wiredinUSA February 2015


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One of the fastest-growing transoceanic routes has received a $500m shot in the arm with the news that Partners Group is investing in the construction of Seabras-1 project – the first direct subsea fiber optic cable between New York, USA, and São Paulo, Brazil. The link, expected to be operational within two years, has already sold substantial capacity. Full details are on page 9. String manufacturer D'Addario is hitting the right note after introducing New York Steel to its EXP acoustic strings and banjo sets. The company has re-engineered the wire drawing and manufacturing process into a new steel wire mill adjacent to its string facilities in Farmingdale, New York. Full story on page 14. And it's three cheers for Allied Wire & Cable, one of six recipients recognized for on-going support and contribution to the community. The company actively support non-profits and community-focused enterprises. Read the full story on page 16. #44 EDITOR

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wiredInUSA - February 2015


wiredInUSA - February 2015


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