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14.9.2020 : Seabed survey commences

Since early 2019 Farice has been preparing a new submarine cable from Iceland to Europe. The seabed survey commenced on September 10th from Galway on the west coast of Ireland towards Iceland. The new cable (IRIS) will be the third cable owned and operated by Farice. 

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28.1.2019 : A new submarine cable from Iceland to Europe in preparation

The Telecommunication Fund of Iceland and Farice ehf, the operator of two submarine cables to Iceland, have recently signed a DTS (Desk Top Study) work agreement.   The DTS work involves selecting landing sites for a new submarine cable to Europe as well as project management for a seabed survey expected to take place in the year 2019.

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