003. Producer: Audio Productions, Inc. Footage courtesy of AT&T Archives and History Center, Warren, NJ
https://wn.com/The_Story_Of_The_First_Ultra_Modern_Phone_Cable_Ship_At_T_Archives
TE SubCom - Undersea Cable Network - Marine Services

TE SubCom - Undersea Cable Network - Marine Services

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  • Duration: 6:44
  • Updated: 27 Sep 2011
  • views: 144513
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Overview of SubCom's Marine Services, including fiber optic cable route surveys, permitting, installation, training, recovery and maintenance. www.subcom.com
https://wn.com/Te_Subcom_Undersea_Cable_Network_Marine_Services
RENE DESCARTES - Orange Marine cable layer ship

RENE DESCARTES - Orange Marine cable layer ship

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  • Duration: 5:36
  • Updated: 08 Jun 2015
  • views: 1210
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The France flagged ORANGE MARINE cable layer RENE DESCARTES arrived to the port of Kitakyushu. フランス船籍の海底ケーブル敷設船が北九州港響灘南埠頭に到着しました。フランステレコム傘下のOrange Marineの RENE DESCARTES は哲学者のルネ・デカルトの名前を冠した2002年建造のケーブル船です。朝の入港を撮るために光の条件は悪いのですが、他に撮影できる場所がなくてここから撮影するしかありませんでした。風も強くて揺れてしまった事もあって残念な出来になりました。次の機会に良い時間帯か、または良い場所で撮りたいと思います。サムネイル画像にはこの日下関で撮影した友人から写真を提供していただきました(下関から撮るべきでしたorz)、感謝。 RENE DESCARTES MMSI: 226291000 IMO: 9248100 Callsign: FNWZ Type: Cable layer GT: 13,864 tons DWT: 8,208 tons Built: 2002 Yard: HANJIN HEAVY INDUSTRIES Size: 142.5m × 22m Flag: France Filmed date: 2015/06/07 Camera: Panasonic HC-V210M Thanks for watching. Feel free to click like and subscribe. このチャンネルでは船舶と航空機の動画をほぼ毎日1本UPしています。【チャンネル登録】をお待ちしております。 I created this video with the YouTube Video Editor (http://www.youtube.com/editor)
https://wn.com/Rene_Descartes_Orange_Marine_Cable_Layer_Ship
offshore Cable Layer ATALANTI 5BYY2 IMO 8661616 outbound Emden with filled cable tank Kabelleger

offshore Cable Layer ATALANTI 5BYY2 IMO 8661616 outbound Emden with filled cable tank Kabelleger

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  • Duration: 3:35
  • Updated: 22 Sep 2016
  • views: 164
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http://www.marinetraffic.com/en/ais/details/ships/shipid:144819/mmsi:212279000/vessel:ATALANTI/_:90edd4dc50678df68bf911196fe5240f
https://wn.com/Offshore_Cable_Layer_Atalanti_5Byy2_Imo_8661616_Outbound_Emden_With_Filled_Cable_Tank_Kabelleger
laufuman( cable lay from cable ship to lay barge)

laufuman( cable lay from cable ship to lay barge)

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  • Duration: 3:28
  • Updated: 02 Aug 2015
  • views: 116
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cable transfer to cable lay barge .
https://wn.com/Laufuman(_Cable_Lay_From_Cable_Ship_To_Lay_Barge)
TE SubCom - Installation Animation - Undersea Fiber Optic Cable

TE SubCom - Installation Animation - Undersea Fiber Optic Cable

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  • Duration: 3:13
  • Updated: 23 Sep 2011
  • views: 155111
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This animation depicts a standard undersea fiber optic cable installation, deployed from one of TE SubCom's cable ships and buried with our submersible plows and ROVs.
https://wn.com/Te_Subcom_Installation_Animation_Undersea_Fiber_Optic_Cable
From the seabed to the cloud: constructing the most advanced cable laying vessel

From the seabed to the cloud: constructing the most advanced cable laying vessel

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  • Duration: 2:39
  • Updated: 30 May 2017
  • views: 834
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The story behind NKT Victoria, the most advanced cable laying vessel.
https://wn.com/From_The_Seabed_To_The_Cloud_Constructing_The_Most_Advanced_Cable_Laying_Vessel
ILE DE RE - ALDA MARINE cable layer ship

ILE DE RE - ALDA MARINE cable layer ship

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  • Duration: 4:07
  • Updated: 11 May 2017
  • views: 453
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The France flagged ALDA MARINE cable layer ship ILE DE RE shifted to Moji from Tachinoura in the Kanmon Strait in the rain. フランス船籍の海底ケーブル敷設船 ILE DE RE が太刀浦岸壁から門司4号岸壁へシフトするところを撮影しました。残念ながら黄砂の中の雨でした。ブリッジの下には Alda Marine 社と Louis Dreyfus Armateurs 社のロゴマークがありました。イル・ド・レはフランスの島「レ島」からきていると思われます。 ※本船を撮影した時点ではたしかにフランス船籍だったのですが、その1~2日後には寄港中の門司港においてインドネシア船籍へ変更されたようです。 ILE DE RE Type: CABLE LAYER IMO: 8200278 MMSI: 226337000 GT: 14,091 tons DWT: 4,500 tons Built: 1982 Yard: NORDIC YARDS WISMAR ( Germany ) Flag: FRANCE Camera: Panasonic HC-VX980M 1080/60p Filmed date: 2017/5/10 I created this video with the YouTube Video Editor (http://www.youtube.com/editor)
https://wn.com/Ile_De_Re_Alda_Marine_Cable_Layer_Ship
Cable Ship Retriever seatrials in Finland

