“Everything you wanted to know about fiber but were afraid to ask” webinar presented by OFS
In a recent proof-of-concept field trial, Verizon and NEC Corporation were able to use network infrastructure with existing fiber optic cables already laid in the ground as distributed optical sensors to collect information....first time and longest distance that such sensing data has been collected
“Beyond our proven Distributed Acoustic Sensing benefits such as monitoring train location and detecting wheel flats, cable theft, and trespass, this project expands into previously unexplored areas of rail monitoring," said AP Sensing Director of Research and SpectRail project leader Dr. Gareth Lee
OptaSense recently partnered with FIMA, a leading intelligent infrastructure solutions company in the Baltic Sea region, to provide border surveillance along the Lithuania - Belarus border.
Ditch Witch’s new 24,000-pound thrust/pullback JT24 horizontal directional drill fills the gap between the company’s JT20 and JT25 drills, and is aimed at the on-fire fiber optic installation market, along with gas and water.