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SUBMARINE TELECOMS ENGINEERING SINCE 2001

WFN Strategies is an ISO 9001:2015 certified designer and implementer of submarine fiber cable systems for commercial, governmental and oil & gas companies throughout the world.

We are a leading supplier of consultancy services for telecommunications systems to the industry worldwide. We are accomplished in due diligence, system design, tender package development, and contract negotiation & project management of EPIC/turnkey supply contracts for terrestrial and submarine broadband telecommunication systems. We have worked in Angola, the Arctic, Argentina, Australia, Azerbaijan, Brunei, the Caribbean, Central and North America, Egypt, Ghana, Indonesia, Malaysia, Papua New Guinea, Qatar, Russia, UAE, the Trans-Pacific, and other countries and regions. We possess extensive expertise in submarine cables since our founding in 2001.

As an independent consultant, we have no allegiances to any carrier, product, supplier or technology and are able to provide a completely objective assessment in any study undertaken. While maintaining an arm’s length relationship with all the major system suppliers in the industry, we keep abreast of each company’s current product range and future developments. The members of our team have a wealth of experience in all aspects of telecommunications systems in general, and submarine cable systems in particular. We have managed submarine cable system contracts with all of the major industry suppliers.

INDUSTRIES SERVED

PRODUCTS & SERVICES

  • Due Diligence and System Valuation

  • Desktop Study and Site Visits

  • Cable Route Engineering

  • System Engineering and Design

  • RFP Development

  • Contract Adjudication and Negotiation

  • Client Representation for Route Survey, Cable Load-Out and Cable Ship Operations

  • System Implementation and Commissioning

  • Maintenance Planning

COMPANY MILESTONES

112

Telecommunications

Projects

65

International

Clients

20

Regional

Systems

12

Transoceanic

Systems

INDUSTRY FIRSTS

Arctic

First-ever submarine fiber optic cable system connecting Prudhoe Bay and Nome, Alaska

Arctic

System design, engineering, permitting, tender development and adjudication, and implementation of the first-ever 1,900 km repeatered submarine fiber optic network connecting the Alaskan Arctic of Prudhoe Bay and Nome.

Browse Basin

First-ever inter-platform submarine fiber optic cable system in Browse Basin, Australia

Browse Basin

System design, engineering, tender development and adjudication of the first-ever Browse Basin platform submarine cable system in Australia

Caspian Sea

First-ever inter-platform submarine fiber optic cable system in the Caspian Sea, Azerbaijan

Caspian Sea

System design, engineering, and implementation and commissioning of the first-ever submarine cable to an inter-platform cable system in the Caspian Sea

Eastern Caribbean

First-ever submarine fiber optic cable system in Eastern Caribbean

Eastern Caribbean

Provided routing design and engineering for landing points for the first-ever Eastern Caribbean Fibre-optic submarine cable system

Gulf of Mexico

First-ever inter-platform submarine fiber optic cable system in the Gulf of Mexico, USA

Gulf of Mexico

System design, engineering, permitting, tender development and adjudication, implementation, commissioning and maintenance of the first-ever 1,200 km submarine cable system to a platform in the Gulf of Mexico

Pacific

First-ever submarine fiber optic cable system linking the islands of American Samoa

Pacific

System design, engineering, permitting, tender development and adjudication, implementation and commissioning of the first-ever submarine cable linking the islands of American Samoa

ACCREDITATIONS & CERTIFICATIONS

PRESS RELEASES

WFN Strategies Makes Inc. 5000

Named as one of the Fastest-Growing Companies in America STERLING, VIRGINIA – August 16, 2017 – For the third time, WFN Strategies has been named to Inc. Magazine’s 36th Annual Inc. 5000 list, recognizing it [...]

WFN Strategies to Accomplish Hudson Bay Submarine Cable Study

  Company’s first submarine cable study for mining industry 10 April 2017 STERLING, VIRGINIA –  WFN Strategies has been selected by Ambra Solutions to accomplish a study for a prospective submarine cable connecting Canada’s Nunavut [...]

WFN Strategies Achieves ISO 9001 Certification

World’s first submarine cable implementation company to achieve certification 20 March, 2017 STERLING, VIRGINIA –  WFN Strategies has gained international recognition for its quality management system. Submarine cable system implementation company WFN Strategies has, after [...]

WFN Strategies Featured in Oil Review Middle East Magazine

WFN Strategies’ Managing Director, Wayne Nielsen, was featured in the November issue of Oil Review Middle East Magazine entitled, “A Closer Look at Communications Costs.” Written by staff writer, Vaughan O’Grady, the article suggests that [...]