Cable Ship Retriever seatrials in Finland

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  • Duration: 0:58
  • Updated: 19 Jul 2009
  • views: 1947
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Cable Ship Retriever, Gobal Marine Cable Retriever is a purpose designed, all stern working cable ship, equipped with a remotely operated vehicle (ROV). Stationed in the Far East, the 131.30 metre long vessel provides repair and maintenance services for cable owners in the South East Asia and Indian Ocean Cable Maintenance Agreements (SEAIOCMA) region. She has a storage capacity of some 1361 cubic metres and a load capacity of 2,475 tonnes of cable.
https://wn.com/Cable_Ship_Retriever_Seatrials_In_Finland
[Cable Ship]  C S Long Lines laying first transatlantic cable

[Cable Ship] C S Long Lines laying first transatlantic cable

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  • Duration: 11:00
  • Updated: 22 Mar 2015
  • views: 946
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Cable Ship (CS) Long Lines Shows the Bell System's modern cable ship laying Transatlantic Cable No. 3 and Transpacific Cable No. 1 from Hawaii to Japan. Shows also the cable links from Guam to the Philippines, the second Hawaiian cable into San Luis Obispo and the Florida-Virgin Islands system. VS C.S. Long Line ship. 12:01:19:28 Pan over blueprint of enormous ship with helicopter landing and helicopter on deck. 12:02:05:29 Architects building models in studio. 12:02:19:11 Series of shots shows model of structure assembled in phases. Possibly part of a ship. 12:02:44:02 Man drops miniature anchor through hull of model ship. 12:03:39:19 CU high-powered flame cuts through sheet of metal. 12:05:12:03 Enormous piece of ship being craned into place. 12:05:42:10 Low angle looks up at men on “Long Lines” ship, camera pans down two men in front of crowd waiting for the inauguration of the ships completion. Large countdown clock next to enormous ship. 12:05:57:22 CU red panel with two lights. Red box labeled in German “Vorsicht! Automatisches Stapellauft! [Caution! Automatic launch!]”. Light on left side of box lebeled “Schiff klar zum Stapellauf [Ship clear for launch]. Hand presses button illuminates light on right labeled “Schiff läuft ab [Ship launched]” 12:06:05:09 “Long Lines” ship leaves harbor from platform with German and American flags. 12:06:55:29 Captains of ship steering “Long Lines.” 12:07:44:18 VS interior of “Long Lines” ship. 12:11:59:25 Aerial shot of Long Lines shop at sea. 12:13:19:20 Aerial shot passes over Long Lines ship at sea. 12:13:48:00 CU female architect works on blueprint of Long Lines ship. 12:15:00:20 Foreman and construction worker unfold blue print and looks and schematics of Long Lines ship. 12:16:01:21 VS construction of Long Lines ship. in early phase. 12:16:50:21 VS craning in enormous cross-section piece of Long Lines ship. VS construction of ship. 12:18:07:13 CU enormous countdown clock at 1. 12:20:08:17 Newsweek and Life magazine lying on desk; VS rooms on Long Lines ship. 12:23:51:20 Aerial Long Lines ship at sea. This movie is part of the collection: Prelinger Archives Producer: Audio Productions Production Company: American Telephone and Telegraph Co. (AT&T) Sponsor: American Telephone and Telegraph Co. (AT&T) Audio/Visual: sound, color http://atlantic-cable.com/Cableships/LongLines/
https://wn.com/Cable_Ship_C_S_Long_Lines_Laying_First_Transatlantic_Cable
Pensarn Beach and cable laying boat

Pensarn Beach and cable laying boat

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  • Duration: 3:51
  • Updated: 08 Apr 2013
  • views: 2375
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Aerial views over the fantastic beach at Pensarn and the cable layer ship/boat currently moored up there for whatever reason cable layers need messing about with. Pensarn is a suburb of Abergele in Conwy County Borough, Wales. It has a population of around 2,000. The name Pensarn means 'end of the causeway' in English. The crossing of Morfa Rhuddlan was facilitated by a causeway near the sea, located at this point. This causeway was later flanked by the holiday developments along the coast. Pensarn is served by Abergele and Pensarn railway station, the A55 and National Cycle Route 5 Music courtesy of www.freestockmusic.com Gear used is a DJi F450 quadcopter, Naza Controller, RC Logger FPV system, DX7 controller. Thanks for watching, feel free to rate, comment and subscribe.
https://wn.com/Pensarn_Beach_And_Cable_Laying_Boat
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