GCX – Cloud Xchange Subsea Cable – India - Project Profile
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Global Cloud Xchange (GCX), unit of Reliance Communications Ltd (RCom), is planning to build a sub-sea cable from Mumbai, Maharashtra, India to Singapore.
The project involves the laying of a 5,060km sub-sea communication cable between Mumbai and Singapore. It includes the installation of fiber-optic cables, control units and related infrastructure.
The submarine cable will have landing stations at Mumbai, Thiruvananthapuram, Kerala and Chennai, Tamil Nadu.
In January 2015, GCX shortlisted three vendors for the construction of the sub-sea cable whose names were not disclosed.
The project involves the laying of a 5,060km sub-sea communication cable between Mumbai, India and Singapore.
The US$200 million project includes the following:
1. Installation of underground fiber-optic cables
2. Installation of control units
3. Installation of equipment
4. Installation of related infrastructure
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